Ron France has been a pioneer in Real Estate Online Solutions beginning with his company HomeTours.com he founded in 1995. Based in Central New York, Hometours.com was one of the first searchable databases and online display of Real Estate data in the United States.
Ron joined Realselect/Homestore in 1997 where he was part of the initial team working with MLSs, licensing MLS data content for display on the REALTOR.com website. He became Regional Director, managing the REALTOR.com sales team in the eastern half of the US and later was a Major Account Manager for Move Inc.
Following REALTOR.com; Ron joined Fidelity National Financial as Director of Business Development, licensing MLS content for display on Cyberhomes.com and managing awareness campaigns and industry events around the US.
Ron is currently Vice President of Industry Relations for Realtors Property Resource where he initially participated with the company’s strategic plan as well as negotiating complex data licensing agreements with MLSs. Ron’s position oversees a team of seven Regional Directors responsible for the launch and ongoing implementation of the RPR platform for 1.2 MIL REALTORS and over 650 participating MLSs.
In addition to his roll with the Realtors Property Resource, Ron is a second-generation REALTOR and President of CNY Signature Properties LLC, located in Central New York.