Manatee County

Women’s Council of REALTORS® Manatee County President’s Message:
MISSION STATEMENT:
We are a network of successful REALTORS ®, advancing women as business leaders in the industry and the communities we serve.

 

Welcome to the Women’s Council of Realtors – Manatee County!
 
We take immense pride in our exceptional 2024 Local Leadership Team, dedicated to providing all our members with genuine leadership. At the heart of our approach is the belief that every member matters to us. Our leaders prioritize the unique needs, aspirations, and interests of everyone. To us, leadership is about serving first – our leaders walk among our members, moving in a direction that can unite all in a common vision.
 
The Women’s Council stands as the place where business leaders are truly made, and as we celebrate our 50th year, our elite network's enduring success is evident through its active participation in the real estate industry. Over these five decades, we have witnessed higher income levels, increased referrals, and substantial business growth within our community. At the Women’s Council, we not only offer education, networking, leadership, and referrals but extend a warm welcome to you both personally and professionally.
 
Your involvement is what makes our network strong. We are here to support your success. Let's make 2024 a year of achievements and collaboration.
 
Beth Beckert

President 2024, “Every Member Matters”

 

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JOIN NOW! Click Join Now at the upper right-hand corner of this webpage, or download our membership application.

RENEW TODAY! Check your email inbox for your dues renewal notice. Dues renewals were sent to all members over the weekend of December 14-15 (please double-check your invoice for accuracy). You can renew online, by check, or call our headquarters at 1-800-245-8512.  Or, fill out the attached form and we can manually process your renewal. Thank you for your continued investment in Women's Council and for being the best in the business!

At Women’s Council, business leaders truly are made here.  The elite network’s proven success is demonstrated over 85+ years by its supersized participation in the real estate industry, higher income levels, referrals, and business growth.  See the “at a glance” section.  At the local level, 250 networks across the country provide world-class events, training, and networking designed to position you as a business leader and to partner with you in your business success.  At a personal and altruistic level, Women’s Council offers mentorship, camaraderie, and a welcoming environment that will enrich you both personally and professionally.    

Top 5 Benefits of Joining Women's Council

 
** Note, these are complimentary member benefits, including using the Women's Council member-to-member referrals. "Radius Assist" is available at an additional fee.

Additional fast Radius tips:

  1. Free member finder app for Women's Council members.
  2. Women's Council Radius customer service team, contact wcr@radiusagent.com and your inquiry will be answered within 24 hours.
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Benefits of Becoming a Member:

At Women’s Council, business leaders truly are made here.  The elite network’s proven success is demonstrated over 85 years by its supersized participation in the real estate industry, higher income levels, referrals, and business growth.  See the at a glance” section .  At the local level, 250 networks across the country provide world class events, training, and networking designed to position you as a business leader and to partner with you in your business success.  At a personal and altruistic level, Women’s Council offers mentorship, camaraderie, and a welcoming environment that will enrich you both personally and professionally.    

Proven Pathways to Leadership

As a proud affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®, Women's Council has been integral in developing local, state and national leaders who serve on various prestigious positions contributing to the real estate industry, their communities and beyond. Opportunities exist to volunteer and develop leadership skills at all levels of the organization, enhancing your professional reputation and further honing skills that make involvement an integral part of developing personal and professional leadership. Over 10% of our members hold some type of leadership position in the organization and getting involved maximizes your Women's Council experience and opens up doors in your business and real estate.

Unparalleled Support System 

At Women's Council, you'll experience a world-class support system like no other. You'll belong to a network of 12,000 motivated, professionals and high-achieving Realtors — women (and men) who understand that you're never too experienced to learn something new or too successful to provide sound advice to your peers. The camaraderie, energy and collaboration among members is unparalleled in the industry, resulting in a membership experience like no other.

Business and Referrals

According to the last member survey, average commission income from Council member-to-member referrals is $15,000 annually, with over half of all members referring business to another member annually.  Women’s Council partnership with Radius provides you visibility among peers and the public, with links to listings, online referrals, a concierge service for out of area leads, lead generation, and local networking groups. Click here to learn more about Radius and its benefits designed to provide your business and referrals. This online benefit, coupled with 1,500 annual live programs annually, is the reason why the single largest benefit of membership according to the last survey is "membership means a high-level business leader who will follow through on client needs."  Leaders are not only created here – business leaders are created here ! 

Women's Council Savings Center

Women’s Council is pleased to offer you exclusive discounts on products, programs and services that can offer a return on dues investment several times over. Current offers include exclusive savings for top quality products and services which includes some of the world’s most recognized brands. Exclusive “members only” discounts have been negotiated on your behalf, with suppliers recognizing the leadership, success, and purchasing power of Women’s Council members.  Visit our member benefits page here

eConnect Newsletter

As the official voice of Women's Council, eConnect includes profiles of the most influential women in real estate, as well as the latest practical tips and techniques on growing your business. This digital newsletter is emailed to Council members monthly. Advertising Opportunities.

Performance Management Network

As Women's Council's official REALTOR® designation, the Performance Management Network provides the real-world skills that you need to face an evolving market. Designed by some of real estate's best and brightest minds, our courses dig deep into the hot topics that are driving the market and shaping your business, including topics such as running a business, public speaking, negotiation, and business leadership. The network deepens skill sets even more, and the education experience and affiliation provide further networking, credibility and business leadership designed to foster and enhance your personal and professional growth.

 

TEAMWORK

DEDICATION | LEADERSHIP | KNOWLEDGE | INTEGRITY

The Women's Council of REALTORS Manatee County Network leadership team is made up with the best in the industry. 

2024 Leadership Team

President: Beth Beckert 941-720-3676

President Elect: Jozefina Wells 941-993-3051

1st Vice President: Lisa Tarjanyi 941-447-7514

Treasurer: Candace Copeland 941-302-8699

Membership: Valerie Padur 315-489-7872

Event: Katie Litrenta  262-456-8044

Parliamentarian - Marie Avery-Withers - (941) 725-0911

Realtors want more information about our Network? visit www.wcrmanatee.org and click JOIN NOW or Email our President Beth Beckert at WCRManatee@gmail.com

Meet the Leadership Team

Upcoming Events

Appreciation / 2025 Board Elections

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