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Bart R. Vincent Named CFO of Mortgage Contracting Services


Mortgage Contracting Services (MCS) has named Bart R. Vincent as the company's chief financial officer. In his role as CFO, Vincent oversees financial and strategic planning, as well as risk management and cost controls. His responsibilities include finance, accounting and compliance for MCS.Click to continue

Gregory Samios Named President and CEO of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business


Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory Solutions announced the appointment of Gregory Samios as president & CEO of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, effective Sept. 8. Wolters Kluwer Law & Business is a leading global provider of intelligent solutions and expertise for legal and business compliance professionals, and is part of the Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory Solutions division. Samios succeeds former Law & Business President & CEO Robert Lemmond.Click to continue

LRES Promotes Yvonne Thompson as VP of Human Resources


LRES has promoted Yvonne Thompson to the position of vice president of human resources where she will be responsible for developing and implementing internal policies that further strengthen the strategic direction of the company, while overseeing staffing strategies that identify and cultivate talent. She continues to play a key role in developing LRES’ corporate culture, effectively utilizing human capital within the company to further its vision and mission.Click to continue

Corcoran Consulting Partners With Equator for Monthly Webinars


Corcoran Consulting and Coaching has announced that it has teamed up with Equator, a provider of default servicing technologies. Corcoran Consulting & Coaching will be offering complimentary monthly educational Webinars to Equator’s 481,000 registered agents.Click to continue

Family First Announces Exclusive Arrangement With SparkTank Media


Toms River, N.J.-based mortgage banker Family First Funding LLC has announced an exclusive arrangement with SparkTank Media Founder and CEO Jeff Lobb. This strategic partnership allows Family First Funding to add next-level technology training to their business model, including tools for social media, lead generation, digital and video marketing, online reputation, overall marketing and individualized Realtor training and coaching.Click to continue

Reverse Mortgage Funding Announced As First Sponsor At NAHB Leadership Circle


Reverse Mortgage Funding (RMF) announced it is the first-ever corporate sponsor of the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) 50+ Housing Council Leadership Circle, further strengthening its ties to the senior housing market. The NAHB’s 50+ Housing Council Leadership Circle comprises the nation’s most active and influential senior housing builders.Click to continue

FGMC Makes Prestigious Inc. 5000 List


First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation (FGMC) has announced that the firm has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 2014 Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing privately-held companies.Click to continue

SSI Enters Multi-Year Agreement With Maverick


Secure Settlements Inc. (SSI) announced that it had entered into a multi-year exclusive agreement with Maverick Funding Corp. (Maverick Funding) for the SSI Closing Guard and Vendor Check vendor management and risk monitoring products and services. Maverick Funding, headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, is recognized as an industry leader in mortgage services throughout the United States.Click to continue

Inc. Magazine Names NTC To Prestigious 5000 List


NTC (Nationwide Title Clearing, Inc.) made the Inc. 5000 list at number 2,097 for the third consecutive year, prompting NTC officials to state that the recognition validates the company’s business practices put in place to cement a positive impact on both the local and national economies. Inc. magazine unveiled its annual list of the fastest-growing companies in America on August 20, 2014.Click to continue