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Speakers

Daryl Fairweather

Daryl Fairweather is the chief economist of Redfin. Prior to joining Redfin she was a senior economist at Amazon working on problems related to employee engagement and managing a team of analysts. During the housing crisis, Daryl worked as a researcher at the Boston Fed studying why homeowners entered foreclosure. Daryl received her Bachelor's of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and received her Ph.D. and Master's degrees in economics at the University of Chicago where she specialized in behavioral economics. Follow her on Twitter @FairweatherPhD.

Gary Gold

Gary Gold is a marquee name in luxury real estate and his sale of The Playboy Mansion sets a record as the first residence to sell over $100,000,000 in Los Angeles. Gary is also one of its most successful trend setting agents. He’s an internationally recognized expert known for his creative use of technology, marketing and publicity to sell some of the finest homes in the world. Gary is further distinguished by the rare ability to secure high net worth, qualified buyers from digital marketing. This success, year after year, continues to produce a steady stream of buyers from not only the Los Angeles area, but throughout North and South America, Europe, and Asia.

Gary has sold thousands of estates and luxury properties over the course of his career. High-end developers have consistently relied on Gary’s broad expertise on projects ranging from luxury condominium developments to major estates. He is a sought after speaker, panelist and educator at industry conferences. Gary has been cited as an expert for publications and broadcasts that include CNN, Fortune, Barron’s, Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Access Hollywood, CBS Evening News, e! Entertainment Television and The London Telegraph.

Gary Gold began his career in real estate over 25 years ago and has been a top producer with Hilton & Hyland since its inception. Hilton & Hyland is Beverly Hills preeminent luxury real estate firm, with over $2.7 billion in annual sales.

Rayni Williams

Specializing in high-end real estate, Rayni Romito Williams has established a remarkable record with more than $5 billion in career sales. Her in-depth knowledge of market trends and luxury inventory, paired with her energetic and confident disposition has made her one of the nation’s top-producing female agents.

Growing up in a family of developers, Rayni is no stranger to the world of real estate. After initially moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career in journalism, Rayni landed in the lending business – both careers providing her with a unique skill set to creatively market and understand the financial business behind each transaction.

In 2005, Rayni returned to her real estate roots when she joined a Beverly Hills-based brokerage and immediately began to prove herself as an honest and passionate real estate professional. Shortly thereafter, Rayni met then colleague Branden Williams and began partnering on some of the most notable deals in LA. Growly quickly, Rayni and Branden developed an impressive roster of clientele, which now includes Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lopez, Max Martin, and many more.

More than a decade later, Rayni and Branden are still setting records in the Los Angeles real estate market. With more than $1 billion in sales in Trousdale and records in Beverly Hills, the Bird Streets and Los Feliz, the power couple continues to be nationally recognized as a top-producing team. Rayni has been nationally and locally recognized for her impressive work, and has earned notable accolades including, The Wall Street Journal’s Top-Producing Agents, Variety’s Real Estate Elite, and The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Real Estate Agents.

Additionally, she has provided real estate expert commentary for various top-tier national news outlets including Wall Street Journal, LA Times, Forbes, Business Insider, Bloomberg TV, Fox Business, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, and more.

Rayni is an active member of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and has been recognized by the local community for her charitable work. In 2017, Branden and Rayni were honored for their extensive work with the Zimmer’s Children Museum, and in 2015, Rayni received Angeleno’s Altruist of the Year award.

Branden Williams

Born and raised in Beverly Hills, Branden holds a deep-understanding of the local real estate market and brings a “hometown advantage” to the Williams & Williams Estates Group brand.

Branden was born a salesman and began his career early by helping his father sell sheepskin car covers on the side of Fairfax Avenue. He continued working in the customer service and entertainment industry through college at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Los Angeles and later parlayed his passion for fashion and style into architecture, design and ultimately luxury real estate.

While working at his first brokerage firm, he met his future wife Rayni Romito and the two launched Williams & Williams Estates Group in 2006. Together, Branden and Rayni are the go-to power couple representing clients such as Markus Persson, Dr. Dre, Jennifer Lopez and Bruce Willis, along with some of the world’s most notable listings including 924 Bel Air Rd listed for $150M.

Branden’s devotion to out-of-the-box creative marketing strategies, unwavering loyalty and relentless energy has resulted in a number of national and local accolades, including The Wall Street Journal’s Top-Producing Agents, Variety’s Real Estate Elite, and The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Real Estate Agents. Additionally, Branden has provided real estate expert commentary for various top-tier national news outlets including Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Fox Business, ABC News, People, CNN, CBS Money and more.

Branden is an active member of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and, in 2017, Branden & Rayni were honored for their extensive work with the Zimmer’s Children Museum.

Jade Mills

In the luxury real estate market, Beverly Hills real estate agent Jade Mills is renowned among colleagues and clients alike for her integrity, loyalty, and professionalism. For 2012, Jade was ranked the #1 real estate agent in the world for Coldwell Banker and achieved the highest sales volume on record of any agent in Coldwell Banker history. Jade continued her success into 2013 surpassing $3-Billion in career sales, and over $350-Million in 2014.  An expert in luxury properties throughout the Westside of Los Angeles, Jade is devoted to her elite clientele including A-list celebrities, tech moguls, and business leaders. Jade was named the International Ambassador for Coldwell Banker in recognition of her established global alliances and relationships. Despite her intense work ethic, Jade’s family is most important to her and she spends her free time with her husband, her four children, and her six grandchildren.

Renee Funk

Co-Founder & Team Leader of The Funk Collection, Orlando, Florida.  Awarded  2019 Real Trends America's Best Award, ranking among the top one percent of real estate professionals throughout the U.S. The Funk Collection's  progressive growth includes, expansion from an $8 million producing Team, to $50 million producing Team within 3 years, while recently being named Proud Partners of NBA Team, The Orlando Magic. Outside of her family, and real estate career, Renee's philanthropic passion is focused on serving the community, while supporting at-risk youth, in Orlando, Florida.

Joyce Rey

For more than four decades, Joyce Rey has proven herself indispensable in the refined world of international luxury real estate. She is nothing short of a legend—among her celebrity clients, her professional colleagues, and the community she serves. One of the most respected names in top-tier real estate worldwide, Rey has amassed more than $4.5 billion USD in career sales. In 2019, Rey had a record-breaking year, including the sale of The Perenchio Estate, “Chartwell,” the most expensive property exclusively listed in the United States.

