RE/MAX Northern Illinois names new executive vice president and regional director

RE/MAX Northern Illinois announced that Jack Kreider has been named its new executive vice president and regional director.

He will manage the day-to-day operations of RE/MAX Northern Illinois, succeeding Jim Merrion, who is retiring after 13 years in that leadership role.

Kreider has been with the RE/MAX organization since 1992. Over the course of his career at RE/MAX, he was involved in managing operations in almost every region of the United States and western Canada, and is among just 21 people to have received the RE/MAX Legacy of Leadership award.

RE/MAX Northern Illinois, headquartered in Elgin, Ill., is one of the largest independently operated RE/MAX regions in the United States, with 106 offices and more than 2,250 agents that focus on commercial and residential real estate. It will celebrate its 40th anniversary next year.