J Philip Faranda is the broker and owner of J Philip Real Estate, which he founded in 2005 as a sole practitioner. Despite the housing crash, the firm grew to over 75 agents in 3 New York offices, becoming the highest selling unaffiliated independent in its market in 2015 & 2016 . Phil was the 2014 President of the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service as well as the New York State Association of REALTORS Tech Chair. An outspoken voice, he was also selected as a 2017 Inman Real Estate Influencer. 

Roshani Sheth is the .REALTOR Product Manager for the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.  NAR, with Second Generation Ltd., spent the last 10 years securing the .REALTOR domain, which became live on the internet and available to members in October 2014 and to firms and boards in May 2015. Exclusively available to REALTORS®, members use their .REALTOR web and e-mail addresses to make it clear to consumers that they are a trusted source online, like .bank, .gov or .edu. .REALTOR also offers website and e-mail solutions made for REALTORS®.

Ines Hegedus-Garcia is a Miami Beach Realtor with Majestic Properties and authors Miamism.com. Founding Partner of Team Miamism, one of South Florida’s first realty teams to capitalize on Internet marketing and dedicated to using media innovations to promote their services.

Jorge L. Guerra Jr. has seen the South Florida real estate landscape change from a stable market with a strong work ethic in the late 90s to a real estate boom where buyers were easily financed to an economic downturn fueled by inflated property values.

Born in the boom and raised in the crash, RESF  began to rewrite how South Florida real estate is bought, sold and leased. By leveraging technology, Guerra aggressively markets properties on a world-wide platform with next-generation tools, such as, social media, virtual walk-throughs and online applications.

With his first real estate related job as an assistant at the age of 15, it’s obvious that Alberto Carrillo has had a passion for Miami Real Estate his entire life. Naturally at the age of 23 there was only one career that could fulfill Alberto’s enthusiasm and pride for Miami Real Estate. In December of 2005 Alberto became a licensed Real Estate professional.


After several years of success as a top-producing real estate agent in Myrtle Beach, SC, Jeremy joined ActiveRain as a community builder in March 2009. In December of 2009 he became the community manager of SmartHippo, social media platform designed to help consumers make informed decisions when purchasing a home.

Sarah Elles Boggs is an accomplished real estate sales/marketing pioneer, with a career spanning more than 10 years. Using new media, she has designed sales/marketing programs that have resulted in over 700 transactions and $300MM in sales volume and earned her a position as a top producer for New York based Douglas Elliman. Her expertise in the real estate market, professionalism, dedication, ethics & integrity have earned Sarah Elles a solid reputation among her clients, fellow agents & community.

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