FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
St. Louis, MO (April 14, 2015) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., a privately-held Missouri based mortgage banking firm, is excited to announce it has 38 loan officers featured on the 2015 Five Star Mortgage Professional List in the April edition of St. Louis Magazine and in the July edition of KC Magazine.
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. would like to personally congratulate Adrian Kleeschulte, Aubrey Washington, Audra McMahon, Bob Obermeier, Brad Bradford, Brandi Martin, Chris Scheer, Chris Wood, Cookie Hines, Dave Brown, Dave DeNoyer, Ellen Rigel, Erik Rudin, Eric Strutman, Frank Ruzicka, Jack Buck, Jr., Jack Dudek, Jason Jacobs, Jeff Pasternak, John Meile, Kelly Ramsey, Kerry Rudin, Kevin O’Connell, Lisa Faulkner-Dudek, Mark Anderson, Mark Denny, Mike Medlock, Nick Maddock, Paul Turin, Randy Morgan, Russ Moore, Ryan Becker, Scott Shafman, Sherry Cross, Stephanie Shipley, Steve Carrico, Thomas Cobb, and Sandy Bievenue for being on this year’s exclusive list.
When asked about this year’s list, President/CEO, Jim Dean stated, “We are focused on hiring and retaining the brightest and most capable professionals in the mortgage industry. Each year, the number of Cornerstone loan officers featured on the Five Star Mortgage Professional List continues to grow. It’s an honor for so many of our originators to receive this prestigious recognition.”
The Five Star Mortgage Professional program is designed to showcase the lenders in the local market with the highest client satisfaction. The final list is decided by the overall client satisfaction score, representing less than 3% of the mortgage professionals in the St. Louis and Kansas City areas. 10,000 to 50,000 recent homebuyers and 250 local mortgage companies were surveyed in their research. Individuals who had a personal experience working with a mortgage professional were evaluated. The top scoring professionals were reviewed by a panel of industry experts who compiled the final list.
About Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc.:
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. has been in operation since 1995 and was founded by Jim Dean (President/CEO) and Angi Stevenson (Senior Vice President/COO). Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. is currently licensed in eight (8) states and has over 170 employees, with 14 locations and is rapidly growing. Jim Dean (President/CEO) was named one of the 100 Most Influential Mortgage Executives in America by Mortgage Executive Magazine in 2013 and 2014. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. is an A+ accredited lender with the Better Business Bureau and continues to have an outstanding reputation. In 2013, Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. became the #1 largest lender in Missouri to have approvals from all three agencies: Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae, and Fannie Mae. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. was named a Top 100 Mortgage Company in America by Mortgage Executive Magazine. The company was listed as one of the top-producing mortgage lenders in the country by Scotsman Guide. Angi Stevenson (Senior Vice President/COO) and Cornerstone were featured in Forbes Magazine in 2013. Revenues at Cornerstone have grown to exceed $26 million dollars annually, with closed loan production surpassing $900 million annually. Cornerstone is a ProLoan approved lender. Cornerstone has been featured as one of the fastest growing mortgage companies in America by INC. 500/5000 for four (4) years in a row. Regionally, the company has been the #1 fastest growing mortgage banker in Missouri for the last five (5) years and is currently the 17th fastest growing privately-held company in the St. Louis region. The company is currently the 2nd largest privately-held mortgage banker in Missouri. Cornerstone is also a Top 2 USDA lender in Missouri. Processing, underwriting, and closing are completed locally by Cornerstone.
For More Information, Contact:
Jim Dean, President
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc.
17280 N Outer Road, Suite 100
Chesterfield, MO 63005