Matt is a proven leader in retail lending in the Midwest. He is well known and respected amongst his peers and the industry and will be a valuable asset as we execute on our aggressive growth plans.
Fishers, IN (PRWEB) June 20, 2011
Stonegate Mortgage Corporation announced today it has hired Matthew Locke as Senior Vice President of Retail Lending. Prior to joining Stonegate, Locke was President of Retail Lending for Pulaski Bank where he worked for 14 years.
While at Pulaski, Locke grew origination volume to over $2 billion per year, resulting in Pulaski being ranked #1 in retail market share in the St. Louis and Kansas City markets. “Matt is a proven leader in retail lending in the Midwest,” said Steve Landes, Executive Vice President of Stonegate Mortgage. “He is well known and respected amongst his peers and the industry and will be a valuable asset as we execute on our aggressive growth plans. Stonegate is currently looking at several retail acquisitions throughout the Midwest, and we intend to grow our market share behind Matt’s leadership.”
“Stonegate has grown year over year the past three years, for one reason: its ability to identify opportunities and hire the right people to deliver,” said Dan Bettenburg, President of Stonegate. “Matt is a great example of that.”
“Stonegate has the right mix of people, process and technology to provide best-in-class service to our retail customers and become a dominant player in the markets it serves.” said Locke. “That is why I am here.”
About Stonegate Mortgage Corporation
Founded in 2005, Stonegate Mortgage Corporation is one of the top 25 independently-owned mortgage servicers in the United States and is a leading originator of government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) and government-insured (FHA, VA and USDA) loans. Stonegate assists clients in purchasing and refinancing homes through a variety of mortgage products, and also acquires wholesale and correspondent loans in 16 mid-western states. Retail branch locations include Fishers, Greenwood and Avon, IN, Overland Park, KS, Louisville, KY, Lee’s Summit, MO, and Columbus and Mansfield, OH.
For more information about Stonegate Mortgage Corporation, go to http://www.stonegatemtg.com.