Find your passion, stay true to your story, and accelerate your career.In Brand With Purpose, Ivan Estrada shares critical lessons about personal growth and self-discovery--from his early precocious entrepreneurial endeavors as a seven-year-old selling his drawings door to door for $2 to his rise as an inspirational business leader and highly ranked real estate broker. A book for young entrepreneurs, creative thinkers, and ambitious dreamers, Brand With Purpose is filled with tools and expert advice on growing your career and business, with enlightening case studies and inspirational wisdom from successful entrepreneurs and trailblazers. Reflecting on his personal journey of growing up Latino, LGBTQ, and working middle class, Ivan is a prime example that hard work and perseverance on a foundation of self-confidence is the way to success. Through guided self-reflection, you'll discover the very essence of you and your brand, and then learn how to communicate that to build a sense of trust with your audience. Just as Ivan learned to embrace his true self and build a career as a world-class entrepreneur, you too will discover how your own experiences, challenges, and obstacles hold the key to creating a timeless brand that builds loyalty, influence, and trust--a brand with purpose.
About the AuthorIvan Estrada is an inspirational business leader and highly ranked real estate broker with extensive experience in the industries of real estate and finance. He is a top producer in the Los Angeles metro area, with a thriving team in residential and commercial properties. Ivan is part of a selected cohort of top entrepreneurs for the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative. He is a sought-after public speaker on topics of branding and marketing, personal development, and real estate by organizations such as Inman, California Association of Realtors, and The Real Deal. He produces a large portfolio of video content, including the popular YouTube series, Real Estate Minute. He has been featured on NBC's Open House, HGTV's House Hunters, and Bravo's Million Dollar Listing, as well as in LA Times, Forbes, Hollywood Reporter, and Dwell. He was named "Top 30 Under 30" in real estate nationwide with the National Association of Realtors and also regularly named in Newsweek's America's Best Realtor. He holds a bachelor's degree in finance and accounting from the University of Southern California and is a CPA. Ivan is currently a member of the Advisory Council at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and was a former president of the Los Angeles LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce. Ivan is a tenor, known as a teen singer on variety shows for Univision and TV Azteca. He is a proud uncle and loves to take his cockapoo dog, Noah, running on the beach.