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Compass, eXp executives named ‘top CEOs’ on Glassdoor list

eXp World Holdings names first chief marketing officer

eXp Realty CEO Glenn Sanford envisions hitting 100K agents

Virtual brokerage eXp now has 20,000 agents — far more than Compass

eXp Realty becomes first RESO-certified brokerage

Tech Moves: F5 CIO departs, replaced by WeWork exec; Zillow leader jumps to eXp; Gates Foundation promotes lawyers

175-agent Miami brokerage affiliates with eXp Realty

eXp Realty celebrates 10-year anniversary, begins new charity

eXp launches its own instant offer platform

Kurz Real Estate joins eXp Realty

Forget the location!

The Digitalization of the Real Estate Industry: Is Tech Taking Over?

eXp Realty names new CEO, Glenn Sanford stays atop parent company

Business without borders: Inside eXp Realty

eXp World Holdings posts major revenue gain, losses narrow

VR Takes The Stage As Conferences Cancel

eXp World Holdings reports first profitable quarter since NASDAQ listing

eXp’s VirBELA launches virtual world for events

The Halt Of Billion-Dollar Real Estate Businesses; iBuyers Suspended

eXp Realty offers agents a $9 monthly telemedicine plan

Innovation or disruption? The real state of the market

Daily Dispatch: Brad Inman with Glenn Sanford

eXp leader is stepping in to help virtual vendor subsidiary

Together again, virtually: Inside two worlds where social distancing is irrelevant

COVID 19 tech tools Workplace from Facebook

CNBC, Why many employees are hoping to work from home even after the pandemic is over

Realogy vet to lead international expansion at eXp Realty

Fox Business, Will coronavirus create a virtual world for work?

Here are the finalists for the 2021 Inman Golden I Club

eXp’s Stacey Onnen and Fee Gentry talk diversity initiatives

Introducing the 2021 HousingWire Vanguards

eXp Realty to Build 100 Homes in Mexico

eXp Realty and New Story Set Goal to Fund 100 Newly Built Homes in Mexico

eXp begins raising $600K to build homes in Mexico

4 Steps You Must Take If You Want to Buy a House Next Year

How To Find a New Home That You Can Actually Afford, According to Real Estate Agents

Clients expect a tech-savvy agent: eXp chief marketing officer

These are the top LGBTQ real estate agents in North America

Find Your Ideal Real Estate Mentor With These 14 Strategies

Expert tips for buyers and sellers in Sacramento’s competitive real estate market

180M people could be looking for homes in coming years. What it means for already-hot U.S. housing market.

Introducing the 2021 HW Insiders

eXp World Holdings expands into Germany

The fastest growing companies in housing

Ronnie Devoe is leading more people of color to the path of homeownership through ‘Keys Unlock Dreams Initiative’

Residential real estate’s up-and-comers succeed in competitive market

eXp rakes in $1B in revenue, sees soaring agent count

Presenting HousingWire’s 2021 Women of Influence

Real Estate Investors Bumping Buyers in 31 Top Markets

The 10+ greatest real estate and sales books of all time (IMHO)”

eXp Realty almost doubles agent count

One company’s virtual reality approach could end the debate over working from home vs. at the office

eXp and Kind plan mortgage JV by October

eXp’s Seth Siegler takes on new role as VP of technology innovation

Presenting HousingWire’s 2021 Marketing Leaders

5 social media best practices for real estate agents

Why Diversity Is Important in Real Estate

Connecting with Veronica Figueroa: Our new normal demands world-class service?

Where Sun, Sand and Splendor Are Still to Be Discovered

eXp Realty appoints Ilaria Profumi as regional director, EMEIA

eXp Why are so many teams suddenly joining eXp Realty?