 

With a dazzling list of accolades, awards, and sales records, she is known, most of all, for her incomparable knowledge of the luxury marketplace, her acute ability to negotiate even the most complex transactions, and her particular talent for putting clients at ease. It is Rey’s commitment to “integrity, innovation, and attention to detail” that has led to her iconic status. Along the way, her name has consistently been included on “best of” lists for both her real estate production and her personal and professional influence. Again and again, she has topped records—including some of her own—for highest sales price ever.

Oren Alexander

Oren Alexander is the co-founder of The Alexander Team, an internationally recognized, record-breaking team with over two-and a half billion in sales to date. Partnering with his brother Tal Alexander across the Miami and New York City luxury real estate markets, Oren has established himself as an industry visionary, having broken the records for highest sale price for single-family home and condo in Miami, and facilitated the #1 sale in Miami for 2019. Oren has consistently ranked as a Top 10 Agent in both the Miami and New York luxury markets – including ranking Top 5 GCI company-wide for Douglas Elliman for the last two years. In addition to representing luxury real estate buyers and sellers across international markets, Oren has a proven track record of representing world-renown developers such as Alan Faena and Len Blavatnik with Faena House, and David Martin / The Terra Group at Eighty Seven Park. In his spare time, Oren develops custom homes alongside his father Shlomy Alexander and The Alexander Group, including one of the most impressive architectural residences by Chad Oppenheim in Bal Harbour which he recently re-sold for a second time, raising the bar for contemporary architecture in South Florida. Other notable achievements include representing the sale of a $100 million townhouse, the most expensive ever sold in Manhattan, and representing both the seller and buyer in South Florida’s then-most expensive residential transaction, dubbed “The $60 Million Dream House” by the WSJ. Oren has received widespread press recognition including ranking in Forbes “30 Under 30.” He and Tal were also named #1 of the "Top 35-and-Under NYC Real Estate Players" by The Real Deal, and as the "New Rock Stars of Real Estate" in Details Magazine. They have been repeatedly featured in other top publications like The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, New York Post and Miami Herald, and on Fox News.

Tal Alexander

A top-producing broker who runs one of the leading real estate teams in New York and the country, Tal Alexander has a stellar reputation for service and success. He is renowned and respected throughout the industry for his record-breaking deals, and the exemplary results he achieves for every client. Most recently, Tal has represented some of the top developers in the world including The Steinway Tower, 565 Broome, The Beckford, and in 2019 facilitated the most expensive residential condo deal in the nation for 220M. Tal's sales performance and unprecedented deals in the luxury Manhattan, Hamptons and Miami markets have garnered him the highest level of awards and recognition, and presents incomparable market knowledge and a rolodex of elite clients and major developers.

Besides being continually sought after by a discerning clientele, Tal is frequently spotlighted as an industry authority and expert deal maker by The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Miami Herald, Forbes, New York Post, The Real Deal and other prominent publications. Tal also recently represented
the buyer and seller in the sale of a 30,000-square-foot mansion, the most expensive residential property in the history of South Florida, "The $60 Million Dream House" featured in The WSJ.
Tal came to Douglas Elliman after running his own boutique residential brokerage firm of over 30 agents. He and Oren have since created a powerhouse real estate team that provides white-glove service to clients and consistently breaks records in the sale of their exclusive listings.

Tal's inspiration and impetus for his success was his father, a developer of high-end custom homes in prime locales throughout the country. He treats every client relationship as one that will last a lifetime, and thanks to his attentive, personalized service, many often do.

Katie Smithson

Joe Rand

Joe Rand is the Executive Director for the Broker Public Portal, the industry consortium partnered with Homesnap to bring a client-friendly and agent-friendly search experience to the industry. The BPP has successfully expanded Homesnap’s reach to over a million agents, giving millions of clients an advertising-free experience to collaborate and engage with their agent. Joe is also the Chief Creative Officer for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate | Rand Realty, one of the largest companies in the New York tristate region with 25 offices, 1,200 agents, and closing 6,000 transactions worth over $2.5 billion in real estate volume in 2019. The author of Disruptors, Discounters, and Doubters and How to be a Great Real Estate Agent, he has as spoken at numerous industry conferences, including Inman Connect, REALTOR Triple Play, and the RIS Media CEO Summit. In 2018, Rand was honored by RIS Media with one of the inaugural industry Newsmaker Awards, and recognized by Inman News as one of the Top 100 Real Estate Influencers, and in 2019 was recognized in the Real Estate Almanac from T360 Advisors in the Swanepoel Power 200 as one of the most powerful people in real estate.  You can find more about him at www.joerand.com, or his Facebook page at www.facebook.com/josephrand

Tiffany Curry

Tiffany Curry is the Broker/Owner of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Tiffany Curry & Co., REALTORS® in Houston, Texas. She holds many top honors including: The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing Million Dollar GUILD for successfully selling million dollar homes, Houston REALTOR® of the Year (youngest in Houston's history), Global PT Houston "Woman of the Year" and Houston Business Journal Top 40 Under 40. Tiffany received her highest honor to date having been inducted into The National Civil Rights Halls of Fame in 2018. She has served on the NAR Executive Committee and lead the National Association of REALTORS®' REALTOR® Party Community Engagement as the President's Liaison. Tiffany has soared from a top agent specializing in global and luxury to one of BHHS' youngest owners in a major metropolitan market. Houston, Texas ranks as the 4th largest city in the U.S. Tiffany is the first 100% individual African American owner of a Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices franchise in the world. 

Jorge Guerra

Jorge L. Guerra Jr. is the president and chief executive officer of Real Estate Sales Force (RESF) and has been responsible for the firm’s strategic direction and growth since its inception in 2005. Guerra’s extensive experience as a former agent, the founder, and owner of a thriving brokerage, an association executive, and a highly regarded keynote speaker has equipped him to remain on top of emerging issues and trends impacting the future of real estate.

 

A dynamic industry leader serving as 2020 Chairman for the Miami Association of Realtor’s Residential Board of Governors, 2019 Florida Top 50 Broker Chair in addition to 2018 Chair for the National Association of Realtor’s Emerging Business and Technology forum, it should come as no surprise that Guerra’s brokerage is leading the revolution in today’s evolving market – betting on technology, social media, branding, and training have paid off tremendously for RESF and the results speak for themselves, the firm has expanded to over 450 agents with offices throughout South Florida.

Sam DeBord

Sam DeBord is CEO of Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO). He has more than two decades of experience in the real estate industry, spanning real estate brokerages, mortgage lending, and technology consulting. He has served as President’s Liaison for MLS and data management with the National Association of REALTORS® and on the board of directors for NAR, Second Century Ventures, and California Regional MLS.

Sam began his career as a management consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers. He is a recognized real estate industry writer for publications including REALTOR® Magazine, Inman News, and the Axiom Business Books Award-Winning Swanepoel Trends Report.

