Industry Relations

RPR’s Industry Relations team provides simple solutions to an Association’s or MLS’s marketing, social media and advocacy initiatives, plus MLS integration and data share options. Let us show you how, together, we can leverage the platform’s powerful data, tools, analytics and reports to help REALTORS® and staff reach their goals.

Ron France, Vice President of Industry Relations

A pioneer in real estate internet marketing, Ron founded HomeTours.com in 1993. Later, he was part of the launch team responsible for rolling out Realtor.com to MLSs across the nation. While at Realtor.com, Ron became Director of Sales and Major Account Manager for Move Inc. Following Realtor.com, Ron joined […]

Andrea Goodhart, Director of Industry Relations

Andrea joined RPR in June 2011 with more than 25 years experience in the real estate industry. Beginning her career at Multi-List/McGraw-Hill, Andrea served in project management and client services positions. She then served as vice president for Real-Comp, a Texas-based provider of […]

Ernie Bottom, Director of Industry Relations

After 10 years on the radio, Ernie traded in his “45s” and jumped into real estate marketing, first in 1987 when he joined The Enterprise, Ltd., a developer of real estate marketing products. Later, Ernie joined the broker divisions of Realtor.com and then Fidelity National Financial. In 2009, he joined RPR’s Industry […]

Laurie Register, Director of Industry Relations

Laurie brings 25 years of marketing communications experience to RPR’s Industry Relations team. She works closely with communications, education and advocacy professionals to deliver resources that help REALTORS® succeed in the marketplace, as well as those that strongly support the needs […]

Veronica L. McManus, Director of Industry Relations

Veronica earned her real estate license in 1993 and quickly achieved award-level success by building a solid repeat and referral business, accounting for 95% of her sales. Veronica served as the education director for a multi-office franchise, an officer and program presenter for the Women’s Council of […]