Jay Papasan

Jay Papasan

Formal First Name

Jay Papasan is the VP of Learning of Keller Williams Realty, the world’s largest real estate company. He is a renowned event speaker, corporate trainer, and bestselling author. His most recent work, The One Thing, has sold more than 1.5 million copies, been translated into over 40 languages, and appeared on more than 500 national bestseller lists.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Jay Papasan was born and raised in Memphis, TN. 
  • He is Co-Owner and Co-Founder of several successful businesses, including KellerINK, Keller Capital, and, alongside his wife Wendy, Papasan Properties Group.
  • In 2007, he was a finalist for Austin's 40 Under 40. 
  • In 2014, he was named one of the Most Powerful People in Real Estate by Swanepoel Power 200.
  • In 2019, he launched the Think Like a CEO podcast with his partner Gary Keller