Brad Inman

Award-winning journalist and publisher. entrepreneur, leader of many successful companies, innovator and thought leader. Brad Inman is all of these – and more.

He is founder and owner of Inman, real estate’s leading name in news, information and innovation. His Inman-branded real estate business and technology conferences bring tens of thousands of thought leaders together each year to share best practices and promote innovation. Countless new products and companies – and successful real estate professionals – have been launched as a result of Inman events.

In 1999, Inman founded HomeGain.com, an early provider of online marketing programs that connect agents with homebuyers and sellers. HomeGain was sold to Classified Ventures in 2005. That same year, Inman founded TurnHere, an online commercial video platform and, in 2008, founded Vook, an online e-publishing platform that was later sold to McMillim publisher. He also was an early investor in Curbed.com and served as chairman of the board before it was sold to Vox Media. He has been a visiting lecturer in the School of Journalism and the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a father, a husband, a grandfather and an all around rebel rouser.

Scott Shatford

AirDNA Founder and CEO Scott Shatford is an Airbnb pro, author, vocal advocate and industry expert in short-term vacation rentals. Utilizing his 15 years of experience as a data analyst, Scott created AirDNA to empower entrepreneurs to make the most of the short-term rental market.

Laura Brady

As the president of international luxury real estate auction firm Concierge Auctions, Laura Brady is responsible for leading the company and it’s aggressive growth. In only eight years, she drove the firm to a billion dollars in sales and placement on Inc. Magazine’s list of the fastest-growing companies in America. Laura’s knowledge of high-net-worth clientele and her insight into the luxury real estate market have led her to be profiled by CNBC Money, Bloomberg, the Today Show, the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times, among others. She has been named “One of the 100 most influential people in real estate” by Inman News for the past three years.

While Laura has a keen eye for branding and design, she is also a numbers wiz. These dueling traits led the Neiman Marcus Group to select her as a top corporate recruit from the University of Texas at Austin when she was only 20 years old. But inevitably, a lifelong love of real estate drew her in. After a quick stint of rising to be one of the top-selling luxury agents in the country, Laura was one of few who foresaw the pending market decline and wasn’t afraid to take action. She founded Concierge Auctions and has been revolutionizing the industry since. Other credentials include being a wife and mother to three daughters.

Katie Lance

Katie is the CEO and Co-Founder of Katie Lance Consulting. Katie is a nationally known keynote speaker at conferences and events. For the past 10 years, Katie has been working with real estate agents and brokers to help them get smarter about how to use social media to grow their business. Her specialty is in helping real estate agents and brokers achieve big results using social media without spending a ton of time! She is also the author of the best-selling book, #GetSocialSmart and the founder of the #GetSocialSmart Academy. Katie has been named one of the most 100 influential people in real estate by Inman News and is a frequent contributor to The Huffington Post. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and 2 beautiful boys.

Sue Pinky Benson

Sue "Pinky" Benson is from Naples, Florida. She is the host of her online show, "Pinky Knows Naples" all done through her social media accounts. In the fall of 2017, she was named #2 Real Estate Agent Video Influencer in the LIVE category by BombBomb and in 2018, she won the BombBomb Real Estate Influencer award. Her passion for video marketing has helped her grow her business in a new community in just a couple of years. Pinky is a national speaker on video and building your business. She's been featured in RE/MAX's national magazine, along with the National Association of Realtors Magazine and Florida Realtor Magazine. She has spoken at RE/MAX's Mid State and Dixie Region, along with RE/MAX National Convention. Prior to being in real estate, Pinky was a broadcast journalist for many years.

David Collins

David Collins is an international businessman and his experience in the Real Estate industry is unmatched. He was a top producing agent for 3 years in Marin County, California, a luxury broker owner in Palm Beach County, FL for 3 years and has spent 24 years implementing the most successful market campaigns ever created for our industry. With offices in San Diego, New York & Vancouver BC, REAL Marketing services 1,600 clients all across Canada and the US.

 

David has spoken at distinguished real estate summits and conferences across the globe.  He has been commissioned by some of the largest real estate companies in the world to advise them on market share domination, recruiting, and retention. In 2015, he was invited by Tony Robbins to present at the Business Mastery Event in London.

 

David’s marketing advice and programs have generated billions of dollars in sales for real estate agents and brokers across North America. His client list reads like a who’s who in Real Estate, having assisted agents in the marketing of thousands of high-end properties, for such notable homeowners as Jeff Gordon, Dan Marino, Phil Mickelson, Blink 182, Bread as well as countless resorts around the world.

 

His company, REAL Marketing, rewrote and designed the new Luxury Institute’s (CLHMS) handbook (the only recommended marketing company for them) as well as The RE/MAX Collection branding materials and ONE Luxe (Realty One Group) for luxury agents as well. REAL Marketing also created the RE/MAX Collection Magazine and collateral materials and the annual Coldwell Banker luxury report.

 

Fun Facts about David:

He was named "State of Florida" 2003 Small Businessman of the Year.

He is an award-winning photographer.

He has completed 42 marathons and one Ironman and won the Master’s Title at the Disney World Marathon twice in a best time of 2 hours & 39 minutes (6 minute pace for 26.2 miles) at age 41.

Currently David is an Active Professional Motorcycle Racer & NHRA 2018 Division 7 Champion!

In 2015 he married the love of his life Sandi Collins.

Jason Sherman

Co-Founder of a national real estate development company, Aspen Heights. We have built over $3B in assets since 2008 including the tallest residential building west of the Mississippi The Independent.
CEO-Co Founder of Rising Tide Marketing since 2009. Rising Tide is a full-service marketing company who has helped clients grow over 56% YOY through cutting-edge digital marketing strategy.

Alvin Newton

Alvin Newton is the National Sales Manager and go to speaker for REALMarketing, a strategic marketing firm that has been creating and managing marketing campaigns for some of the most successful Real Estate Agents in North America for over 27 years. Alvin started his Real Estate career as an agent in 2008 selling over $15,000,000 in his first two years. Alvin knows the difficulties agents face every day from working with buyers and sellers, being in the trenches himself! Alvin met David Collins in 2011 to do some marketing for his real estate farms. Having a degree in marketing, and the love for real estate, Alvin went to work for David as his National Sales Manager over 9 years ago. Alvin has been married to his beautiful wife Sheri for over 23 years and they have one 21 year old daughter named Summer. Alvin is an avid Mountain Biker, so everywhere he goes he is always looking for the next trail to ride.

