Industry leader joins Logan Finance as chief revenue officer

Executive jumps ship from First Guaranty Mortgage

Industry leader joins Logan Finance as chief revenue officer

Non-QM lender Logan Finance Corporation has announced the appointment of Aaron Samples (pictured) as its new chief revenue officer.

In a release, the company said Samples will help “manage Logan’s explosive growth and position the organization for continued expansion moving forward.”

Samples most recently served as the president and CEO of First Guaranty Mortgage Corporation (FGMC), where he was also a board member for over five years. Before FGMC, he was executive vice president of wholesale and centralized sales director at Stearns Lending. Samples’ 22-year mortgage career also includes time spent at Mr. Cooper, RealManage, and Nationstar Mortgage.

“Logan’s exponential growth over the past two years precipitated a need to add a top-tier executive to help manage our trajectory,” said Logan Finance CEO Don Pace. “With Aaron’s proven record of leading growth with some of the biggest names in non-QM, he easily fits the bill and more. We couldn’t be more pleased and prouder that he has decided to join the Logan family.”

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“Logan has been the brightest star in the non-QM mortgage universe over the past couple of years,” Aaron said. “I’m humbled and optimistic about the growth opportunity at Logan. I look forward to joining an organization with a track record and foundation for incredible growth. The best part is they refuse to compromise on service or quality. That speaks volumes to their clients and was instrumental in my decision to join.”

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