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Scott Trench is the CEO and President of BiggerPockets.com. An active real estate investor and licensed agent in Denver, CO, Scott was a fan and member of the BiggerPockets community before joining BiggerPockets as an early employee and Director of Operations in 2014. He was named President and CEO in 2018 and continues to be a passionate real estate investor and personal finance junkie.
Scott is also author of Set for Life, co-author of First Time Home Buyer, and podcast host of the BiggerPockets Money Podcast. He has contributed thousands of posts to the BiggerPockets forums, hundreds of articles to the BiggerPockets blog and other media outlets, and is always eager to share what’s going on in US real estate markets in various external media outlets, which have included the WSJ, Bloomberg, Time, CNBC, and NBC.
Scott graduated from Vanderbilt University with degrees in Economics and History, Corporate Strategy, and Finance.
Aaron Sallade is the Chief Financial Officer at BiggerPockets. He is a seasoned finance, strategy, and operations leader with over 15 years of experience in enabling value creation. Before joining BiggerPockets, Aaron led multiple strategic initiatives and category expansion opportunities at HomeAdvisor. Prior to this role, he held various positions in corporate finance, private equity, and investment banking. He is also an Army veteran who served in both Bosnia–Herzegovina and Afghanistan. Outside of work, he owns a small portfolio of investment properties and enjoys time with his wife and four kids.
Oftentimes the challenges inhibiting a SaaS company’s ability to deliver a quality product in a repeatable fashion lie in the intersection of product definition, processes, and architecture. Kevin’s unique combination of technical, product management, and people management/coaching skills provide him a macroscopic view across the larger landscape of product definition through to development and delivery. His extensive industry experience (AWS, New Relic, Microsoft, IBM) brings real-world experience to the problems of helping SaaS organizations to be more effective at shipping the right product at the right time through all phases of company growth including hypergrowth and profitability.
Kevin has managed mid-sized organizations (50-60) of managers and technical leaders at AWS, opened and ran the New Relic Seattle office from startup through to post-IPO, and expresses his entrepreneurial drive through building and running a cash flow positive multimillion-dollar international real estate portfolio.
Technical engineering includes SaaS, cloud, microservices, serverless infrastructure, e-commerce, and fintech; product management includes partner ecosystems, system monitoring, and ETL.
In Kevin's spare time he likes to sail, volunteer at a wild animal rehabilitation center, and travel with his partner and daughter.
Trevor Riley is the Head of Product at BiggerPockets. He joined the company in 2022 and oversees product development. Trevor and his team are responsible for creating products that empower the investor journey and help our members achieve their goals of financial flexibility and personal freedom. Trevor has spent the last decade in the real estate software space building property management tools and solutions for multifamily operators. As an experienced leader in product management and operations, Trevor has built and led many teams and departments over the course of his career with an emphasis on marketing technologies, CRM platforms and AI powered solutions. Trevor received his degree from Brigham Young University and lives in the Salt Lake City area with his wife and three boys. Outside of work you can find Trevor tinkering with smart home technology, enjoying the outdoors with his family or reading a good book.
Lindsey Buxton is the Sr. Director of Marketing at BiggerPockets. For over a decade, she has been involved in brand, product marketing, and go-to-market campaign planning for startups to Fortune 250 companies. Lindsey lives in Denver with her husband, two daughters, and rambunctious dog.
Lisa Shroyer serves as the General Manager of the Media business at BiggerPockets, overseeing podcasts, video, advertising sales, and the newly formed virtual bootcamp program. A digital media executive with nearly two decades in programming strategy and production management, she is passionate about serving specialized audiences with educational content, from audio to online classes and beyond. Prior to BiggerPockets, she managed SVOD programming for NBCUniversal’s digital property Bluprint. Outside work, Lisa is an avid outdoorswoman and serves as a guide and instructor with the Colorado Mountain Club.
Scott Weigel is the GM of Lead Generation at BiggerPockets. He joined the company in 2021 and is responsible for overseeing the company’s marketplaces. He has spent the majority of his career in business development, general management and marketing leadership roles at notable consumer marketplaces, such as Angi (HomeAdvisor, Angie’s List) and Nolo. He lives in Denver with his wife and three daughters. In his spare time, he enjoys playing music, the outdoors and traveling the world.
Katie is the General Manager of Publishing at BiggerPockets. As an active investor in real estate with 16 units herself, Katie's passion lies in connecting readers with authors and their expertise to help ordinary people achieve true financial freedom through real estate. Since leading the team in 2017, Katie has grown the BiggerPockets catalog to almost 40 books, won numerous prestigious awards, including the Robert Bruss NAREE and Foreword INDIES awards, and hit #2 on the Wall Street Journal bestsellers list. Outside of work, Katie enjoys managing her short-term rental portfolio of beachside properties, traveling with her family, and skiing. She also currently volunteers on the Editorial Board of Directors for the Independent Book Publisher's Association.
Craig Lowe is the General Manager, Memberships at BiggerPockets. Craig is an accomplished Senior Business and Marketing Leader with extensive US and international experience driving memberships, subscriptions and revenues across the B2B Business Information, Consumer Media, Events & SaaS sectors at companies including Dow Jones/WSJ, BMI Research - a Fitch Group company, and Saga Publishing. At BiggerPockets, Craig leads the charge on developing and executing the vision for recurring revenue propositions that serve investors at every stage of the investment lifecycle. Originally from the UK, Craig now lives in Nashville with his wife, two daughters, and pampered pooch.
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