Laura Monroe

Laura Monroe is a 20 year industry and public relations executive, entrepreneur, and real estate brand strategist. As the Global Head of Community at Inman, Laura currently leads and cultivates a global community network of forward-thinking agents, brokers, tech entrepreneurs and executives--as well as the Inman Brand Ambassador Program, through Inman’s media, publishing, and conference events. With a passion for community, and experience in marketing, business development, and technology -- Laura is also proud to be an NAR REACH Mentor, a speaker, and has been recognized by Inman News, RISMedia, and T3Sixty as an industry influencer and Newsmaker.

Kendall Bonner

As the broker and owner of RE/MAX Capital Realty, Kendall strives to inspire her agents to be the best versions of themselves and through that, live more abundantly. As the Director of Vision, her goal is to assist, educate, and lead her agents towards successful resolutions in all of their real estate transactions. By delivering an exceptional customer experience to her agents, she knows that it will be transferred to the consumers, who live and work in the Tampa Bay area. Kendall has used her skills and training as a lawyer, her strategies and systems as a successful real estate agent, and her drive and leadership as a business owner to empower others to be as successful as their aspirations move them. Kendall’s strategy and infectious spirit have allowed her to attract a team of five (5) Highly Proficient Directors. This group of professionals strive to offer the “Best Service Always, in All Ways” to over 55 real estate professionals, and growing, across two locations serving Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas Counties. Through Kendall’s vision, RE/MAX Capital Realty, was one of the first brokerages to invest and embrace the RE/MAX Momentum development system. Her dedication to the program has even afforded her the honor of being personally coached by David Scott, the creator. Because of her dedication to growth she has also been featured in multiple RE/MAX RU training videos, conducted trainings at RE/MAX BOC 2015, 2017, 2018 & 2019, guest speaker at the 2018 & 2019 RE/MAX R4, the 2017 Fall Retreat for the Central Atlantic Region, RE/MAX LLC’s Momentum Podcast, her local board, and other real estate firms. She was also honored to speak on the main stage during the Opening General Session 2017 R4 conference. Her most recent achievements also include her team’s award for 2017 Brokerage of the Year for RE/MAX Florida Region, 2018 Manager of the Year for RE/MAX, LLC, and an invitation to Catalyst for 2018 & 2019. Kendall is also a co-owner with her husband, Bill Bonner, of Motto Mortgage Resource, the sole owner of Compass Consulting & Solutions – a coaching and training company, and also a co-Author of the book, “So…You Think You Want To Be A Real Estate Agent.” She is also the host of the Improve Your Hustle Podcast where she challenges herself and others to wake up, level up, and repeat. Last but not least, this wife and mother of 2, most enjoys reading, learning and innovating!

Tami Bonnell

Tami Bonnell is an internationally renowned speaker and 30-plus-year veteran in the real estate industry. She is an information junkie and is passionate about investing in people. Tami is an active member of the National Women’s Council of REALTORS®, NAWRB's Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Council and was honored by STEMconnector® as one of its 100 Corporate Women Leaders in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). Instrumental in building 3 major brands, Tami joined EXIT Realty Corp. International in 1999 and was appointed CEO in 2012.

Clelia Peters

Clelia Warburg Peters joined Warburg Realty in 2014 and currently serves as President of the firm, bringing experience in strategic business development, cutting edge technology, and investing to her role. Clelia works closely with her father, CEO Frederick Warburg Peters, in managing and growing one of New York's oldest and most respected real estate brokerages.

In 2015 Clelia co-founded MetaProp, a PropTech accelerator that has evolved into a $40 million seed stage venture fund focused exclusively on real estate technology (technologies which impact the way we conceive of, construct, transact, manage utilize, and interact with real property). MetaProp has collectively invested in 50+ companies across the full real estate value chain which have raised over $2 billion and employ more than 1,500 people internationally. As one of the few female leaders in the PropTech space, Clelia is passionate about inclusion and believes strongly in the power of women to shift paradigms of leadership and success in the 21st century.

Prior to joining Warburg, Clelia worked in partnership with noted business leader Sallie Krawcheck on a technology enabled business concept focused on work opportunities for women and was a Management Consultant with the Boston Consulting Group. Clelia is a member of the NY Metro chapter of YPO (Young Presidents Organization), and of C200, the preeminent global organization for women business leaders. She holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA from Yale University.

Dan Smith

Dan Smith is the author of three books, including the #1 Best Seller "Failing Greatly, Your Guide to Achieving Success after Failure". He was a top producing real estate agent in Southern California before retiring and selling his brokerage. He has been featured by nearly every major media outlet including being named in The Wall Street Journal in 2006 as the #9 agent in the United States after closing 321 transactions as an individual agent.

 

He has since spoken throughout the world including delivering the keynote address at the 2018 World Real Estate Congress held in Dubai. His focus is two-fold; to help others achieve more success and lead more balanced lives. In 2019 at The National Press Club in Washington D.C. he was recognized as a Real Estate Newsmaker and Influencer. He is also a contributing writer to Inman News.

 

Dan is now a principle and the Chief Operating Officer of a successful real estate brokerage in Orange County, California. (Although he prefers to describe his role as the Captain of Culture and Success Support Advisor).

Marki Lemons-Ryhal

A proud Chicago native and fifth generation entrepreneur, Marki Lemons-Ryhal is a renowned real estate educator and keynote speaker, specializing in social media training for brokers, banks and title companies. Over the last 13 years, Ryhal, the founder of ReMarkiTable, LLC, has taught more than 300,000 students and written more than 100 classes approved for continuing education. After earning her Master's degree in business administration and teaching hotel and restaurant management courses on a collegiate level, Ryhal made the move to real estate, becoming a loan originator in 1999 and opening up her own discount real estate brokerage three years later. In 2007, she became an expert in foreclosure and short sales in anticipation of the market crash. “I have the ability to interpret trends and pivot my business quickly,” says Ryhal. “Today, I'm pivoting my business yet again in the world of real estate due to COVID-19.” The Chicago Association of Realtors presented Ryhal with its President’s Award in 2009 and its Realtor Achievement Award in 2016. She’s also earned the Association of Illinois Real Estate Educators’ Real Estate Educator of the Year award and became a REBAC Hall of Fame inductee and a RISMedia Newsmaker in 2019. This past year, Ryhal added “international best-selling author” to her list of accolades, fulfilling a long term goal. In addition to her role as an educator, Ryhal serves as a state legislative contact to Rep. Nicholas Smith, who represents Illinois’ 34th district. Previously, she’s been a national education workgroup chairwomen for the Residential Real Estate Council, a member of the board of directors at the Real Estate Business Institute and a member of the Women’s Council of Realtors’ presidential advisory council. Professional successes aside, Ryhal is most proud of her son, a recent graduate of Howard University. “It takes time, energy and money to raise a successful son when you started as an
unwed mother,” she says.

