Convention Speakers

Here's Who'll be Speaking at This Year's Convention

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Kenny Anderson

Kenny Anderson

Kenny J. Anderson has invested over 30 years of experience and traveled the world defining the attributes of leadership. In his "Common Denominators for Success," Anderson reveals seven universal formulas of success that will strengthen the character of an organization, boost production within a company, and create an executable plan for delivering bottom-line results.

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Kris Barney

Kris Barney

Kris Barney, CEO of All Things Possible Inc. and author of “Leadership from the Inside Out – Are You the Leader YOU Would Follow,” is a successful entrepreneur, multi-faceted trainer and a leadership and communication expert. She has coached hundreds of individuals – from entrepreneurs to corporate executives. She was president of the National Speakers Association, Mountain West, and is the founder of The PIER Process Program.

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Stacy Bernal

Stacy Bernal

Stacy Bernal’s 16 years of experience in the real estate industry as a Realtor, title marketer, loan officer, and home warranty rep has made her knowledgeable in all aspects of a transaction. Today, she combines that knowledge with her passion for Diversity & Inclusion to facilitate necessary but often uncomfortable conversations with global audiences.

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Martine Cadet

Martine Cadet

Social media content coach and creator Martine Cadet helps clients convert viewers into paying customers. In this session, you'll learn how to never run out of things to say on social media and become confident in connecting with your audience by mastering the skill of storytelling on social platforms. Cadet's system will help you increase your social media presence organically, without spending a dime.

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Clara Capano

Clara Capano

With over 20 years in real estate, Clara Capano is also an international speaker and trainer, best-selling author and executive producer of the Working Woman’s Channel and Living Real TV. She's passionate about helping businesswomen fight burnout by teaching them how to take back control of their time and set clear goals so they can generate more business and design a life they love.

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Anna Cheniuntai

Anna Cheniuntai

Anna Cheniuntai is the technological innovator and entrepreneur who is disrupting the construction industry with the proprietary robotics technology of 3D-printed homes. She's a co-founder and the CEO of Apis Cor, the pioneering robotics 3D-printing construction company. After earning her bachelor's degree in space physics in 2014, Cheniuntai made a leap to entrepreneurship and joined then construction and industrial machinery manufacturing ventures run by her future co-founder of Apis Cor, Nick Cheniuntai. By age 22, she had successfully managed a $6 million project to construct and deploy the ground navigation system of the Olympic Games in 2014.

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Randall Dean

Randall Dean

Randy Dean, The E-mail Sanity Expert® and author of the Amazon bestseller "Taming the E-mail Beast," is a professional speaker and expert on time and e-mail management, effective organization, and the related use of technology. For more than 25 years, Dean has been leading programs for corporate, university, and association audiences. His highly entertaining programs leave audiences with immediately usable strategies and skills on how to better manage their time, e-mail, inputs, apps and technology.

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Sylvie Di Giusto

Sylvie Di Giusto

“You’ve 7 seconds. Make them count!” says keynote speaker Sylvie di Giusto, CSP, who helps individuals and organizations explore how people form first impressions and then either open the door for them or slam it shut. Di Giusto takes audiences around the world on an interactive and entertaining journey of self-discovery that reveals how the world sees them, their brands and their organizations, and ultimately, how they see themselves. With her unique and thought-provoking presentations, she helps audience members to lead better, sell faster, and persuade instantly. She empowers them to master their first impressions and lasting impressions in any professional or business environment and during customer or employee interactions. Di Giusto is also the author of “The Image of Leadership” and “Fair Advantage” as well as the mind and producer behind dozens of corporate and individual online courses, including her own innovative “How You Impress” mobile learning lab.

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Antoine Dupont

Antoine Dupont

"Antoine Dupont is a recognized expert and strategist in digital marketing. He’s an award-winning marketing agency owner and a speaker at conferences worldwide with 18 years in marketing and 15 years in the hospitality industry. He travels the world sharing his strategy and methodology to marketers and business owners to help them improve lead generation and business growth. "

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Pam Ermen

Pam Ermen

Pam Ermen earned her real estate license when she was 18, enjoyed an award-winning sales career by 20 and moved into a full-time management position by 24. She has mentored and trained sales associates for over 30 years. She created two training series and is a nationally recognized expert on the dynamic growth of teams. Ermen, Real Estate Educator of the Year in her home state of Virginia, is president of Real Estate Guidance Inc. which oversees her successful coaching, speaking and training career throughout the United States and Canada.

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Mike Evans

Mike Evans

In addition to being a leading authority on industry disruption and how to thrive in it, Mike Evans helps clients find ways to accelerate change, shape their optimal culture, unleash personal and organizational accountability, flawlessly execute key strategies, ignite leadership capacity at all levels, amplify employee engagement, and cultivate peak performance.