Presenting HousingWire’s 2021 Class of Rising Stars

The New Normal: What if the brokerage of the future isn’t a brokerage at all?

eXp Realty Launches Brokerage Operations in Spain

Virtual broker eXp Realty has another record quarter

eXp World Holdings reports first quarter revenue of $583.3M, big 115% jump over 2021

Here are the 2021 HW Finance Leaders

5 people to watch at eXp as the virtual brokerage ramps up

The Closing: Glenn Sanford

Industry Spotlight: eXp Realty Just Surpassed 50,000 Real Estate Agents, Representing 63% YoY Growth

eXp World Holdings Partners With ‘Undercover Billionaire’

2021 RealTrends 500: Biggest growth ever seen in history of rankings

Online ‘Veteran’ to Lead Virtual Estate Agency Launching in UK                                        

How the Real Estate Industry Is Celebrating Pride 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Compass, eXp Realty and Redfin Voice Support for Equality Act

Hatched Founder to Launch US Franchise Brand in UK

‘Virtual world’ Online Agency from America to Launch in UK

RE/MAX Team of 17 Agents Jumps to eXp Realty

eXp Realty Heads Overseas, Expanding to the UK and Australia

eXp Realty Undertakes Massive Canadian Expansion

eXp Realty is Expanding to New York City

The Lahey Group joins eXp Realty, rebrands team

Woolcott Team is joining eXp Realty

The Closing: Glenn Sanford

Why are so many teams suddenly joining eXp Realty?

Announcing the RealTrends Game Changers!

Hear from Realogy, eXp, RE/MAX, Zillow, SERHANT., Redfin, Corcoran, KW and more

Climate migration driving more buyers to Burlington, VT

Meet the finalists for the Inman Innovator Awards 2021

Ep. 12 Lessons from a Life-Long Entrepreneur

These are Inman’s innovators of the year

The line between real estate teams and brokerages is blurring

In companies’ virtual worlds, the metaverse is getting real

eXp Realty tallies sixth straight record-breaking quarter in Q3

Expansion-obsessed eXp reports $80M in Q3 profits

From crypto to Zillow: 5 key issues to watch at eXp’s conference

eXp’s Glenn Sanford on iBuying, the metaverse, stocks and more

eXp Realty CEO Jason Gesing on why eXp is growing so rapidly

eXp’s CMO on how the company keeps growing

Glenn Sanford: eXp will hit 500K agents in 5 years

Fast-growing Houston indie Abby Realty is the latest to join eXp

Introducing the HousingWire 2021 Tech Trendsetters

Agents harness the power of social media to generate leads

The virtual office of the future might look a lot like your favorite video game

Eureka, California: An oasis for climate (and equity) refugees

Getting Married in the Metaverse

eXp is on a Mission to Redefine Real Estate Success

A Frenetic Housing Market in the Suburbs, and Then a Cooling Off

Out-of-state buyers take on local renters in Manchester, NH

The top 21 Inman stories of 2021

All the biggest challenges facing all the biggest companies in real estate

Glassdoor’s Best Places To Work 2022 Revealed

eXp Realty Ranked #4 on Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work List

The Swanepoel Power 200

eXp eyes expansion into Dominican Republic, Greece, New Zealand

How rookie agents are faring during the pandemic

WATCH: Sneak peek of today’s Connect Now with Glenn Sanford

Glenn Sanford on the 1 player that could change the game in 2022

Want Your Business to Be More Profitable? Ditch the Office

How to work with Gen X clients: A powerful (but overshadowed) force

The ‘best places’ to work in America

Married in the Metaverse

Inside the metaverse: How agents can benefit from virtual real estate

Introducing RISMEDIA’s 2022 Real Estate Newsmakers

How Much Would You Pay for Virtual Land? Some Metaverse Properties Now Topping $4 Million

eXp added 30,000 agents in 2021, inching closer to 100K milestone

eXp Realty adds 28,000 agents since Feb. 2021

Opinion: 54 years after the Fair Housing Act challenges remain, but there are solutions