Ishay Grinberg

<div> <div>Rental Beast Founder and CEO Ishay Grinberg is a successful Real Estate agent and Managing Broker with more than 20 years’ experience in the New York City and Boston markets. He made his first real estate investment in South Boston, and later became a developer and a landlord in the area. Having experienced every facet of the residential real estate transaction firsthand, Ishay is all too familiar with the challenges faced by agents, landlords, and tenants at various stages of the rental experience. He founded Rental Beast to create a source of truth for the rental market, helping agents and brokers to get their share of $12 billion in annual leasing commissions.</div> <div></div> <div>Ishay grew up in Haifa, Israel and served as a Combat Officer in the Israeli Defense Force. It was there that he learned the importance of good decision making, the value of steady leadership, and the skills needed to devise and execute successful strategies.   Ishay spent the last 10 years as President of the Wellesley Weston Chabad, supporting his local Jewish community. He is also a member of the RHA, NAA, CAA, PAA, Greater Boston Real Estate, and the Boston University Coalition.</div> </div> <div> <div></div> <div>Today he resides in Wellesley, Massachusetts, where he spends far too much time perfecting his golf game.</div> </div>

Luke Glass

With more than 15 years’ leadership experience, Luke Glass brings to realtor.com a drive and determination to create positive change in the industry. Currently serving as Executive Vice President, Luke is responsible for leading the company’s real estate industry relations efforts and supporting realtor.com’s industry strategy. He also leads the company’s initiative to provide the platforms required for Realtors®, brokers, franchisors, and multiple listing services (MLSs) to best serve consumers’ evolving housing needs.
Luke began his career in the real estate industry with Threewide Corporation, providers of ListHub in 2002. While under his direction, ListHub grew to be the dominant industry platform for listing content syndication, providing brokers and agents with access to a broad consumer audience. Prior to joining Threewide, he worked for A.G. Edwards & Sons in their Investment Banking – Corporate Finance unit as an analyst in the financial and technology sectors. He graduated with a bachelor's degree from Babson College in finance and entrepreneurship. Luke is based in Morgantown, WV.

Cameron Paine

Cameron Paine is the Vice President of Industry Relations for Apartments.com, the world’s most popular rental website.

Combined with his experience as a top executive at a national brokerage and as the CEO of the one of the 20 largest Multiple Listing Services in the country, Cameron’s unique knowledge encompasses the essential commercial, residential, MLS, and brokerage elements of organized real estate.  Recognized by Inman News as one of the “Top 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate” Cameron has authored a number of real estate white papers encouraging large industry collaborations and in 2014 created the Broker Public Portal concept.  Launched in 2017, the face of the Broker Public Portal is Homesnap.

With his diverse experience, Cameron brings a unique perspective to organized real estate. After graduating from Hamilton College with a degree in American History he lived and worked in New York City in sales and marketing.  He moved to San Francisco after being selected for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to perform with the internationally renowned ensemble Chanticleer, and in 1999 became a GRAMMY® award winning artist for his work on the album Colors of Love.  After retiring as a musician and several years in Florida heading up the Bonita Springs-Estero Association of Realtors, in 2006 Cameron was asked to be the founding CEO of the newly created Connecticut MLS; in 2017 he engineered a successful merger to create one of the largest MLSs in the United States.

Cameron enjoys traveling and lives on the Connecticut shoreline with his wife and daughter.

Douglas Fisher

Douglas Fisher is the Vice President Sales at Constellation1. Douglas has spent more than 25 years building and driving high performing sales teams in the Real Estate and Financial Services markets. His experience and expertise has positioned him as a leader in establishing effective sales processes to build pipeline and enable salespeople to win more business. 

Dhiraj Nallapaneni

Dhiraj Nallapaneni is a Product Marketing Writer with BirdEye. Dhiraj writes blogs and creates webinars on the subject of collecting customer feedback, delivering fantastic customer experiences, and standing out from the competition.

Aaron Novello

Aaron Novello began his Real Estate career in 2006 right after graduating from the University of Florida. Since he started, he has personally helped more than 1300 people buy and sell a home and has coached over 200 agents. Even in this challenging market, Aaron and his team have been able to help so many people accomplish their goals and objectives because of their extensive knowledge of the industry, exceptional service, assertive sales skills, top-of-the line marketing, cutting-edge technology and most importantly– hard work.

Katie Kossev

Katie Kossev is a real estate broker, speaker, mentor, motivator and Compass Sales Manager with over eighteen years of industry experience. A native of Northern California, she moved to Texas in 1993 where she quickly adapted to her new identity as a proud Californiatexian. Her passion lies in helping others reach their full potential as successful real estate entrepreneurs while living a balanced and purposeful life. Katie has been named a 2017 Inman Innovator of the Year, 2014-2019 member of the Houston Association of Realtors Board of Directors and HRIS, former TAR Director, graduate of the Texas Real Estate Leadership Program and previous Moderator and host for Inman Connect and Luxury Connect. Katie’s number one accomplishment is her happy family, including a Tikok obsessed teenager named Remington, awe-inspiring husband named Veso, and two human-like dogs, Cali and Napoleon.

Brad McCallum

Erica Ramus

Erica Ramus is a Schuylkill County native and a graduate of St. Clair Area High School. She earned degrees at Armand Hammer United World College of the American West in New Mexico (I.B.), University of Delaware Honors Program and Kutztown University (B.A.). She holds a Master’s Degree in Real Estate (MRE) and in 2013 was part of the first class to complete this program. She sits on committees at both the state and national level (PAR and NAR) and writes for INMAN News and The Real Daily.

Erica started Schuylkill Living Magazine in 1997, the region's only full color lifestyle magazine which is still published today under new ownership. She opened her real estate brokerage in Pottsville in 2007. She is extremely active in the community, especially in the Schuylkill Chamber of Commerce (Past President) and is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Pottsville. The Ramus family hosts exchange students and has had students live with them from France, Russia, Germany, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Bangladesh, Mexico and Ecuador. They live near the Appalachian Trail, and are occasional “Trail Angels” or hosts who help travelers on their way through this part of northeastern Pennsylvania.

Besides listing and marketing properties for sale, she also handles commercial and investment transactions, and real estate consulting services. In 2009, she opened Schuylkill Appraisal Services. Many area firms call her to help in recruiting executives to the area due to her local expertise and involvement in the Chamber of Commerce.

