IRVINE, CA – May 16, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Sperry Van Ness® / SVN Management, Inc. has announced its quarterly Broker Forum event to be held on June 6, 2012 at The Pacific Club in Newport Beach, Calif. The free event will have a panel of distinguished experts discussing the topic for which everyone wants to keep current: Social Media, Apps, and Technology for Commercial Real Estate.
“This event has been well received to date,” said David Mashian, vice president of business development for Sperry Van Ness / SVN Management, Inc. “We anticipate attendance be more than 200 brokers from a variety of companies who will cull some great information from the panel as well as have the opportunity to share their listing inventory with fellow attendees.”
Past Broker Forum events have been increasingly popular with local commercial real estate brokers, attracting more than 150 guests.
“The Broker Forum networking events were created in to promote broker cooperation and collaboration,” said Burton Young, president of Sperry Van Ness / SVN Management, Inc. “Sperry Van Ness is all about proactive collaboration and we are pleased to have a growing following of both attendees as well as sponsors who mutually share our vision.”
Below is the event schedule as well as other details:
When: Wednesday, June 6 2012
Where: The Pacific Club, 4110 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach, CA (parking is free)
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM – Breakfast and Networking
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM – Program
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM – Property Presentations
9:30 AM – 10:00 – Networking
Social Media Panelists:
Moderator: Burton Young, President, Sperry Van Ness – Irvine
Keynote Speaker: Jean Maday – National Association of Realtors
Steve Wayne – President, Prospect Now
John Dawson – Vice President, ClientLook
Erik Koentje – Senior Account Executive, CoStar Group
Brendan Erickson – Vice President, REI Wise
How to Register:
Registration is free. Visit http://brokerforum.eventbrite.com/ to register.
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