2011 Communications/Technology Vice President
Annie Blatz, ABR, CBR, CIPS, CRB
Kinlin Grover GMAC Real Estate
1990 Main Street
Brewster, MA 02631
Annie Blatz of Brewster, branch executive of Kinlin Grover GMAC Real Estate in Brewster and Yarmouth Port, has been appointed Communications/Technology focus area vice president for the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® for 2011.
As vice president for Communications/Technology, Blatz is responsible for coordinating the initiatives of the MAR Business Plan relative to the Association’s communications and technology programs. In addition, she will act as a liaison between leadership and all MAR work groups formed for communications and/or technology programs. She automatically becomes a member of the MAR Executive Committee and Board of Directors as a result of his appointment as a focus area vice president.
An MAR director since 2004, Blatz was the vice president of Legal Affairs/Business Development in 2010. Prior to that, Blatz was the Cape Cod & Islands Region Vice President in 2008 & 2009. In 2008, Blatz was a member of the Business Development Committee and has been a member and chair of the Communications Committee. In recent years she has been a member of the Professional Standards and Business Planning Committees. Blatz is also a member of the International Council.
On the local level, Blatz served as president of the CCIAOR in 2007, and was the recipient of the CCIAOR REALTOR® of the Year Award in 2006.
At the national level, Blatz has been a member of the National Association of REALTORS® Resort and Second Homes Forum since 2006 and is the committee’s 2011 chair. She is a member of Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) Advisory Group, and a member of the 2010 NAR Leadership Academy. In 2007, she was chair of NAR’s Large Board Sub Forum and its vice chair in 2006.
A REALTOR® since 1984, Blatz has earned her Accredited Buyer Representative Manager (ABRM), Certified Buyer Representative (CBR), Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS), Resort & Second Home Property Specialist (RSPS), Transnational Referral Certification (TRC), and Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB) professional real estate designations.