Ron has a 40 year history of entrepreneurship having started or bought, grown and sold ten companies; two are publicly traded. He brings an extensive management background and business sense to the high yield world of trust deed investing. Mr. Happe holds a BA in Business with graduate studies in economics and management. He is a licensed real estate broker with a NMLS endorsement, a licensed general contractor and holds numerous professional designations including Senior Business Analyst with the SBA.