In the latest episode of The RENEW Podcast, hosted by Lauren Martin, Sales Director at RentSpree and Founder of RENEW, shines a spotlight on Katie Smithson, the Chief Revenue Officer at California Regional MLS (CRMLS).
The discussion primarily focuses on Katie's remarkable career journey and the lessons she learned along the way. Katie Smithson's impressive 14-year career in the real estate industry began with diverse roles that provided her with a well-rounded perspective. From her early days waiting tables and working at a cell phone company to selling forklifts at a dealership, Katie accumulated valuable experience in sales and marketing. Eventually settling in Knoxville, Tennessee, she entered the real estate sector, where her varied background proved to be an asset in her journey toward success.
Katie highlights the importance of balancing career aspirations and personal goals throughout the podcast. Drawing from her own experiences, she emphasizes the significance of setting goals and focusing on personal growth. Katie's achievements, including her roles at Zillow and California Regional MLS, demonstrate that dedication and a strategic approach are crucial in attaining success in the real estate industry. She encourages individuals to cultivate their skills and continuously seek opportunities for growth, both professionally and personally.
Katie Smithson's inspiring career journey exemplifies the power of perseverance and the rewards of overcoming challenges in the real estate industry.
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