Dave Sims: ‘I get a rush when the code I’ve been working on starts to come together’

Real estate hacker and CEO talks founding companies and writing code

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Dave Sims is the founder and CEO of Floify -- and also an Inman contributor. Title: I guess this is my job title (founder and CEO) as well as my bio -- Dave Sims is founder and CEO of, a mortgage borrower portal and dashboard. Sims also founded, which caters to technology geeks seeking a mortgage in Boulder, Colorado. Time at current company: two years at Just founded in March. Describe what you do in one sentence: I listen to what mortgage loan originators need and then, along with my colleagues, write the code to provide software solutions to those needs. Age: 48 Degree, school: Ph.D. in computer engineering, University of Cincinnati; M.S. in computer science, University of Cincinnati; B.S. in computer science, Polytechnic University Location: Boulder, Colorado Social media: LinkedIn, Twitter What do you do? I write code. I write server-side and Web front-end client code. We use Twitte...