Alex Vidal

Alex is Regional Vice President for Coldwell Banker Realty in Dallas Fort Worth overseeing 10 offices, 850 Realtors and over $2B in closed sales.  As a real estate executive in the industry for 23 years, he has worked with RelatedISG, Keyes, Prudential, and ERA Real Estate in Florida, as well as Prudential Real Estate in Colorado, and California. He has held several positions including Recruiting Director, Sales Coach, Sales Manager, and Sales. His most recent focus was on building offices into local powerhouses and turning boutique brokerages with a handful of agents into large-scale agencies with several hundred Realtors.

Anthony Lamacchia

Amy Somerville

Amy began her RE/MAX career in 2003 as a Sales Associate in Albuquerque, N.M., where she eventually led a top-producing sales team. In 2008, she moved to Denver and joined RE/MAX LLC as a Franchise Development Consultant for the RE/MAX Carolinas Region. In 2010, she was promoted to Director of the RE/MAX Central Atlantic Region.

In 2011, Amy's focus shifted from regional operations to education, and she joined RE/MAX University as Director of Broker Training. Her role grew constantly, and in 2014 she became Executive Director, Education, assuming leadership of RU training programs, revenue and marketing. During the 2015 RE/MAX R4 Convention in Las Vegas, Amy was an Opening General Session speaker, highlighting the value of education to an audience of over 5,000 attendees.

Jeff Lobb

Jeff Lobb is the Founder and CEO of SparkTank Media - A Coaching Company for the  Real Estate, Mortgage and Title Industries. His focus is always on Sales, Marketing, Technology, Social Media and systems that create more sales and productivity   He’s an International Speaker and Coach and has been in Real Estate for over 30 years. He has also spent 10 of those years in Sales Management

He has been a top producing agent, has run Real Estate brokerages, he was the VP of Technology and Marketing  for an International Franchise brand and has developed training and coaching products to serve the Real Estate industry

Jeff speaks at many Real Estate Brand conferences as well as associations, Real Estate Boards and top Real Estate events such as Inman Connect and NAR and now Agent 2021 one of Vaynermedia’s newest events  .  The Swanepoel Power 200 ranked Jeff in the TOP 20 most powerful in Social Media . Jeff has also recently been named Inmans Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Real Estate for several consecutive years.

Jeff is Fluent in the three languages....English, Real Estate, & Technology.

Katie Clancy

Katie Clancy of The Cape House Team at William Raveis built her brand from the ashes of the recession with virtually no money and just an imperative to be a blessing to others. Today she leads a team that produces in the top 1% in her market, and as the self-proclaimed happiest person in real estate she has her sights set on making real estate the happiest industry in the world.

 

She has shared this mission with her peers across the country from Inman Connect stages to NAR Annuals, WCR, NAGLREP, WomanUP, She’s Unstoppable, and multiple local boards and brands.

 

In her previous life as a teacher she helped found one of the first charter schools in the country. Peak life experiences include singing Orff’s Carmina Burana, completing her first triathlon, and bringing her infant daughter home from China. Katie lives the dream on Cape Cod with her contractor husband, four daughters, and two very small dogs.

Julez Ann Wales

Most Texans refer to me a transplant Texan. I was born and raised in California but my roots come from Burleson, TX where my family is from. I relocated here a few years ago to start my real estate journey. Prior to real estate, I owned and operated my own hair salon in Memphis TN. I was told over the years to get into the business but as a single mom, I was hesitant. I overcame my fears and I have found my 'nitch in the world. I have wonderful reviews and I am the agent you will have for life. I build lifelong relationships, not just a transactions!!

Jeff Bosch

When it comes to real estate, Jeff is as comfortable with a screw gun as he is with contract negotiations or learning new software. As Director of MLS Services, he’s able to draw on his experiences as a REALTOR®, educator, investor, and managing broker over two decades in the real estate industry.

Jeff is currently serving to enhance the MLS relationships with the brokerage community while leading MARIS support, compliance, education, and communications staff. He co-created a unique MLS outreach position to help foster greater communication and understanding, reinforce MLS initiatives, and change industry culture as a thought leader, presenter, and high-level consultative educator.

2020 CMLS Workshops Workgroup

2020 RESO Broker Advisory Group Vice-Chair

2019 - 2021 St. Louis Realtors Leadership Academy Advisory Board

Previous on the Board of Directors for St. Louis Realtors and MARIS

Molly McKinley

Molly McKinley is an expert at connecting the dots. A serial entrepreneur, public relations and integrated marketing strategist with over 25 years experience launching new products and brands. Her passion lies in finding hidden connections between people and experiences and helping to amplify those relationships to drive success. She counts Adobe, Adwerx, First, Happikins, IBM, Luckybug and Wake Radiology among her past projects. She has helped her clients connect with and be seen by major media properties such as the Ellen show, TODAY,  the Oprah Winfrey show, plus numerous publications such as Mashable, TechCrunch and more.

In the last ten years, Molly’s traditional PR agency background has evolved into all things digital, from SEO and link building to the convergence of data insights with business and marketing goals. Her fluency in design, as well as technology, puts her in a sweet spot, but she remains driven by the insatiable desire to deliver remarkable customer experiences. In 2017, she was named an Inman Influencer, was identified as the Top 100 Influencers in Real Estate, and was recently chosen to participate in the NC Idea Labs program.

Enrique Teran

Enrique is a second generation REALTOR and co-founder of Avanti Way Realty, a tech-driven real estate brokerage with 1000+ agents.  With a degree in management information systems, he has developed the first fully-integrated, data driven, real estate platform the industry has seen.  Enrique Teran is a serial entrepreneur that has focused all his companies into the real estate prealm.  He has led Avanti Way to become one of the top 50 most productive brokerage firms in the state of Florida with over 50,000 transactions.  He’s an industry leader with National awards and recognition and serves in the Miami Association of Realtor’s Residential board.  He continues to attract amazing talent to his company to complement his progressive vision, challenging the status quo, on a constant quest to achieve the best, most unique consumer experiences within the industry.

After years of success in real estate, Enrique partnered up with Andres Korda and Cecilia Teran and founded Avanti Way Realty with the purpose to amplify the “unique consumer experience”. The company now has close to 500 agents, over 11,000 transactions and 6 offices between Miami Dade and Broward County. Avanti Way has been recognized 3 times in the last 5 years within the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Southeast Florida (by the South Florida Business Journal) and was the 2nd largest company in Florida for agent intake in 2015. The inspiration driven by the partners of Avanti Way has developed a one of a kind formula that embraces a unique approach to the use of technology in the industry, tools, platforms, systems, accountability, and education providing agents the ability to accelerate their business and transparency for consumers conducting real estate. Enrique’s passion is not only seen by the outstanding results of the company, but has also been recognized numerous times and is a recipient of Real Estate Achievers and Leaders Residential Broker Award for 2016 (by The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce), the Up & Comer Real Estate Award 2016 (by South Florida Business & Wealth Organization), not to include many other awards provided for his excellence in upgrading the real estate experience.

