Mortgage Spirit hires new VP of sales and marketingMortgagePress.comMortgage Spirit, Keith Kemph, Joel Horn, Southern Illinois University
Mortgage Spirit, a Denver-based provider of revenue management
and loan search and pricing technologies for the mortgage industry,
has named Keith Kemph as vice president of sales and marketing.
Kemph's responsibilities focus on identifying and marketing to
business owners in the mortgage banking business to advance the
ongoing growth of Mortgage Spirit's sales division. His role also
includes building on the existing client database, marketing and
selling to the prospect database, attending industry-focused
tradeshows and assisting with the client transition and client
setup of Mortgage Spirits product and pricing engine.
Prior to joining Mortgage Spirit, Kemph served as national sales
manager for Calyx Software where he built and managed sales,
marketing and business development strategies for the Calyx
Network. Prior to this position, he was the vice president of
national sales for First Franklin Financial, a subsidiary of
Merrill Lynch, for seven years where he was responsible for the
development and deployment of all strategies that drove sales and
utilization of all customer-facing software through a sales staff
of 650 sales representatives, 60 mid-level managers and 20,000 end
"Our management team includes highly qualified and experienced
mortgage professionals and this enables Mortgage Spirit to offer
technology products and services that are built by mortgage
professionals for mortgage professionals," said Joel Horn,
president of Mortgage Spirit. "Keith's extensive background and
expertise in the mortgage industry benefit both our organization
and our customers and help us to grow our national presence."
Kemph is a graduate of Southern Illinois University. He is
involved in several professional organizations including ExecuNet,
MicroMentor, Mortgage Bankers Association, National Association of
Mortgage Brokers and the American Management Association.
For more information, visit www.mortgagespirit.com.