Brian Boero is a partner at 1000Watt Consulting, a firm that provides consulting services to real estate companies, media organizations and startups that want to define real estate’s future. Prior to co-founding 1000Watt Consulting, Brian was CEO of VREO, Inc. At VREO, he created and marketed Real Estate Dashboard®, a software application that made the vision of paperless, mobile real estate a reality. Brian remains on VREO’s Board of Directors. Before joining VREO, Brian was President of Inman News, the nation’s leading independent real estate news service and content provider to consumers and the real estate industry. There, Brian was instrumental in the growth of the company’s content syndication, subscription and advertising businesses. During his eight years at Inman News, Brian served as executive producer of ten Real Estate Connect conferences, managed the editorial team, had full P&L responsibility and reported directly to publisher Bradley Inman. Prior to joining Inman in 1997, Brian worked in legislative politics and served on several political campaigns. Brian earned a B.A in Political Science from the University of Oregon and an M.A. in Political Theory and Public Law from the University of California at Davis.