Sandicor CIO Wins Information Technology of the Year Award
Jeremy Crawford, chief information officer for Sandicor San Diego MLS, wins San Diego Business Journal’s Information Technology of the Year award.
San Diego, CA (MarketWire) June 1, 2010 – Sandicor, San Diego County’s regional multiple listing service of San Diego real estate and San Diego homes for sale, is proud to announce its chief information officer Jeremy Crawford recently won the Information Technology of the Year award for the category of small private for-profit business in the third annual San Diego Business Journal IT Executive of the Year Awards, an event created to recognize the most outstanding Information Technology executives working in San Diego County.
Crawford was awarded the Information Technology of the Year award in the Small Private Company division in a ceremony held on May 6 by Cox Business and the San Diego Business Journal. As chief information officer for Sandicor, Crawford oversees all of Sandicor’s information technology services, including infrastructure, data services and technical support services.
Crawford provides Multiple Listing Services (MLS) as well as ancillary real estate products and services including online tax services, mobile applications, CRM software solutions, real estate lock box services, rules and regulations, and two-factor single-sign-on authentication systems for over 22,000 real estate professionals.
In 2009, Crawford reduced Sandicor’s carbon footprint by reducing power needs through virtualization technologies. He increased technology-based educational services for the real estate community by providing online training opportunities to those in the industry. He also pioneered volunteer efforts for Sandicor by setting up programs and personally delivering retired equipment to nonprofit corporations in the San Diego community. Elected at the end of last year as Corporate Secretary to Sandicor’s Board of Directors, Crawford participates in the entire corporation’s annual budget process and is a key individual in the corporation’s annual strategic plan.
“The entire Sandicor team is proud to see Jeremy’s hard work in 2009 pay off,” said Ray Ewing, president and CEO of Sandicor. “We congratulate Jeremy on his success, and are sure we will see him nominated again next year as he continues to lead our technology efforts in 2010.”
Crawford has more than 15 years of IT experience with specific concentrations in MLS, Association of REALTORS®, financial and educational industries. His community involvement includes serving as a volunteer for the San Diego State University Real Estate Society and serving as volunteer, coach, and fundraiser for the North County Association of REALTORS® Endless Summer Volleyball Tournament.
For more information on Sandicor’s San Diego MLS, visit www.Sandicor.com.
Founded in 1991, Sandicor is one of the largest and most active Multiple Listing Services in the United States, providing approximately 22,000 members with an online database of active residential listings, history of non-active listings and comprehensive tax records for the counties of San Diego, Riverside, Orange and Imperial, and comprehensive tax records for the entire state of California. Sandicor is owned by four Association of REALTORS®, including the East San Diego County Association of REALTORS®, North San Diego County Association of REALTORS®, Pacific Southwest Association of REALTORS®, and San Diego Association of REALTORS®.