Tech and Innovations
A general overview of NAR’s Strategic Business, Innovation & Technology Group and its strategic investment arm, Second Century Ventures, including some of the innovative companies in its portfolio
National Association of REALTORS
Mark Birschbach is Senior Vice President of Strategic Business, Innovation & Technology (SBIT) for the National Association of REALTORS®. Birschbach drives innovation in real estate and benefits to NAR members through strategic relationships with business and technology players to ultimately generate non-dues revenue, return on investment, and cost savings to NAR members. Birschbach is responsible for managing investment fund Second Century Ventures, REach® Technology Accelerator, the REALTOR Benefits® program, the Center for REALTOR® Technology, and NAR’s top-level web domains. Birschbach is also leading the effort to create and collaborate with a strategic think tank of world-class business leaders and innovators to ensure NAR remains at the forefront of emerging technologies and business trends to lead NAR into the future.