Scotsman Guide’s annual Top 200 Originators List for 2011 has been released and Guaranteed Rate took 21 of the coveted spots.
The guide received over 800 entrants who were competing to be listed in top originator categories, such as most loans closed, top dollar volume originated, top purchase, top FHA loans and top volume gain.
Guaranteed Rate had loan officers ranking in most of these categories and had an incredible 21 officers in the top dollar volume originated category. Shimmy Braun, Harinder Johar and Joe Caltabiano were all listed in the top ten of this category.
“We are definitely set up as an organization to build top originators,” said Victor Ciardelli, president and CEO of Guaranteed Rate. “We have a work-life balance corporate culture and proven processes that help loan officers hit their business goals. It’s these things that attract them to be part of the Guaranteed Rate team.”
Besides Braun, Johar and Caltabiano, Guaranteed Rate’s top originators are Joe Smith, Allyson Kreycik, Ricardo Brasil, Brian Jessen, Hong Geng, Paul Hirschauer, Steven Siwinski, Michael Bischof, Ben Cohen, Jon Altizer, Li Li, Baret Kechian, Dan Gjeldum, Leslie Struthers, Joe Summers, Sam Sharp, Christin Luckman and Robert Faust.