(SEATTLE, Wash.) – March 5, 2007 – More than 400 business leaders from 40 countries will gather to Dubai to attend the second-annual World CEO Forum from March 6 to 8. John Brian Losh, a prominent CEO in Seattle, will be one of the event’s key speakers.Losh is the CEO and publisher of LuxuryRealEstate.com, and broker, chairman and CEO of Ewing and Clark, Inc. in Seattle. He is set to be one of the event’s first speakers on March 6. The important topics he hopes to address include how the Internet is changing property marketing and how to create a global brand. Losh is an expert on both of these subjects. He is the visionary behind the award-winning Web site LuxuryRealEstate.com and he built a worldwide brand with Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate.“It is an honor to attend this meeting of peers from around the world, and I am grateful for the opportunity to share my ideas and successes with them,” Losh said. “This event will help us all gain a better perspective on the future of our businesses and the need for strong relationships and positive changes.”Other topics that CEOs will address include the future of marketing, making strong investments in China, the evolution of effective communication, and a variety of other topics designed to promote new, forward-thinking ideas. The World CEO Forum boasts more than a dozen speakers from Britain, China, South Africa, United Arab Emirates and the United States.This event will take place in Dubai on March 6 and 7 and Abu Dhabi on March 8. Dubai continues to gain influence as a city of wealth and economic advancement in the Middle East. Business leaders at this meeting hope to earn impressive returns for their attendance and build new relationships with global companies in Dubai, the crossroads between the East and West.CEOs from 18 countries attended last year’s event, and more than twice that number are expected to attend this year. The first event generated more than $300 million in contracts, deals and other new revenue for the companies that attended. Business leaders hope to dramatically increase that number this year.LuxuryRealEstate.com
is the most-viewed luxury real estate Web site in the world. Luxury Real Estate is an international marketing network creating innovative connections between industry professionals, the finest properties they represent, and the world. Luxury Real Estate’s network of more than 1,200 brokers and firms is called Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate.