Top Workplaces 2014 – Inlanta Mortgage

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Inlanta Mortgage, Wisconsin’s largest independent mortgage lender, is pleased to announce it has been named a Top Workplace in 2014 by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Top Workplace honors are awarded to companies whose employees have rated their companies highly in categories such as leadership, direction, ethics, culture, training and benefits. Inlanta Mortgage employees in Southern Wisconsin received a survey through the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s third party provider Workplace Dynamics. Award winners do not know whether their employees have rated them favorably until the Workplace Dynamics collects and reviews all results.

Company Success Depends on Employees

“When I founded Inlanta Mortgage in 1993, this is what I hoped for,” said Chief Executive Officer, John Knowlton. “I wanted to staff our company with talented people and I wanted to make sure that we treated them right. The success of any company is highly dependent upon a strong and engaged employee base. I’m proud of the fact that many of our employees have been with us more than a decade.”

In addition to being named one of the Top Workplaces by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Inlanta has also been recently recognized as one of the “50 Best Mortgage Companies to Work For” by Mortgage Executive Magazine. Inlanta is also on Mortgage Executive Magazine’s “Top 100 Mortgage Banking Companies in 2013.” Last but not least, Inlanta has also been named to the highly respected Scotsman Guide’s Top Mortgage Lender list for 2013.

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to be the home financing partner that you trust to serve your family, friends and community. Through our family of dedicated mortgage professionals, our commitment is to deliver an exceptional experience. Our unwavering dedication to integrity, honesty and ethics is the foundation of all of our relationships.

About Inlanta Mortgage

Last year Inlanta Mortgage celebrated its 20th Anniversary. Inlanta Mortgage is a growing mortgage banking firm committed to quality mortgage lending, ethical operations and strong customer service.

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is an agency approved lender for Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae, FHA/VA, FHA 203K and USDA. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs here.

Inlanta Mortgage is a multi-state mortgage banker based out of Brookfield, Wisconsin NMLS #1016. Inlanta Mortgage was also named a Top Mortgage Lender in 2012 and 2013 by Scotsman Guide, a Top Workplace in 2012, has been listed on Mortgage Technology’s Top 25 Tech Savvy Lenders list in 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013. Inlanta has also been named to Mortgage Executive Magazine’s “Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America” in 2011, 2012 and 2013 and most recently “50 Best Companies to Work For“.

Fastest Growing Milwaukee-Area Firm

Fastest Growing Milwaukee Area Firm

Inlanta Mortgage is pleased to be a recognized as one of the Fastest Growing Milwaukee-Area Firms.

Fastest Growing Milwaukee Firm Qualifications

In order to qualify as one of the Fastest Growing Firms, Inlanta Mortgage had to meet the following qualifications:

• Annual revenue of $3 million to $500 million.
• Company is based in Milwaukee, Kenosha, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, Washington or Waukesha counties.
• Must have shown overall revenue growth from 2010 through 2012.
• Must have a total net profit over the three years.
• Must have sales or revenue of at least $3 million in 2010 and been in business throughout 2009.
• Must agree to have Schenck SC verify the financial information.

Fastest Growing Firms Awards Ceremony

Inlanta Mortgage is among 30 other southeastern Wisconsin firms that will be honored at an awards luncheon at the Pfister Hotel on August 16th. Winners will also be recognized for their growth over the past three years in a special section of the Milwaukee Business Journal.

“Despite the many obstacles that companies face in their day-to-day operations, including a struggling economy, these firms have been able to overcome those obstacles and remain on track,” said Mark Kass, The Business Journal’s editor-in-chief.

Inlanta Mortgage Welcomes New Staff

Inlanta Mortgage is continuing its growth trend with 14 new employees joining Inlanta since May 2013, including three new loan originators and eleven support staff.

Inlanta’s Madison branch added two new Loan Officers, Brian Collins and Dan Roach, to their team, while Loan Officer Dan Ellis joined the Brookfield North branch.

The Marshfield, Wisconsin office added three new support staff, including Administrative Assistant Erica Leonhard, Processor Sandra Oelrich and Junior Processor Cindy Brown. The Pewaukee, Wisconsin branch also grew with the addition of Office Assistant Megan Becker and Client Relations Coordinator Tammy Remers. Loan Officer Assistant Ryan Dilba joined the Minocqua, Wisconsin. branch and Loan Officer Assistant Julie Bearden was added to the Kearney, Missouri team. In Illinois, Client Relations Coordinator Seaneen Snider joined the Oak Brook team and Administrative Assistant Ben Bergquist joined the Bloomington branch. The corporate office in Brookfield also added two new employees to its team with the additions of Account Executive Gary Grocholski and Disclosure Desk Analyst Sharniece Jamison.

