GCAR Trade Show

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Albany Capital Center

55 Eagle Street • Albany, NY

 


INTINERARY

12:30pm Registration
12:30pm – 4:30pm Trade Show Open (seminars*, hourly prizes, networking)
12:30pm – 2:00pm  Food Vendors
12:30pm – 4:00pm  VIP Lounge & Silent Auction
3:00pm Broker Seminar: Retaining and Cultivating Your Agents
4:00pm Keynote Address: Why you Aren’t Getting Enough Business and What You Can Do About It
4:45pm – 6:00pm Cocktail Reception

*The views expressed by the speakers are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of GCAR.


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$20.00 until September 30th*

$28.00 from October 1-18
$35.00 on site

*Everyone who registers before 9/30 will be entered into a drawing to win one of these great prizes:
   Amazon Echo Dot
   2018 GCAR dues ($250)
   One night weekend stay, breakfast for two, and parking at the Renaissance Hotel


ATTENDEE INFORMATION

Hotel: Discounted room rate for GCAR Trade Show at the Renaissance Hotel-connected to the Capital Center- $169 per night.  Call before October 2nd to reserve your room! Click here to book now.

Parking: Available in the garage beneath the facility for a discounted rate of $6.00.

 


KEYNOTE SPEAKER & BROKER SEMINAR

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  Lisbeth Calandrino

  Entrepreneur, business coach, motivational speaker, and customer service guru!

  Keynote address: Why You Aren’t Getting Enough Business and What You Can Do About It

  Broker Seminar: Retaining and Cultivating Your Agents

 


VIP LOUNGE

To benefit: REALTOR® POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (RPAC)
A popular attraction at the trade show is the RPAC VIP Lounge. A small fee gains you access to a room of pampering stations. Treat yourself to a massage, hair and make-up, artistic renderings, photography & food, plus much more! RPAC is at the heart of GCAR’s mission where, through member lobbying, political conversations and call to action responses, RPAC helps protect the public’s rights and keeps the real estate industry affordable. Help support the cause and join us in the VIP lounge! RPAC Ensures REALTORS® have a business!

OVER 65 EXHIBITORS!

We’re assembling businesses from across the Capital Region involved in every aspect of the real estate community. Hear expert advice, see new products, NETWORK with businesses your clients want to know about. Use these new contacts in your listing/buyer presentations and show value by being your clients referral source for services. You’ll find many of the vetted GCAR business affiliate members at the show! Click here to view the floor map.

GREAT PRIZE GIVEAWAYS!

Expect hourly prizes to be given away on the trade show floor from sponsors & exhibitors for electronics, restaurants and even Dues! Must be present on the trade show floor to win! Expected give away times are: 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm & 4:30pm.

 


PLATINUM SPONSORS
Edgeco Environmental, Inc.  •  Trustco Bank

 

RESTAURANT SPONSORS
PrimeLending  •  Showing Time.Com, Inc.

LIQUID GOLD SPONSOR
Herzog Law Firm, PC

BEVERAGE SPONSOR
Times Union

GOLD SPONSORS
1st Priority Mortgage  •  Ballston Spa National Bank  •  Bergami Building Inspections  •  CRS Data  •  HomeBridge Financial Services  •  Homestead Funding Corp.  •  Ianniello Anderson, P.C.  •  Kelleher Herkenham LLC  •  Key Bank  •  REALTORS® Property Resource (RPR)  •  SEFCU Mortgage Services  •  The Caridi Law Firm & PAC Abstract & Title  •  The Daily Gazette  •  The Mortgage Place, Inc.

PROGRAM SPONSOR
Cap Com Federal Credit Union

SILVER SPONSORS
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Blake REALTORS®  •  CIREB  •  RealtyUSA – A Howard Hanna Company

 


TRADE SHOW CHARITY RECIPIENT
This year, money raised from raffle and auction sales will benefit South End Improvement Corp.! This not-for-profit’s mission is the preservation of Albany’s South end. Help comes in the form of improving condition of homes through housing maintenance as well as rehabilitation grants. Also, they provide affordable rental unit housing.

Raffle gift baskets are needed to auction off, please contact Ed Brewer, Community Relations Chairman at 518-428-6184 or GCAR at 518-464-0191 x23 with questions or drop off a basket at the GCAR office by September 19, 2017 with your name on it (so we can give you credit), 451 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.