eXp Realty reports ‘tremendous growth’ with $1.1B in Q4 revenue

Tampa Realtor stars in an HGTV show about first time buyers

2022 HousingWire TECH100 Real Estate Honorees

Incentivized agent counts driving eXp, Compass growth

eXp Realty named exclusive real estate services provider for Bundle Select

eXp Realty expands into Greece, its 20th international market

eXp Realty Gains New Advantage with Metaverse Campus

RealTrends 500: Top four brokerages captured historic rise in market share

eXp Realty’s meteoric growth explored

RealTrends 500: eXp, Compass lead in one-year movers by closed sides

Why Real Success Requires Balance

Leadership: Best Bosses

Betting the firm: Inside the changing business of residential brokerage

Building Professional Skills With Volunteering

eXp hits 80K agents, anticipates surpassing 100K by end of the year

eXp Realty Surpasses 80,000 Agents as Brokerage Continues Worldwide Expansion

Can eXp Realty maintain rapid, sustainable growth in 2022?

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Glenn Sanford

Since early 2002, Glenn Sanford has been actively involved in the online real estate space. In early 2007, Glenn launched BuyerTours Realty, LLC which, using a combination of web and traditional bricks and mortar, grew to three offices and into two states. After the drop off of the market in late 2008, Glenn and his executive team went back and rewrote the entire business model in recognition of the “perfect storm” of lower revenues, fixed or rising overhead costs, and a consumer with more information and access than ever before. eXp Realty, LLC was launched in October 2009 as the first truly cloud-based national real estate brokerage which meant giving up the traditional bricks and mortar environment and moving to a fully-immersive 3D virtual office environment where agents, brokers and staff collaborate across borders while learning and transacting business from anywhere in the world. In 2013, eXp Realty became a subsidiary of eXp Realty International Corp.

From 2004 to 2007, Glenn ran a large mega-agent team and consulted to Keller Williams International as a member of the Agent Technology Council in the areas of online client acquisition, client conversion and technology. Glenn also was a significant contributor to Keller Williams Internet Lead Generation Masterminds.

Prior to real estate, Glenn was active at the executive level with a number of technology-related companies. In 1998, he founded and served as President for, an online e-commerce and logistics company.

Jeff Whiteside

As the Chief Financial & Collaboration Officer, Jeff works closely with Glenn across EXPI and the teams in Realty, finance, technology, marketing, legal, human resources, new business development/M&A, international markets, investor relations, and VirBELA.

He has more than 30 years of experience in global finance and operational leadership including executive positions at General Electric, CommerceHub, Pitney Bowes Software, and RM Sotheby’s Auctions.

Shoeb Ansari

Shoeb Ansari serves as eXp Holding’s Chief Information Officer, as an accomplished software executive with an exceptional track record of building large scale product delivery organizations including product management, engineering, information technology, and information security for SaaS for private equity-owned and publicly traded enterprise software companies.

Courtney Chakarun

As Chief Marketing Officer, Courtney is responsible for amplifying the eXp World Holdings’ brands and overseeing all areas of marketing, including driving digital strategy for growth and enhancing eXp’s value proposition. A recognized thought leader in consumer lending, housing and digital transformation, Courtney was named a HousingWire Rising Star in 2016 and a Woman of Influence in 2019. Courtney has over two decades of marketing and innovation experience and has held various leadership roles at Roostify, CoreLogic and General Electric.

James Bramble

James Bramble is an authority in real estate law, a leader in the housing industry and advocate for acting with integrity. As eXp World Holdings Chief Legal Counsel, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, James oversees the company’s legal affairs, including corporate governance, litigation and compliance. James has over 20 years of international business experience and has transformed eXp’s legal and compliance functions to empower an agent-centric, globally-scaled organization. James champions eXtend a Hand, eXp’s charitable foundation and is an active member of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) and is a licensed real estate agent.

Kent Cheng

Kent is responsible for leading and developing the organization’s global accounting, finance practices and procedures. He also ensures the preparation and analysis of all financial reports comply with all applicable regulations. These vital financial functions enable eXp to continue its rapid growth trajectory and quickly expand its international footprint. He has decades of finance expertise in global finance, accounting and information technology functions in large, complex and geographically dispersed multi-billion-dollar international businesses.

Alex Howland, Ph.D.

