Detailed Agenda for March 3 & 4, 2019

Subject to change without notice.

Mar 3, Sunday Evening 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Pitbull Conference After PartySunday Evening – VIP Cocktail Party hosted by MCM Capital Solutions

A gathering of Pitbull Conference Sponsors & Guests, kicking off what will be a great event! Please plan to join us for live music, cocktails, and hors-d’oeuvres poolside at the Ritz-Carlton.

This event is for registered Sponsors, VIP, Premier & General Admission guests only. RSVP required.

Mar 4, Monday Morning 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Meet & Greet Catered BreakfastMonday Morning – Check-In, Meet & Greet Catered Breakfast

Arrive at 8am to get checked in, find your seat and have a leisurely breakfast.

Catered meals are for registered Sponsors, VIP, Premier & General Admission guests only. RSVP required.

9:00 am - 10:45 am

Leonard Rosen, CEO Pitbull ConferenceLeonard Rosen

CEO Pitbull Conference
Host & Keynote Speaker: Real Estate Funds & Syndication
Mr. Rosen will guide you through all aspects of starting your own Real Estate Fund and Syndication Project—how these models function and what exciting opportunities they can provide you. He will also discuss in frank terms, who may or may not be a viable candidate for these models, as well as how to best position yourself to raise capital.

10:45 am - 10:55 am

Jon HornikJonathan Hornik

Attorney, LaRocca Hornik Rosen Greenberg & Blaha
One-On-One with Leonard Rosen: Fund Creation from a Legal Prospective

11:00 am - 11:20 am

Capital Providers Forum

John Beacham, Toorak Capital Partners

John Beacham

Chief Executive Officer, Toorak Capital Partners

Marc Heenan, Head of Originations, PeerStreet

Marc Heenan

Head of Originations, PeerStreet

11:20 am - 11:35 am

Residential Mortgage Forum

Ketan Parekh, Verus Mortgage Capital

Ketan Parekh

Verus Mortgage Capital

Jeff Tesch, RCN Capital

Jeff Tesch

Managing Director, RCN Capital

11:35 am


12:10 am - 12:25 am

Service Providers Fourm

Ken Quiat, Direct Lenders' Insurance Services

Ken Quiat

Direct Lenders’ Insurance Services

AJ Poulin, The Mortgage Office

AJ Poulin

Vice President of Sales, The Mortgage Office

Jeff Spiegel, Spiegel Accountancy

Jeff Spiegel

Spiegel Accountancy

John Tedesco, Appraisal Nation

John Tedesco

Appraisal Nation

12:25 am - 12:40 am

Fix & Flip and Transactional Funding Forum

Trey Aulls, Secured Investment Lending Corp.

Trey Aulls

Secured Investment Lending Corp.

Daniel Huertas, Washington Capital Partners

Daniel Huertas

Washington Capital Partners

Ray Sturm, AlphaFlow

Ray Sturm


12:45 am - 1:00 am

Small Panel Discussion

To be announced.

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Join us for a delicious lunch catered by the Ritz-Carlton.

Catered meals are for registered Sponsors, VIP, Premier & General Admission Guests only. RSVP required.

2:40 pm - 3:30 pm

Jon HornikJonathan Hornik

Attorney, LaRocca Hornik Rosen Greenberg & Blaha
Keynote Speaker: Private Lending

Do not miss this presentation by one of the Private Lending industry’s most renown legal authorities. Mr. Hornik will share his sage advice for anyone involved in originating, borrowing or lending private money. Learn from the best how to evaluate prospective loans, identify the “less than honest” borrower and how to create a business model that is profitable, sustainable and legally compliant.

Mr. Hornik will also address the new rules and regulations coming into effect this year:

  • ​New Licensing requirements all across the country (including pending legislation in Florida)
  • New tax laws affecting Fund Structure
  • Market changes in legal documents and closing procedures
  • HMDA and New Reg C applicable to the fix & flip space
  • Recent frauds and scams to be on the lookout for
3:35 am - 3:50 am

Small Panel Discussion

To be announced.

3:55 pm - 4:25 pm

Pitbull Conference’s 2018 Awards

Join us in recognizing Private Lending’s Best!

Capital Provider of the Year
Private Lender of the Year
Rehab Lender of the Year
►Service Provider of the Year
►Broker of the Year
►Portfolio Manager of the Year
►Presidents Award
►Innovator of the Year
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

Private Lenders Expert Forum with Q&A

Jeff Levin, Specialty Lending Group

Jeffrey Levin

Specialty Lending Group

Michael Camus, MCM Capital Solutions

Michael Camus

MCM Capital Solutions

Eric Abramovich

Eric Abramovich


Robert Wasmund, Genesis Capital

Robert Wasmund

Genesis Capital

Whit McCarthy, Civic Financial

Whit McCarthy

Civic Financial

Michael Mill, 5 Arch

Michael Miller

5 Arch

Ashley Thompson

Pivotal Capital Group

Jorge Silberstein

A&S Capital

Curt Altig

Builders Capital

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Pitbull Conference After PartyAfter Party

Close out the day with one last opportunity to meet and network with new contacts. Relax and enjoy a beautiful evening with music, cocktails & light hors-d’oeuvres.

This event is for registered Sponsors, VIP, Premier & General Admission guests only. RSVP required.

Tiered admission pricing available.

Find one that suits you best.

Ritz-Carlton - Special Room Rate

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