Cyndee Haydon

Seth O'Byrne

Seth O’Byrne has become a fresh voice for the world of California luxury real estate and his focus on modern marketing has not just earned him accolades from the Real Estate Industry, it has delivered over $1 Billion in home sales under the O’Byrne Team brand since 2004. Last year Seth was named “Realtor of The Year” by the San Diego Association of Realtors, “50 Most Influential Business Leaders in San Diego” by the San Diego Daily Transcript and “40 Under 40” by the San Diego Business Journal. This was the same year that O’Byrne’s HGTV Show “Hot Properties” aired all over the world to Tens of Millions of viewers and Seth celebrated a year of speaking on stage to tens of thousands of people all across America. Considered both a major influencer in the real estate industry and a voice for modern business; Seth’s focus on social media marketing and high production video has placed him at the tip of a changing marketplace. In 2019 the O’Byrne Team has their focus on completing over $150 Million in San Diego home sales and strengthening their global partnership with Giveback Homes. Together, the O’Byrne Team and Giveback Homes will not only move hundreds of homes in California for local clients, they will direct a piece of each sale towards funding, building and providing new homes for the homeless both in America and Nicaragua as well. Seth is a new father, a proud husband and a Solana Beach resident who is passionate about sharing the lifestyle his city has become famous for.

Ben Belack

Ben Belack can regularly be found traversing the city from the Hollywood Hills to Beverly Hills, through Bel Air to Santa Monica, keeping his finger on the pulse of the market and making sure to know all available inventory, both listed and off-market. Most recently, Ben has participated in over $250 million worth of real estate transactions. Now approaching a decade selling real estate, six of those years headquartered at The Agency, Ben’s client list has become a who’s-who in the entertainment industry. However, Ben’s unique value is rooted in a long history as a service professional.

He grew up working in hospitality, ultimately culminating as a sommelier in the highest level of multiple Michelin starred restaurants. This occupational trajectory formed an innate and unrivaled approach to service, which segued perfectly to the luxury real estate sector. Broad anticipation, empathy, unyielding focus on detail, and deliberate and intentional action shape the client service experience in every transaction Ben undertakes.

Billy Nash

Billy Nash, founder of Nash Luxury at Ilustrated Properties, the largest privately-held brokerage in Florida, is a luxury real estate professional advising ultra-high-net-worth individuals and their families. Billy is ranked as a top agent firm-wide. Billy was recently voted The Best Real Estate Agent in Palm Beach County by the Palm Beach Post. He holds the distinction of being recognized in the top 1% of realtors across the country. Billy hosted Season 3 of Selling Mega Mansions on the AWE network and also sits on the agent advisory board of Concierge Auction. In under 5 years, he has personally closed 100’s of millions in luxury real estate transactions. Billy spent the previous 20 years as a private banker in NYC.

Melissa King

Melissa King-Williford is Vice President of MLS Services at Stellar MLS, Florida’s largest MLS. She leads Project Management, Product Management, and Software Development teams for the organization. Her focus is on staying current with emerging tech trends to ensure Stellar’s customers always have access to the industry’s best product lineup.

Melissa currently serves on the RESO Board of Directors and has been a mentor for the Second Century Ventures REACH classes for the past two years. Her recent accomplishments include earning her business management certification from the Crummer School of Business, completing the CMLX2 designation from CMLS, and assembling a Stellar MLS Rental Taskforce, which she is leading. Melissa is known for her optimistic approach to solving unique MLS challenges and her diligence for getting things done right.

Ryan Schneider

Ryan Schneider joined Realogy as President and Chief Operating Officer in October 2017 after nearly 15 years of senior leadership experience at Capital One Financial Corporation. Schneider has substantial experience in public policy and regulatory affairs, including meeting with a sitting president of the United States and testifying in front of a Senate committee.

Rene Galicia

Rene Galicia is NAR’s Director of MLS Engagement based in Washington, D.C. He has worked in the real estate industry since the early 2000’s, with experiences at various levels including a residential brokerage, an affiliate business and in a multiple listing service. Most recently before joining NAR, Rene worked at the California Regional MLS where he held various positions including Systems Trainer, Training Documentation Specialist, Training Supervisor, and ultimately working up to Director of Compliance and Data Licensing. In that capacity, Rene lead a team of 12 Compliance Analysts responsible for enforcing the MLS rules for approximately 95,000 participants and subscribers. Rene was also directly involved in managing the contracting and compliance process for over 20,000 IDX websites, and over 100 Vendor agreements.

Rene earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Pacific Coast University, School of Law in Long Beach, CA.

Stephen Freudenberg

Stephen Freudenberg joined Knock in 2016, inspired by their mission to bring transparency to real estate transactions that are typically confusing and complicated. As a licensed real estate and mortgage professional with hundreds of closed transactions under his belt, he is passionate about using his first-hand market knowledge to put people first and find innovative solutions to challenges in the industry. As Knock's Director of National Real Estate, he leads a team responsible for engaging local licensed agents and brokerages to ensure their success with Knock and the Knock Home Swap™.

Vicki Monteagudo

Vicki Monteagudo is an award-winning, multi-million-dollar producer, earning many local, regional and national awards. After consistently being one of the top-producing agents in the Tri-Cities, it was time for Vicki to take her business to the next level.

While real estate is at the core of her business, Vicki oversees another firm: MM3 Design Agency. MM3 is Vicki’s marketing operation that handles advertising, web design and management, graphic design, print media and professional photography for real estate clients (i.e. sellers, builders, developers, etc.). “When builders and developers come to us, they are looking for an ad agency, not just a salesperson,” Vicki says. “It just makes better sense to locate my team of marketing and design professionals in the same office with my real estate team.”

One of Vicki’s goals for her real estate firm is to continually raise the standard on customer service and revolutionizing the Tri-Cities real estate market.

