Rick Sharga

  • Monday, April 9
    Closing General Session: Shaping the Future of Luxury Real Estate
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
    Spanish Ballroom - Fairmont

Rick Sharga

Carrington Mortgage Holdings

Rick Sharga, Executive Vice President, Carrington Mortgage Holdings

Rick recently rejoined Carrington Mortgage Holdings, which owns and operates multiple businesses in the mortgage, real estate and securities industries, as an Executive Vice President. In this position, Rick will serve as the company’s primary spokesperson, participate in Industry Relations, and be responsible for Public Relations and Internal Communications.

Prior to joining Carrington, Rick was the Chief Marketing Officer of Ten-X, the leading online real estate marketplace, where he started in July of 2013 as Executive Vice President of the company’s Auction.com business unit. One of the country’s most frequently-quoted sources on real estate, mortgage and foreclosure trends, Rick has appeared on CNBC, the CBS Evening News, NBC Nightly News, CNN, ABC World News, FOX, Bloomberg and NPR; briefed government organizations such as the Federal Reserve and Senate Banking Committee; and corporations like JPMorgan Chase, Citibank and Deutsche Bank.

Prior to joining Auction.com, Rick spent eight years at RealtyTrac, where as senior vice president he was responsible for marketing, business development and data operations, and won the Stevie® Award for National Marketing Executive of the Year. Before RealtyTrac, Rick developed and executed sales and marketing programs for technology companies such as Fujitsu, JD Edwards, Toshiba, and Hitachi; start-ups like Tickets.com; and consumer brands including Pizza Hut, Acura and Cox Communications.

Rick is a member of the Corporate Board of Governors of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals, the Advisory Council of the Asian Real Estate Association of America and the Five Star Institute’s National Mortgage Servicing Association. Rick is also on the Board of Directors of the Technology Council of Southern California, and was included in the Inman News’ Inman 100, an annual list of the most influential leaders in real estate in both 2013 and 2014.