LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EY today announced that Kevin and Brendan Miller of Thorofare Capital are a semifinalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 Awards in Greater Los Angeles. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who excel in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. The Miller’s were selected as semifinalists by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a virtual awards event on Friday, October 2, 2020.
“We appreciate the recognition bestowed on us by EY Entrepreneur of the Year judges and share the honor with the entire team at Thorofare,” said CEO Kevin Miller. “We recognize success in today’s difficult times requires the commitment and dedication of every one of our nearly 30 commercial real estate finance professionals. I thank them for helping us and Thorofare earn this professional recognition.”
Chief Investment Officer Brendan Miller said, “Thorofare continues to rise to meet the challenges presented no matter the market or economic conditions by remaining focused on our investment strategy and valued partners as we have for the last decade.”
The Los Angeles-based company has made a commitment to improve the community and the industry. The nationwide investor actively pursues philanthropic opportunities to help create a better tomorrow for everyone. Thorofare is passionate about supporting education, opportunities for underprivileged children, and medical research. Among the organizations and causes it supports include Junior Achievement of Southern California, Loyola High School of Los Angeles, Kidspace Children’s Museum, Still Got Game Foundation, Kure It Cancer Research, St. Philip the Apostle School, Homeboy Industries, Catholic Community Foundation Los Angeles, Los Angeles Mission and City of Hope.
In 2019 Thorofare Capital originated 34 senior secured bridge loans in 13 states totaling over $430 million.
The EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award has been recognizing business leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries throughout the world over the last 34 years.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year National competition. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the Entrepreneur Of The Year National Awards held in November 2020. The awards are the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
About Thorofare Capital
Thorofare Capital, Inc. (www.thorofarecapital.com) is a national, vertically integrated commercial real estate debt fund manager and origination platform. The Los Angeles-based firm, with additional offices in New York and Newport Beach, focuses on $10 million to $100 million financing transactions, targeting value-add and opportunistic acquisitions, recapitalizations, and distressed debt secured by transitional commercial real estate properties. Its affiliate, Thorofare LLC, is a registered investment adviser with the SEC specializing in alternative fixed-income opportunities through US commercial real estate debt investments. With a national presence, Thorofare has originated more than $2.3 billion of senior debt since firm inception in 2010, across more than 10 property types in over 30 states.
About Entrepreneur Of The Year®
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