Larry Oberly (CRB, IRES, TRC) oversees the growth and development of the RE/MAX network’s global presence.
Larry joined RE/MAX in 1998 as a Management Consultant for the RE/MAX Central Ohio Region. In 2000, he became Assistant Regional Director for RE/MAX Southwest – which covers Arizona, New Mexico and Nevada – and was quickly promoted to Regional Director. In 2001, he was named Region Vice President. Larry's focus shifted in 2005, when he was promoted to Vice President, Regional Development – and again in 2006, as he was named Vice President, International Development. His leadership has helped RE/MAX expand into more than 85 countries on six continents.
Larry grew up in Ohio and earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Kent State University in Ohio, graduating summa cum laude. He earned an MBA at California State University-Dominguez Hills in Carson, Calif. Larry also holds the "Six Sigma Green Belt" certification.
Larry spent five years working for a national airline, holding positions such as pricing analyst, training supervisor and manager of outside sales. He then worked as a product manager in systems marketing, and as a senior systems analyst in product development, for a computer firm serving the airline industry.
From 1989 to 1993, Larry was a vice president for a privately held service and maintenance company operating in 19 states. And just before coming to RE/MAX, he was a multi-unit owner of Baskin-Robbins franchises in the St. Louis area.
Larry and his wife, JoLinda, an entrepreneur who owns a medical training company, have one son. Larry enjoys golf, travel, reading non-fiction and spending time with family and friends. He has also participated in half and full marathons since 2006.