Originator Connect 2020
With Presenting Sponsor
Las Vegas
August 20 — 22, 2021
#originatorconnect2021
May 14, 2020
Chicago's top gathering for mortgage pros.
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Planet Hollywood
Located at the funky Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino, right in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. Enjoy discounted room rates when you book through us.
August 20 — 22, 2021
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 19.
Keynote Speakers
Our lineup includes the Who's Who of the nation's top motivational speakers. See Rene Rodriguez, Patty Arvielo, Rob Chrisman, Barry Habib, and so many more!
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 2021
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?
Title Sponsor
Non-QM Sponsor
Reverse MTG Sponsor
Industry LEaders
Keynote Speakers
We've lined up the best of the best to inspire, motivate, and entertain, including: Rene Rodriguez, CEO of Volentum, Patty Arvielo, President of New American Funding, Rob Chrisman, Capital Markets Consultant at Chrisman, Inc., Quicken Loans Mortgage Services wholesale chief Austin Niemiec,  champion loan originator Shashank Shekar, CEO of Arcus Lending, Mortgage Educators & Compliance President David Luna, and Barry Habib, Founder & CEO of MBS Highway.
Rene Rodriguez. CEO of VolentumRene Rodriguez, CEO of VolentumRene Rodriguez, CEO of Volentum
Patty Arvielo, President of New American FundingPatty Arvielo, President of New American FundingPatty Arvielo, President of New American Funding
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
Ralph Lovuolo Sr.
Ralph Lovuolo Sr.
The Mortgage Godfather
Tyna-Minet Anderson
Mortgage Educators
Tyna-Minet Anderson
Vice President
Mortgage Educators
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
Michael Ramin
Sharestates
Michael Ramin
Director of Business Development
Sharestates
Eric Morgenson
Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions
Eric Morgenson
VP, Business Development
Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions
Jeffrey Tesch
RCN
Jeffrey Tesch
CEO
RCN
Beverly Frase
Boots Across America
Beverly Frase
President
Boots Across America
Jacob Therrien
Bridge Loan Network
Jacob Therrien
Business Development Specialist
Bridge Loan Network
Eric Mitchell
Gold Star Mortgage
Eric Mitchell
EVP
Gold Star Mortgage
Will Fisher
LoanStream
Will Fisher
EVP
LoanStream
Steve Richman
Enact
Steve Richman
National Spokesperson
Enact
Kris-Ann Carduff
AmeriSave Wholesale Mortgage Solutions
Kris-Ann Carduff
SVP Marketing
AmeriSave Wholesale Mortgage Solutions
Ryan Grant
NEO Home Loans
Ryan Grant
Divisional President
NEO Home Loans
Alex Kutsishin
Sales Boomerang
Alex Kutsishin
Founder & CEO
Sales Boomerang
Rocky Foroutan
LenderHomePage / Loanzify
Rocky Foroutan
CEO
LenderHomePage / Loanzify
Mary-Kay Scully
Enact
Mary-Kay Scully
Director of Customer Education
Enact
Ernie Graham
Homebot.ai
Ernie Graham
CEO & Co-founder
Homebot.ai
Mike Fawaz
Rocket Pro
Mike Fawaz
Senior Vice President
Rocket Pro
Dana Wasson
PeerStreet
Dana Wasson
VP of Sales
PeerStreet
Max Slyusarchuk
A&D Mortgage
Max Slyusarchuk
CEO
A&D Mortgage
Logan Taylor
Podium
Logan Taylor
Podium
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.
2021 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 20, 2021

Saturday, August 21, 2021

View the full agenda with session details ⟶
Title Sponsor
Non-QM Sponsor
Reverse MTG Sponsor
Location
Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino
Originator Connect 2021 is happening at the funky Planet Hollywood 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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