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MCT’s Danyel Shipley Honored as one of Mortgage Banking’s Most Powerful Women for 2018 by NMP Magazine

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT), a leading mortgage hedge advisory and secondary marketing software firm, announced that long-time employee Danyel Shipley was name to National Mortgage Professional Magazine's (NMP) 2018 list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women.

NMP says that the honorees were selected based on their accomplishments where they were instrumental to a major industry innovation, overcoming some seemingly insurmountable obstacle in their career to rise to the top, blaze new trails, the extent of their background and experience in the industry, and how connected they are. In addition, officials at the magazine stated that when compiling the inaugural list, they took three key words into consideration: "Pioneer, Leader and Innovator."

"I am honored to be recognized by NMP magazine for this prestigious award and flattered by all of the support from my peers," said Shipley. "My career in the mortgage industry has been dynamic, fun and challenging. But more than anything, my time spent in helping MCT grow its business and launching new, innovative products and services for the secondary market to leverage has been the most rewarding to date, and I look forward to my future with the firm."

Danyel Shipley has extensive experience in mortgage lending with an emphasis in capital markets. In her current role at MCT, she has demonstrated exceptional expertise in capital markets consulting. She has been in the mortgage industry since the very beginning of her career, possessing nearly 14 years of experience. Throughout her career, Danyel has worked her way up the ladder as a Loan Officer, Team Lead & Trainer, Branch Manager, Secondary Marketing Trading Analyst, Sales Executive, and is currently MCT's Regional Sales Director for the West.

At MCT, she has been a key contributor in expanding the company's West Coast territory by bringing on new lender clients. Other highlights of Danyel's contributions include providing hedging strategies training, working internally to promote process improvement in the client onboarding process, supporting the development of strategic industry alliances, and effectively communicating

MCT's extensive offering of integrated hedging advisory services, secondary marketing software, business intelligence, MSR services, and more to clients and vendor partners. She plays an instrumental role in coordinating the annual MCT Exchange conference, which is highly regarded for its caliber of prominent attendees and renowned industry keynote speakers. She is known for her high-energy persona, passion, dedication, and willingness to mentor and help her peers be as successful as possible.

"We are excited than Danyel has earned a spot on NMP's list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women for 2018," stated Tom Farmer, Managing Director and SVP of National Sales at MCT. "Danyel has worked diligently over the years to provide second-to-none support for MCT's clients and partners, and has played an important role in introducing multiple service offerings, business solutions and software applications to the marketplace. She is a huge asset to the sales and marketing team here at MCT and an industry-leading professional in capital markets."

Danyel is very active in her local community, while additionally serving on the Board of Directors for Cortez Racing Association where she coordinates 12 regattas annually and Co-Chairs a 10 week regatta series. She consistently attends Mortgage Bankers Association conferences (MBA) and events, as well as state-based MBA shows and regional events. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Management from the University of Redlands.

About MCT:

Founded in 2001, Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT) has grown from a boutique mortgage pipeline hedging firm into the industry's leading provider of fully-integrated capital markets services and technology. MCT offers an array of best-in-class services and software covering mortgage pipeline hedging, best execution loan sales, outsourced lock desk solutions, MSR portfolio valuations,business intelligence analytics, mark to market services, rate sheet generation services, and an award-winning comprehensive capital markets software platform called MCTlive! MCT supports independent mortgage bankers, depositories, credit unions, warehouse lenders, and correspondent investors of all sizes.

Headquartered in San Diego, California, MCT also has offices in Philadelphia, Santa Rosa, Los Angeles and Dallas. MCT is well known for its team of decorated capital markets experts and senior traders who continue to provide the boutique-style hands-on engagements clients love. For more information, visit https://mct-trading.com/ or call (619) 543-5111.

About NMP:

National Mortgage Professional Magazine (NMP) has become "The Source for Top Originators" - that connects the mortgage professional community under various media formats. Our exceptional team of industry-seasoned monthly contributors combined with our knowledgeable editorial staff, all with meaningful expertise in their respectful disciplines, provide the most up-to-date news, insight and advice for today's mortgage professional. We are committed to ensuring that today's industry is equipped with the most comprehensive understanding of mortgage news available through our many resources, including, but not limited to, articles in the print edition of National Mortgage Professional Magazine and 38 state-specific e-editions, the NMP Daily and NMP Ticker email newsletters, the exclusive daily news stories and postings on our website https://nationalmortgageprofessional.com, and our regular series.

