About Us

John M. Peckham III CCIM, RECS
Executive Director

Jack Peckham is the Executive Director of the Real Estate Cyberspace Society, President of the Peckham Boston Advisory Company and Founder of CyberConventions.com. He is the author of several books on marketing published by Wiley Publishers, Prentice Hall and Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. A columnist for the Boston Herald for nine years, his syndicated columns have appeared in over 100 papers nationwide, A skilled speaker and trainer, he has worked with business groups in 44 states and several foreign countries. he served as Chairman of the Strategic Planning Committee of the 1,200,000 member National Association of Realtors(NAR).

Using techniques from his 44 years of experience in commercial real estate and from his "Master Guide to Income Property Brokerage" (Wiley Fourth Edition), Jack has been involved directly in the sale of over a BILLION dollars in Commercial /Investment properties.

His technological innovation emerged as founder of the first commercial real estate firm to use computers to match investors with investments. He served as Chairman of the NAR Commercial Investment Technology Committee and Chairman of the NAR MIS Committee and on the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute's Technology Task Force. He also served on the Commercial Investment Advisory Board to the Realtors Information Network. In addition he Chaired the NAR Communications and publications Committees and served on various other NAR committees inculcating Executive and Nominating.

Jack is the Co- Founder and serves as Executive Director of the Real Estate Cyberspace Society. He is a Past President of the Massachusetts Association of Realtors and has been honored as it's Realtor of the Year.

Contact Information
John M. Peckham III
Nine Hawthorne Place, Suite 16L
Boston, MA 02114
Tel: 617 523 4441 X6
Email: Jack@CyberConventions.com
URL: www.CyberConventions.com

Angela Portosa, CMP
Director of On-Line Expo

Angela Portosa Photo Angela Portosa, CMP is Director of the CyberConvention & Expo for the Real Estate CyberSpace Society, and President of The Meeting Connection, an independent meeting planning and consulting firm.

She is a 22-year veteran staff member of a major statewide REALTOR Association involved in education development, meeting management, and member services.

She has served on several committees at the National Association of REALTORS, including the Commercial & Investment, Education, Convention, Marketing, Member Services, Designations & Certifications, Appraisal Certification, Instructor Training Institute, and is a past chairman of the Education Directors Information Exchange.

Currently, she is a member of the Board of Directors of the New England Society of Association Executives, a member of The American Society of Association Executives, and Meeting Professionals International, she holds the Certified Meeting Professional designation.

Convention Staff

Ryan L. Barney - Director Marketing and Promotions
Christopher Davis - Director Convention Services
Joanne Schenk Paull - Editorial Director
Holly E. Kosel - Public Relations Director
Joe Trojcak - Audio Coordinator
Ann Murphy - Special Events Coordinator
Rich Chadwick - Director, Media Productions
Richard Mueller - Convention Development
Internet Media Works - Convention Hosting