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Kevin Evans

Kevin Evans

Kevin Evans, the performance/accountability coach for all of Watson Realty Corp., enjoys motivating agents to create prospecting habits that lead to success. Daily prospecting is the foundation of his success. He’s been in real estate for over eight years, and in his first 12 months, generated $3.4 million in closed volume. He built The Evans Team, which closes over $10 million year after year. Evans is an out-of-the-box and creative prospector whose goal is finding new and exciting ways to be in front of people who have real estate needs, and he’s passionate to share that excitement, enthusiasm, and creative approach to business with others.

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Phillip Gagnon

Phillip Gagnon

Phillip Gagnon has experience both internationally and domestically in brokerage and master franchise operations. As founder and CEO of 3 Data Pulse, he's helped companies across the country recruit, retain, and coach their agents through their data-driven analysis of what makes agents successful and why agents leave.

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Dan Gingiss

Dan Gingiss

Dan Gingiss is an international keynote speaker and coach who believes that a remarkable customer experience is your best sales and marketing strategy. His 20-year professional career included leadership positions at McDonald’s, Discover and Humana. Gingiss is the author of two books, "The Experience Maker" and "Winning at Social Customer Care," and is the host of two shows, the "Experience This!" podcast and "The Experience Maker" LinkedIn live show.

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Frank Gregoire

Frank Gregoire

Licensed since 1976, Frank Gregoire is a broker and appraiser who served eight years on the Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board, four as chair. He works as an appraiser and expert witness in administrative hearings and in Florida and federal Courts. His articles have been published in REALTOR® Magazine, the Journal of Property Economics, Working RE and Appraisal Buzz.

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Stacey Hanke

Stacey Hanke

Coming from an entrepreneurial upbringing, Stacey Hanke learned early on that how we show up and interact determine our success. Starting with a career in voice-over, she realized that every word, body movement and sound matters. Hanke then jumped into the corporate world as a trainer for Fortune 500 companies, teaching every possible topic from motivation to customer service to leadership. Today, Hanke is CEO of a highly sought-after consulting and training company where she mentors leaders who want to ensure their employees perceive them as an influential leader, those who are working towards a promotion, and sales professionals to ensure their message and style resonates with their clients.

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Burton Kelso

Burton Kelso

Burton Kelso is owner and chief tech expert at Integral, an on-site and remote computer and laptop repair service company for consumers and businesses. He's also a national speaker, YouTube personality, and TV tech expert regularly appearing on ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, News Nation Now, The Black News Channel, and Newsmax, offering viewers easy tips on computers, technology, internet lifestyle, and gadgets. Kelso's vision is to remove the frustrations and complexity of technology and open people up to a world of new ideas, experiences, and opportunities.

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Paul  Krismer

Paul Krismer

As a workplace culture expert, Paul Krismer teaches the practical application of positive emotions as a means to achieve corporate and personal excellence. His playful and captivating storytelling complements his informative and entertaining presentations on the science of happiness as a strong predictor of success. Helping individuals and organizations reach greater success is his trademark promise.

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Sean O'Brien

Sean O'Brien

Sean O'Brien is one of the top executive coaches in business and performance coaches in sports. With clients from organizations like Apple, Facebook, Northwestern Mutual and within athletics at universities such as Duke and Gonzaga as well as professional athletes within Major League Baseball, O'Brien has used his coaching to elevate the performance of elite organizations around the world. His authentic messaging and creative style gives each attendee a chance to tap into an elevated definition of their own peak performance and give them the tools to bring that performance to life.

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Marques Ogden

Marques Ogden

In 2003, Marques Ogden was drafted into the NFL as an offensive lineman. After five years in the NFL, he decided to retire and pursue a career in construction and contracting. At 27, Ogden founded a construction company called Kayden Premier Enterprises. His company grew fast but eventually went bankrupt, losing almost $2 million on one project in a matter of 90 days. During his darkest hours, he pulled himself together, got a part-time job as a custodian, and with hard work and determination became an inspirational keynote speaker, executive coach, best-selling author and marketing leader.

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Mark Porter

Mark Porter

Mark Porter is a real estate broker, investor and national instructor with expertise in real estate technology, investing and systems. He's broker-owner of Castle Hills Real Estate in Lewisville, Texas, and when he's not helping others buy, sell or invest, he's teaching agents around the country how to succeed in today’s demanding, high-tech market. Porter’s animated and interactive teaching style will keep you engaged, learning and having fun. His focus on “How-To” strategies give you with step-by-step guides and practical tools needed to take action and implement.

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