The publication also owns and operates the Mortgage News Network (MNN), a video news source that provides mortgage firms with a resource for news and information as well as a platform for telling their story and sharing their views directly, and in person. https://mortgagenewsnetwork.com/.

Twitter: @mcttrading @NatlMortgagePro

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Simplifile’s Nancy Alley Lauded as One of Mortgage Banking’s Most Powerful Women by National Mortgage Professional

PROVO, Utah -- Simplifile, a leading provider of real estate document collaboration and recording technologies for lenders, settlement agents and counties, today announced that Vice President of Strategic Planning Nancy Alley was recognized by National Mortgage Professional Magazine on its 2018 list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women.

Alley was recognized for shaping products and standards that have driven technology innovation in the mortgage industry throughout her 27-year career. In addition to her role helping Simplifile develop the market's leading electronic lender-settlement collaboration and post-closing documentation tools, Alley is a member of the Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization (MISMO) board, where she makes substantial contributions to formation and adoption outcomes of industry standards.

No stranger to "firsts" in the mortgage industry, Alley founded SignOnline in May 1999, the same year the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act (UETA) was passed and nearly a year before The Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce (E-Sign) Act became law. After SignOnline was acquired by eSignSystems in October 2001, Alley played a prominent role at Xerox Mortgage Services, the provider of the BlitzDocs intelligent collaborative network.

"The mortgage industry remains one of the last great frontiers to be digitally transformed, and I am determined to help it reach its full potential," Alley said. "Each day I am inspired by interacting with industry colleagues who are passionately committed to transforming the biggest financial decision that the vast majority of Americans will ever make."

"Nancy is truly dedicated to helping lenders make every transaction as 'e' as possible through her work at Simplifile," said Simplifile President Paul Clifford. "She has been the driving force behind many big wins for both our organization and the industry at large, including persuading the government sponsored enterprises to accept electronic security instruments for e-recorded loans and creating an electronic closing and post-closing loop unlike anything else in the market through our integration with Docutech's Solex eClosing platform. I commend her for her many achievements."

National Mortgage Professional Magazine's recognition program honors women who have been "instrumental to a major industry innovation" and who are "leaders in the mortgage profession." Honorees are selected by editorial staff based on criteria that include professional accomplishments, scope of management and professional network following.

For a complete listing of this year's honorees, visit: https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nmpmedia/nmp_201810/index.php#/54.

About National Mortgage Professional Magazine:

National Mortgage Professional Magazine has become "The Source for Top Originators" - that connects the mortgage professional community under various media formats. Our exceptional team of industry-seasoned monthly contributors combined with our knowledgeable editorial staff, all with meaningful expertise in their respectful disciplines, provide the most up-to-date news, insight and advice for today's mortgage professional. We are committed to ensuring that today's industry is equipped with the most comprehensive understanding of mortgage news available through our many resources, including, but not limited to, articles in the print edition of National Mortgage Professional Magazine and 38 state-specific e-editions, the NMP Daily and NMP Ticker email newsletters, the exclusive daily news stories and postings on our website ( https://nationalmortgageprofessional.com ), and our regular series.

About Simplifile:

Simplifile, the nation's largest e-recording network, was founded in 2000 to connect settlement agents and county recorders via its e-recording service. Today Simplifile has broadened its services to include collaboration tools and post-closing visibility for mortgage lenders and settlement agents working together on real estate documents. Through Simplifile, users can securely record, share, and track documents, data, and fees with ease.

To learn more, visit https://simplifile.com or call 800-460-5657.

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Kara Lamphere of Mid America Mortgage Named to Mortgage Banking’s Most Powerful Women

ADDISON, Texas -- Mid America Mortgage, Inc. (Mid America) announced today that Chief Operating Officer Kara Lamphere was named to National Mortgage Professional (NMP) magazine's 2018 list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women.

Lamphere was honored for helping advance Mid America's market-transforming wholesale, correspondent and digital mortgage lending initiatives. Through her influential role as COO at Mid America, she has become one of the industry's foremost experts on making the switch to full eClosings and executing eNotes. Lamphere was instrumental in the development and launch of Mid America's direct-to-consumer digital mortgage platform Click n' Close as well as the company's eCorrespondent and Whole Loan Trading programs.

