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FROM MUSIC AND MAYHEM

TO SUCCESS AND STABILITY

Morgan Carey CEO, Founder Real Estate Webmasters

After a rocky childhood, Morgan Carey used ambition and ingenuity to overcome those challenges and develop a successful Web company.

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organ Carey’s early memories in Canada revolve around cold nights sleeping snuggled under blankets in his mother’s guitar case while she played on the streets for change to feed her family. “I grew up in a family of five children with a legally blind mother and no father,” says Carey, now the founder of Real Estate Webmasters, a Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada-based company that specializes in search engine optimization (SEO), Internet Data Exchange (IDX) and custom real estate websites. No Home to Call His Own By the time he was 8 years old, Carey was taken from his mother, who was in an abusive relationship, and placed in foster care. “Unfortunately, abuse of all kinds was common in my family,” he says. At the ripe age of 11, Carey left foster care to live with his older sister, who was about 17 years old at the time. “I was a forgotten child in the system.

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Lives of Real Estate


LORE Fall 2015