Quad Cities IA/IL (PRWEB) October 03, 2012
Mel Foster Co. is pleased to congratulate Don Marple of their Kimberly Road office who was elected as the President of the Iowa Association of REALTORS® and Jon Yocum of their Bettendorf office who was elected Treasurer of the Iowa Association of REALTORS® at the annual convention held September 25-28 in Ames, Iowa.
Don Marple is licensed in Iowa and a member of the Quad City Area REALTOR® Association and the Iowa Association of REALTORS®. He has over 34 years of real estate experience and has his CRS, GRI and E-Pro designations. Don served as Treasurer for the Iowa Association of REALTORS® before his election to President. He has served as a past president of the Greater Davenport Board of REALTORS® (now known as the Quad City Area REALTOR® Association) and was recognized as REALTOR® of the Year with the GDBR. Don also served as a commissioner of the State of Iowa Real Estate Commission.
Jon Yocum is licensed in Iowa and is a member of the Quad City Area Realtor® Association and the Iowa Association of Realtors®. He has over 24 years of real estate experience. Jon served as Secretary/Treasurer in 2008 and Chairman in 2009 for the Quad City Area REALTOR® Association, and was named REALTOR® of the Year in 2004 and 2009. He has served as Chairman for 14 years for the Student Built Home Project. A program sponsored by the Quad City Area REALTOR® Association in cooperation with the Quad Cities Home Builders Association, Scott Community College, Davenport and North Scott Community School Districts, lenders, business leaders, vendors, merchants and media.
Founded in 1921, Mel Foster Co. is a Real Estate Leader of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois serving Davenport, Bettendorf, Moline, Rock Island and the surrounding Quad City area, and it is one of Iowa’s largest independently owned real estate company. The company specializes in residential sales and offers services in insurance, commercial, farm and land sales, land development, relocation, career development, and new construction. Visit their website at http://www.melfosterco.com for more information.