Elton Ash - Regional Executive Vice President, RE/MAX of Western Canada
Elton Ash (ABR, CRES) oversees regional operations in the RE/MAX of Western Canada Region, which includes British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Yukon and the Northwest Territories. It was the RE/MAX Region of the Year in 2010.
Elton joined RE/MAX in 1984 as a Sales Associate in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Six years later he became Broker/Owner of RE/MAX Penticton Realty in Penticton, British Columbia. In 1994, he joined the RE/MAX Western Canada Region as Director of Broker Services, and later served as Management Consultant, Senior Management Consultant and Director of RE/MAX Commercial Canada. In 2000, shortly after RE/MAX, LLC acquired RE/MAX of Western Canada, Elton was promoted to Vice President and Regional Director. In 2005, he was promoted to his current position.
Elton grew up in Saskatchewan and earned a Diploma of Agriculture from the University of Saskatchewan in 1977. He spent his early working years on the family farm, breeding Black Angus cattle and working as a professional cattle fitter at livestock shows and auctions.
Elton and his wife, Jayne, have four daughters and two grandchildren. His favorite activities include curling, golf and sailing. Elton skippers his own racing yacht and participates in Caribbean regattas; he is the 2013 Commodore of the Kelowna Yacht Club.