Step out of the Shadows,

and into the Spotlight.

October 13-16, 2024 | Hotel Ella | Austin, TX

for the one and only event of its kind specifically

designed for Women of the Mortgage Industry.

Created by Women for Women.

the where

October 13-16, 2024

Historic Hotel Ella, Austin TX

We are taking over Hotel Ella!

This dreamy venue is a mix of classic elegance, fascinating tales, historical charm, and a rich legacy that perfectly aligns with the essence of the Queens of NOTORIOUS!

Boasting 47 room selections for booking, as well as a cozy parlor bar, serene pool, picturesque veranda, and surrounded by lush greenery, the location offers an array of amenities.

Despite feeling like a secret hideaway, Hotel Ella is situated in the heart of Austin, and the hotel provides convenient access to all that the city has to offer, like being conveniently located merely four minutes from the Texas State Capitol and four miles from the vibrant heart of downtown Austin.

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How to get there

1900 Rio Grande, Austin, TX 78705

(844) 720-1497

Fly in to San Antonio International Airport (1.5 hrs) or Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (20 min)

the why

“Well behaved women rarely make history.”

Join us on a transformative journey at our 3-day immersive leadership event crafted exclusively for the Women of the Mortgage Industry.

Over the span of three empowering days, you'll dive into our

carefully crafted 4-Pillar program tailored to elevate your branding,

supercharge your business, and position you to become

Our hands-on workshop will equip you with practical strategies to craft the essential tools necessary for immediate implementation in your market.

You’ll discover how to unleash the full potential of your business, distinguish yourself from the competition, and lay the groundwork for a brand that commands attention and respect - all while forging meaningful connections with like-minded women in the industry.

You’ll be inspired by women who are already making incredible strides in the industry and paving the way for us all.

This immersive, interactive experience promises to reignite your passion, unlock your potential, guide you towards achieving extraordinary success, and infuse it all with a ton of FUN along the way!

In the world of mortgage leadership,

it's no secret that the stage is

often dominated by male voices...

...and while their expertise is undeniable, there's a glaring absence of the female perspective in these conversations, and presence at these tables.

As women, we navigate unique challenges and face limiting beliefs that differ from our male counterparts. Too often, we find ourselves excluded from the highest levels of leadership, and without a seat at the table. But did anyone stop to question whether the playing field was ever truly level to begin with?

Rather than fighting for a place in a room that may not fully embrace us, we're taking matters into our own hands. We're carving out our own space, where women can come together to uplift and empower one another. In this room of our own creation, we share ideas, forge new connections, and offer support. We celebrate each other's victories and lift each other up when the journey gets tough.

Because when women in the mortgage industry unite,

something truly magical happens:

We become a force to be reckoned with, driving positive change,

and shaping the future of our industry with our collective strength and wisdom.

the how

The 4 C’s to becoming NOTORIOUS


Build your ultimate HYPE Squad.

Join us in the room where connections are forged and deals are sealed.

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Learn cutting-edge skills to invigorate your business and drive unprecedented

growth in your market.

Walk away with tangible, actionable social media content ready to be immediately implemented.

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Explore innovative ideas,

uncover the insider secrets to success,

and glean invaluable insights on high-level leadership from the most esteemed and influential figures in the industry.

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It’s time to infuse some excitement back

into our businesses. We’ll reignite the joy and FUN as we celebrate in style!

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the who

This is your opportunity to break bread

with some of THE MOST influential

women in the mortgage industry.

keynote speakers

Katie Sweeney

CEO and Co-Founder at Broker Action Coalition

Former Chairman and CEO, AIME

MPA Mortgage Global 100 list – 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023

MPA Elite Women – 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023.

HousingWire Women of Influence – 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023

HousingWire Vanguard Award – 2022

Inman’s Best of Finance Award– 2023

Christine Beckwith

Best selling author, high performance coach, award winning mortgage industry executive sales leader. Decorated mortgage industry veteran. Sought after public speaker, writer & public columnist. CEO & Executive Consultant of 20/20 Vision for Success Coaching & Consulting & VisionMark Expert Marketing.

special guests

Paige Taylor Hernandez

How to Build a Spiritual-Belief Based Business

Invest(h)er/Money Dealer, Creator of NOTORIOUS WMN, and Short Term Rental Confidential Podcast host, Paige embodies the essence of empowerment and resilience in the world of finance. Her unique superpower lies in her ability to harness the strength of her Spiritual Beliefs to not only grow her business but also to remain unshakable in the face of challenges. Through her unwavering confidence and determination, she exemplifies what it means to be truly Unf#ckwithable. She generously shares her knowledge and expertise, particularly with other women, guiding and empowering them to cultivate their own financial independence with grace and wisdom. In a world where success is often measured by material wealth alone, Paige stands out as a beacon of inspiration, reminding us all that true prosperity is found in embracing our inner strength and sharing our light with others.

Brianna Harris Kimbrough

How to Make an Instagram Reel

Brianna is the owner of Broadway Mortgage Group, Enjoy Marketing, and is Mortgage’s most sought after Social Media Expert. She’s bringing her expertise in a hands-on workshop to teach you how to in all the most relevant apps (Chat GPT, Big VU, and CapCut) to create a script, execute a video AND edit the video. Her joy in marketing is empowering other women with the knowledge on how to lean in on user-friendly technology and eliminate excuses around not being able to make a video.

