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Inside Real Estate Leadership Named Among RISMedia 2020 Real Estate Newsmakers

Jan 15, 2020
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Inside Real Estate, one of the fastest growing independently-owned real estate software companies and a trusted technology partner to over 200,000 top agents, teams and brokerages is proud to announce that Ned Stringham, CEO, as well as Alissa Harper, EVP of Marketing & Enterprise Sales and AJ Canaria, Creative Brand Ambassador have been chosen as RISMedia 2020 Real Estate Newsmakers. Each year RISMedia, the leader in U.S. real estate news and information services, recognizes a distinguished group of key influencers known for their positive and newsworthy contributions to the real estate industry.

“In RISMedia’s Real Estate Newsmakers, you’ll meet thought leaders and icons. The heroes and the champions of a better way. The ones who are breaking the mold and the ones who are leading the industry forward,” said John Featherston, CEO and publisher of RISMedia.

“Our industry is experiencing a monumental rate of change and now, more than ever before, brokerages need a technology partner who is steadfast in support of their interests & goals," said Ned Stringham, Inside Real Estate’s CEO who was recognized in the Trailblazer category. "I’m incredibly proud of the work our team has done this past year, helping our brokerage partners leverage technology to further enhance their value proposition while driving progress and growth throughout their organizations. It’s an honor to be recognized alongside this list of passionate leaders who are making a positive impact in our industry.”

Industry veteran, Alissa Harper who serves as EVP of Marketing & Enterprise Sales was recognized as a Futurist in the 2020 Newsmaker Awards alongside renowned photographer and industry storyteller, AJ Canaria who serves as Inside Real Estate’s Creative Brand Ambassador.

RISMedia selects its Newsmakers based on accomplishments including, but not limited to:

  • Advancing the real estate industry
  • Impacting change
  • Technology achievements
  • Thought leadership and influence
  • Creativity and innovation

Newsmakers will be honored at RISMedia's 2020 Real Estate Newsmakers Reception & Dinner at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., in May 2020.To see RISMedia’s 2020 Real Estate Newsmakers and read about their achievements, visit the Newsmakers Gallery.

About Inside Real Estate

Inside Real Estate is a fast growing, independently-owned real estate software firm that serves as a trusted technology partner to over 200,000 top brokerages, agents and teams. Their flagship product, kvCORE Platform, is the most modern and comprehensive solution in the industry known for delivering profitable growth at every level of a brokerage organization. Built on a modern, scalable and flexible architecture, kvCORE enables every brokerage to create their own unique technology ecosystem through custom branding, robust integrations and high-quality add-on solutions. With an accomplished leadership team and over 175 employees, Inside Real Estate brings the resources, scale and vision to deliver ongoing innovation and success to their growing customer base. Media Contact: 801-407-9833

About RISMedia

For more than 40 years, RISMedia has provided the residential real estate industry with news, trends and business development strategies through its flagship publication, Real Estate magazine; its leading website,; its award-winning Housecall blog; and its iconic networking and educational events, including RISMedia's CEO Exchange; RISMedia's Power Broker Forum, Reception & Dinner; and RISMedia’s Newsmakers Reception & Dinner. Through RISMedia's content programs—including ACE, a turn-key social media content system—real estate professionals share thousands of articles, infographics and videos each day created by RISMedia editors and contributors, helping them influence hundreds of thousands of consumers as they consider buying and/or selling a home.

About RISMedia's Real Estate Newsmakers

RISMedia's Real Estate Newsmakers is designed to recognize those individuals making headlines as a result of their newsworthy contributions to the residential real estate industry, and their efforts to positively affect real estate professionals and the consumers and communities they serve. RISMedia’s Real Estate Newsmakers were chosen based on nominations received through an online nomination process on, and by nominations from RISMedia’s in-house editorial team and other industry sources. Nominations for RISMedia’s Real Estate Newsmakers are collected on an ongoing basis throughout the course of the year. There is no fee to nominate a Newsmaker or be recognized/featured as a Newsmaker. Due to deadline and production criteria, RISMedia’s 2020 Real Estate Newsmakers Online Directory may not currently be in its final format. Please check back for ongoing updates.

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