HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- NAI CIR, a member of the world's premier managed network of commercial real estate firms, announced today that Robin R. Zellers, the firm's President, has been awarded the CRE (Counselor of Real Estate) credential by The Counselors of Real Estate, an international group of high-profile real estate practitioners who provide expert advisory services to clients on complex real property and land related matter. Membership in The Counselors of Real Estate is awarded by invitation only and recognizes professionals for their professional integrity and excellence in counseling services within the real estate industry. Of the over 150,000 practitioners in commercial real estate today, fewer than 1,100 have been awarded the CRE credential. The credential invitation was approved at The Counselors of Real Estate Annual Meeting in Washington DC. Zellers is President, Partner and Broker of Record of NAI CIR, the Central Pennsylvania based commercial industrial real estate brokerage firm. A past Chairman of the NAI Global Leadership Board, the world's largest network of independently owned commercial real estate firms, he currently serves on the Board's Executive Committee. Zellers works with governmental, institutional and corporate clients of NAI CIR, across all service lines including sale and lease transaction advisory, asset management, counseling and strategic planning. About The Counselors of Real Estate The Counselors of Real Estate, established in 1953 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, is an international professional organization whose members provide objective, reliable advice and counsel on matters affecting all forms of real property in the United States and abroad. Once invited into membership, Counselors must adhere to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Practice. Members include ranking representatives of real estate consulting, financial, legal and accounting firms as well as leaders of Wall Street, government and academia. About NAI CIRNAI CIR, based in Lemoyne, PA, is Central Pennsylvania's oldest and largest exclusively commercial industrial real estate full service brokerage firm. Founded in 1970, NAI CIR retains local ownership and a team of over 40 professionals. The firm is consistently ranked as the top producing commercial industrial sales and leasing firm by the Central Pennsylvania Business Journal and in investment sales by Real Capital Analytics. NAI CIR has been honored as a Philadelphia Region CoStar Power Broker for 12 consecutive years. Note: For a photo and/or additional information on Robin R. Zellersor NAI CIR, contact Nicole Clark at 717-761-5070 ext. 117 or visit the firm's website at www.naicir.com. For additional information on The Counselors of Real Estate or the CRE credential, visit the CRE website at www.cre.org.