Anniston real estate franchise up for big awards

Global real estate franchiser, ERA Real Estate, has named Anniston's ERA King Real Estate Company, Inc., a finalist for two national awards: the 2013 Gene Francis Memorial Award for Top-All Around Company and the Innovation Award for Pioneering Business Concepts. The awards will be presented in March at the ERA 2014 International Business Conference in Los Angeles"Everett and Anna King, owners of ERA King Real Estate, are true brand ambassadors of ERA Real Estate and have been for years, since joining our brand in 1994," said Charlie Young, president and CEO of ERA Franchise Systems LLC.{}The Gene Francis Memorial Award is named after a co-founder of ERA Real Estate and is the highest honor given to an ERA company"We are very proud of the fact that we are always moving our company forward in the spirit of growth," said Everett King.{}The winning company will be awarded $10,000 to implement an innovative idea.{}