Detailed Agenda for March 15 & 16 — TBA

In the meantime, here is the agenda for our most recent event, which will give you a good idea of how a typical conference is formatted.

Oct 27, Sunday 12 pm - 4 pm

Sunday - Inaugural Membership Meeting of the NPLA

This is a closed meeting for NPLA members only. Membership inquiries can be made now by calling 202-922-9070 or in-person on Sunday from 11 am – 12 pm, at Palomino Ballroom 9.

Oct 27, Sunday, 5:30 pm

Sunday - Early Check-In for VIP Cocktail Party

If you are a Sponsor, VIP, Premier or General Admission Guest, and have RSVP’d to the evening’s cocktail party, please take advantage of our early check-in. Just bring your ID and registration confirmation to Pitbull’s Guest Services Desk located in the Princess Ballroom Foyer.

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Pitbull Conference After PartySunday Evening – VIP Cocktail Party Hosted by The Money Multiplier

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 in the Fairmont’s Plaza Bar Patio & Lounge

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

Oct 28, Monday Morning 8:00 am - 9:00 am

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

Arrive at 8am to get checked in, find your seat and have a leisurely breakfast in the Fairmont’s Princess Plaza.

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

9:00 am - 10:35 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.

10:35 pm - 11:00 pm

Investor Rehab Forum

Here the pros will share their forecast and insights on the Fix and Flip market—what you need to know and why.

Jeff Tesch, RCN Capital

Jeff Tesch

Managing Director, RCN Capital

Ben Fertig, Constructive Loans

Ben Fertig

President, Constructive Loans

11:00 am - 11:25 am

Capital Providers Forum

Listen in as executives from three of the country’s top capital providing firms discuss lines of credit and table funding for rehab and commercial assets.

Eric Abramovich, Roc

Eric Abramovich

Co-Founder and Chief Credit Officer, Roc

Jonathan Lewis, JLJ Capital

Jonathan Lewis

CEO & Partner, JLJ Capital

11:30 am - 11:50 am

Garry Smalley, ElmSureGarry Smalley

Vice President, ElmSure Insurance
Featured Speaker: Protecting Your Collateral

Mr. Smalley’s presentation will prove to be one of the more valuable of the day, as he alerts you to the dangers of approving improper coverage.

11:55 pm - 12:20 pm

Asset Protection Forum

Learn why and how to insure and protect all of your business and personal assets from judgments, liens, levies and divorce.

Ken Quiat, Direct Lenders' Insurance Services

Ken Quiat

JV Manager, Direct Lenders’ Insurance Services

Bruce Mack, Platinum Trust Group

Bruce Mack

CEO & Co-Founder, Platinum Trust Group

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

LunchCatered Lunch Hosted by Sunset Equity

Join us for a delicious lunch catered by the Fairmont. While enjoying your lunch sit in on one of four breakout sessions.

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

Brent KeslerBrent Kesler presents “The Money Multiplier Method”

Mr. Kesler will dive deep into a 200-year-old concept of becoming your own banker. He will teach you how to build wealth through your own debts and expenses, without having to work any harder, taking any additional risks, changing cash flow or losing control of your money. (Castile 1)

Bruce Mack, Platinum Trust GroupBruce Mack of Platinum Trust Group presents “Bullet Proof Asset Protection and Maximizing Tax Mitigation”

Stop losing sleep over thoughts about predatory lawsuits. Bruce explains how to protect yourself and your business from getting wiped out due to a lawsuit or divorce. Bruce also shares how to defer 78% – 97% of your tax liability in perpetuity. This is a “Must See” breakout session!  (Castile 2)

Merrill Chandlers, Funding HackersMerrill Chandlers of Funding Hackers presents “Epic Funding Secrets”

Access to capital at the lowest interest rate available is key to any real estate investor’s success. Merrill Chandlers of Funding Hackers will provide unique insight on how to make the system work for you, improve your credit, and turn you into the ideal borrower. Obtain business credit lines at 5%-7% in as little as 120 days without collateral, tax returns, or financials.  (Castile 3)

Location to be announced.

Aaron Lohmann, Earn.reAaron Lohmann of presents “Lending Via The Blockchain” is a cutting edge blockchain powered software platform facilitating SEC compliant financing of commercial real estate projects, significantly enhancing a lender’s position when deploying capital.  (Castile 4)

Loral Langemeier

Loral Langemeier of Integrated Wealth Systems presents “The Real Estate Angle On The Cannabis Industry”

Loral will explore the opportunities and challenges of real estate investing within the cannabis industry.  (Castile 5)

2:10 pm - 3:10 pm

Jon HornikJonathan Hornik

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

Do not miss this presentation by one of our 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
3:15 pm - 3:40 pm

Service Providers Forum

Meet the firms that specialize in servicing you and your unique needs as a private lending professional. Building a top-notch team that supports your every move begins here.

AJ Poulin, The Mortgage Office

AJ Poulin

VP of Sales, The Mortgage Office

John Tedesco, Appraisal Nation

John Tedesco

Senior VP of Business Development, Appraisal Nation

Sam Kaddah, Liquid Logics

Sam Kaddah

Founder & CEO, Liquid Logics

3:40 pm - 4:05 pm

Commercial Real Estate Forum

An in-depth discussion of the opportunities and benefits that exist in the commercial real estate market.

Richard Katz, Rodeo Lending

Richard Katz

Principal, Rodeo Lending

Chip Cummings, Northwind Financial

Chip Cummings

CEO, Northwind Financial

4:05 pm - 4:30 pm

National Private Lenders Association (NPLA) – Discussion with Q&A

Join Leonard Rosen & other Founding Members as they discuss the NPLA’s role in preserving and protecting the interests of the Private Lending Industry.

4:35 pm - 5:15 pm

Private Lenders Expert Forum with Q&A

Toby Potter

Toby Potter

President, Global Integrity Finance


Doug Perry

VP of Sales, 5 Arch

Paul Jackson, Residential Capital Partners

Paul Jackson

Principal, Residential Capital Partners

John Child, First Equity Fund

John Child

Managing Partner, First Equity Funding

John Child, First Equity Fund

Ketan Parekh

Managing Director, Verus Mortgage Capital

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

After PartyOfficial After Party Hosted by the NPLA

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 in the Fairmont’s Hacienda Plaza outdoor space.

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

Tiered admission pricing available.

Find one that suits you best.

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