Business executive, prolific author and real estate visionary, Stefan Swanepoel. He has served as a successful business executive in roles including President and/or CEO of a real estate brokerage, a global real estate franchisor, a national REALTOR® association, a MLS organization, and a technology startup. Stefan will be sharing his expertise on where the real estate industry is heading.
"Stefan is the smartest person I have met in real estate." -Tom Ferry, Real Estate Coach & New York Times Best-selling Author
"Stefan is an engaging and energizing speaker with his finger on the pulse of the real estate industry." -Pam O'Connor, CEO, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World
Valerie has had the privilege of working with Real Estate brands such as RE/MAX, Century 21, Royal LePage, and others in the US, Canada, Europe and Australia, and has spent over 18 years educating and teaching Real Estate professionals. Valerie now runs her own speaking & consulting firm, working with companies across North America to organize events, provide education, and improve their marketing.
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Keynote Speaker Stefan Swanepoel
Hear from business executive, prolific author and real estate visionary, Stefan Swanepoel. He has served as a successful business executive in roles including President and/or CEO of a real estate brokerage, a global real estate franchisor, a national REALTOR® association, a MLS organization, and a technology startup for over 40 years. For the last 19 years he has served as a trusted confidential advisor to CEOs and other senior leaders in the real estate industry. Stefan is a fact-packed storyteller with a razor sharp intellect and the proven ability to translate complex issues into easy to understand messages. Stefan will be sharing his expertise on where the real estate industry is heading.
Stefan received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pretoria and holds a Master of Commerce from the University of Johannesburg. He is also an acclaimed author of 33 books and reports. His books have appeared on more than 18 best seller lists including the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Huffington Post, Amazon and CEO Read.
Discussion About How the Industry is Embracing the Future of Real Estate
Listen to a panel of industry leaders discuss the future of real estate and how the industry is embracing the "next phase" as it pertains to technology, competition, clients, growth, and the future of the market. Stay tuned for a full list of panelists joining our session.. ** Subject and speakers are subject to change without notice**
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