web analytics

Star Chase Team

Steve Trent

Chief Executive Officer

Steve Trent, Chief Executive Officer
Steve is a 1993 graduate of Vanderbilt Law School and is an attorney and shareholder at an AMLAW 100 law firm where he has practiced law since 1993. Steve has served on the Board of Directors and as a department chair at his firm. Steve and his wife Carol have also owned and operated several real estate investment LLC’s since 2010. The majority of Steve’s real estate businesses have involved single-family residential properties and apartments. Steve has bought and resold over 300 doors and currently owns over 150 doors. Steve has also acquired vacation rentals in the Myrtle Beach market and in the Smokies.

Chip Backus


Chip Backus, President
Chip Backus is a local physician and entrepreneur boarded in emergency medicine and addiction medicine. Chip attended medical school at Oklahoma State University and completed his residency at the University of Mississippi. He has been practicing emergency medicine in the Tri-Cities, TN area for nearly 20 years and is the medical review officer (MRO) for many businesses. In addition to medicine, his commitments focus on God, family, outdoor activities and community. Furthermore, while practicing in the Tri-Cities area, Chip has invested in five businesses locally, partnered in 2 fast food franchise locations, and rents multiple real estate sites (both commercial and residential). Additionally, Chip has founded and is partnered in two urgent care practices, started an investment and leadership foundation group, is part of the local angel roundtable investment group, has served as medical director for three ambulance services, and currently serves as medical director for 2 job corps campuses. Furthermore, Chip started a membership medicine program, is medical director for a troubled kids inpatient facility, is partnered in acquiring vacation rentals in Myrtle Beach and GSP, and contributes weekly to helping the cause of addiction in the Tri-Cities area through his facility. He hopes to continue his passion of helping others invest with him in future real estate ventures.

Andrew Trent

Chief Operating Officer

Andrew Trent, Chief Operating Officer
Andrew graduated from Lipscomb University in 2019 with a BBA in Finance and has since worked in Trent Property Company after co-founding it with his parents, Steve and Carol, in September 2019. Andrew’s experience includes full-time management of vacation rentals in Sevier County, TN and the Myrtle Beach, SC market; acquisition of long-term rental properties in Lake Charles, LA and research and development for future multifamily investments in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

Maxx Boyd

Accounting & Compliance Officer

Maxx Boyd, Accounting & Compliance Officer
Maxx graduated from Lipscomb University in 2019 with a BBA in Accounting with a concentration in Finance. He has since worked for a year as an Auditor & Compliance Associate for Healthcare Realty, a healthcare real estate investment trust headquartered in Nashville, TN.



Accredited Investors only (506C)

iconAll offers and sales of any securities will be made only to Accredited Investors, which for natural persons, are investors who meet certain minimum annual income or net worth thresholds or hold certain SEC approved certifications. Any securities that are offered, are offered in reliance on certain exemptions from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 (primarily Rule 506C of Regulation D and/or Section 4(a)(2) of the Act) and are not required to comply with specific disclosure requirements that apply to registrations under the Act.

iconThe SEC has not passed upon the merits of, or given its approval to any securities offered by Star Chase, the terms of the offering, or the accuracy of completeness of any offering materials. Any securities that are offered by Star Chase Acquisition Fund are subject to legal restrictions on transfer and resale and investors should not assume they will be able to resell any securities offered by Star Chase Acquisition Fund.

iconInvesting in securities involves risk, and investors should be able to bear the loss of their investment. Any securities offered by Star Chase Acquisition Fund are not subject to the protections of the Investment Company Act.

iconAny performance data shared by Star Chase Acquisition Fund represents past performance and past performance does not guarantee future results. Neither Star Chase Acquisition Fund nor any of its funds are required by law to follow any standard methodology when calculating and representing performance date and the performance of any such funds may not be directly comparable to the performance of other private or registered funds.

iconGeneral Disclaimer

This Business Plan is for informational purposes and not intended to be a general solicitation or a securities offering of any kind. The information contained herein is from sources believed to be reliable, however no representation by Sponsor(s), either expressed or implied, is made as to the accuracy of any information on this property and all investors should conduct their own research to determine the accuracy of any statements made. An investment in this offering will be a speculative investment and subject to significant risks and therefore investors are encouraged to consult with their personal legal and tax advisors. Neither the Sponsor(s), nor their representatives, officers, employees, affiliates, sub-contractor or vendors provide tax, legal or investment advice. Nothing in this document is intended to be or should be construed as such advice.


The SEC has not passed upon the merits of or given its approval to the securities, the terms of the offering, or the accuracy or completeness of any offering materials. However, prior to making any decision to contribute capital, all investors must review and execute the Private Placement Memorandum and related offering documents. The securities are subject to legal restrictions on transfer and resale and investors should not assume they will be able to resell their securities.


Potential investors and other readers are also cautioned that these forward-looking statements are predictions only based on current information, assumptions and expectations that are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause future events or results to differ materially from those set forth or implied by such forward looking statements. These forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology, such as “may,” “will,” “seek,” “should,” “expect,” “anticipate,” “project, “estimate,” “intend,” “continue,” or “believe” or the negatives thereof or other variations thereon or comparable terminology. These forward-looking statements are only made as of the date of this executive summary and Sponsors undertake no obligation to publicly update such forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.

iconFinancial Disclaimer

This Business Plan further contains several future financial projections and forecasts. These estimated projections are based on numerous assumptions and hypothetical scenarios and Sponsor(s) explicitly makes no representation or warranty of any kind with respect to any financial projection or forecast delivered in connection with the Offering or any of the assumptions underlying them.


This Business plan further contains performance data that represents past performances. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data presented.


All return examples provided are based on assumptions and expectations in light of currently available information, industry trends and comparisons to competitor’s financials. Therefore, actual performance may, and most likely will, substantially differ from these projections and no guarantee is presented or implied as to the accuracy of specific forecasts, projections or predictive statements contained in this Business Plan. The Sponsor further makes no representations or warranties that any investor will, or is likely to, achieve profits similar to those shown in the pro-formas or other financial projections.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This