eXp World Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: EXPI) engages in cloud-based real estate brokerage services. Primarily operating in the United States and Canada, the company mostly deals with residential brokerage services. Shares of eXp World Holdings, Inc. is rallying 13.60%, through afternoon trading on Friday, September 23, 2016. Over the past three months, the real estate company has seen average daily volume of around 19,582 shares. However, nearly 50,100 shares or dollar volume of $289,077, has already exchanged hands through afternoon trading Friday.
Shares of eXp World Holdings, Inc. are rallying Friday, after management announced that the company’s eXpCon expo in San Antonio, Texas has officially sold out. Rick Miller and Stefan Swanepoel will be the key note speakers at the event, which will take place between October 5-7, 2016. The crowd this year at the eXpCon is expected to increase 3-fold, compared to last year’s convention. Here is the press release detailing of the expo:
eXp World Holdings, Inc. Press Release:
BELLINGHAM, WA–(Marketwired – September 20, 2016) – eXp Realty, the Agent-Owned Cloud Brokerage® (eXp World Holdings, Inc.) (EXPI) today announced that both Rick Miller and Stefan Swanepoel will deliver keynote addresses at next month’s sold out conference of Company agents and brokers.
eXp Realty’s third annual eXpCon, scheduled for October 5-7 in San Antonio, Texas, will be attended by approximately 600 eXp agents and brokers, representing more than a 3-fold increase from last year’s gathering and the first time that the Company has sold out one of its major annual events. eXp World Holdings, Inc. also hosts its annual meeting each April, attended by the Company’s shareholders who are predominantly also eXp Realty agents and brokers.
Miller, who has held CEO or President roles in companies ranging from a Fortune 10 and Fortune 30 to a startup and nonprofit, will deliver the conference’s opening keynote address on the evening of October 5th. Miller’s professional experiences, including as President of the $13B Global Services Unit of AT&T, and his unconventional approach to management have been highlighted in Harvard Business Review, Selling Power, USA Today, and MSN Business. He presently is CEO at Being Chief, LLC (www.beingchief.com) where he serves as an advisor to a broad range of Chiefs, across a diverse number of industries. Miller was elected to the Company’s Board as an independent director in July of this year.
Swanepoel, widely regarded as the foremost authority on trends within the real estate industry, will address conference attendees on the morning of October 6th. Swanepoel ‘s T3 Sixty Group, in addition to providing consulting services, also produces many of the real estate industry’s most authoritative publications and reports including the Swanepoel TRENDS Report, the Swanepoel Power 200, the T3 Tech Guide, the T3 Risk Guide and The Real Estate Confronts series. Swanepoel has authored and/or co-authored more than 30 books and reports analyzing the strategies, shifts and changes impacting the residential real estate brokerage business. His books have been featured on over 18 bestseller lists including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Huffington Post, CEO Read and Amazon.com. Swanepoel has given over 1,000 talks to more than one million people, serves as Editor-in-Chief of the SP200 (ranking of the most powerful people in real estate) and is also the Host of the T3 Summit (the leading real estate leadership summit). He has served as CEO of nine companies and two non-profit organizations.
The record attendance for eXpCon in part reflects what has been a banner year for the Agent-Owned Cloud Brokerage®. eXp Realty has more than 1,700 real estate professionals in more than 40 different US states, the District of Columbia, and Alberta, Canada. eXp Realty began 2016 with 862 real estate agents and brokers. In August, the Company reported year over year revenue growth of 137% and an agent count total of 1,400 as of June 30, 2016.
“The attendance at this year’s conference is indicative of the strength of the Company’s value proposition for agents with its emphasis on agent-ownership and agent support, as well as the strength of the relationships that are formed and which develop on a daily basis on our Cloud Campus,” said Founder and CEO, Glenn Sanford. “We’re honored and humbled to have both Rick Miller and Stefan Swanepoel headline this year’s event and believe that we will be able to deliver a conference that rivals that of any real estate brokerage in the industry.”
Sponsors for eXpCon 2016 include First American Title; First Cloud Mortgage; HMS Home Warranty, IMMOVIEWER, Oakley Signs and the RedX.
About eXp World Holdings, Inc.
eXp World Holdings, Inc. is the holding company for a number of companies most notably eXp Realty LLC, the Agent-Owned Cloud Brokerage® as a full-service real estate brokerage providing 24/7 access to collaborative tools, training, and socialization for real estate brokers and agents through its 3-D, fully-immersive, cloud office environment. eXp Realty, LLC and eXp Realty of Canada, Inc. also feature an aggressive revenue sharing program that pays agents a percentage of gross commission income earned by fellow real estate professionals who they attract into the Company.