Fireside Chat with Emmitt Smith: From the NFL to Commercial Real Estate

Fitz Fitzgerald
Fitz Fitzgerald
Former Employee, VTS

What do a former NFL Hall of Fame Running Back and a technology entrepreneur have in common? A passion for commercial real estate.

Emmitt Smith, President of E Smith Advisors and NFL champion, joined VTS CEO Nick Romito on the mainstage at VTS Accelerate for a special fireside chat to close out the global user conference. Nick and Emmitt discussed how some of the critical lessons learned and team aspects carried over from the NFL set Emmitt on a path to become a successful developer.

Watch the full video below. Highlights from their conversation include:

  • How Emmitt developed a passion for commercial real estate
  • How Emmitt's unique skill set as a running back assists him in the development world
  • Emmitt's recently announced joint venture with Newmark Knight Frank and what it means for his business

Watch the video now:

Fitz Fitzgerald
Former Employee | VTS
Fitz Fitzgerald
Fitz Fitzgerald is a former member of the VTS team. Subscribe to the VTS blog:

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