Speakers and Panelists

Keynote Speaker: Louis Cammarosano, HomeGain

Louis Cammarosano
As the General Manager of HomeGain, Louis is responsible for the day-to-day management and strategic direction of the company. Over the past four years he has led HomeGain with an increased focus on customer and employee satisfaction. Louis applies his extensive range of expertise to all areas of the company, which has resulted in increased customer retention, customer advocacy, innovative product releases such as AgentView, and enhanced HomeGain.com traffic, which is the lifeline of the company. Louis is an avid blogger and can be found on the HomeGain Blog, HomeGain Nation and ActiveRain. A former teacher, he is as passionate about helping others as he is about online real estate, speaking at real estate events including Inman Connect, Bloodhound Blog Unchained, RETechSouth and HomeGain's Live Nation Real Estate Forum.

Special Guest:
Brad Inman, Founder of HomeGain

AgentEvaluator® Session Speaker: Wayne Long, Shepherd Brokers.com

Wayne Long
Wayne and Donna Long work together as a team with Shepherd Brokers.com GMAC Real Estate in Columbus, GA. As top producers for their company, they are very active on the Web maintaining their websites, www.columbushomeshow.com, FortBenningsPCS.com and PhenixCityHome.com, and actively blogging on the HomeGain Blog, Real Estate Webmasters and Real Estate Industry Watch. Wayne and Donna use BuyerLink to drive traffic to their website, and have been members of HomeGain's marketing program, AgentEvaluator, since 2004, achieving Silver Club status. Wayne Long is also an elite member of HomeGain's Advisors Group.

Panelists:
Carl Medford Carl Medford, Windermere Properties East Bay

Karen Breen Elia Karen Breen Elia, RE/MAX Exclusive Properties

BuyerLink™ Session Speaker: Mitch Ribak, eHomes Realty Network

Mitch Ribak
The Mitch Ribak Real Estate Team consists of over 20 Agents, selling over $40 million dollars in real estate annually, and ranked as the #1 Buyer Brokerage in Brevard County. Mitch has excelled in Internet sales for over 15 years, with 282 transactions in 2008 from the Internet. He has been a HomeGain BuyerLink member for several years and enjoys sharing his success strategies with Realtors on the HomeGain Blog and in real estate forums including Unchained and Inman Connect. Mitch is an author and avid blogger, as well as an multi-million dollar entrepreneur, recently launching The eHomes Realty Network and the 100MPH Marketing Software System, both being highly acclaimed by Realtors and recognized by national publications.

Panelists:
Linda Davis Linda Davis, RE/MAX Realty Group

Dave Marron, First and Elm Realty

AgentView Session Speaker: Brian Kinkade, Cherry Creek Professionals Realty

Brian Kinkade
Brian Kinkade has been a real estate broker in Denver, Colorado for over a decade. Brian's extensive experience with advanced information technologies have provided him and his team at Cherry Creek Professionals Realty with unique advantages. Brian has been a devoted member of BuyerLink and AgentView since 2006. This year as his business has continued to grow, he's become an advocate of AgentView on the HomeGain Blog, spreading awareness to Realtors about the benefits of HomeGain's marketing platforms.

SEO Session Speaker: Eric Blackwell, RE/MAX Properties East

Eric Blackwell
Eric Blackwell is Director of Technology for RE/MAX Properties East, a real estate brokerage of 120 agents in Louisville, Kentucky which has dominant search engine presence and has consistently led the Louisville market in sales from a single office. At RPE, he leads a group of bloggers who operate local, cash flow positive real estate blogs. He helps Realtors reach and assist their clients using technology. He is passionate about helping Realtors succeed in their online marketing efforts. He teaches Realtors to win online by leading by example, paying it forward, connecting with other local businesses online and being good members of the real estate community by worrying less about links and more about relationships. He teaches people how the strengths of communities such as HomeGain and others can benefit the individual...but only as the individual truly strengthens the online community and puts in more than they take out. Eric is the owner of EricOnSearch where he consults on Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). His clients have found online success in many markets both in and outside of the real estate industry. He writes for several real estate blogs including the Bloodhound Blog, Real Estate Industry Watch, HomeGain Blog, and is an occasional columnist for RE/MAX Times Online.

Home Staging Session Speaker: Lise Desormeaux, RMR Home Staging

Lise Desormeaux
Ms. Desormeaux established RMR-Real Estate Marketing Results, Inc. in 2002, a company that has successfully been helping Realtors sell listings while helping sellers reach their desire of selling a home for maximum value quickly. Lise is also the founder of ESIL, LLC, a media production company whose goal is to reach the masses with RMR's marketing and home staging techniques in an easy to learn, DIY format.

Trends of Real Estate Marketing Presenters:

Jay Thompson Jay Thompson, Thompson's Realty, PhoenixRealEstateGuy.com
Robert Hahn Robert Hahn, 7DS Associates, Notorious R.O.B.
Patrick Kitano Patrick Kitano, Domus Consulting, Transparent Real Estate
Joseph Ferrara Joseph Ferrara, Sellsius Real Estate Blog