Welcome to the RIAOC Speakers page!

Michael Stark, Program Chairman

Each week RIAOC presents a Speaker with a topical subject of interest and enlightenment. The date, speaker and current topic are announced in advance below and in the Gold Sheet. We encourage participation from interested parties who can enrich the knowledge of our membership. If you have a recommendation or would like to be a speaker, please contact Michael Stark at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

David Compton


Michael Anaya, CCIM
Auction.com Commercial
“Auction.com – The Nation’s Leading Online Real Estate Marketplace”

Program by Mel Wagstaff

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Michael Anaya, CCIM
Auction.com Commercial
“Auction.com – The Nation’s Leading Online Real Estate Marketplace”

Program by Mel Wagstaff

- See more at: http://www.southerncaliforniabroker.com/2010/03/29/riaoc-calendar-2010-riaoc-program-chairman-michael-stark-postyourpropertycom/#sthash.unlsThKy.dpuf

Program by Mel Wagstaff


Norm Rodich, Attorney
Greg Weiler, Attorney

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4/30/2019 - Samuel Ayoub, CommercialREAcademy
“The Use of Financial Models in Selecting RE Investments”

4/23/2019 - DARK

4/16/2019 - TBD

4/9/2019 - TBD

4/2/2019 - Mel Wagstaff’s Program

3/26/2019 - Leisa Reid

3/19/2019 - Nick Lieberman
Bona Fide Mortgage

3/12/2019 - TBD

3/5/2019 - Mel Wagstaff’s Program

2/26/2019 - Darrell Gurney

2/19/2019 - DARK

2/12/2019 - Peter Wittlin, Attorney
“Year 2018 California Legislative Developments for Realtors – What to Know.”2/5/2019 - Mel Wagstaff’s Program

1/29/2019 - Stephanie Gates
Paramount Residential Mortgage Group, Inc.

1/22/2019 - DARK

1/15/2019 - Nick Lieberman, Bona Fide Mortgage
“2019 Economic Forcast”

1/8/2019 - Joel Carlson, Broker,JoelCarlson.com
"New Real Estate Laws for 2019"

1/1/2019 - DARK

12/25/2018 - DARK

12/18/2018 - RIAOC Breakfast

12/11/2018 - Leisa Reid

12/4/2018 - Mel Wagstaff’s Program

11/27/2018 - Fariba Allyasin, Senior Marketing Director WorldFinancialGroup.com
“Building A Strong Financial Foundation,Proper Protection”

11/20/2018 - DARK

11/13/2018 - Jorge Molina doing his Communications Workshop.

11/6/2018 - Christian Marabella, Marabella Financial
"NNN Properties and NNN Financing"

10/30/2018 - Ali Bavafa, BavafaGroup.com
“Reverse Mortgage – A Potential Income for Seniors”

10/23/2018 - Dan Stone, MortgageFeeCoach.com
“The insider secrets to residential mortgage lending.”

10/16/2018 - Vernon Moses,Vice President, Business Relationship Manager

10/9/2018 - DARK

10/2/2018 - Mel Wagstaff’s Program

9/25/2018 - Peter Wittlin, Attorney
"The 'Non-refundable' Deposit, - Making it So"

"9/18/2018 - Barb Dufault, Financial Wellness Specialist

9/11/2018 - Charles Freeman, Ed.D., MBA, LOQ Consulting, LLC,LOQConsulting.com
“Do less and get more done!”

9/4/2018 - DARK

8/28/2018 - Rhett Gagon - CostSegAuthority.com
“The New Tax Law – Amazing Benefits for Real Estate”

8/21/2018 - Trez Ibrahim - LifeMasterySolution.com
“Advanced Communication for the High Performer

8/14/2018 - Joseph Bradey, Broker, TheBradcoCompanies.com
“Update and Overview of the High Desert Portion of San Bernardino County and the Cities of Adelanto, Apple Valley, Barstow, Hesperia and Victorville”

8/7/2018 - Samuel Ayoub
"Commercial Real Estate for Residential Agents"

7/31/2018 - Ron Monard, Attorney

7/24/2018 - Marshall Northcott, President, The Sales Advantage

7/17/2018 - Carol Marzouk, LeadershipNSoul.com
“Behavioral Selling Techniques”

7/10/2018 - Frances Vay, NewYorkLife.com
“How Will You Fund Your Retirement Lifestyle?”

