Brendan King is the CEO of VendAsta Technologies, the software company behind StepRep. Brendan has overseen StepRep's emergence as a leading provider of reputation intelligence solutions for small businesses. He has worked closely with the development team on new content discovery methods, automated sentiment analysis, and techniques for measuring share of voice. Before co-founding VendAsta, Brendan was COO and a Director of Point2 Realty Solutions, where he was the entrepreneurial driving force behind Point2 Agent, growing its membership to over 165,000 agents and brokers in 85 countries. In 2007, he was named one of the "100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders" by Inman News. Earlier in his career Brendan founded and sold two successful computer retailing operations, Delron (1990-1995) and CompuSmart (1995-2000), the latter of which was franchised across Canada. He has also worked for Cameco as a geophysicist, and holds an advanced bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Saskatchewan. Those of you who are familiar with Brendan will know that his laugh is frequent, infectious, and identifiable in a room full of 200 people.