I love the collaborative approach we take to the business. We build exceptional teams by partnering with great people and I get to work with those people on a daily basis.
Blake joined the Rush Companies as Vice President to run Rush Capital in 2015. Before joining Rush, he was a commercial real estate mortgage banker, placing over a billion dollars in debt and equity with life insurance companies, banks, CMBS lenders, pension funds, and Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac. Blake is an expert in construction financing, having originated over a half a billion dollars in loan production for a national bank. He has spent his entire career in commercial real estate finance, with roles including underwriting, business development, asset management, and loan production.
Blake is actively involved with Northshore Young Life as a board member, and busy with industry organizations as member of the NAIOP Developing Leaders Committee and Belden Club Steering Committee. Blake lives in Bothell, WA with his wife and three kids.
BA in Finance, Foster School of Business, University of Washington
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