“This show is unique because we talk exclusively about Detroit -- its ongoing recovery and the people who are working tirelessly to reshape it,” said Stephen Luigi Piazza, Regional Vice President at Quicken Loans.
Detroit, MI (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011
Quicken Loans Inc., the nation’s largest online lender and a top-five retail lender of home loans, is partnering with WJR-760 AM to sponsor a new radio show, Destination 313. Destination 313, airing every other Friday from 7-8 p.m., is dedicated to showcasing Detroit's gems and improving the region through thoughtful conversations with those committed to seeing the city’s revitalization.
The show, hosted by WJR’s Paul W. Smith and Quicken Loans Regional Vice President Stephen Luigi Piazza, features business leaders, community advocates and everyday citizens who are enthusiastic and passionate for taking the lead in our city’s transformation.
“There’s a lot going on in Detroit, and it’s time to get the word out to the rest of Michigan and surrounding areas,” said Piazza. “This show is unique because we talk exclusively about Detroit -- its ongoing recovery and the people who are working tirelessly to reshape it.”
“I am thrilled to be a part of a show that continues the same goal of accentuating the positive aspects of Detroit as we do every morning on The Paul W. Smith Show on WJR," said Smith.
About Quicken Loans Inc:
Quicken Loans Inc. is the nation’s largest online retail mortgage lender and among the five largest overall retail home lenders in the United States. The company closed a record $29 billion in retail home loan volume across all 50 states in 2010, and recently closed its 1 millionth loan. Quicken Loans employs approximately 3,700 team members and generates loan production from five web centers located in Michigan, Ohio and Arizona. The company also operates a centralized loan processing facility in Michigan as well as its San Diego-based One Reverse Mortgage unit. Quicken Loans ranked #1 in customer satisfaction among all home mortgage lenders in the United States by J.D. Power and Associates for 2010. “QuickenLoans.com” has been named “Best of the Web” by Forbes and Money magazines. The company also has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s list of the country’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” eight consecutive years, ranking as high as #2, and named in the Top-15 of Computerworld magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work In Technology” for six years in a row. Quicken Loans ranked #1 in the Detroit Free Press’ ‘Top Workplaces of 2010’ List. The company recently moved its headquarters and 1,700 of its 3,700 full-time team members to downtown Detroit. For more information about Quicken Loans, please visit http://www.quickenloans.com.
About Rock Holdings Inc:
Rock Holdings Inc. is the parent company for several financial services related businesses and employs over 4,000 team members. These client-focused and technologically-driven companies include Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest online home lender and One Reverse Mortgage unit, the fastest growing reverse mortgage lender in America; Title Source, a nationwide leader of title insurance and settlement services; Quicken Loans Mortgage Services (QLMS), a mortgage origination platform servicing community banks and credit unions across the country; In-House Realty, the preferred real estate partner of Quicken Loans that matches clients with trusted real estate agents in all 50 states; and, Quizzle.com, the online innovator and website where consumers manage their home, money and credit. Rock Holdings, Inc. also recently moved its headquarters to downtown Detroit.
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