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RESO DataComp Winners

Congratulations to all the 2017 RESO DataComp Winners!

RESO hosted a data competition at RESO17 in San Diego to connect the best entrepreneurial developers with RESO compliant APIs, and awarded $25k in cash. As software technologies change very rapidly, RESO challenged the developer community to push the innovation envelope. This month-long challenge proved to be a huge success with over 15 entries including live demos.


Best Overall Product – $10,000 Cash Prize My Drawbridge

– Interactive web app that allows real estate investors to find and develop opportunities in searching for land parcels presentation video Best Use of Non-Listing Data – $5,000 Cash Prize My Drawbridge  

Crowd Favorite – $5,000 Cash Prize Let’s Butterfly

– Beautiful app that creates CMAs presentation video

Best Use of Listing Data – $5,000 Cash Prize Swim Lanes

– Blockchain app for real estate presentation video

Honorary Entry Winner VRooms – Virtual Reality for Real Estate.

– Discover an immersive and life like home tour experience using Virtual Reality (VR) technology. VRooms makes Virtual Reality for real estates engaging and accessible on both web plus mobile platform. Presentation video


Meet the 2017 RESO DataComp Judges

Mark Birschbach is the Vice President of Strategic Investments for the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and Managing Director of Second Century Ventures (SCV), the venture capital arm of NAR. SCV makes strategic investments in technology companies that are innovating in and around the residential and commercial real estate markets, keeping the REALTOR® at the center of the transaction. Mark is responsible for identifying, evaluating and executing strategic investments for SCV as well as supporting existing SCV portfolio companies. Read more…


Chris Heller serves as the owner and operator of several Keller Williams market centers and has helped build Keller Williams into one of the largest and fastest growing real estate franchise operations in the world. In 2011, Chris was asked to lead Keller Williams Worldwide. Under his leadership, Keller Williams has expanded into more than a dozen countries, including Dubai, Indonesia, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Vietnam. Chris’ deep connections to real estate leaders throughout the world provide his clients with a unique global perspective and exposure to international buyers and sellers. Read more…


Kyle Campbell is CEO and founder of Hack Capital and is also a self-taught software hacker and entrepreneur. In 2013, Kyle founded a company called Retsly in Vancouver, Canada and in 2014 the company was acquired by Zillow. At Hack Captial, Kyle is working with systems of intelligence that are designed to aggregate data from every corner of the enterprise and learn from it. Their products, sit on top of this data, helping businesses to answer questions or get recommendations quickly.


Glenn Shimkus is currently a member of the DocuSign Advisory Board and most recently served as the Vice President of Product at DocuSign, where he led the company’s Global Real Estate Solutions product team from roadmap to execution. Previously, he was a co-founder and CEO of Cartavi, which was acquired by DocuSign in 2013. He is a technology enthusiast, gadget aficionado, and entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in the fields of transaction/document management, mobile applications, and cloud computing. A recognized thought leader in the real estate industry, Glenn has been named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate by Inman News, and one of the 200 Most Powerful People in Real Estate by New York Times best-selling author Stefan Swanepoel. Read more…


Craig Rowe started working in real estate for CB Richard Ellis in Raleigh, NC. as part of the local marketing staff. He eventually became part of a national team charged with the company’s website strategy and content creation and rollout, traveling to multiple offices to assist with off- and online marketing.

Craig was recruited to a unique, tech-focused tenant representation startup company to spearhead its brand launch and help analyze and implement lease administration software to assist multi-site clients in managing the many challenges of corporate occupancy. Read more…



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