2023 HW Vanguard: Brian Pannell

Brian Pannell

Brian Pannell is a dynamic and versatile technology expert, recognized for his exemplary leadership in the mortgage industry. In his role as chief eServices executive at DocMagic, Pannell demonstrates strategic prowess by spearheading the seamless integration of cutting-edge eMortgage solutions, such as eSign, eNotary, eVault and MERS eRegistry technologies. Pannell’s extensive credentials and experience highlight his unmatched expertise in fostering and cultivating strategic third-party technology and business relationships. As a driving force behind optimized efficiency and technology integration in the mortgage sector, he leverages his exceptional leadership experience to unlock the true potential of lenders. With DocMagic’s groundbreaking eServices, Pannell empowers organizations to embrace the future and elevate their operations to unprecedented heights. Pannell is a proactive leader known for his exceptional ability to collaborate with lenders, investors, warehouse lenders, settlement providers and servicers to successfully implement DocMagic’s cutting-edge eClosing system. His expertise lies in leading interoperability initiatives, bridging the gap between different systems and essential entities within the digital mortgage ecosystem. His vision is to foster seamless connections, effective communication and compliant exchange of critical loan data in real-time throughout the lending and secondary market processes. Pannell’s dedication to driving efficiency and innovation in the industry makes him a valued subject matter expert, and he actively serves on several boards, championing the adoption and widespread use of digital technologies within the mortgage sector. With Pannell’s leadership, DocMagic continues to be at the forefront of driving innovation and progress in the mortgage landscape.

What’s been the secret to your success?

Put simply, being detail-oriented in everything that I do, along with documenting that information, arms me with my own ‘information vault’ to draw upon, helping me and my team effectively navigate the nuances of any project.


Brian Pannell


Chief eServices Executive

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