Millennium Magazine_9th Ed

167 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENTREPRENEURS conceptual inception to current day with over 300 employees, Mr. Kimsey has utilized his wealth of professional expertise to build a company dedicated to bettering the lives of not only the homeowners they serve, but that of the people they employ. Mr. Kimsey ensured their corporate culture provided an exceptional foundation for his employees, establishing a fulfilling atmosphere that enables his staff to forge their own paths to success, and one that is founded in philanthropic efforts by regularly giving back to the communities where his employees live. Mr. Kimsey began his career in 2006, having moved to Arizona after graduating from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor of Business Management. From 2006 to 2019, he worked for various financial institutions, during which time he played an integral role, in leadership, in the expansion of two of the largest mortgage lending companies in the United States. In 2021, after serving as EnTrust Funding’s CEO since the company’s inception, Mr. Kimsey transitioned to executive chairman while congruently starting Kimsey Ventures in an effort to diversify his, and that of his business partner/ETF co-founder, business interests. Kimsey Ventures is a privately held investment company, which primarily focuses on real estate acquisition and development opportunities, but will range to include business investments, such as its most recent example, as an early investor in a tech startup. Mr. Kimsey attributes his success to his propensity for hard work, his willingness to take on daily challenges, his trust invested in his team and his ability to learn from his mistakes. Looking toward the future, Mr. Kimsey aims to remain active in building EnTrust Funding into a billion-dollar company and expanding his business empire. Supported by 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry, Mr. Kimsey was primed to excel as he set out in 2019 to establish EnTrust Funding, a consumer direct mortgage lending company, as a founding partner and currently serving as Executive Chairman. From ETF’s CHASE M. KIMSEY FOUNDING PARTNER AND EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, ENTRUST FUNDING CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, KIMSEY VENTURES Phoenix, AZ