Inman Announces the First Round of Sponsors for ICNY18

Sponsors and exhibitors will serve up unique tools and tactics for success at Inman Connect New York

Tallahassee, Fla. (Nov. 28, 2017) – Inman® announced the first round of companies that will be sponsoring Inman Connect New York, Jan. 22-26, 2018.

Inman Connect is a week-long event that will prepare more than 4,000 real estate professionals for the future of opportunities in the industry. Featuring critical, inspiring keynotes from Fortune Magazine’s Leigh Gallagher and Seth Stephens-Davidowitz of the New York Times, real estate CEOs, tech entrepreneurs, marketing experts, top-producing agents and brokers, and financial services executives will converge to forge connections and make big deals.

“Sponsors are critical to the success of Connect, always delivering innovation and best-in-class business solutions,” said Brad Inman, Publisher.

For more information on Inman Connect sponsorship or exhibitor opportunities, please contact sales@inman.com.

Sponsors will include:

Diamond Sponsor

RE/MAX was founded in 1973 by Dave and Gail Liniger, real estate industry visionaries who still lead the Denver-based global franchisor today. RE/MAX is recognized as one of the leading real estate franchise companies, with the most productive sales force in the industry and a global reach of more than 100 countries and territories.

Platinum Sponsor

The Coldwell Banker brand is the original real estate “start up.” Founded in 1906 by entrepreneurs Colbert Coldwell and Benjamin Banker, Coldwell Banker changed the way people bought and sold homes, ultimately becoming one of the most trusted real estate brands in the world. Today, Coldwell Banker is continuously recognized for innovation and leadership across 3,000 offices in 49 countries.

Gold Sponsor

One of the fastest growing companies in real estate technology, Adwerx automates digital advertising for brokerages to delight the seller and increase agent satisfaction. Adwerx helps individual agents promote themselves and their listings online, working with over 100,000 customers. Adwerx was ranked #173 on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies for 2017 and has been an Inman Innovator Award nominee for its advertising technology. For more visit www.adwerx.com.

Silver Sponsors

BoomTown is a software platform designed to generate, manage, and run your business better. We combine world-class lead generation, CRM technology, consumer-facing websites, and success management into one package. With a decade of research into what drives success, there's a reason why 40k+ of the industry's best professionals choose us.

SmartZip is a national leader in analytics-powered targeted marketing solutions for the real estate industry. SmartZip’s SmartTargeting platform combines big data, patent-pending predictive analytics, and marketing automation to help agents identify and connect with the best listing prospects in any neighborhood across the United States.

Bronze Sponsors

Our mission at Agent Image is to be the best real estate website design and digital marketing company in the world. By offering dynamic web consulting and design studio services, we combine beauty and functionality while addressing your unique marketing needs and goals through customizable website design packages. Whether you’re a new agent, or a well established real estate professional, let our 19 years of experience help elevate your business. For more information visit agentimage.com.

Folio by Amitree is an AI-powered transaction assistant that lives in an agent's Gmail. It helps busy real estate agents organize and manage their transactions right from their email inbox, automatically sorting emails by transaction and putting all key dates, files, and contacts into a handy sidebar—like magic!

MLS: BLACK KNIGHT’S AWARD-WINNING PARAGON® This comprehensive, highly configurable MLS system includes innovative and leading-edge capabilities. Used by more than 200 MLSs and associations across the U.S. and Canada, Paragon sets the standard for MLS connectivity. Broker/Agent: Every year, real estate professionals spend a considerable amount of time and money on lead generation. But many traditional marketing methods – such as purchasing online leads, placing ads, or sending magnets, calendars, etc. – have low conversion rates. Now there is a much easier, more affordable and proven way to get listings and referrals, using a powerful, automated solution: Homebot.

Chime is a powerful all-in-one real estate platform built for top producing teams and agents to launch marketing campaigns, track your leads, build your customer relationships and manage your team seamlessly from your mobile phone or laptop. Now you can boost your business with just one tool.

