Items Tagged with 'Gateway Mortgage Group'


  • Gateway Mortgage names new chief banking officer

    Joe Siegel will oversee lending activities across channels
    On the brink of its merger with Oklahoma's Farmers Exchange Bank, Gateway Mortgage Group named Joe Siegel chief banking officer. As such, Siegel will oversee commercial, consumer and specialty lending activities, as well as its retail banking services, for the company, which is set to rebrand as Gateway First Bank in the coming months.
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  • Gateway Mortgage names new VP of agency relations

    Hires Ken Harrison to manage relationships with investors and partners
    Gateway Mortgage Group has hired former Fannie Mae customer account leader Ken Harrison to oversee agency relations. In his new role, Harrison will manage Gateway's relationships with investors, government entities and industry partners, and will also aid the firm in product development.
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  • Gateway Mortgage Group appoints new chief financial officer

    Christopher Treece will oversee Gateway’s finance and accounting functions
    Gateway Mortgage Group recently announced the appointment of Christopher Treece to the position of chief financial officer. Gateway CEO Stephen Curry said Treece brings a wealth of expertise in the financial services industry to Gateway, making him a great asset to the team.
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  • Gateway Mortgage shuttering California branches, laying off dozens

    Oklahoma lender closing all 8 California retail branches
    Over the course of the year, thousands of people working in the mortgage business have been laid off as rising interest rates drive mortgage originations lower and the economics of the mortgage business become tougher for companies to survive unscathed. Now, Gateway Mortgage Group is joining that list and becoming the latest mortgage company to lay off a number of employees.
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  • Gateway Mortgage Founder Kevin Stitt wins Republican nomination for Oklahoma governor

    Political novice defeats former Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett in primary
    Gateway Mortgage Founder and former CEO Kevin Stitt could soon be the governor of Oklahoma, as this week, Stitt secured the Republican gubernatorial nomination, defeating former Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett in a primary runoff. Throughout his campaign, Stitt tied himself to President Donald Trump and the Trump administration’s policies.
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  • Gateway Mortgage to acquire Oklahoma's Farmers Exchange Bank

    The acquisition will create one of the top five banks in Oklahoma
    With an eye on long-term growth posturing, Gateway Mortgage Group has entered into an agreement to acquire Oklahoma’s Farmers Exchange Bank. With the acquisition, Gateway anticipates the ability to expand the resulting bank’s suite of services and lower the costs of those services for consumers.
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  • Gateway Mortgage CEO Kevin Stitt running for Oklahoma governor

    Stitt founded Gateway in 2000; company now lends in 40 states
    Depending on how the next 16 months go, Kevin Stitt could go from running Gateway Mortgage Group to running the state of Oklahoma. Stitt, the founder and CEO of Gateway Mortgage, recently filed paperwork with the Oklahoma Ethics Commission and officially declared his intention to run for governor of the state in 2018.
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