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Former Fannie Mae CEO Tim Mayopoulos named president of Blend

Massive hire for digital lending company
When Tim Mayopoulos stepped down as CEO of Fannie Mae, he said that he wanted to stay in housing and hoped to focus on technology in the next step in his career. He's apparently found both of those at Blend, which announced Tuesday that Mayopoulos is joining the company as president.
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Renters Warehouse promotes David Sommer to chief operating officer

Previously served as executive vice president of operations
Fresh off completing its acquisition of OwnAmerica, one of the country’s largest investment marketplaces for single-family rentals, Renters Warehouse, is making a change in its management structure. Renters Warehouse, a property management company that specializes in managing single-family rentals, announced recently that it is promoting David Sommer from executive vice president of operations to chief operating officer.
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Tesla exec to lead operations at Roofstock

Fiona Taylor named VP of operations at rental giant
Single-family rental giant Roofstock has hired Fiona Taylor as vice president of operations. Taylor previously served as senior director of Business Operations and Customer Service at Tesla, is well-versed in helping companies on the brink of extreme growth.
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OCC names new chief operating officer

Morris Morgan to aid in bank oversight
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has appointed Morris Morgan as senior deputy comptroller and chief operating officer, a role created to enhance the agency’s reporting structure. As COO, Morgan will oversee a number of the OCC's bank supervision units.
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MBA appoints new chairman of political action committee

Equity Prime Mortgage President Eddy Perez to represent MBA interests on Capitol Hill
The Mortgage Bankers Association has named Equity Prime Mortgage President Eddy Perez chairman of MORPAC, its political action committee. As such, Perez will represent MBA’s interest on Capitol Hill for the 2019-2020 election cycle.
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Trulia welcomes new chief economist

Issi Romem will spearhead Trulia’s economic research team
Real estate and rental listing website Trulia recently announced Issi Romem joined the company as its new chief economist. Trulia's Senior Vice President and General Manager Tim Correia said Romem brings a fresh but experienced perspective on the U.S. economy, urban development and housing policy to Trulia’s Housing Economics Research team.
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Freddie Mac names Ricardo Anzaldua general counsel

EVP and senior legal advisor takes over after William McDavid's retirement
Freddie Mac has named Ricardo Anzaldua general counsel and corporate secretary. Anzaldua, who worked previously as general counsel at MetLife, joined Freddie Mac in May as executive vice president and senior legal advisor.
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Jason Shapiro joins LOGS Network as chief revenue officer

Previously served as president of title & abstract and owner of ERA Rising Realty
LOGS Network, a legal service provider for the residential mortgage and consumer credit industry, recently announced it appointed Jason Shapiro to the position of chief revenue officer. Shapiro will be responsible for managing the national sales, marketing and business development efforts for the company’s law firms, title companies and affiliated entities.
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