In addition to her work at Mid America, Lamphere is a compliance instructor at ComplianceOnline. A highly sought after speaker, Lamphere has appeared before audiences at Mortgage Banker Association and Texas Mortgage Banker's Associaton conferences, as well as the inaugural NEXT Women's Mortgage Technology Summit. She was recently recognized on Mortgage Professional America magazine's list of Elite Women in Mortgage for the second year running.

"My passion for personal growth, leadership and helping others achieve their best have propelled me to success in both my professional and personal life," said Lamphere. "I'm grateful that Mid America continuously presents me with opportunities to push the envelope forward with the best team in mortgage lending."

"Having helped spearhead both the launch of Mid America's digital mortgage platform, Click n' Close, and our successful initiative to become the first independent mortgage lender to transition to full eClosings and eNotes, Kara wields the kind of expertise that places her at the forefront of the mortgage industry's digital revolution," said Mid America Owner and CEO Jeff Bode. "I am proud to have Kara on our team."

NMP's Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women awards program recognizes women pioneer, leaders and innovators who have been "instrumental to a major industry innovation." Honorees are profiled in the October edition of NMP magazine, which can be viewed at https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nmpmedia/nmp_201810/index.php#/54.

About National Mortgage Professional:

National Mortgage Professional Magazine has become "The Source for Top Originators" - that connects the mortgage professional community under various media formats. Our exceptional team of industry-seasoned monthly contributors combined with our knowledgeable editorial staff, all with meaningful expertise in their respectful disciplines, provide the most up-to-date news, insight and advice for today's mortgage professional. We are committed to ensuring that today's industry is equipped with the most comprehensive understanding of mortgage news available through our many resources, including, but not limited to, articles in the print edition of National Mortgage Professional Magazine and 38 state-specific e-editions, the NMP Daily and NMP Ticker email newsletters, the exclusive daily news stories and postings on our website (https://nationalmortgageprofessional.com), and our regular series.

About Mid America Mortgage, Inc.:

Mid America Mortgage, Inc., Addison, Texas, is a multi-state, full-service mortgage lender serving consumers and mortgage originators through its retail, wholesale and correspondent channels. We offer a wide range of residential home loan programs to meet the needs of most home buyers and homeowners and are also the nation's leading provider of Section 184 home loans for Native Americans. Learn more at https://www.midamericamortgage.com/.

In operation since 1940, Mid America has thrived by retaining its entrepreneurial spirit and leading the market in innovation, including its adoption of eClosings eNotes. Click n' Close is Mid America's ultra-secure, digital mortgage approval and closing process that delivers an eight-minute application process, getting home buyers from application to closing within two weeks. With just a few clicks at closing, Click n' Close puts keys in the home buyer's hand in 15 minutes or less. Apply online at https://clicknclose.com.

Mid America is looking for tech-savvy, service-oriented mortgage professionals to join its growing team. We are dedicated to providing our employees with industry-leading tools and technology to deliver a great package of competitive pricing, programs and knowledgeable service. Want to join our team? Visit https://www.midamericacareer.com/.

Twitter: @midamericamtge

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ReverseVision Vice President Wendy Peel Recognized as One of Mortgage Banking’s Most Powerful Women

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- ReverseVision, the leading provider of technology and training for the reverse mortgage industry, announced today that Vice President of Sales and Marketing Wendy Peel has been honored by National Mortgage Professional (NMP) Magazine as one of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women.

The NMP award, new this year, honors "women who continue to blaze new trails and lead the way for a brighter future in today's mortgage profession." Peel was recognized for reimagining and redirecting how Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECMs) and other reverse mortgage products are viewed by lenders and consumers in ways that will have a long-lasting and positive impact on the mortgage industry.

Peel's innovative Generational Lending(TM) approach to serving borrower needs across the consumer lifecycle has entrenched ReverseVision as the reverse mortgage market's most dynamic and leading origination platform while simultaneously winning over lender hearts and minds on the benefits of reverse mortgages. She is a regular contributor to industry trade publications, writing on topics from Generational Lending to connecting with baby boomers online.

