Ron Travis, along with his partner David Coupland, opened RE/MAX Gulfstream Realty in 1992. Ron Travis and Dave Coupland received the RE/MAX International Broker/Owner of the Year award in 2008. In 1995 they were awarded the Broker/Owners of the year for the Florida RE/MAX Region and were given the honor again in 2005. They were also recognized by the RE/MAX Florida region in 1996 with the Hustle Award for company growth, with the Eagle Award in 2002 and the Premier Community Citizenship Award in 2003 for their companyâ€™s outstanding fundraising efforts on behalf of the Children's Miracle Network after raising over $100,000 for the childrenâ€™s charity.
In January, 2008, RE/MAX Gulfstream Realty merged with RE/MAX Properties owned by Tim and Judy Crowley to form RE/MAX Alliance Group. With 6 offices and 300 agents, RE/MAX Alliance Group is the largest RE/MAX office in the state of Florida. Ron, as broker/partner, is on the Board of Directors of RE/MAX Alliance Group with Peter Crowley as president of the newly formed organization.
- Entered Real Estate in 1973
- Lifelong Resident
- Graduated from Furman University
- 3rd Generation Florida Realtor
Ron's children, Jay and Christy Travis, joined RE/MAX in 2001 after graduating from Florida State University becoming the 4th generation of the family in the real estate business. They are consistently one of the highest ranked teams in the state.
- Manatee Association of Realtors Involvement:
Served as President
- Other Real Estate Involvement:
5 year National Director for the National Association of REALTORS
1993 â€œREALTOR of the Yearâ€ for the Manatee Association of REALTORS
Holds Certified Residential Broker (CRB) Designation
- Community Involvement
Supports Childrenâ€™s Miracle Network
- Hobbies & Personal Interest
Enjoys family time, especially with his 3 grand daughters