Dr Richard Harris
Dr Richard “Harry” Harris works in Anaesthesia and Aeromedical retrieval medicine in Adelaide, South Australia. He has expertise in diving, wilderness and remote area health. His passion for cave diving goes back to the 1980’s and has taken him to the corners of the globe in search of new adventures. Harry and his colleagues have explored the Pearse Resurgence in New Zealand to 229m depth, Daxing Spring in China to 213m and Song Hong Cave in Thailand to 196m to name a few.He is an enthusiastic but inferior UW photographer and videographer who is resigned to capturing opportunistic images via helmet cams.

In 2018 he received the Star of Courage, Australia’s second highest civilian award for bravery, and the medal of the Order of Australia for his role in the Thailand cave rescue.

Harry was the 2019 Australian of the Year for South Australia and the joint 2019 Australian of the Year with his dive partner Craig Challen.

Joshua Thomas

Speaker, Trainer, Coach and Leader.

Josh works with agencies and individuals at the pinnacle and start of their careers and business journeys, maximising efficiencies, people and performance, to culminate in growth.

With a track record in business success from his time in the hot seats of Real Estate practice, Josh brings a wealth of personal knowledge and experience, plus a swag of strategic thinking and academia to his clients. Josh helps make the impossible possible.

Kelly O’Brien

Kelly O’Brien is a truly committed leader who only wants for her people what she does herself, the best.

With two decades of experience, and a whole load of gumption, Kelly took the leap to Sydney & McGrath 5 years ago to build a high performing team. Holding tight to her high standards, commitment to customer service and staff development, Kelly navigated a team of 45 through unchartered water, learning many a lesson along the way

Kieran Bresnahan

Kieran has been in Real Estate for 23 years, 16 of those as a principal.
With his business partner they have grown from 1 office in 2007 to 6 offices today.

Still actively listing and selling as well as managing a large team, Kieran believes your ability to be vulnerable, ask great questions and listen to the answers, and take a long term perspective will dictate your success or otherwise in this business.

Ryan Mitchell

Efficiency, growth, culture and customers.
For over a decade Ryan has walked in the shoes of his team of professionals, understanding Property Management from the coalface, managing properties and growing the rent roll.

Recognised for this knowledge, skill and service success, Ryan took out PM of the year 2021, the 2020 AREA’s awards, and with it a Directorship. More recently Ryan has expanded with the addition of a 2nd office, continuing to focus on efficiency, growth, culture and customers.

Dirk Miller

CoreLogic’s Dirk Miller presents on how to amplify your performance with AI by harmonising the human and artificial actors in your team.

Learn how to approach working with advanced technology and generative systems, as well as how to avoid common pitfalls. Get ready to unlock peak performance and take your business to the next level with AI!

Dr Kristy Goodwin

Having personally experienced how our always-on digital culture is compromising people’s wellbeing and is counter to optimal and sustainable performance, award-winning researcher and speaker Dr Kristy Goodwin is on a mission to promote employee wellbeing and bolster workplace productivity in an always-on digital world.

Dr Kristy, is engaged by businesses such as Apple, Macquarie Bank, Westpac, McDonald’s and Westfield, to tame tech habits, via the latest evidence-based strategies.

Nedd Brockmann

Nedd Brockmann is a 23 year old sparky from Central West NSW that is focused on changing the world one step at a time.

Nedd is also now the fastest ever Australian to run across Australia, and second fastest in the world having completed the run from Perth to Bondi Beach in just over 46 days – an incredible effort averaging over 80km a day for the near 4000km run. He embarked on the run to try and raise money for homeless charity Mobilise and set himself a target of $1 million.

During his run, his daily Instagram updates captured the hearts and minds of Australia, culminating in an iconic moment at the finish line on a Monday afternoon at Bondi Beach where more than 10,000 people welcomed him home in an emotional finish that will be remembered for years.

Nedd’s relentless focus on never giving up and keep showing up has inspired the nation. His daily quote of ‘get comfortable being uncomfortable’ has resonated with all ages and demographics and is driving people and celebrities alike to take on new challenges.

Cindy Cash – Q&A with Tom Panos

Ray White #3 Internal Salesperson, Principal & Mum of 4.
Cindy began her career in real estate in 2002 when she had 4 young children, working as a fitness instructor.

After 13 years in a Legal Secretary role, Cindy was given the opportunity to step into Sales in August 2015.  Within 3 months, having backed herself to be a commission only agent and in her first partial year in sales she achieved $440K in GCI.  At the end of her second year Cindy made $770K and the following year made Chairman’s Elite for the first time.

Cindy has since made Chairman’s Elite 4 times.

Last year being Cindy had her best year ever at $3.59mil with a team of 3.

Justin Nickerson

Formally recognised as the leading auctioneer across Australasia, Justin is the only Australian to win the Australasian auctioneer of the year three times in the history of the award.
He is also a five time winner of the REIQ Auctioneer of Year award, again being the only auctioneer in the state to achieve this distinction.

Justin was also the winner of the inaugural Australasian auctioneering competition at AREC in 2018.

Justin is the director of Apollo Auctions, the largest auctioneering business in Australasia overseeing more than 6000 auctions in 2022.

Justin works hand in hand with some of Australasia’s leading real estate businesses on an auctioneering and coaching level, with these insights forming the key foundation to his relevant and engaging training and speaking engagements


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