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Sonia Booker

SoniaBooker.com

Featured Speakers


Brent Kesler

The Money Multiplier

The Money Multiplier Method

Brent Kesler was a Chiropractor and Chiropractic coach for over 14 years. After implementing The Money Multiplier (TMM) Method, Brent paid off $984,711 in 3rd party debt in 39 months. In fact, Brent became so passionate about how powerful this concept was, he began sharing it with others. It was when his previous mentor told him that he had successfully referred over forty-one new clients into the system, that Brent took his advice and started the journey to becoming a teacher of the TMM Method. Brent’s main goal in making this move was simply to help more people understand how to manage and grow their wealth. For the last 7 plus years, Brent has been lecturing to thousands of people around the country on the dynamics of the TMM Method and helping individuals break the bonds of financial slavery they don’t even realize they are in. He teaches how to take back control of your financial life. Brent has a passionate belief that whether you make $10/hour or $10,000/hour you should know TMM Method and have this powerful information to keep control of your own money.

Jason Engelman

Freaky Fast Homebuyers

Peter Pasternack

Real Estate Connections (Conference Emcee)

In 2005 Peter landed a leading role on one of television’s most recognized real estate investment and home renovation shows, A&E’s Flip This House. On the show, Peter is routinely seen integrating his business savvy with trademark enthusiasm. He has been called upon to offer his knowledge and experience to prospective entrepreneurs and real estate investors through national and local media

Speakers


Brandon Barnes

REI LIVE! Atlanta

Wholesale Panelist

Brandon Barnes began his real estate investing journey as a solopreneur in 2016 after an early exit from a successful career in corporate America. The following year he became the Co-Founder of a highly successful wholesaling business in Atlanta, Georgia. Brandon attributes his early success in quickly scaling his wholesaling company by putting repeatable processes in place and ultimately firing himself to focus more on Team Building. His Team now facilitates the sale of 50+ single family residential homes annually and is continuing to grow. In 2019, Brandon took over as Owner-Operator of REI Live! Atlanta, a local monthly meetup committed to educating, instructing and empowering people in the Atlanta market to take action and make money in real estate. More recently, Brandon entered the online education space after continuing to receive requests from attendees of REI Live! Atlanta to provide mentoring. Brandon holds a degree in Operations Management from the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University. He was born near Chicago and raised in Stone Mountain, GA. Brandon enjoys spending his time with his wife and 4 kids in his free time. He also enjoys sharing his real estate expertise and coaching students to their own success through his Investor In You coaching program. Visit BrandonJBarnes.com to learn more!

Demetrios Barnes

SmartRent

Technology Panelist

Demetrios Barnes is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of SmartRent, where he leads the support, marketing, field operations, and account services teams. With over a decade of experience in property management operations, he is passionate about helping owners and operators understand the innovations technology can produce, while forging strong interpersonal relationships and participating in thought leadership discussions.

Prior to co-founding SmartRent, he was Vice President of Technology for Colony Starwood Homes, Previously, Mr. Barnes was Director of Property Management and Technology with Beazer Pre-Owned Rental Homes, and a Regional Manager for several multifamily companies. Mr. Barnes holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Arizona State University.

Lorraine Beato

Palmer House Properties

Fix n Flip Panelist

Real Estate Thought Leader, I help individuals reach their real estate goals by putting my expertise to work for them. With over 25 years in the industry starting with Merrill Lynch in mortgaged-backed securities trading all the way to investing both nationwide and internationally - I know how to navigate the sometimes complex and intricate waters of real estate. In an ever changing industry, you need to have someone on your side who understands all facets.

Malhar Bhagat

M2 Real Estate Solutions Team

Fix & Flip Panelist

Malhar has been running a successful real estate company for over 12 years and has completed over 400 deals in that time. Living in NY, investing locally and out of state, Malhar has integrated various systems to develop properties in multiple US markets. Success in real estate has allowed him to accomplish many life goals, both professionally and personally. He has learned that as in life, real estate presents daily challenges; how one moves through them is what the game’s all about: mindset. Following his business and passion, Malhar and his wife/partner moved to Atlanta to continue to rapidly expand their operation, M2REST. Currently, Malhar and his team simultaneously run multiple businesses in the real estate space.

Jason DeBono

NuView IRA

Jason graduated from the University of Central Florida and has since acquired 15-years of experience in the self-directed IRA industry. He has served as both Director of Business Development and Director of Operations for NuView Trust Company – a self-directed custodian with over $1.4 billion of assets under custody. Now, in his role as Corporate Vice President, Jason oversees the day to day activities of the company. He is heavily recruited to speak on podcasts and at national events as a subject matter expert in tax-advantaged investing through retirement accounts. Additionally, Jason has provided continuing education to CPAs, Attorneys, and Real Estate professionals and has been a guest speaker at hundreds of investment events and conferences throughout the United States. Outside of his role at NuView, Jason serves as Co-founder and Chairman of Chair the Love, a 501(c)(3) organization, which provides wheelchairs and other mobility-related services to those in need. He currently resides in Central Florida with his wife, Christina, son, Tyler, and daughter, Delaney.

