Former US Navy Pilot and current member of the VFW, American Legion and Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus. Ray joined Watson Realty Corporation after a successful career in the Restaurant business with TGI Friday's, Applebee's, Bahama Breeze, Steak & Ale and Shells Restaurants. His responsibility ranged from General Manager to Vice President of four of those companies. Ray was awarded "Rookie Of The Year" in his first year with Watson Realty Corp. He was nominated for "Orlando Realtor of The Year" by the Orlando Mortgage Brokers Association, awarded "Five Star Real Estate Agents" by "Orlando Home & Leisure" Magazine and promoted to Sales Manager of Watson Realty in his second year. Ray continues to be a multi-million dollar producer every year since joining Watson Realty Corp. Ray has continued his education by obtaining a Real Estate Brokers License, GRI , ABR, SFR, CDPE, REOS, BPOR, AHWD, FMS, PSA, LSS, LSE, GOLD KEY and CSP designations. Ray continues to take classes in 1031 Exchange, 401K real estate retirement plans, reverse mortgages, real estate inspections and construction.