Alex founded VirBELA, a social virtual reality platform focused on education and team development with clients in various industries from government to retail. The VirBELA team developed eXp Realty’s cloud-based campus, called eXp World. eXp World Holdings, eXp Realty’s parent company, acquired VirBELA’s core group of products and services in November 2018.

As President of eXp World Technologies, an eXp World Holdings company, Alex leads the development of VirBELA’s products and services to expand the offering to agents, teams and others who could benefit from their own, always-available environments for collaboration.

In the development of VirBELA, Alex was awarded financial support from the Graduate Management Admissions Council, the National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Health, the Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen Foundation and the American Psychological Association to support some of innovations and research.

Alex has a bachelors in organization psychology from Providence College and a doctorate in philosophy from Alliant International University, San Diego Scripps Ranch.

Jason Gesing

Jason is Chief Executive Officer, eXp Realty, and a member of the Board of Directors for eXp World Holdings. He has been a critical part of eXp Realty since joining the company in March 2010 and has served in a number of capacities, including Chief Executive Officer, managing broker of multiple states, General Counsel and President. Currently, Jason supports the company’s larger enterprise by evaluating and developing complementary ventures outside of the more traditional residential real estate vertical.

Dave Conord

As Co-President, Dave leads the U.S. growth and onboarding teams. Dave has more than 18 years of experience in the real estate industry. He was an owner/partner of multiple Keller Williams Realty market centers throughout the Mid-Atlantic and led one of the regions to No. 1 in the company for growth within three years. He also was one of the top recruiters at the company for nine years. At Long & Foster Companies, Dave developed professional and leadership training for sales managers and agents.

Stacey Onnen

Stacey has more than 19 years of real estate industry experience, and also is a professional speaker, trainer and certified continuing education instructor. Most recently, she was a designated broker and regional manager at a national real estate brokerage, overseeing more than 2,500 agents.

At eXp Realty, Stacey is responsible for eXp Realty U.S. brokerage operations, including compliance, risk management and state license laws.

Michael Valdes

Michael Valdes brings more than 25 years of expertise in global real estate and finance to eXp Realty. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Global Servicing for all Realogy Corporation brands, including Better Homes & Gardens, Century 21, Coldwell Banker, Corcoran, ERA and Sotheby’s International Realty. In his role, he oversaw the international servicing platform for all Realogy brands across more than 100 countries and opened more than 70 countries during his tenure.

Mike Vein

Mike is an integral part of driving the overall culture and organizational philosophy of eXp Realty. He has more than 20 years of experience strengthening the link between people, technology and corporate strategies for high-growth companies. His areas of expertise are in building scalable HR infrastructures with a focus on culture and organizational growth for rapidly expanding companies.

Prior to eXp Realty, Mike led Human Resources and Talent Acquisition at CloudCraze, a Salesforce company. He currently serves on the Chief Human Resources Officers (CHRO) committee for the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago (HRMAC), an association of strategic HR leaders in the Chicago area.

Dan Cahir

Dan has more than 10 years of experience managing public and private equity investments across a variety of industries. Currently, he is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Amherst Ave Capital. Previously, he was the portfolio manager at Long Light Capital and a member of the investment teams at Ziff Brothers Investments and Madrone Capital Partners. Dan began his career with Bain & Co., where he advised Fortune 500 and private equity clients on M&A, growth and efficiency initiatives.

Dan holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, summa cum laude, from Claremont McKenna College and holds a Master of Business from the Harvard Business School, where he graduated with distinction.

Gene Frederick

After serving as Controller for Texas Instruments, in 1984 Gene left the corporate world for a career in Real Estate. He first sold for two small companies that were bought out by Coldwell Banker. Three years later he joined Re/Max, and soared to become one of the Top 20 Realtors in Texas. In 1989, Gene started Phoenix-based Realty Executives in Dallas, TX. In 1994 he sold this franchise and hired on with Keller Williams in Dallas as one of the first 10 agents at the Dallas Preston Road Market Center.

