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NAR selects new chief executive

Dale Stinton to lead national trade group

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Longtime National Association of Realtors staffer Dale Stinton will be the new CEO of the powerful real estate trade group, Inman News has learned. Stinton, who has served as chief financial officer and chief information officer for NAR, has worked for the association for more than 23 years. His areas of responsibility have been Information Technology Systems, Information Central, Finance and Tax Management, NRDS, E-Commerce, and Building/Facilities Management. Stinton will become NAR's chief executive officer and executive vice president on Nov. 1, according to an internal association memo. NAR's search committee worked from a list of possible candidates and came up with the final selection, which was approved by the association's leadership team. "I believe Dale's selection is an outstanding endorsement from the membership of our culture and performance and as such is a complement to us all," NAR's outgoing CEO Terrence McDermott wrote in the office memo. Stinton has served on the ...