United Wholesale Mortgage has promoted one its own, Justin Glass, to the newly created position of chief digital officer. Glass has been with United Wholesale Mortgage for eight years, most recently serving as senior vice president of business development.

In his new role, Glass will be responsible for United Wholesale Mortgage’s digital innovation and core digital platforms, including web, mobile, CRM, loan transaction systems, as well as future digital innovation.

"There's no question that technology will continue to have a seismic impact on the way we conduct business and the future of the industry," said Mat Ishbia, president and CEO of United Wholesale Mortgage.

"At United Wholesale Mortgage, we have recognized this and have made it a priority to establish ourselves on the leading edge of innovation and are now taking this a step further,” Ishbia continued. “Justin Glass will lead the way as we accelerate our digital and technology investments."