Vinh Nguyen Named 2011 NVAR Realtor® of the Year

The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors®
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Oct. 13, 2011

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Vinh Nguyen, Broker-Owner of Westgate Realty Group:
Named 2011 NVAR Realtor® of the Year


Fairfax, VA – At the Just Tech It NVAR annual convention, The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors® announced its 2011 Realtor® of the Year honors by naming Vinh Nguyen of Westgate Realty Group in Falls Church as this year’s recipient.

“The Realtor® of the Year award is a nationally recognized program that honors Realtors® from each local and state association who have gone above and beyond the call of duty when it comes to volunteer service,” said NVAR CEO Christine M. Todd. “Vinh Nguyen has served the entire Realtor® family including MRIS with distinction. Vinh’s leadership and dedicated service is appreciated and is valued by every member of our association.”

Nguyen has served on the Virginia Association of Realtors’® Strategic Planning Work Group, Information Management Committee and Leadership Academy. At the National Association of Realtors®, he has been a Board of Directors and a Risk Management Committee member.

For the DC Metro Chapter of Asian Real Estate Association of America, Nguyen has had several executive committee roles. In addition, he has served on the Board of Directors for MRIS, the country’s largest Multiple Listing Service. A supporter of local charities, Nguyen contributes to programs that assist Northern Virginia residents with urgent housing challenges.

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The Northern Virginia Association of REALTORS® serves as The Voice For Real Estate in Northern Virginia and provides a variety of services to its members including educational opportunities, professional standards enforcement, market statistics, legislative reviews, issues lobbying, multiple listing and lockbox services, and more. The purpose of NVAR is to enhance the ability and opportunity of its members to conduct their business successfully, to promote member professional competency, to maintain members’ adherence to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics and to promote the preservation of the right to own, transfer and use real property. NVAR has grown to about 10,000 REALTORS® who carry out a real estate industry in a community of more than 2 million residents. Visit NVAR online at,, and Contact the Northern Virginia Association of REALTORS® at 703.207.3200. The NVAR headquarters is located at: 8407 Pennell Street, Fairfax, VA  22031, with a second service center located in Herndon.


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