Originator Connect 2020
Las Vegas
August 21—23, 2020
May 14, 2020
Chicago's top gathering for mortgage pros.
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Caesars Palace
Located at the iconic Ceasars Palace Hotel & Casino, right in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. Enjoy discounted room rates when you book through us.
August 21 — 23, 2020
A 3-day weekend event, filled with the tools you need to propel your career to new heights. And don't miss our special pre-conference training sessions on Thursday, August 20.
Keynote Speakers
Our lineup includes the Who's Who of the nation's top motivational speakers. Plus we welcome our special guest, Norm Macdonald, iconic SNL comedian, performing live!
Chicago Mortgage Originators Expo
Do you have what it takes
to be the best?
The Originator Connect Network presents Chicago Mortgage Originators Expo. The Chicago Mortgage Originators Expo will include a lineup of educational sessions, business opportunities and networking events curated specifically for the entrepreneurial men and women of the Chicago mortgage industry. Workshops and sessions will include detailing today’s reverse mortgage opportunities, producing profits with private lenders and much more.
Originator Connect 2020
Do you have what it takes
to be the best?
One Community. One mission. One spot at the top.

Originator Connect is a 3-day weekend event designed around one purpose: help you realize your goals. With exclusive programs like Build-A-Broker and Your First Million Dollars, our unique Certified Military Home Specialist certification class in conjunction with Boots Across America, compelling and high profile speakers, and a complimentary NMLS renewal course, you're sure to come out feeling prepared, motivated, and energized to become the best originator you can be — #1.

Originator Connect is the only mortgage conference focused solely on the origination community at brokerages, banks, and credit unions.

We're going to be there — are you?
Industry LEaders
Keynote Speakers
We've lined up the best of the best to inspire, motivate, and entertain, including: Glenn Stearns, Founder & CEO of Kind Lending, Rob Chrisman, Capital Markets Consultant at Chrisman, Inc., Quicken Loans Mortgage Services wholesale chief Austin Niemec, AFR Wholesale President Laura Brandao, champion loan originator Shashank Shekar, CEO of Arcus Lending, David H. Stevens, CMB, CEO of Mountain Lake Consulting Inc., Mortgage Educators & Compliance President David Luna, and Barry Habib, Founder & CEO of MBS Highway.

Plus, don't miss our special guest, iconic SNL comedian, Norm Macdonald, performing live on Friday, August 21st!
Glenn Stearns, Founder & CEO of Kind LendingGlenn Stearns, Founder & CEO of Kind LendingGlenn Stearns, Founder & CEO of Kind Lending
David Luna, Rob Chrisman, David H. Stevens, CMB, & Barry HabibDavid Luna, Rob Chrisman, David H. Stevens, CMB, & Barry HabibDavid Luna, Rob Chrisman, David H. Stevens, CMB, & Barry Habib
Austin Niemec, Executive VP Wholesale, QLMSAustin Niemec, Executive VP Wholesale, QLMSAustin Niemec, Executive VP Wholesale, QLMS
Shashank ShekharShashank ShekharShashank Shekhar
Laura BrandaoLaura BrandaoLaura Brandao

Don't miss Friday night's special guest entertainment:

Norm Macdonald, SNL ComedianNorm Macdonald, SNL ComedianNorm Macdonald, SNL Comedian
Don Frommeyer
Originator Connect Network
Don Frommeyer
National Mortgage Chair
Originator Connect Network
Ralph Lovuolo Sr.
Ralph Lovuolo Sr.
The Mortgage Godfather
Khai McBride
KM Performance Coaching
Khai McBride
CEO & Performance Coach
KM Performance Coaching
Tyna-Minet Anderson
Mortgage Educators
Tyna-Minet Anderson
Vice President
Mortgage Educators
Bryan Woodard
Next Level Loan Officers
Bryan Woodard
VP Operations
Next Level Loan Officers
Adam Smith
Colorado Real Estate & Finance Group
Adam Smith
President, Mortgage Broker
Colorado Real Estate & Finance Group
Jennifer Du Plessis
Kirney Group Investment Capital
Jennifer Du Plessis
CEO
Kirney Group Investment Capital
Nick Carpenter
Legion of Loan Officers
Nick Carpenter
Founder
Legion of Loan Officers
Bill Hillestad
Hillestad Consulting LLC
Bill Hillestad
Digital Marketing Innovator
Hillestad Consulting LLC
Geoff Zimpfer
Movement Mortgage
Geoff Zimpfer
National Sales Coach
Movement Mortgage
Tyler Carlston
Mortgage Accelerated
Tyler Carlston
CEO
Mortgage Accelerated
Michael Ramin
Sharestates
Michael Ramin
Director of Business Development
Sharestates
Eric Morgenson
Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions
Eric Morgenson
Business Development Manager
Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions
Joseph Jenkins
Podium
Joseph Jenkins
Director of Sales
Podium
Brad Johnson
Freedom Mortgage
Brad Johnson
VP Regional Manager
Freedom Mortgage
Jeff Tesch
RCN
Jeff Tesch
CEO
RCN
Beverly Frase
Boots Across America
Beverly Frase
President
Boots Across America
Paul Yatooma
Quicken Loans Mortgage Services
Paul Yatooma
Vice President of Sales
Quicken Loans Mortgage Services
Ralph Rosynek
Moneyhouse
Ralph Rosynek
Senior Vice President
Moneyhouse
Featured PRograms
3 days — unlimited possibilities.
Your First Million Dollars
Premiering our new program, Your First Million Dollars. Everything you need to know to take your business from concept to profit — and a lot of it.
NMLS 8-Hour CE
The Originator Connect Network provides nearly 20,000 credit hours to about 2,500 originators every year. By attending, you have the option to take this course provided by Mortgage Educators & Compliance.
Product Showcase
Our exhibitors and sponsors are here to show you the products you need to grow your business and maximize your potential.
Education Sessions
We've partnered with the pros, the best in their fields, to speak on a variety of topics designed to help grow your professional career in ways you may not have thought of before.
Inspirational Speakers
Our speakers are here to spark your imaginations. These folks started with the same resources as you, and they want to tell you how you can make it to the top.
Build-A-Broker
An Originator Connect Network
exclusive, the Build-A-Broker program is designed to help you establish the solid foundations of your business.
2020 Agenda
Schedule of Events

Originator Connect is an incredible 3 day weekend event packed with sessions from industry leaders and courses designed to help build you into the best originator. Don't miss out on Thursday's preconference events, like Build-A-Broker and Your First Million Dollars.

Friday, August 21

Saturday, August 22

View the full agenda with session details ⟶
Location
Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino
Originator Connect 2020 is happening at the iconic Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino, located at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. Enjoy discounted room rates when you book with us. But hurry, only a limited number of rooms are available at the special rate!
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