Gary Rabon is the President and CEO of Coldwell Banker Advantage, the #1 Coldwell Banker in the state of North Carolina and #3 in the Nation. Raised in Raleigh, NC, Gary's real estate career began over 35 years ago with clearing a lot for a local builder who happened to be a college buddy. Gary successfully developed his first subdivision in North Raleigh in the 80s and started his first real estate office in 1995 with 9 agents. Today, Coldwell Banker Advantage has over 700 real estate agents and 29 offices.
As a youth and young adult, Gary spent most of his free time at the "Y" on Hillsborogh Street playing basketball and making life-long friends. Growing up in a family-owned sporting goods company, he learned how to run a successful business and developed sales and people skills. Hard work, integrity and responsibility are the traits that have guided him throughout this real estate career. He thrives on helping others to achieve their personal goals and aspirations.
Gary is a proud graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Accounting and Economics. With his wife of 36 years, Gary enjoys traveling, boating, and the fellowship of good friends. He remains committed to giving back to the community and is actively involved with several non-profit organizations in the Triangle.
Credentials and Afilliations Include:
-CEO and President of Coldwell Banker Advantage
-Founding Partner, Rabon & Dailey, LLC (a CPA Firm)
-Past Partner in various Affiliated Companies
-Member of The Broker Council, RealTrends
-Past President of the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS (2008)
-Board of Directors at Four Oaks Bank
-Certified Public Accountant
-Member of the Pirate Club Sabre Society (East Carolina University)