The finalists for the inaugural Power Originator Summit Awards have been announced

by MPA12 Mar 2019

Winners will be selected by a panel of industry experts across four award categories designed to showcase excellence among originators, lenders and service providers. They’ll be revealed during the Power Originator Summit on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Centre.

The finalists are:

The AFR Award for Originator of the Year
Chris Gallo - NJ Lenders Corp
Jason Shannon - Contour Mortgage Corp
Houtan Hormozian - Crestico Funding
Michael Borodinsky - Caliber Home Loans
Shant Banosian - Guaranteed Rate
Umar Gebril - Academy Mortgage Corporation

The RCN Capital Award for Woman of Distinction
Christina Boyle - Freddie Mac
Faith Schwartz - FormFree
Lisa Lund - Lund Mortgage Team, Inc.
Mindy Ashdown - Academy Mortgage Corporation
Patty Arvielo - New American Funding

The AIME Award for Young Gun of the Year
Alex Rayner - Academy Mortgage Corporation
Kevin Luchko – loanDepot
Kyndra Wright - Diversified Capital Funding
Mark Fisher - United Northern Mortgage Bankers
Melanie Stuckey - Synergy Mortgage Group
Sean Goudreau - Guaranteed Rate

The Best Rate Referrals Award for Best Technology
Network Funding, LP - SIMPL
The Money Source - SIME (Servicing Intelligence Made Easy)

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