Inlanta Mortgage Job Opportunities

“As we continue to grow, new positions evolve both at the sales and administrative levels,” Director of Human Resources Jan Priem said. “There are opportunities for the seasoned veteran as well as those looking to start a new career in the mortgage industry.”

Inlanta is still looking to fill many new positions at both the corporate and branch level. Open positions at the corporate office include experienced processors and underwriters. The Brookfield North branch is currently looking for a new loan officer and loan officer assistant. A complete list of open positions and their descriptions can be found online at www.inlanta.com/job-openings.

About Inlanta Mortgage – Celebrating 20 Years

Inlanta Mortgage is proudly celebrating twenty years in business. Learn more about Inlanta’s twenty year history here.

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is fully delegated HUD-FHA including FHA 203K, VA, and USDA approved. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs here.

Inlanta Mortgage is a multi-state mortgage banker based out of Brookfield, Wisconsin. NMLS #1016. Inlanta Mortgage is proud to be named to the Scotsman Guide Top Mortgage Lenders 2012 list and to be among the Top 100 Mortgage Banking Companies in America in 2012.

First Weber Celebrates Agent Achievement in 2011

First Weber Celebrates Agent Achievements in 2011

This past Wednesday Inlanta attended the First Weber 2011 Awards Breakfast at Potawatomi Bingo and Casino here in Milwaukee. It was a good opportunity for Inlanta to participate in the celebration of the achievements of so many great agents at First Weber and the terrific organization First Weber has built as a leader in Wisconsin real estate. Click here to find a First Weber Agent near you.

The theme of the awards day was the “new normal” and how First Weber has adjusted in the past year to meet the challenges of a different economy and real estate market. The awards were presented to the top performing agents who adjusted to the changes of the market and found out how to be successful in the “new normal.” Inlanta congratulates the recipients on their achievements.

Even though the awards ceremony focused on 2011’s agent record achievements, First Weber announced they have posted record numbers already for January and February 2012. Inlanta Mortgage and First Weber both agree 2012 is going to be a great as it appears there are very positive signs of slow and steady recovery. Inlanta values the relationship with First Weber and is committed to helping First Weber agents and their customers find the best financing solutions to achieve their sales and closing goals, along with helping buyers and sellers enjoy smooth, hassle free financing. Click here to find a licensed mortgage professional near you.

“We were struck by the number of tenured agents at First Weber, clearly a testament to the professional and dedicated leadership team that has built this company,” Nicholas DelTorto, Inlanta Executive Vice President, said. “So many people have been there 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and even 35+ years – it really is a statement of how strong they are and will be in the future.

Congratulations to all the winners! We know 2012 is going be a GREAT year!

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is fully delegated HUD-FHA including FHA 203K, VA, and USDA approved. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs here.

Inlanta Mortgage is a multi-state mortgage banker based out of Brookfield, Wisconsin. NMLS# 1016.

Top 5 Mortgage Banking Company – Ranked in Business Journal

The Milwaukee Business Journal announced that Inlanta Mortgage is one of the area's largest mortgage lenders.

The Milwaukee Business Journal recently announced the largest mortgage banking companies in the Greater Milwaukee area. Inlanta Mortgage was pleased to be recognized as one of the largest and one of only two mortgage banking companies that increased the dollar volume of loans originated locally from 2010 to 2011.

Inlanta Mortgage EVP, Nicholas DelTorto, said, “We have been fortunate many qualifed mortgage professionals have aligned themselves with Inlanta as the increased regulatory and compliance issues have become increasingly challenging to handle. Retail mortgage oringators need to spend time developing relationships with their customers and referral sources. Inlanta Mortgage’s comprehensive support platform allows mortgage loan officers to focus on providing superior customer service – we feel this is integral to our company’s growth and valuable to our sales teams. We are also very optimistic about 2012.”

Inlanta Mortgage welcomes qualified mortgage loan professionals seeking full service support in today’s mortgage industry. Read our blog post Why Loan Officers Choose Inlanta?

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is fully delegated HUD-FHA including FHA 203K, VA, and USDA approved. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs.

Inlanta Mortgage is a multi-state mortgage banker based out of Brookfield, Wisconsin. NMLS# 1016.

Click here to review the Milwaukee Business Journal’s online edition of the January 27, 2012 issue. Note: Digital access to The Business Journal requires a subscription.