Sherry Chris on leading from strength, not gender

BH&GRE CEO talks issues, leadership and how to crack the old boys club
  • “When you lead, you must lead, not cheerlead.”
  • “I like to win, but I like to win fairly.”
  • Her strategy focuses on recruiting millennials, younger brokers.

Nice but tough, Sherry Chris talks to Brad Inman about industry issues, gender politics and leadership. Canadian-Irish, Chris was appointed president and CEO of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC in October of 2007. She has more than 30 years of real estate experience, including significant senior management positions in the areas of sales, marketing, new technologies and franchise management.