Jean Palmiotto, Retail Production Manager for the Midwest and East, will assume the newly created role of Production Manager and Head of Sales for Guaranteed rate. And James elliot, Retail Production Manager for the West, has been appointed President of PointOrigin, a newly formed mortgage origination joint venture between Guaranteed Rate and Compass.
“John and James are two of the best and most talented sales leaders in the industry, and we are very excited about the continued positive impact they will both have in their new roles,” said the President and CEO of Guaranteed Rate. Victor Ciardelli. âAs Director of Sales, John will help us continue our incredible growth, and James is the perfect person to ensure OriginPoint gets off to an incredible start. “
Palmiotto, who has over 25 years of experience in the mortgage industry, will focus on driving even more business and identifying new opportunities across the company’s vast geographic footprint. “I am confident that we will meet our goals for next year – to be number one in the country for recruiting, purchasing and volume – and I appreciate the opportunity to help us achieve that,” said Palmiotto.
Elliott will bring more than three decades of experience in the mortgage industry and a track record of exponential growth to his new role at OriginPoint. âI am delighted to have the opportunity to lead OriginPoint as we prepare to open our doors to businesses at the end of this year,â said Elliott. âWorking alongside Compass’s stellar leadership team, we are building OriginPoint to be a world-class force and industry leader to be reckoned with. ”
About guaranteed rate companies
The Guaranteed Rate is one of the largest retail mortgage lenders in the United States. Based at Chicago, guaranteed rate companies have more than 10,000 employees in more than 850 branches in the United States, serving all 50 states and Washington DC Since its inception in 2000, Guaranteed Rate Companies have helped hundreds of thousands of homeowners obtain home purchase loans and refinances and funded over $ 73 billion in loans in 2020 alone. The company has established itself as an industry leader by introducing innovative technology, offering low rates and providing unmatched customer service. Honors and awards include: Top Lender for Online Service for 2018 by American News and World Report; Best Mortgage Lender for Online Loans and Best Mortgage Lender for NerdWallet Refinancing for 2021; Housing wire ‘Tech100 2020 Award for the Industry Leading FlashCloseSM Technology; No. 3 in the ranking Scots Guide 2021 list of the best retail mortgage lenders; Chicago Agents Magazinelender of the year for six consecutive years; and Chicago TribuneList of the best places to work for seven consecutive years. Visit rate.com for more information.
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