President & CEO
President and CEO of Renters Warehouse, Kevin Ortner first joined the company in 2009 as a franchisee for the Phoenix region. After the retirement of founder Brenton Hayden, Ortner went on to take the reins of the company, helped see it through monumental growth and helped double their total number of franchisees in the country since 2013. In 2015, Kevin was honored with both an American and International Stevie Business Award for his achievements as Executive of the Year. With Kevin at the helm, Renters Warehouse secured elite honor roll status on the prestigious Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing privately held companies in America for its sixth consecutive year.
Kevin’s Phoenix franchise has achieved record revenues of over $3MM, doubled in staff and has surpassed a 1700+ properties under management. In 2015, they were first time honorees on the Inc. 500|5000 list, ranking #957 and beating the company's corporate headquarters. His leadership in this market has extended nationwide as the company continues to expand to over 12,000 properties under management. Winning dozens of awards and securing many honors, Renters Warehouse is recognized as being one of the fastest growing and highest-rated leasing and property management companies in the U.S., as well as one renowned for being an exceptional employer