Silver Hill announces promotions MortgagePress.comSalomon Wancier, Jorge Alvarez, David Smith, Jack Katsikos, Jonathon Mettel, Veronica Gomez, Tony Ettore, Juan Barcelo, Justin Kintz
Financial LLC, a leading national real estate lender
specializing in small-balance commercial loans, announces the
promotion of several individuals on its management team.
Salomon Wancier has been promoted to senior vice president of
marketing communications. Since joining the company in 2004,
Wancier has developed Silver Hill's marketing, training, technology
and human resources teams to support the national lender's
Jorge Alvarez has been promoted to vice president of risk
management, responsible for analytics and overseeing Silver Hill's
proprietary underwriting model and process. Alvarez joined Silver
Hill in 2004 and created the risk management division in 2005.
David Smith has been promoted to vice president. Since joining
the company in 2004, Smith has led the planning and implementation
of strategic initiatives to support Silver Hill's growth
objectives, including development of the company's proprietary loan
Jack Katsikos has been promoted to vice president of real
estate. Katsikos joined Silver Hill in 2004, led the development of
the company's real estate team and has overseen the evolution of
the leading national lender's real estate policies.
Jonathon Mettel has been promoted to vice president of sales,
overseeing the Eastern half of the United States, including Silver
Hill's Miami- and Chicago-based sales teams. Since joining Silver
Hill in its first year of business in 2003, Mettel has contributed
to sales growth while continuing to build strong relationships with
broker partners and sales teams.
Veronica Gomez, sales director, has been promoted to a new role
reporting to Silver Hill's national sales manager, working closely
with sales and operations management teams to spearhead initiatives
across these functional areas of the company. Gomez joined Silver
Hill in 2003.
Tony Ettore has been promoted to sales director, managing sales
teams for several states primarily in the South and Mid-Atlantic
regions. Ettore joined Silver Hill in 2004 and was previously a
senior account manager.
Juan Barcelo has been promoted to sales director, responsible
for sales teams in several South Atlantic and East North Central
states. Barcelo was previously a senior account manager and has
been with Silver Hill since 2004.
Mettel, Gomez, Ettore and Barcelo are based in the company's
Justin Kintz has been promoted to sales director, managing the
California and Nevada sales teams supported operationally in Silver
Hill's Denver office. Kintz was one of Silver Hill's first
employees in 2003 and most recently served as senior account
"I am pleased to announce these promotions, each well-deserved
as a result of these individuals' talents, leadership and
contributions to Silver Hill's growth," said Joanna Schwartz,
managing director of Silver Hill.
For more information, visit www.silverhillfinancial.com.