C. Robert “Bob” Hale III

Rank  26

President and CEO

Houston Association of Realtors

The long-time charismatic leader of one of the nation’s largest and most influential local Realtor associations, Hale leads over 35,700 members as head of the Houston Association of Realtors. With members across Texas, Hale runs his association and its popular MLS with a market-driven, member-centric focus that has made it a cutting-edge leader and model for others.

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Evaluating Leaders

Leaders are evaluated based on the office they hold, the decision-making power associated with the office, the financial resources at their disposal, their organization’s industry significance and geographical reach, public announcements about imminent changes, their tenure and their personal influence in the industry.