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David founded Shippy Multifamily Group in 2010 and is the CEO and President. Shippy Multifamily Group consists of Shippy Capital and Shippy Property Management. Shippy Capital has a proven track record with over 38 syndicated apartment deals consisting of over 8300 units valued at over $1 Billion. Shippy Capital provides safe investments that generate stable cash yields and steady equity growth. Shippy Property Management is a team of over 100 employees that is comprised of experienced and dedicated professionals for their multifamily apartments.
David has over 38 years and a proven track record in managing multi-million-dollar projects in the apartment industry and in the computer engineering industry. He has leadership training in: Apartment Management, Project Management, Risk Management, Negotiation Skills, and Management Skills.
He received his BS Electrical Engineering from the University of Kentucky and a MS Computer Engineering from Syracuse. David was the chief architect for the supercomputer on a chip technology in the Xbox/360 and PlayStation/3, which set speed records. He was also the chief architect for the computer chips that brought personal computer speed to the iPhone and iPad. David holds over 50 patents in the computer engineering field and has received numerous industry awards for innovation, including the highest honor at IBM—the Master Invention Award—as well as other technology and real estate investing awards. He was honored as a Fellow at Advanced Micro Devices, where he led the architecture team for the Xbox One microprocessor technology.
He was named Independent Real Estate Owner of the Year on multiple occasions. David is a sought-after speaker, author, and seminar leader. He has done many interviews on television and radio as well as speaking engagements regarding multifamily investments.
David and Leslie co-authored Money Matters for Financial Freedom: The Fast Path to Abundance in Life and Business to share specific tools and methods for becoming financially free. David served on the advisory board for the University of Kentucky Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering for many years. He and his wife, Leslie, formed a foundation called #ShippyGivesBack through which they volunteer their time and money to worthy causes.
Leslie co-founded Shippy Multifamily Group in 2010 and is the Vice-President of the company. Shippy Multifamily Group consists of Shippy Capital and Shippy Property Management. Shippy Capital has a proven track record with over 38 syndicated apartment deals consisting of over 8300 units valued at over $1 Billion. Shippy Capital provides conservative investments that generate stable cash yields and steady equity growth. Shippy Property Management is comprised of a team of over 100 employees who are experienced and dedicated professionals for our multifamily apartments.
Leslie has over 25 years and a proven track record running successful businesses. She is CAM certified and has extensive business and human relations skills. She received her BA Sociology UT Permian Basin and MS Social Work UT Arlington.
She has training as a Supervisor and utilizes her interactive and experiential style in conducting workshops and speaking engagements focusing on people building, skill building and inspiring others to live their best life. It is this skill set that has helped to create the successful Shippy Team. We believe that it is the people that make the business.
Leslie and David co-authored Money Matters for Financial Freedom: The Fast Path to Abundance in Life and Business to share their story and skills to help others find their path to financial freedom. "It is a quick read with lots of strategies that my family and I use to reach our life goals" Amazon Review