Denny Faircloth

The Investor's Blueprint

Fix and Flip Panelist

Glen Glasper

Real Life Real Estate Investing

Investing Outside Your Market and Wholesaling Panelist

Glen E. Glasper, AKA (affectionately known as), MrDollarOutofaDime is a real estate entrepreneur, mentor, and coach with over 21+ years of experience involved in real estate investing. Glen’s goal has been to highlight real life real estate issues/situations that often occur and also provide real life real estate solutions.

Abhi Golhar

AbhiGolhar.com

Wholesaling and Technology Panelist

Kenneth Igwe

Baker Collins

Private Money Real Estate Training Class

Discover how to close more deals with Real Estate Investors!  Kenneth Igwe with Baker Collins, is offering 3 hours of CE training on Private Money Financing and how Investors professionally obtain and utilize:

  • Renovation (Fix & Flip) Loans
  • New Construction
  • Rental Loans

 

BIO:  Kenneth Igwe Co-Founder, Managing Director Kenneth's areas of expertise are: general business, real estate, finance and banking. As the Managing Director for Baker Collins & Co., Kenneth has structured the financing for over $750M worth of Residential and Commercial Real Projects Nationwide. Kenneth understands the needs of his clients and counsels them on entity selection, formation, maintenance and dissolution, and business succession planning. Kenneth also works with property owners, Private Equity Firms, Family Offices, Hedge Funds & High Net Worth Individuals, and businesses on a range of real estate matters including lease agreements, options to purchase, easements and purchase and sale agreements. Such work often includes agreement negotiation, review and drafting, and dispute resolution. Previously, a Chief Operating Officer at Brisco Capital Group, an oil distribution Company and Associate Director of Wharton Gladden, an investment banking firm. Kenneth holds a BSC in Mathematics from Morehouse College.

Eboni Killian

The Peach of Peachtree, LLC

Eboni Killian has been a Georgia Realtor for the last 10 years. She understands that buying and selling real estate is more than a simple transaction. It is one of the most important purchases that a client will make in a lifetime. She is dedicated to providing exceptional, personalized service for each of her clients and she strives to be a trusted resource who can guide buyers & sellers through the sometimes complex world of real estate. Eboni has also navigated herself through the real estate investing world, she has vowed not to let her clients stop after purchasing their primary residence. She helps her clients start the journey of generational wealth building through real estate. Eboni is a real estate investor herself with a niche in wholesaling.

Alexis Lee

Alexis Lee Real Estate

Fix & Flip and Build to Rent Panelist

Sabrina Lowery

Legacy Realty & Management, LLC

Technology Panelist

Sabrina Lowery is the Chief Technology Officer for Sabrina Lowery Enterprises, LLC, and the Qualifying Broker of Legacy Realty & Management, LLC.  Sabrina has been globally recognized as an Influencer and Thought Leader in business, real estate, and technology industries since 2003. Sabrina is affectionately known as “The Technology Evangelist” and has been awarded the Who’s Who in Information Technology since 1999. Ms. Lowery was recognized as Business Woman of the Year for Outstanding Achievement by the Atlanta Business League in 2015.  In 2018, she launched The Geek Tank Academy, an online, virtual educational platform designed to be a professional development and training resource for Startups, Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners, Schools, and Associations worldwide. Sabrina is a dynamic, innovative, and energetic speaker who speaks truth to power and teaches from the heart with an amazing ability for storytelling. She aspires to inspire, empower, educate, and encourage Entrepreneurs by integrating technology as a tool to increase personal productivity and professional development. Mrs. Lowery is also a best-selling author of two self-published books, "The Entrepreneur's Blueprint for Digital Dominance", and "Social eTECHquette: Communicating with a conscious mindset", both of which are available on Amazon Kindle and large print formats.

Marilyn Mackey

Investors Warehouse

SFR Panelist

Starting as a Loan officer over 15 years ago. I've excelled in every aspect of the Real Estate Industry. As a Loan Officer, Investor, Single Family Property Manager, and Realtor. My years of experience has to lead me to Investors Wherehouse where I'm helping the New Investors reach there Real Estate investment dreams.

Bruce McNeilage

Kinloch Partners, LLC

Build To Rent Panelist

Scott Meyers

DLP Lending

Lending Panelist

Romney Navarro

The Private Lender Network Powered by Noble Capital

Lending Panelist

Romney Navarro – Partner, Noble Capital & Co-founder, The PLN Romney serves as a partner at Noble Capital, overseeing many of the firm’s ongoing lending, sales and marketing efforts. He is instrumental part of the executive leadership who set and execute on the strategic direction for the company. In 2020, Romney co-founded the Private Lender Network, primarily focusing his efforts on assisting private lenders nationwide in successfully growing their businesses through providing lending product, marketing tools and operating support. A veteran of the lending space since 2005, Romney has successfully made over $1B in loans to real estate investors.

Chantelle Owens

GA Tax Lien Bootcamp

Nate Smoyer

Avail.co

Technology Panelist

Adam Stern

Strata SFR

Build to Rent Panelist

Jeff Tesch

RCN Capital

Moderator of Panel - The SFR Market In The Middle Of Current Events

Ramon Tookes

Flipology 101

Investing Outside Your Market Panelist