Nike Ojo

Cultivating a Winning Mindset

Nike Ojo stands out as a respected Mortgage Broker with 22 years of industry experience in Houston. Starting as a Deputy Clerk in 1996, she soon became vital to her husband Ralph's real estate business, joining him full-time in 2002. Together for over two decades, they've exemplified a powerful professional and personal partnership. Active in professional associations and committed to client success in securing loans, Nike's work is guided by her faith and the principle of positive thinking, especially in achieving homeownership. Alongside Ralph, she raises three children who also embrace real estate as a means of wealth and legacy. Nike's biography reflects her professional distinction, her partnership's strength with Ralph, and her community recognition for promoting homeownership.

Amor Lumè

Monique Amor Lume, is a seasoned leader with 18 years of ​experience in the real estate industry, specializing in ​leadership and portfolio management. Based in Southern ​California, she has honed her skills in strategic planning, ​brand development, and team leadership to drive success ​in competitive markets as CEO of Audacious Brand Co.

As a Chief Heart Officer, she brings a unique blend of ​intuition and business acumen to her work through ​coaching clients, facilitating healing sessions, or diving into ​brand strategy. She leverages her deep understanding of ​energetics and spirituality to inspire tangible ​transformation and growth in business and life.

Passionate about empowering women in business, she is ​dedicated to guiding them through the inner work ​necessary to unlock their full potential and see impactful ​results in their outer work. With a focus on both personal ​and professional growth, she is committed to helping ​women elevate their impact and income through aligned ​and authentic strategies.

Rebecca Richardson

Rebecca Richardson, also known as The Mortgage Mentor, ​is a seasoned mortgage loan officer with years of ​experience. With a deep understanding of the complexities ​of the mortgage process, Rebecca has built a reputation as ​a trusted advisor to her clients, guiding them through every ​step of the home buying process.

Beyond her work as a loan officer, Rebecca is also an ​influential voice in the mortgage industry. Through her ​social media channels and speaking engagements, she ​shares her knowledge and expertise with others, helping to ​educate and empower those who are navigating the ​mortgage market.

Rebecca's dedication to her clients and her passion for the ​industry have earned her numerous accolades, including ​being named a Visionary by the Association of ​Independent Mortgage Experts, a Top Originator by ​Scotsman Guide and a Top Mortgage Professional by ​Mortgage Executive Magazine.

She continues to innovate and push the boundaries of ​what's possible in the mortgage industry, and is committed ​to helping others achieve their dreams of homeownership.

the what

Included with your ticket

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Learn from the top women in Mortgage - from tactical secrets to social media how-to’s, to personal development, you’ll get the best, from the best!


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All the fun, celebration and treat yo’ self you can handle, right outside your door! We believe the more fun you have, the more money you make! Let’s put it to the test!

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We love gifts! Your swag bag is packed with treats and surprises from our awesome sponsors and team, guaranteed to keep you feeling like the Queen you are, serving up those NOTORIOUS vibes!

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Need we say more on this one?! There’s a seat at The Table with your name on it!

Ready to join us?! Grab your ticket now at the Early Bird Price!

First 10 registrants receive a custom curated VIP box valued at $500



Monday & Tuesday

8am - 9am

Morning Yoga on the Lawn

Get grounded and centered before starting the day

10am - 12pm

Morning Session

Topics and Speakers to be announced

12pm - 2pm

Catered Lunch Break

3pm - 5pm

Afternoon Sessions

Topics and Speakers to be announced


Sunday Afternoon Arrival


Post-travel decompress poolside with us!

Sunday Evening


Live music, drinks, food, boutique shopping & networking. Meet and connect with our Sponsorship Partners at their intimate VIP sections.

Monday Night


When in Texas...we go all out!! Come dressed and be blinded with bling as we enjoy a catered dinner, dance the night away with music, drinks & treat ourselves to a custom hat bar to top it all off.

Tuesday Night


We’re taking a page out of Taylor Swift’s book! Come dressed in YOUR most Notorious ‘fit, cause this is YOUR era!! We’ll enjoy a catered dinner and celebrate all we’ve learned, done and what’s to come!

*Schedule subject to minor changes; attendees will be provided detailed programming for all days prior to event.

I’m in!

First 10 to register receive a

custom curated VIP box valued at $500

First 10 to register receive a

custom curated VIP box valued at $500


Are rooms included in the price?

Your room is not included in the price. Hotel Ella is providing a block discount; if you desire to stay on-site we highly recommend you book ASAP to apply the discount and get a room before they sell out: BOOK HERE

Do you have a payment plan?

Yes, we love to help where we can and are pleased to offer a 0% interest payment plan! Simply click HERE to purchase your ticket and choose that option.

What if I can’t make it? Are refunds given?

Due to the nature of the event, refunds will not be offered or given. If you’ve made a payment and cannot attend, you can use your credit to attend the NOTORIOUS 2025 event.

I didn’t receive a custom VIP box :(

The custom curated VIP boxes were only given to the first 10 registrants. If you were one of the 10 and still haven’t received your box, please send an email to

2024 Sponsor PARtNERS

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Pool Party Sponsors:

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Swag Bag Sponsor:


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2024, Audacious Brand Co. and Paige Taylor Hernandez