Raymond Shimizu
Associate Managing Director

Ray is a lifelong resident of Chicago with over 19 years in sales, sales management, coaching and team building in the insurance and financial services industry. Ray has won numerous sales and sales management awards. They include Leaders Council, Presidents Council and Quality Sales Achievement awards. He is a 2008 Leadership Life Institute Graduate. Ray serves as the NAIFA Illinois Young Advisors Team Chairman. In 2011 he started a Men’s Leadership Group named “Band of Brothers.” He is very active in his church and loves playing racquetball and lifting weights. 

Ray believes that you lead by serving. By serving his team, clients, family and friends, he gets fulfillment knowing that he is making a difference in the lives of many.