The DLP Elite Mastermind Event, a world-class weekend filled with unique opportunity and growth, was recently held at the beautiful Sawgrass Marriott Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. The 3-day event, hosted by DLP Lending, welcomed over 50 high performing real estate operators attendees who were treated to thought leadership-style panel discussions by industry experts, educational break-out sessions, many networking opportunities, and fun-filled leisure activities, including golf at the prestigious TPC Sawgrass. Attendees kicked off the festivities with a dinner event hosted by sister-company DLP Capital Partners, who held a simultaneous weekend event to present investors with the Prosperity Family Wealth and Legacy Membership. The event was not one to miss!
Over the course of the weekend events, high-level real estate operators were introduced to the mentorship and capital partnership that is DLP Elite Membership, and how membership can be the catalyst to determine your long term growth and success.
The mornings kicked off with an optional workout session led by Patrick O’Donnell, DLP’s Chief Experience Officer followed by more than 20 hours of distinguished speakers and presentation events. Founder and CEO of DLP Real Estate Capital Don Wenner, kicked off the seminars with a company overview and welcome introduction.
Featured guests included professional NBA All-Star Ben Wallace & Steve Jbara, president and founder of The Detroit Piston’s affiliate, Grand Rapids Drive. Dr. Nate Klemp, a writer, philosopher, and entrepreneur and New York Times Best Selling author of “Start Here: Master the Lifelong Habit of Wellbeing”, gave a presentation gave a presentation titled “Why Mindfulness: The State of Distraction” focusing on centering ones life by using mindful techniques.
CEO and founder of Local Motors, Jay Rogers, has been an innovator in the automotive industry developing technological advances to reconstruct the way cars are made and designed. He joined Elite members to give them his insight on reaching success through innovation.
Brion Yarnell, Vice President of Business Development at DLP, commented on the event, “The purpose of DLP’s Elite Membership is to form deeper relationships with great real estate professionals. Our event brings them together with industry experts for elite partnership meetings and masterminds. During these 2-3 days, this collaboration allows for problem solving, networking, and workshopping.”
The weekend was also centered around educational topics like raising capital, hiring “rockstar” employees, deal flow, tax management, and insurance. There were also a variety of presentations for all member interests; ranging from new construction, larger multi family housing to smaller single family housing. Attendees were able to engage in workshops that included “Issue Solving” and “Life Designing & Goal Setting.” Prior to nightly dinners, DLP coordinated cocktail receptions for elites to network and connect with one another. DLP Real Estate Capital CEO Don Wenner also offered in-depth 1-on-1 time with all the elite members to discuss their individual goals, problems and issues, and specific needs. The entire weekend allowed for full mastermind partnership and problem solving.
Wenner commented on the weekend’s events, “The DLP Elite Mastermind Event was an incredible experience bringing together some of the greatest minds in the industry. DLP’s Elite members have been given the resources and knowledge to overcome obstacles and create goals allowing them to reach both individual and team success.”
Days of presentations and learning wrapped up with kayaking excursions and tours of TPC SawGrass. The Prosperity and Elites members also had the pleasure to come together to golf at the world renowned PGA Player Championship Golf Course, with one of the most famous holes in the world, the island green on the 17th hole. The nights wrapped up with featured guest performers, including a singing performance by Dustin Bradley and comedic magician, Erick Olson.
DLP Elite and Prospective members left the event with tools and resources for growing in their specific area of expertise. With collaborative workshops, mastermind events, and many networking opportunities, attendees were able to connect with others facing similar roadblocks and working toward the same goals. Elite members will always find support and mentors at DLP, making an Elite membership essential. DLP believes this world-class event will surely be unforgettable!