Gene has extensive management experience in residential real estate. Prior to joining eXp Realty, LLC., and his appointment to the eXp Board of Directors, he had served over the past two decades in various management capacities at Keller Williams. Among his many accomplishments during his tenure with Keller Williams began when Gene and his wife, Susan, became Team Leaders of the Dallas Preston Road Market Center in 1999 -2006 and grew that office from 100 to 533 agents! Both Gene and Susan were installed into the Keller Williams Team Leader Hall of Fame in 2009.

Gene was the top Team Leader for Keller Williams in recruiting for 4 of the last 11 years, including 2005, 2006, 2012, and 2013. Gene served with Keller Williams most recently out of the Austin NW Market Center as Team Leader, where he grew the office from 320 agents to 641 in 4 years! Prior to that Gene was Regional Director of Keller Williams Virginia from 2007-2009 where he was #1 Nationally in franchise sales for 2007 and 2008.

Gene and Susan currently reside in Austin, Texas, have 5 grown children and 4 grandchildren.

Fee Gentry

Fee Gentry currently is an eXp Realty agent in Texas, and co-chair and one of the original founders of ONE eXp, eXp Realty’s initiative for diversity and inclusion. She has more than 15 years of experience in the real estate industry, including being named a top local agent in her first year. Gentry also started several businesses in the rehab, fitness and sports training industries. She has a masters from Our Lady of Lake University in San Antonio where she focused on entrepreneurship and marketing.

Darren Jacklin

For over 25 years, Darren Jacklin has travelled 4 continents and personally trained and developed over 1 million people in over 50 countries. 

He has mentored entrepreneurs and business owners on specific and measurable strategies. These strategies have then been implemented into businesses to increase income, transform obstacles into cash flow and turn passion into profits. Darren has an uncanny ability to increase wealth and success by uncovering hidden assets, overlooked opportunities and undervalued possibilities. 

His talent has captured the attention of Tiger 21, Family Offices, Royal Family Offices, The Wall Street Journal, Yahoo Finance, NBC TV, CBS TV, CTV, CBC, Global TV, international radio stations, magazines and newspapers, movie producers, best-selling authors, CEO’s and business experts worldwide. 

Darren Jacklin currently sits on paid international boards of directors and advisory boards of public and private companies internationally. 

He has also personally trained 157 Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft, AT&T, Black & Decker, Barclays Bank, as well as high school, college, and university students and lastly, professional athletes. 

Passionate about making a difference in people’s lives, today, Darren also contributes time to his Global Philanthropy Foundation called Leaders Yielding to New Knowledge (LY2NK) to support the new LY2NK Leadership Academy sustainable schools in the slums of Liberia, West Africa and Uganda, East Africa.

Randall Miles

For over 25 years Mr. Miles has held senior leadership positions in global financial services, financial technology and investment banking companies. His extensive investment banking background at bulge bracket, regional and boutique firms advising financial services companies on strategic and financial needs has crossed many disciplines. Mr. Miles’ transactional and advisory experience is complemented by leadership of public and private equity backed financial technology, specialty finance and software companies including Chairman and CEO at LIONMTS where he was nominated for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, CEO at Syngence Corporation, COO of AtlasBanc Holdings Corp. and CEO of Advantage Funding / NAFCO Holdings which grew to in excess of $1 billion. Mr. Miles is currently Managing Partner at SCM Capital Group, a global strategic and financial advisory firm and Senior Managing Director at Tigress Financial Partners, a full service institutional broker dealer where is he is head of Investment Banking.

Most recently, Mr. Miles served as Senior Managing Director, Head of FIG and COO, Investment Banking at Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. Mr. Miles has held senior leadership roles at Oppenheimer & Co., D.A. Davidson and & Co., The First Boston Corporation (Credit Suisse) Meridian Capital and Greenwich Capital Markets. Mr. Miles has broad public, private and nonprofit board experience and has been active for many years in leadership roles with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. He presently serves on the boards of Kuity, Corp. and Posiba, Inc. as Vice Chairman and Chairman respectively. Mr. Miles holds a BBA from the University of Washington and holds FINRA licenses Series 7, 24, 63 and 79.