FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
St. Louis, MO (August 26, 2016) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., a privately-held St. Louis based mortgage-banking firm is excited to announce they have been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in America, according to the 2016 INC. 500/5000 list.
With this exclusive ranking, Cornerstone has now been featured on the INC. 500/5000 list for 5 consecutive years. The list represents a comprehensive look at America’s independent entrepreneurs and highlights the fastest growing companies in America. Only a small percentage of the nation’s companies have demonstrated the remarkably consistent high growth.
Cornerstone has grown by more than 66% over the last three years. In the last year, Cornerstone became licensed in Utah, North Dakota, South Carolina and Florida in addition to their current licenses in Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, California, Ohio, and Texas. Cornerstone also operates an online-based, direct-to-consumer mortgage lending division called SmartMortgage.com.
When asked about this year’s ranking, Angi Stevenson, President/CEO, said “We are honored to be named one of the fastest growing companies on the 2016 INC. 500/5000 list for 5 years in a row! Our continued growth and success is attributed to our staff’s commitment to changing the home buying process. The Cornerstone team does an incredible job working together to take our business to the top.”
Senior Vice President, Brad Bradford went on to add, “We are very proud of our staff. They work hard to provide the best customer service in the business each and every day. This recognition further proves how dedicated we are to our clients.”
About Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc.
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. was founded by Jim Dean and current President/CEO Angi Stevenson in 1996. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. is licensed in 10 states and has over 200 employees, with 16 locations and continues its rapid growth. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. is an A+ accredited lender with the Better Business Bureau and continues to have an outstanding reputation. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. secured approvals from all three federal agencies: Fannie Mae (2010), Ginnie Mae (2012) and Freddie Mac (2013). In addition, Cornerstone is also recognized as a Top USDA Lender in Missouri, currently holding the #3 ranking and is a ProLoan Approved Lender. Cornerstone has been featured as one of the fastest growing mortgage companies in America by INC. 500/5000 for five (5) years in a row. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. was named a Top 100 Mortgage Company in America by Mortgage Executive Magazine, is listed as one of the top-producing mortgage lenders in the country by Scotsman Guide, and Forbes Magazine has featured Angi Stevenson and Cornerstone. Regionally, the company has been the #1 fastest growing mortgage banker in Missouri for the last five (5) years and is currently the 2nd largest privately-held mortgage banker in the state. Cornerstone is also the 17th fastest growing privately-held company in the St. Louis region. Processing, underwriting and closing are completed locally by Cornerstone.
For More Information, Contact:
Angi Stevenson, President/CEO
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. – NMLS 223109
17280 N Outer 40 Rd., Suite 100
Chesterfield, MO 63005