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Meet RISMedia’s 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers

Meet the thought leaders and the icons. The ones who are breaking the mold and the ones who are making a difference, whether it’s on a global stage or right in their own backyard. Meet RISMedia’s Class of 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers—those making headlines for their newsworthy contributions to the housing industry and the communities and consumers they serve. In RISMedia’s 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers Online Directory, you’ll find the stories of our 230-plus Newsmakers, nominated by you, our readers, and by the editors at RISMedia. Search by category or alphabetically, or simply browse our gallery and click through to learn more about just why these individuals made news worthy of sharing. To view our special Newsmakers spotlight section in the December 2018 issue of RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine, including our 2018 Newsmakers Hall of Fame inductees, please click here.


Newsmakers Influencers
Newsmakers Trailblazers
Newsmakers Futurists
Newsmakers Achievers
Newsmakers Crusaders
Newsmakers Inspirations
Newsmakers Luminaries
Newsmakers Trendsetters

For information on nominating or becoming a 2020 RISMedia Real Estate Newsmaker, please email Executive Editor Maria Patterson at maria@rismedia.com. Nominations will start being accepted in early 2019.


About RISMedia’s Real Estate Newsmaker Awards and the 2019 Newsmakers Online Directory
RISMedia’s Real Estate Newsmaker Award recipients were chosen based on nominations received through an online nomination process on RISMedia.com, 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 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers Online Directory may not currently be in its final format. Please check back for ongoing updates. For corrections/updates to your Newsmaker profile page in the Online Directory, please email online@rismedia.com.

All 2019 Real Estate Newsmakers will be invited to attend RISMedia’s Real Estate Newsmakers Reception & Dinner at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. in May 2019, during which time RISMedia will induct its 2nd Annual Real Estate Newsmaker Hall of Fame members. The 2nd Annual Newsmakers Hall of Fame inductees will be announced by RISMedia in early 2019. Hall of Fame inductees may or may not be currently featured in the December 2018 issue of RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine or in the 2019 Newsmakers Online Directory.