"When Wendy joined us in 2015, she embarked on a multi-year education campaign to enlighten lenders and brokers as to the significant opportunity open to them in originating HECMs," said John Button, president and CEO of ReverseVision. "More recently, she has expanded on that theme to demonstrate the positive impact of positioning HECMs alongside traditional mortgages for every potential borrower."

"My mission has been to help lenders realize the many potential opportunities that reverse mortgage products offer to better meet the needs of borrowers," said Peel. "It's gratifying to play a role in helping lenders succeed."

A complete list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women appears in the October issue of NMP: https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nmpmedia/nmp_201810/#/0.

About National Mortgage Professional:

National Mortgage Professional Magazine has become "The Source for Top Originators" - that connects the mortgage professional community under various media formats. Our exceptional team of industry-seasoned monthly contributors combined with our knowledgeable editorial staff, all with meaningful expertise in their respectful disciplines, provide the most up-to-date news, insight and advice for today's mortgage professional. We are committed to ensuring that today's industry is equipped with the most comprehensive understanding of mortgage news available through our many resources, including, but not limited to, articles in the print edition of National Mortgage Professional Magazine and 38 state-specific e-editions, the NMP Daily and NMP Ticker email newsletters, the exclusive daily news stories and postings on our website (https://nationalmortgageprofessional.com), and our regular series of original Webinars, along with a number of additional resources in the works.

About ReverseVision:

ReverseVision, Inc. is the leading provider of technology and training for Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) origination. With nearly 10,000 active users, ReverseVision technology is used by 10 of the top-ten reverse mortgage lenders and supports more HECM transactions than all other systems combined. The company's comprehensive product suite also includes HECM sales and education tools and a dedicated professional services team. ReverseVision partners with some of the finest and fastest-growing banks, credit unions and lending organizations in the United States to provide its HECM technology to brokers, correspondents, lenders and investors.

A three-time HousingWire TECH100(TM) company, ReverseVision has also been recognized in Deloitte's Technology Fast 500(TM) listing. ReverseVision's annual user conference, the only event of its kind in the industry, brings together more than 200 lenders, vendors and educators each year to advance HECM lending. The company continues to build on its technology's pioneering capabilities with frequent enhancements aimed at boosting users' HECM volume, workflow efficiency and data analysis capabilities.

For more information, visit https://www.reversevision.com.

Twitter: @ReverseVision #reversemortgage #HECM @NatlMortgagePro #mortgagebanking

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FormFree’s Faith Schwartz Named Among Mortgage Banking’s Most Powerful Women

ATHENS, Ga. -- FormFree(R) today announced that National Mortgage Professional (NMP) magazine has named Acting President Faith Schwartz to the publication's inaugural list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women.

Unilaterally regarded as a leader in mortgage banking, Schwartz was recognized for playing a firsthand role in shaping housing finance public policy and best practices over her 25-plus-year career in the industry. Currently, Schwartz is principal and founder at Housing Finance System Strategies, a housing finance strategic advisory firm, and acting president of FormFree.

In 2007, Schwartz was recruited to lead HOPE NOW, an alliance formed by the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury in response to the housing market crisis. As HOPE NOW's executive director, Schwartz assembled a coalition of government agencies, lending institutions, nonprofits and housing trades. Schwartz has also held executive-level roles at CoreLogic and Freddie Mac and served as a strategic advisor at Accenture. She has made multiple appearances on C-SPAN and News Hour and testified numerous times to Congress and the Federal Reserve.

"Faith has devoted her career to ensuring that advances to mortgage banking technology and policies optimally serve consumers," said Brent Chandler, founder and CEO of FormFree. "Her expertise and leadership in the industry is unparalleled, and I wholeheartedly congratulate her on this well-deserved recognition."

"My career goal has been to help our housing finance market evolve into a more tech-savvy and consumer-focused business that meets the needs of the homeowners of the future," said Schwartz. "It's an honor to be recognized for a pursuit that has brought me great professional and personal satisfaction."

Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women honorees were selected by NMP editors and recognized in the magazine's October issue for being "women who continue to blaze new trails and lead the way for a brighter future in today's mortgage profession." The full list of honorees can be viewed at https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nmpmedia/nmp_201810/#/0.

