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NAR’s top exec to speak at Connect

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Longtime National Association of Realtors staffer Dale Stinton became CEO of the powerful real estate trade group in late 2005. Stinton has overseen the association during a challenging time of changing markets and a lengthy legal battle with the Justice Department. The CEO previously served as chief financial officer and chief information officer for NAR, and has worked with the trade group for more than 20 years. He has served on the board of directors of RE FormsNet, the association's electronic forms business, as well as Sentrilock, the association's lockbox business. He also has served as co-chairman of the Real Estate Transaction Standards Cross Industry Standards Group. Stinton will speak at Real Estate Connect in San Francisco, July 31-Aug. 3, on a panel with Zillow co-founder and CEO Rich Barton. Here are Stinton's answers to a set of questions posed by Inman News: What was your first job? Summer job - Rebar Assistant - basically a steelworker. You took over the NAR reins in...