Schedule Dates

SmartCredit Conference

12:00pm - 5:00pm


Check-in and pick up your badge.

6:00pm - 9:00pm
ConsumerDirect Headquarters

SmartCredit After Dark ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿ˜Ž

We're thrilled to announce our SmartCredit After Dark event taking place on Tuesday, October 10, at our headquarters, less than 2 miles from the venue. We've also arranged a spirit tasting with our very own Sr. Technical Program Manager and Certified Spirits Specialist, Scott Pohlers. Sip on delicious libations, try new spirits, and mingle with other conference attendees to create unforgettable memories! ๐Ÿป

7:00am - 4:00pm


Check-in and pick up your badge.

8:00am - 9:00am


Enjoy complimentary hotel breakfast. Located in the Atrium.

9:00am - 9:30am
Justin Wilson, Daniel Ramos, and Steve Reger

Welcome Remarks

Welcome to the SmartCredit Conference 2023. Preview to what's to come.

9:35am - 10:05am
Bruce Politano

The Most Damaging Mistakes CROs Make in Their Credit Repair Businesses

To become a successful CEO of your business, you must break free from being an employee of your business. Are you ready to step up and step into your role to soar to new heights? Join Bruce Politano of Credit Repair Junkies as he teaches how to shift from working IN your business to working ON your business.

10:05am - 10:20am


10:25am - 10:55am
Frank Hernandez

The 7-Figure Tested Marketing Method for Busy Business Owners

With over 7 figures spent on testing, Frank Hernandez has developed a data-driven method for marketing that will work best for busy business owners. Prepare to learn the secrets of the best-performing, easy-to-deploy ad and funnel. From graphic and video ads to PPC options, organic versus paid, and SEO, this presentation will cover it all to help you close more leads.

11:00am - 11:30am
Justin Wilson

Unlocking Explosive Growth Potential Through Leadership and Marketing Strategies

If you want drastic results, like going from $0 to $45 million in revenue, it's time to get drastic. Justin Wilson shares how you can crush your competition through powerful leadership and cutting-edge marketing strategies that no one else is doing.

11:30am - 12:45pm
La Jolla


Lunch will be served in the La Jolla room.

1:00pm - 1:30pm
David Michalek

AI and Its Impact on the Future of Credit Repair

Without the right tools, maximizing business revenue while maintaining compliance can be challenging, and extremely time-consuming. Instead of wasting your efforts, get the right tools and learn how Credit Versio's autonomous software can increase your revenue and improve your compliance effortlessly.

1:35pm - 2:20pm
Shonda Martin

Keynote Speaker Shonda Martin

Hear from the partner who broke the single-day SmartCredit enrollment record without spending one dollar on marketing.

2:25pm - 2:40pm


2:40pm - 3:10pm
Don Bradley

The Inconvenient Truth Of CROA and TSR Compliance

In a world where regulations and liability collide, industries are reaching new levels of creativity to work within (and without) CROA and TSR. But while some push the boundaries, others face the consequences. Dive into the ever-changing landscape of rules and regulations, and brace yourself for a reality check like no other.

3:15pm - 3:30pm
Mee Pineda

New Product Releases

More Information Coming Soon.

3:35pm - 3:55pm
David B. Coulter

People Are Not A Number

David B. Coulter, the CEO of ConsumerDirect, shares how he turned his credit reporting nightmare into a dream of creating three thriving companies - all with the focus of demystifying credit scores and empowering people to be agents of their credit health.

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Cocktail Hour

Complimentary hotel drinks. Located in the Atrium.

7:00pm - 10:00pm
Embassy Suites

Unwind and Dine๐Ÿฅ‚๐ŸŽ‰

Get ready to savor, socialize, and create unforgettable memories at the "Conference Unwind & Dine." This isn't just a dinner; it's an experience designed to help you unwind, network, and have a blast. So, come dressed to impress and ready to enjoy a night of delicious delight, laughter, and surprises.

8:00am - 9:00am


Enjoy complimentary hotel breakfast. Located in the Atrium.

