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Real Estate Connect Speaker Profile: Matthew Shadbolt

Learn the New Luxury Playbook at Luxury Connect | October 18-19 at the Beverly Hills Hotel

Matthew Shadbolt Matthew Shadbolt, director of Internet marketing for New York City brokerage company The Corcoran Group, says social media can be a time-sink for real estate professionals, unless they have a plan. Shadbolt will participate in a "Social media marketing wake-up call" panel during a Broker Summit at the Real Estate Connect conference in New York City, which will run from Jan. 12-14, 2011. He will be joined on the panel by Marnie Blanco, vice president of e-business for RE/MAX International. He responded to a set of questions posed by Inman News: 1. What is the most important business lesson you've learned in the past year? Mobile is going to be really, really big for everyone, and fundamentally change the way you think about your computer. 2. What inspired you to pursue your current career path? I always loved making things that people could use. A career in interactive design became a natural way to pursue this, and I graduated from college...