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Phillip Updike has served as an Associate Broker in the real estate profession for over 33 years in the central Shenandoah Valley. He retired as an active Realtor from Kline-May Realty on December 31, 2014 but works as a Referral Agent with Harrisonburg Referral Realty of KM Realty. Phil was co-founder and former co-owner of the REMAX realty office in Harrisonburg Virginia. Updike is currently a Referral Agent with Harrisonburg Referral Realty which is a division of Kline May Realty. He is also a Senior Consultant to the Harrisonburg Homes Team of Kline May Realty. He worked in Sales Research and served as Promotion Director at WHSV-TV, the ABC affiliate in Harrisonburg. Updike is a member of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Association of Realtors Hall of Fame. Phil joined the Shenandoah Valley Chapter (#427) of SCORE in the summer of 2014.
Phillip Updike is a native of Harrisonburg Virginia. He graduated from the College of Business at James Madison University with a degree in Marketing in 1973. He and his wife Christina reside at Massanutten Village just east of Harrisonburg.
Phillip Updike served as a Director on the JMU Foundation Board and also on the Sentara RMH Foundation Board. Updike is a member of the Board of Directors of the Shenandoah Valley Athletic Club. He is Chairperson of the Membership Committee as well as a member of the JMU Life Long Learning Institute; where he has served on various other committees. He is a charter sponsor of Fridays-on-the-Square which is a music festival held at Court Square in downtown Harrisonburg during the summer months. Phillip Updike is also a member of the JMU Duke Club and the Central Valley Chapter of Habitat for Humanity. He and his wife are active supporters of the Wildlife Center of Virginia.
Areas of Expertise
- Business Strategy & Planning
- Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
Graduate of the College of Business at James Madison University (BS Degree in Marketing)
Associate Broker in Virginia