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St. Louis, Missouri (June 10, 2008) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. was named the fastest growing Mortgage Lender in St. Louis/St. Charles by the St. Louis Business Journal in the May 21, 2010 edition. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. was also named the 5th fastest growing privately held business in the St. Louis/St. Charles metropolitan area from 2007-2009 by the journal. Revenue growth was up 174% in 2009 to $9.7 million. Cornerstone Mortgage attributes this growth to aggressive pricing, excellent customer service, and to the best employees in the business. It is a team atmosphere at Cornerstone Mortgage, with the most experienced professionals in the industry working there. Cornerstone Mortgage Loan Officers average 15+ years in experience and our customers appreciate the knowledge and strong advice given by our team.
President/CEO, Jim Dean and Senior Vice President/COO, Angi Stevenson continue to see strong growth well into the future. “Give the customer the lowest rate and fees along with excellent service every time and they appreciate it and will refer their family and friends”, says Jim. It is this simple approach that has led to outstanding growth for Cornerstone Mortgage in what have been the toughest years in decades for mortgage lenders.
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 six (6) states and has over 165 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 on the fastest growing privately-held companies in America list 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 40 Rd., Suite 100
Chesterfield, MO 63005