Photo of Jim HarrisonWe’re happy to announce that James Harrison, RCE, CAE, CEO of MLSListings Inc., the biggest MLS in Silicon Valley, has signed on as outside director. Harrison will attend Board of Directors meetings and directly collaborate with ARMLS on important initiatives.

Harrison has a long and distinguished career of service and innovation within the real estate industry. He is a 30-year real estate industry veteran with vast REALTOR® association and regional MLS management experience in the states of California, Texas and Virginia. Currently serving on the Advisory Board for Realtors Property Resource® (RPR), James is also on the MLS Executive Advisory Board to the National Association of REALTORS Leadership Team, the Executive Advisory Committee for MOVE.com, the NAR Corporate Ally Program Advisory Board and the Silicon Valley Alliance of Chief Executives. He also serves as the CAP Advisory Board liaison to the NAR Association Executive Committee.

“It’s an honor to welcome Jim to our board,” said Matthew Consalvo, Chief Operating Officer of ARMLS. “He’s a nationally recognized leader in our field and a great advocate for the value and influence of MLSs.”

“I’ve been watching ARMLS’s expansion for quite some time,” added Harrison. “We share a similar vision of how important it is to deliver technology-based solutions in order to continuing moving the real estate industry into the future. I’m honored to join the board and look forward to everything we will accomplish together.”

Harrison and his fellow board members will guide ARMLS at a time when the industry is evolving at an unprecedented pace. ARMLS has a long tradition of innovation and collaboration in the MLS world and currently serves over 39,000 agents within the state of Arizona. By taking a technology-forward approach, ARMLS provides subscribers with the tools necessary to navigate an ever-changing marketplace.