About National Mortgage Professional:

National Mortgage Professional Magazine has become "The Source for Top Originators" - that connects the mortgage professional community under various media formats. Our exceptional team of industry-seasoned monthly contributors combined with our knowledgeable editorial staff, all with meaningful expertise in their respectful disciplines, provide the most up-to-date news, insight and advice for today's mortgage professional.

We are committed to ensuring that today's industry is equipped with the most comprehensive understanding of mortgage news available through our many resources, including, but not limited to, articles in the print edition of National Mortgage Professional Magazine and 38 state-specific e-editions, the NMP Daily and NMP Ticker email newsletters, the exclusive daily news stories and postings on our website (https://nationalmortgageprofessional.com), and our regular series of original Webinars, along with a number of additional resources in the works.

About FormFree(R):

FormFree is a fintech company whose market-leading AccountChek(R) reports are used by hundreds of lenders nationwide to verify borrower assets, employment and income in minutes. With FormFree, lenders can delight customers with a paperless experience and reduce origination timelines by up to 20 days. FormFree offers automated analysis and standardized delivery to lenders and their investors using a secure ReIssueKey(TM).

To date, AccountChek has securely placed more than one million asset reports for over 1,000 U.S. lenders. A HousingWire TECH100(TM) company for four consecutive years, FormFree is based in Athens, Georgia. For more information, visit https://www.formfree.com/ or follow FormFree on LinkedIn.

Twitter: #FormFree @NatlMortgagePro #mortgagebanking

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Lori Brewer of LBA Ware Honored as One of Mortgage Banking’s Most Powerful Women

MACON, Ga. -- LBA Ware(TM), the leading provider of automated compensation software and systems integration solutions for mortgage lenders, today announced that company Founder and CEO Lori Brewer has been honored by National Mortgage Professional (NMP) magazine as one of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women.

Brewer was recognized as an accomplished entrepreneur and technology leader who has dedicated her career to developing innovative business process optimization tools for mortgage lenders. Since founding LBA Ware in 2008, Brewer has led the development of more than 25 financial applications that have become essential to the way mortgage lenders operate, contain costs and improve productivity - including automated incentive compensation platform CompenSafe(TM) and mortgage systems integration middleware LOS Talker(TM).

A highly-sought-after resource on the topics of loan officer compensation and mortgage operations cost containment, Brewer is a frequent speaker at industry events. Recent engagements include the NEXT Mortgage Conference, The Mortgage Collaborative's Summer Conference, the Mortgage Bankers Association's 2018 Human Resources Symposium, HousingWire's inaugural engage.marketing conference and the MBA's Annual Convention & Expo.

"I'm honored to be named to National Mortgage Professional's inaugural list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women," said Brewer. "What makes my job so rewarding is being able to equip lenders with compensation and performance data that empowers the informed decisions necessary for success in a tightening market."

NMP's full list of Mortgage Banking's Most Powerful Women can be found in the magazine's October issue at https://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/nmpmedia/nmp_201810/#/0.

About National Mortgage Professional:

National Mortgage Professional magazine has become "The Source for Top Originators" - that connects the mortgage professional community under various media formats. Our exceptional team of industry-seasoned monthly contributors combined with our knowledgeable editorial staff, all with meaningful expertise in their respectful disciplines, provide the most up-to-date news, insight and advice for today's mortgage professional. We are committed to ensuring that today's industry is equipped with the most comprehensive understanding of mortgage news available through our many resources, including, but not limited to, articles in the print edition of National Mortgage Professional magazine and 38 state-specific e-editions, the NMP Daily and NMP Ticker email newsletters, the exclusive daily news stories and postings on our website (https://nationalmortgageprofessional.com), and our regular series of original Webinars, along with a number of additional resources in the works.

About LBA Ware:

Founded in 2008, LBA Ware's mission is to inspire opportunity by delivering solutions that are essential to the way mortgage companies operate. We are a trusted partner and play a key role in our clients' success by enabling them to motivate, incentivize and better leverage the human potential within their organization. Our applications automate traditionally manual business processes for which an existing software solution does not exist, empowering lenders to create an integrated software environment that maximizes their productivity and operational efficiency.

For more information about LBA Ware and our software solutions, visit https://lbaware.com.

Twitter: @LBAWare @NatlMortgagePro #mortgagebanking

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