Element-360 is a real estate digital marketing agency. Over the last 10 years, we’ve worked with real estate business in 16 countries, and supported the marketing for over $7 billion in gross sales. Our strategies focus on a variety of digital channels, including PPC, SEO, geo-fencing, social, and email marketing. Our experienced team works exclusively with real estate brokers, developers, builders, and property management companies.

Equator provides industry-leading default servicing solutions to the largest servicers and asset managers in the country, including four of the top five in the U.S, and the nation’s largest G.S.E. Equator also provides data, intelligence and marketing solutions for real estate agents. Over 30% of the REO/short sales in the U.S. are supported on the Equator platform and published on Equator.com.

As part of the Finance of America family of companies, Finance of America Commercial provides rental term loans and fix-and-flip lines of credit to residential real estate investors across the country, helping borrowers overcome traditional financing hurdles and build long-term wealth through real estate investment. For more information, visit www.foacommercial.com.

Hondros Education Group, parent company over Hondros College, Hondros College of Business, Hondros Learning, CompuCram, Learn Mortgage, and the Arizona School of Real Estate & Business, offers licensing and continuing education courses, textbooks, and exam prep solutions for the real estate, mortgage, appraisal, insurance, and home inspection industries. For more information, visit www.hondroseducationgroup.com.

iGUIDE is a listing platform for Real Estate professionals to share the information buyers are looking for when searching for a home. With iGUIDE virtual home tours, buyers don’t just see a home, they see themselves living there. Our 3D virtual home tours open listings to a limitless number of buyers from anywhere in the world. iGUIDE lets you experience the property down to the smallest detail, with the clarity of stepping through the front door.

Inside Real Estate is one of the fastest growing real estate software companies in the market and serves tens of thousands of real estate professionals. Their flagship product, kvCORE Platform, provides a single solution where brokers, teams, and agents can run their entire business, including a powerful lead engine, websites and IDX tools, smartCRM with AI, transaction integrations, and much more.

IXACT Contact is an integrated CRM, email marketing, and website solution designed specifically for Realtors. IXACT Contact provides realtors with all the tools needed to manage keep-in-touch communications, listings and active buyers, and an online presence with a single, easy-to-use platform at a single low price after the free trial.

Lucidpress provides agents with an incredibly easy way to customize and distribute their own marketing collateral without ever going off brand. Lockable templates keep your brand assets protected while empowering your agent force to make small design tweaks all on their own — easing the load off your central team. Keep your agents happy and say goodbye to rogue branding forever with Lucidpress — the brand templating platform trusted by over 5 million users worldwide.

offrs.com predicts future home listings using predictive analytics and artificial intelligence. Over 5,000 real estate agents leverage our Smart Data and Marketing platform to generate listings and grow their sphere.

ShowingTime is the leading showing management and market stats technology provider to the residential real estate industry, with more than 1.2 million active listings subscribed to its services. Its showing products take the inefficiencies out of the appointment scheduling process, while its market stats tools help subscribers generate interactive, easy-to-use local market reports, including recruiting software that equips brokers to identify top performers and measure their market share vs. competitors. Please visit www.showingtime.com.

Want more home buyers and sellers to step into your office? TORCHx provides best-in-class digital marketing solutions for real estate agents, teams, and brokers. Attract leads with a beautiful, branded website and lead generation campaigns, then make sure leads never fall through the cracks with our automated CRM solution.

Unibind is Peleman Industries’ product group specialized in the design, manufacture and distribution of document and photo presentation solutions. We produce a revolutionary range of enterprise and photo products thanks to over 30 years of research, development and worldwide client feedback. Our unique products enhance and elevate marketing and communications for business, government and education enterprises.


Inman Connect New York will take place at the New York Marriott Marquis Jan. 22-26, 2018. The best and the brightest in real estate and technology are expected to attend. For information on how to receive a press pass, please contact jennifer@inman.com.