Forrest Blackburn is an American entrepreneur, real estate investor, business coach, sales trainer, and professional speaker, renowned for his achievements in developing and scaling companies ranked in Fortune 100, 500, and 5000 lists; successfully scaling his own marketing company from 7 agents to 1500 agents and 17 franchisees nationally.
Featured on HGTV’s Flipping 101 with Tarek El Moussa, Forrest is the Master of the 8-Figure Blueprint. Forrest has been involved in over 500 transactions, selling close to $100MM in properties and portfolios in 24 months. He is the Director of Sales and Marketing for Cody Sperber, the Clever Investor, at Green Elephant Development and sits on the advisory board for numerous companies in the REI space, most notably recognized as the All Star Trainer of the REI Sales Academy and the outspoken Cartel Boss of InvestorLift.
As a Sales and Marketing architect, Forrest is critical to a hands on marketing driven sales model and lays a heavy, strict foundation for a turnkey, successful, highly-cultured Real Estate Investing company that is able to massively scale to 7 and 8 figures anywhere in the country.
Laser focused on scaling and infrastructure, sales training and scripting, eco-system and culture, CRM development and work flow processes, c-level and management coaching, comprehensive brand development, acquisitions/dispositions department buildouts, cold outreach, direct response, tv and radio, PPC and social; Forrest provides a comprehensive, tailored blueprint for any REI business to confidently and efficiently Nail It & Scale It!
Forrest runs my wholesale company, among other things that I trust him with. He understands how to build and scale a successful business from start to finish and has created gains in every aspect of responsibility he oversees. Plus he's just a really great dude.
The Clever Investor
Forrest is the GOAT. I have had the pleasure of having him on my podcast. He is a frickin' genius and I am lucky to have him as a mentor and friend. He is truly the master of sales of marketing and an amazing top level resource in our space.
CEO, Mentor, Sub2 Community
Forrest is an amazing Speaker and has a brilliant mind for scaling Wholesale businesses. I had the pleasure of having Forrest on stage for many masterminds and seminars and am glad to have him as my partner on Systems Of The Future Mastermind
Coach, Speaker, Mentor
I have been in REI and Real Estate Development for nearly 20 years. Forrest has built my entire business, even the name! I don't make a move without running it by Forrest first. Best decision ever and best Mentor I've had the absolute pleasure to work with.
CEO, Quick Offer Homes
As a person that works directly for Forrest at Green Elephant Development, Forrest has been the biggest breath of fresh air for me, the company, and everyone he works with. He is a game changer and changed everything in the best way.