A Storytelling Symposium at Sea | August 22-26, 2019 | New Orleans, LA


Tom Truong

Tom's passion for real estate, entrepreneurship, giving back to his communities, family and friends match perfectly with his work life balance. Leveraging his passions has helped him build successful real estate businesses, while coaching thousands of clients and fellow team members achieve their own real estate goals and dreams.

He is currently serving as the National President for the Asian Real Estate Association of America and as Executive Board of Directors Members at both the Greater Boston Association of Realtors as well as AREAA.


Herman Chan

The undisputed #1 Top Producing Agent out of all 425 agents in 20 Golden Gate Sotheby's International Realty offices is Herman Chan. In 2017, he successfully closed and house for a happy client every 5 days. As one of the most beloved realtors in the business, he has earned countless perfect 5 star online reviews from raving customers who were dazzled by Herman surpassing their highest expectations.

For almost 20 years, Herman's award-winning marketing strategies and millennial tech savvy combine to afford his devoted clientele an artful approach for unprecedented success.


Nina Fabbri

Nina Fabbri joined the HFS team in 2019 as Director of Preferred Alliances. Nina brings to her position more than 15 years of brokerage and business development experience. Nina oversees all strategic partnerships between Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and outside companies.


Ace Watanasuparp

Ace is the Regional Vice President of Citizens Bank Home Mortgage Division, the 12th largest retail bank in the country.  Ace joined Citizens Bank four years ago and has since broken down barriers by expanding into new markets and capturing unprecedented market share. His esteemed reputation in the finance and real estate industry has allowed him to attract talented top producing Loan Officers in the NY, NJ and Connecticut areas. Prior to joining Citizens Bank, Ace took on the role of President of Douglas Elliman’s lending arm with Dottie Herman and Howard Lorber, formerly known as DE Capital, where he oversaw multiple states, including New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

A native New Yorker of Thai and Taiwanese ancestry, Ace has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Brick Underground, Real Estate Weekly, NY Real Estate Journal and the Mann Report as an expert in Residential Lending. He has also invested in nine successful restaurants, Spot Dessert Bar and Obao.


Munt Al-Hussain

Born in Iraq in 1991, Munt spent 8 years of his life living in the deserts of Saudi Arabia until getting the ultimate opportunity to move with his parents and 8 siblings to the United States of America; via Detroit, Michigan. He would go on to live, work, and play in Detroit until only recently when he took the opportunity to move to our Nation’s Capital; Washington DC. He currently serves as the Director of External Affairs for the largest mortgage company in the Country - Quicken Loans. Where he is tasked to work with policy makers, housing councils, and trade associations; such AREAA to ensure that all Americans – regardless of age, sex, race, religion, or creed are afforded  equal and affordable housing opportunities. Even more importantly an opportunity to live the American Dream. The dream that includes owning a home, and living free amongst their fellow Americans.


Peter Schravemade

Peter Schravemade brings over 20 years of property sales, management and leasing, experience, adds a pinch of technology and mixes it all together with a background in digital marketing. In 2016 Peter joined as the manager of the Box Brownie phenomenon, which has since become the fastest growing property technology marketing platform in the world. With users in over 90 countries globally, Peter brings the benefit of the best of the international property marketing and demonstrates the research based relevance to the UK marketplace. Based in Australia, when not on the plane, you can find Peter , world-wide at property conferences, exhibitions, in webinars, radio interviews, and as a panellist for discussion topics