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Mary Frances Burleson

The Ebby Halliday Companies

Mary Frances Burleson is chairman emeritus of the Ebby Halliday Companies, the iconic North Texas powerhouse ranked No. 11 in RISMedia’s 2018 Power Broker Report for sales volume. Burleson, who joined Ebby Halliday in 1958 and became CEO and president in 1989, is focused now on The Ebby Halliday Foundation, the firm’s nonprofit organization, carrying on Founder Ebby Halliday’s legacy of philanthropy and service.

In May 2018, Ebby Halliday was acquired by HomeServices of America. According to Burleson, the deal ensured the firm’s longstanding marketshare, and name, remain unrivaled.

Mary Frances Burleson | Chairman Emeritus

The Ebby Halliday Companies

The deal ensured the firm's longstanding marketshare, and name, remain unrivaled.