Kristen Routh-Silberman

Kristen Routh Silberman ranks as the #1 individual broker at Synergy Sotheby’s International Realty for 2020 with $100 million in sales. She ranked #1 Top Individual Agent for her company in 2019, 2018 & 2017. In the greater Las Vegas arena, Kristen’s reputation as the pre-eminent marketer of its most important real estate assets is unparalleled. In 2020, she currently ranks as the #1 Individual Agent by Sales Volume in the State of Nevada by The Wall Street Journal and REAL Trends as well as #1 Individual Agent for Las Vegas as well. Kristen’s clients have benefited from her sole focus: the achievement of the highest values for their homes, while providing the discreet, white-glove service from Las Vegas’ most reputable realtor. A seasoned professional and savvy negotiator, Kristen has represented clients in an impressive $1 billion dollars’ worth of transactions throughout her career. Kristen’s remarkable abilities have enabled her to achieve record sales prices on behalf of her clients at many of Las Vegas’ finest addresses and neighborhoods, including the $19.5 million sale of Casa de Shenandoah, and the current record for the highest-selling residence in Las Vegas history. Kristen has assisted sellers of multiple properties that continue to represent the highest-selling residences within their communities, including the $6.7 million sale of 7000 Tomiyasu Lane,  the $6.4 million sale of 3 Anthem Pointe in Anthem Country Club, the $5.6 million sale of 1353 Dilevante Drive of Portofino - Seven Hills, and the $3.35 million sale of 43 Rue Mediterra Drive, the highest-selling residence in Lake Las Vegas in the last ten years. While these properties represent some of the highest sales, she has also broken records for the highest sold price per square foot in several neighborhoods across the Valley.As the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas real estate has attracted a lot of attention. Kristen has participated in hundreds of media interviews and, as a result, her clients have enjoyed worldwide audiences on media networks like CNN, ABC, CBS, MSNBC, HGTV, and TV shows: Access Hollywood, E!, Inside Edition, The Insider, HGTV's 'Million Dollar Rooms', HGTV's 'Top 10 US Houses', E! Entertainment 'A-List Listings', QATAR TV's 'Property Tastes',  CNBC’s ‘Secret Lives of The Super Rich’, and Behind-The-Gates. Kristen is a frequent contributor to the Las Vegas Review-Journal and Vegas Magazine among others on the topic of luxury real estate.She also serves as the Las Vegas delegate to Sotheby’s International Realty Market Leaders, an elite 65-member network of the Top producing Agents representing companies serving luxury markets, and who collaborate to match ultra-high net worth buyers and sellers worldwide. As a market leader within a global $112 billion organization, Kristen is uniquely able to leverage relationships with media, financial advisors, and Sotheby’s 1,000 brokerages and 23,000 connected agents in 71 countries across the globe to present her most significant listings.Kristen brings together an extraordinary team of six real estate professionals for optimal support and assistance in marketing and client engagement, offering in-house marketing services to her clients. Kristen’s clients are the Who’s Who of Las Vegas and largely referred from elated past clients, all of whom recognize her proactive, “can-do” attitude, her 24/7 accessibility, her laser-focus, and attention to detail.Kristen successfully represents developments as the master listing agent for MacDonald Highlands: The Richard Luke Five Star Collection at MacDonald Highlands, and The Ranch at Red Rock. She provides real estate representation to Blue Heron Design Build and real estate services to Park Towers, collectively representing over $500 million of privately-owned luxury real estate properties throughout the Las Vegas Valley.

Bill Risser

Sean Carpenter

Originally licensed as a real estate agent in 1998, Sean Carpenter is the former Agent Development Director for the Ohio NRT companies. Sean recently jumped back into a sale role with Coldwell Banker King Thompson serving Buyers and Sellers throughout Central Ohio. He is also a popular speaker across the nation focusing on sales topics of creating memorable customer experiences, maximizing social and digital media, as well as business planning and leadership.

Formerly recognized by Inman News as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Real Estate, Sean was recently named as one of the Top 20 most influential people in social media for the real estate industry by The Swanepoel Report. Sean’s speaking appearances have included every Coldwell Banker Gen Blue Conference, the Coldwell Banker Global Management Summit, numerous states Association of Realtors Conventions and various Realtor events around the country.

Sean’s mission is to “teach with passion and enthusiasm instilling confidence and excitement in his students,” and his philosophy centers around helping his audiences learn how to build more relationships, solve more problems and have more fun.

Barbara Betts

Barb Betts is a successful REALTOR®, Broker and CEO, Educator, Speaker and Trainer with a passion for all things Real Estate.

She is known as an influencer in the Real Estate industry and is consistently known for impacting everyone that she speaks to.  She has a passion for her industry and is highly involved at a local, state and national level.

She brings an honest, compassionate and transparent approach. Her passion lies in sharing with others her best practices, successes (and failures) in selling real estate, running a brokerage and figuring out how to keep it all balanced.  In her spare time you can find her traveling with her husband, visiting her daughter at the University of Kentucky, or on a baseball field somewhere supporting her son in his professional baseball career.

Lyndsey Harp

Lyndsey joined Atlanta Communities in 2017. She has a passion for helping clients understand the complicated dynamics of walking through Real Estate transactions and believes that educating clients is the most effective way to get clients to the closing table with minimal issues. Her clientele ranges from first time home buyers all the way to Investors. She loves that she gets to help everyday people find their dream home and knows with certainty that she is fulfilling the calling on her life!

Holly Culp

Holly has been a realtor in the Charleston area since 2006. She quickly became a top producing agent. Over the years, she worked her way into becoming on of the area’s top agents for Luxury homes. She has sold some of the highest end properties in the area. Holly enjoys helping many clients build their own home. She is well versed in construction, builder placement,  lot selection, surveys, town ordinances, soil testing, and much more. She has sold many deep water properties which gives her great experience in permitting, OCRM, and DHEC regulations.

She now ranks among the top 4% in Charleston for overall volume sold all time. She sold over $25 million in 2019 and is on track to sell $35 million in 2020. Holly is a Realtor Of Distinction award winner and East Cooper Top Producer 2007-present. Holly is known for paying attention to all details to meet her clients needs. She is known by her peers as bringing a lot of energy to her job and getting things done! She is a boating enthusiast and lives 2 blocks from the beach at Isle of Palms, SC. She has been married to her husband Michael for 20 years. They have 3 daughters- Addison, Ansley, and Alivia. Holly is also involved in several local charities.  
 
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Elmer Morales

I've been a Real Estate Agent since 2001. I have personally been involved in the sale of over 1,000 homes in Southern California, both in standard sales and distressed sales. I have dedicated myself to practicing the highest level of integrity in all of my real estate transactions. I am honest, sincere and work hard to ensure that my clients are taken care of to the best of my ability. You have my word that your experience with me and the attention you will receive will always exceed your expectations.

My team and I are currently considered "Best of Zillow", based on consumer surveys, putting us in the top 1% of Realtors in the country.

Specialties:

- My team and I have worked with many of the top lending institutions, private lenders, corporate clients and hedge funds
- Managing and Marketing (REO) Real Estate Owned properties in San Bernardino, Riverside and Los Angeles counties.
- Initial occupancy checks, cash for keys, unlawful detainers, lockouts, property preservation and a complete rehab on non-financeable properties.
- Highly efficient in Equator, RESNET, Pyramid and Exceleras REO platforms