April 15, 2015
NEW ORLEANS (April 15, 2015)—For the third consecutive year, LATTER & BLUM Inc. will team up with the Zurich Classic of New Orleans and Fore!Kids Foundation for a military appreciation program to be held at the PGA tournament April 20 – 26.
From Thursday through Sunday, the Zurich Classic will honor military members by having them hold the pin flag at the 17th hole throughout the tournament. Latter & Blum Inc. will also invite Agents, employees, and Clients who are military members, past and present, to a suite at the 17th Green.
“Latter & Blum is again proud to be a partner with the Fore!Kids Foundation and Zurich Classic of New Orleans to produce this military appreciation program,” stated Latter & Blum Inc. President, Richard Haase. “We support our communities and military not only through this appreciation program, but also by providing scholarships to military members interested in transitioning into a career in Real Estate with our company,” explained Haase.
The Robert C. Penick Military Scholarship Program is Latter & Blum’s exclusive military support program, providing financial assistance to military members joining the company as new Agents. The program’s first scholarship recipient, Gary Marshall (Retired, U.S. Navy) recently received the Rising Star Award, an annual award that recognizes a sales professional who has demonstrated significant accomplishments during their first year in Real Estate.
About Latter & Blum Inc.
LATTER & BLUM Inc., established in 1916, is the largest full-service Real Estate brokerage in the Gulf South with 30 offices located in the markets of Greater New Orleans, Greater Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Alexandria, Houma, Lake Charles, and Southern Mississippi. Latter & Blum Inc. operates LATTER & BLUM Inc./REALTORS, C.J. Brown REALTORS Inc., Van Eaton & Romero REALTORS, and Noles-Frye Realty (all four owned by Latter & Blum Inc.). Latter & Blum Classic Homes & Properties, Latter & Blum Shaw Properties, and Latter & Blum Hometown operate under franchise agreements. All are networked nationally and globally as ERA Powered Companies. Additionally, LATTER & BLUM Inc. operates NAI Latter & Blum Commercial Real Estate, Latter & Blum Property Management, Latter & Blum Insurance Services, Platinum Title, and Essential Mortgage Corporation.