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LenderClose expands its software development team

The fintech company welcomes 3 new software engineers to the company
Fintech startup LenderClose recently announced it expanded its team, welcoming three new software engineers to the company, including Matthew Brown, Phyllis Nelson and Jessica Wilson. LenderClose COO Ben Rempe said this team is directly responsible for making sure the company's rapid technology development is accompanied by the highest quality client care and attention.
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Waterstone Mortgage appoints new regional leader

Eric Debelack has more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry
Waterstone Mortgage, a national mortgage lender, recently appointed Eric Debelack to the position of area manager of its Southeast Wisconsin region. Debelack, who has more than 30 years of experience in the financial industry, will now be responsible for growing Waterstone’s presence and origination volume.
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Ryan O'Hara is out as CEO of Move Inc., parent of realtor.com

Microsoft alum Tracey Fellows is named acting CEO
Ryan O’Hara, the CEO of Move Inc. since January 2015, is leaving the company, owner News Corp announced today. Move is the operator of realtor.com. Tracey Fellows, president of global digital real estate at News Corp, will serve as Move’s acting CEO during the search for O’Hara’s replacement. In the past, she was CEO of Microsoft Australia for four years.
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Valuation Partners welcomes new vice president

Karen Herr to serve as VP of its U.S. western region
Valuation Partners, an appraisal management company, recently appointed Karen Herr to the position of vice president of its U.S. West region. Herr has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, holding executive roles at several large mortgage companies.
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3 top execs bail at SoFi

Heads of marketing, risk and capital markets to depart within weeks
Online lender SoFi is losing some of its top brass, as three executives have announced plans to leave the company within weeks. Could the executive shuffle be a sign of trouble lurking beneath the surface as the company navigates a tough environment for online lenders?
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Theresa Hatton becomes CEO of Massachusetts Association of Realtors

Hatton moves from staff of New York's Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors
Theresa Hatton, the former director of professional development and industry relations for New York's Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, started on Monday as the CEO of the Massachusetts Association of Realtors. MAR conducted a five-and-a-half-month nationwide search to fill its leadership role.
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Cornerstone Building Brands appoints new CFO

Jeffrey Lee is expected to take office later this month.
Cornerstone Building Brands, a manufacturer of exterior building products, recently appointed Jeffrey Lee to the position of executive vice president and chief financial officer. Cornerstone Building Brands Chairman and CEO James Metcalf said Lee's financial experience, strong leadership skills and operational background make him the ideal candidate.
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SunTrust to relocate mortgage execs pending BB&T merger

Will move some of its management to Greensboro, North Carolina
BB&T announced in February its pending merger with SunTrust Banks in a $66 billion deal that marked the largest big bank merger since the financial crisis. Now, SunTrust is sharing some details on what the deal – which combines two massive regional entities to create the sixth-largest retail bank in the U.S. – will mean for its employees.
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Goldman Sachs valuation exec joins Consolidated Analytics

Josh Fuchs will lead product development and sales
Consolidated Analytics has hired Josh Fuchs as senior vice president of product development and sales for its residential valuations division. Fuchs joins Consolidated Analytics from Goldman Sachs, where he served as vice president, head of residential valuation for its real estate management division.
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