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Nick Bailey steps down as Century 21 CEO and president

Chief Growth Officer Michael Miedler to take over
Century 21 Real Estate announced Monday that President and CEO Nick Bailey is stepping down, effective January 11. The real estate company's current chief growth officer, Michael Miedler, will take the reins as its new president and CEO. Bailey will remain an adviser until March 1 to ensure a smooth transition.
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American Financial Resources COO Bill Packer to chair MBA's tech forum

Industry veteran will lead RESTECH
The Mortgage Bankers Association has named American Financial Resources COO Bill Packer chairman of its Residential Technology Forum. "MBA is committed to bringing industry leaders and tech experts together to address the challenges and opportunities facing our members, investors and consumers," said MBA SVP and Chief Economist Mike Fratantoni.
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Cloudvirga appoints Ashley Lundquist to VP of talent

Ashley Lundquist previously served as Houzz's manger of recruitment
Digital mortgage software provider Cloudvirga announced Ashley Lundquist will spearhead its growth initiatives as vice president of talent. Cloudvirga CEO Michael Schreck said Lundquist’s experience in attracting and developing talent for high-growth tech companies will be essential as Cloudvirga expands its team.
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LoanLogics hires David Parker as SVP of product management

Mortgage tech veteran joins team to drive product portfolio
LoanLogics, a provider of loan quality management and performance analytics, hired David Parker as senior vice president of product management. In this role, the 30-year industry veteran will oversee the vision and direction of LoanLogic's product portfolio and be tasked with customer engagement and retention.
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Aaron Noe joins RedfinNow as head of renovations

Previously served as executive vice president of operations at American Homes 4 Rent
Redfin recently announced it appointed Aaron Noe to the position of national head of renovations for RedfinNow. RedfinNow Head Quinn Hawkins said the company is excited about what can be accomplished by leveraging Noe's background in renovation and property management.
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Former Lender Price CEO Jerry Halbrook named CEO of LoyaltyExpress

Will lead company that recently acquired SoftVu and LendingManager
After Jerry Halbrook abruptly stepped down as CEO of Lender Price earlier this year amid a reported disagreement with the company’s founders and board over the company’s direction, Halbrook found another gig fairly quickly, signing on to serve on the senior advisory board of FundingShield. But Halbrook apparently wasn’t ready to give up on leading a company quite yet.
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Primary Residential Mortgage says goodbye to two co-founders

Dave Zitting and Steve Chapman set to retire before new year
Primary Residential Mortgage recently announced the retirements of two of its co-founders, CEO Dave Zitting and Chief Financial Officer Steve Chapman. The company also announced plans to promote Vice President of Finance Kenneth Knudson to the role of CEO and president at the end of 2018.
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USFN relocates operations to Dallas

Mortgage banking attorney trade group moves to new headquarters, adds staff
USFN, a nonprofit trade association for mortgage banking attorneys, announced this week it has completed its transition to a new headquarters in North Richland Hills, Texas, a suburb of the Dallas-Fort Worth area. As part of the move from its previous headquarters in Orange, California, the trade association announced new additions to its leadership team.
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