9:00am - 9:15am

Opening Remarks

9:15am - 9:45am
Gloria and Marvin Smith

Increase Lead-Gen by Embracing DIY Solutions

Gloria and Marvin Smith discovered a way to increase their customer satisfaction, while freeing up time to harness new leads. How did they do it? By transitioning from hands-on credit services to DIY solutions.

9:50am - 10:20am
Brian Durocher

How to See What Your Customers Really Want

Do you really know your customers? Your customers are the most important part of your business and if you don't pay attention, you won't keep them around. Brian Durocher has built his business by fundamentally understanding his customers and meeting people where they're at, and by tailoring services to them -- not the other way around.

10:25am - 10:40am


10:45am - 11:15am
Dylan Shively

Grow Your Business Through Social Media & Affiliate Partners for $0

Discover the proven strategies to amassing a network of over 1,000 affiliates that will propel your business into a high-powered revenue-generating machine. From crafting captivating social media messaging to overcoming objections from realtors and lenders, learn the exact tactics that allowed Dylan Shively to transform his business without spending a single dime.

11:20am - 11:50am
Mark Clayborne

Discover the Secret to YouTube Growth for $5 a Day

Making money on YouTube hinges upon your ability to stand out in a sea of content. With so many YouTube channels out there, how do you set yourself apart? Learn this little, tiny secret from Mark Clayborne that no one will tell you that allows you to build your business on auto pilot for just $5 a day.

12:00pm - 1:00pm


1:10pm - 2:10pm
David Emery and TransUnion Alumni

The Evolution of TransUnion

Mr. Emery takes us on a journey to see how his revolutionary ideas transformed TransUnion into one of todayโ€™s most innovative players in credit reporting. Then you will hear from our panel of TransUnion alumni who will pull back the curtain and share their experiences while working for the credit industry giant.

2:20pm - 2:50pm
Jessica Sandoval

Leveraging Consumer Law to Transform Your Dispute Game

If you're only disputing with the credit reporting agencies, you're only getting half of the story. When Jessica Sandoval discovered the power of leveraging consumer law, her disputing strategies reached new heights. Get the secrets for yourself and never have your dispute deleted again.

2:55pm - 3:10pm


3:15pm - 3:30pm
General Session

Bankcard USA

More Information Coming Soon.

3:35pm - 4:20pm
Anthony Davenport

Building an Empire: Unlock Success by Harnessing the Power of Branding

Your personal brand can make or break your business. Don't believe it? Get ready to learn how Anthony Davenport, the "Credit Guru to the Stars," used his personal brand to skyrocket his business and strike a life-changing book deal that caught the attention of Oprah herself.

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Cocktail Hour

Complimentary hotel drinks. Located in the Atrium.

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Bar Louie

Offsite Outta-Sight Bash๐Ÿธ๐Ÿ”๐ŸŽŠ

Join us for an unforgettable night of handcrafted martinis, exciting cocktails, and a delectable scratch kitchen that promises endless enjoyment for your taste buds at Bar Louie!

8:00am - 9:00am


Enjoy complimentary hotel breakfast. Located in the Atrium.

9:00am - 9:15am
General Session

Welcome Remarks

9:15am - 10:00am
Steve Reger

Playing for Both Sides with SmartCredit

Something is missing in the credit services industry. Between credit repair organizations and credit bureaus, it's not "us" vs. "them." In order for our partners and their consumers to be successful, they must learn to work together with the credit reporting agencies, and no one knows both sides like SmartCredit does.

10:05am - 10:50am
Sam Trovato

The Future SmartCredit Membership Experience

Be a part of the conversation and get the inside scoop of SmartCredit's product roadmap and redesign straight from the source: the VP of Product, Sam Trovato.

10:50am - 11:05am
General Session


11:05am - 11:45am
General Session

The Keys To True Partner Success Game Show๐Ÿšจ๐Ÿ†

Compete with your fellow SmartCredit Conference attendees to win some great prizes in the SmartCredit Partner Success Match Game! Key players on the Partner Support and Partner Success teams reveal best practices and little-known insights that will revolutionize your customer experience, and your business -- and have some fun!

11:50am - 12:00pm
General Session

Closing Remarks

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