7/3/2018 - DARK

6/26/2018 - Nick Lieberman, Mortgage Broker; Steve Zipperman, Attorney
“Point-Counterpoint – The Nick and Steve Event of the Century!”

6/19/2018  - Martin Brower, Coast Magazine Columnist

6/12/2018 - Ruth John, Transamerica Financial Advisors, Inc., TFAConnect.com
“Life insurance as a retirement planning tool.”

6/5/2018 - David Rosenthal, of Rosenthal Land Advocates
“Dealing with Bullies in the Business and Beyond”

5/29/2018 - DARK

5/22/2018 - Dennis Backer, BackerMediagroup.com
“Marketing in the Digital Age”

5/15/2018 - Pete Wittlin, Attorney

5/8/2018 - Eric Bell,Independent Broker,PacificAdvisors.com
“Defer Capital Gains Taxes for 30 Years On The Sale of a Privately Held Asset”

5/1/2018 - Charles Allen, Banker’s Life
"Retirement Planning"

4/24/2018 - Dennis Wilson, Priority Tile
“Planning for Success Daily”

4/17/2018 - Steve Zipperman, Attorney

4/10/2018 - Steve Speirer, Attorney, PracticalLawyer.com
How to Practice Real Estate Without Getting Sued”

4/3/2018 -Matt Humphrey, Movement Mortgage
"Video Marketing"

3/27/2018 - Tyler Portman, Agent, GMPropertiesInc.com
“Using RIAOC Forms to Market Your Properties”

3/20/2018 - John Baker, Attorney, BakerLawGroup.com
“Buying Real Estate with Cryptocurrency”

3/13/2018 - Kevin Kaltenbach, - Senior Financial Group, Inc.
“Home Buying in Reverse, Discover the Reverse Mortgage for Purchase Loan”

3/6/2018 - Program by Mel Wagstaff

2/27/2018 - Joel Carlson, Broker, JoeaCarlson.com
“C.A.R. Forms Update”

2/20/2018 -  - Bill Ukropina, Broker - Cbcadvisors.com
“How to double your income as a real estate professional”

2/13/2018 - Dean Burnett, Coast to Coast Escrow Services, Inc., C2cescrow.com

2/6/2018 -Jorge Molina, RIAOC Member,
"How I went from Real Estate Broker to Investor"

1/30/2018 - Real Estate RoundTable Event

1/23/2018 - Pete Wittlin, Attorney
“Stipulated Evictions for Landlords – Avoiding Uncertainty”

1/16/2018 - DARK

1/9/2018 - Joseph R. Spierer, Architect, Calarchitect.com
“Design and Construction – What to expect during the process”

12/19/17, 12/26/2017, 01/02/2018 - DARK

12/12/2017 Annual RIAOC Breakfast

12/05/2017 -  Steve Gaita, Lemonlight Media; Matt Humphrey of Movement Mortgage.
"Getting Started with Video Marketing"

11/28/2017 - Hugh Nguyen, Orange County Clerk-Recorder, OCRecorder.com

11/21/2017 - DARK

11/14/2017 - Nick Lieberman, President, Bona Fide Mortgage,BonafideMortgage.com
“Income Property Financing – What to Expect in 2018 How the US economy and political environment will impact commercial property lending”

11/07/2017 - Andrew Bermudez of Digsy 
"The Digsy Program of Effective Marketing"

10/31/2017 - Ashkan Hejazi, Esq.
"Persuasive Communication: The Secret to Getting What You Want in Life and Business"

10/24/2017 -  John Baker, attorney
"Duties of Broker, Seller and Buyer to Disclose or Is it true that what I don’t know won’t hurt me?"

10/17/2017 - Jerry Prendergast, Prendergast & Associates RestaurantProducer.com
“How to convince a landlord to let a startup restaurant take their space.”

10/10/2017 - DARK

10/3/2017 - Steve Narish - CREXI
“Advanced CRE Market Place”

9/26/2017 - Martin Brower, Real Estate Columnist for Coast Magazine
“What’s New in Orange County Commercial Real Estate?”

9/19/2017 - David M. Gerson, Attorney GersonTrustLaw.com
“The Impact of the Inheritance Tax On Estate Planning.”

