EVENT TESTIMONIALS

 

ABOUT AMERICATALYST


"In 2002, you were absolutely right [about what was going to happen in global mortgage markets]. We should have been there."

- Joseph Stiglitz, winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics in 2001 and George Soros, Chairman, Soros Fund Management – at Heathrow Airport, April 30, 2008

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The event was absolutely fascinating, I found it far more interesting than Davos. My only regret is that I have missed it in the past"

- Robert Parker, Vice Chairman, Credit Suisse Asset Management (Alumni 2005, 2007)

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"An excellent event, the content and format is outstanding. It continues to be one of only two conferences that I actually attend to learn"

-Doug Duncan, Chief Economist, Fannie Mae (Alumni 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)

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"I love coming here, you focus on things that actually matter. It's one of my favorite events that I actually look forward to every year"

- J. Kyle Bass, Managing Partner, Hayman Capital Management, LP (Alumni 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)

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"I've been back at my office for a week and can't stop talking about your event! My colleagues are beginning to think I've joined a cult."

- Fanny Börgstrom, Head of Group Funding, Nordea Treasury (Alumni 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2013)

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"I can't thank you enough for inviting me. I got a lot of great ideas out of it"

- Bill Erbey, Chairman, Ocwen Financial Corporation (Alumni 2009, 2010, 2011)

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"The best conference I have ever attended in my entire career"

-Arnie Phillips, Senior Portfolio Manager, CalPERS (Alumni 2013, 2014)

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"Nothing even comes close"

-Amy (Brandt) Schumacher, COO, Prospect Mortgage (Alumni, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

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"Best conference I've been to in years – very thought provoking"

-Leslie Peeler, SVP, Servicing Portfolio Management, Fannie Mae (Alumni 2014)

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"Wow, you guys are REALLY good at this!"

-Tony Meola, Servicing Executive, Head of Fulfillment Operations and Loan Servicing, Bank of America (Alumni 2012)

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"It is the single most thought-provoking housing market event of the year in my opinion"

- Robert Walker, Managing Director, Real Estate Products and Analytics, Black Knight Financial Services (Alumni 2013, 2014)

 

 

 

ABOUT RENTING, THE FUTURE


"This is just phenomenal. The amount of knowledge and work and creativity and attention to detail that you put into this . . . I've never seen anything like it."

-Laurie Hawkes, President, American Residential Properties, Inc. (Alumni 2012, 2013, 2014) and Sponsor

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"I wouldn't miss it. An amazing event, and you are just full of interesting ideas."

- Gary Beasley, Co-CEO, Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust (Alumni 2012, 2013, 2014)

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"AmeriCatalyst is in a league of its own, and a true asset to the industry. Thank you for putting us on the map"

- Wally Charnoff, CEO, RentRange and Investability (Alumni 2012, 2013, 2014) and Sponsor

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"The best conference in financial markets related to housing – makes all the rest a waste of time"

- Richard Magel, COO, Main Street Renewal (Alumni 2012, 2013, 2014)

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"The best Single-Family Rental event of the year in terms of content and participation"

- Beth O'Brien, President, Colony American Finance (Alumni 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014) and Sponsor

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"Excellent. Great material and speakers. Far superior to other events that are 'pay to play' and don't care about content to the same degree. This event isn't about sponsorship tables and free pens, it's about understanding and changing an industry"

- Dennis Cisterna, Managing Director, FirstKey Lending (Alumni 2012, 2013, 2014) and Sponsor

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"You don't just produce this thing, you curate it"

-Ivy Zelman, CEO, Zelman and Associates (Alumni 2012, 2013)

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"Well worth my time - excellent speakers and content, productive meetings and a lot of fun"

-John Lawrence, Senior Vice President, PIMCO (Alumni 2014)

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"We can't believe that we didn't make it sooner. We will definitely be back – and hopefully speak next time!"

- Dave Singelyn, CEO, Diana Laing, CFO, and Jack Corrigan, COO, American Homes 4 Rent (Alumni 2014)


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"Well-run, well-organized, provocative, and the industry leaders in attendance is impressive"

-Susan Mills, Managing Director, Head of Residential Finance, Citi Global Markets (Alumni 2013, 2014)