SOURCE: HousingWire

HousingWire

May 09, 2013 07:00 ET

Real Estate Expo Announces Full Slate of Speakers and Educational Content Lineup for 2013

6 Keynote Sessions, 20+ Breakout Discussions and a Host of Special Meetings Round Out an Expansive Program in Real Estate

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - May 9, 2013) - HousingWire's Real Estate Expo (REX), one of the nation's largest and most influential real estate events, announced today that it has released its full content lineup for this year's event.

Scheduled for June 2-5 in Fort Worth, Texas, the 2013 Real Estate Expo features 6 keynote sessions with well-known marketing, technology, and real estate industry personalities, including social media icon Gary Vaynerchuk, social marketing expert Scott Stratten, advertising industry icon Sally Hogshead, social marketing expert Jay Baer, and marketing guru Andrew Davis.

"We've managed to do something really unique: bring together the best minds in technology, marketing and social media," said Paul Jackson, CEO and Publisher at HousingWire. "Even better, they're all coming together for the purpose of educating today's real estate professional."

REX 2013 will offer 20+ breakout sessions that will expand on the themes set forth by keynote sessions, including:

  • How to use Evernote to supercharge productivity
  • How to market real estate services on Facebook
  • Mobile tools for real estate brokers and agents
  • How to connect with Gen Y buyers and sellers
  • And many more

In addition, leading financial institutions will be participating and offering training to real estate agents looking to navigate the short sale process more effectively. Representatives from Bank of America, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, JP Morgan Chase Bank and Freddie Mac are scheduled to participate at this year's event.

"Short sales are a huge component of the market right now, and no other industry show has as strong participation from the banking sector on behalf of real estate professionals," said Jane Larkin, Vice President of Marketing and Operations at HousingWire.

All attendees will also receive access to the RESAAS social and community marketing platform for real estate as part of their conference registration. Through this unique partnership, REX is the first real estate conference to embed a social network directly into the live conference experience.

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Contact Information

  • Jane Larkin
    Vice President, Marketing and Operations
    HW Publishing LLC/HousingWire
    Phone: (469) 893-1514
    Email: Email Contact