9/12/2017 - Steven J. Zipperman, Attorney - Zipperman.com

9/5/2017 - DARK

8/29/2017 - Elana A. Luber, Attorney
“Retail Commercial Leases”

8/22/2017 - Sam Hashizu, CPA/Entrepreneur ,Takenaga, Hashizu, Jay & Co.THJ-CPA.com
“How to manifest your inner most desire by understanding law of attraction”

8/15/2017 - Jim Palmer
“Ten-X helps you find the Unknown Buyer”

8/8/2017 - JoelCarlson, Broker, JoelCarlson.com
“Update on Real Estate Forms”

8/1/2017 - Brandon Koepnick, Xceligent
“Xceligent Coverage and Data locally, and nationally”

7/25/2017 -Elana Luber, Atty
"Retail Commercial Leases".

7/18/2017 - Real Estate RoundTables

7/11/2017 - Jennifer Y. Hsieh, CPA,
“Tax Deductions for Real Estate Professionals and Clients”

7/4/2017 - DARK

6/27/2017 - Abigale James, Director of Southern California Bisnow.com

6/20/17 - Joel Sheldon,Wealth Planning Advisor, Lincoln Financial Advisors, Irvine CA &
Charles A. Jensen,Senior Vice President, Inland Securities Corporation,Inland-investments.com
“1031 Exchange Education: Realtor Solutions Providing a Tax-Free Exit”

6/13/2017 - Dinesh Rao, CDR Group, cdrenv.com
“How to Obtain Funding to Clean up Contaminated Properties”

6/6/2017 - Mel Wagstaff - Mel’s Listing Corner

5/30/2017 - DARK

5/23/2017 - Mustafa Shaikhly - Founder & CEO of MTS Development, MTSDevelopment.com
“The Roadmap to Designing a Better Mobile Experience”

5/16/2017 - Peter C. Wittlin, Attorney
“Summary of Developments on Broker-Client Cases”

5/9/2017 - Matthew Winefield, Winefieldinc.com
“Saving a Property Transaction When Faced with Contamination”
Matt Winefield's PPT Presentation.

5/2/2017- George Wilson - ACI Commercial Insurance
“Insurance & E&O”

4/25/2017 - Victoria Buckels, Professional Plan Administrators, PPAdmin.com

4/18/2017 - Real Estate RoundTables -  Bob Frunz, Moderator
You'll want to attend this meeting. There will be a lot good information from four different speakers on topical subjects of interest and enlightenment. Come and see what you can learn in Investment and Commerical Real Estate. Check Home page for speakers. We start at 8:30 AM and will be finished about 10:30 AM. There is a nominal $10 fee.

4/11/2017 - Joel Carlson, Broker
“AIR Purchase Form”

4/4/2017 - Elana Luber, Attorney
“Retail Commercial Leases”. Understanding What You Are Signing In A Retail Commercial Lease –
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly Clauses-Tenant and Landlord Perspective

3/28/2107  - Steve Spears, Attorney

3/21/2017 - Rich Gaines, Speaker, Author, J.D., LL.M. Taxation
“Multiply Wealth Now!

3/14/2017 - Albert Qian, Marketing Manager and Founder, Albert’s List LinkedIn.com/in/Albertqian
“How to build online communities around your real estate business.”

3/7/2017 - David Rosenthal, Rosenthal Land Advocates
“How the Land Advocacy Brokering Method Significantly Increases Selling Prices & Broker Fees”

2/28/2017 - Maureen Umana Boatman, Prudential
“How Financial Advisors use the tax triangle to manage taxes in retirement. Control when and how you’re taxed!”

2/21/2107 - DARK

2/14/2017 - John Dade, EssexAssetMgt.com
“Looking For A Better Home For Your Funds Between Deals”

2/7/2017 - Jack Snow, Movement Mortgage
“FHA Rehab Loans”

1/31/2017 - Brian Andersen, FirstClassConnection.net
“Communication Technology for Real Estate Professionals”

1/24/2017 - Thomas Mitchell, Mass Mutual Financial Group
“Creating Your Own Bank”

1/17/2017 - DARK

1/10/2017 - John Baker, Attorney
“Landlord Responsibilities for Habitability”

1/3/2017 - DARK - 12/27/2016 - DARK - 12/20/2016 - DARK