Cobalt Mortgage Appoints Regional Manager for Eastern and Southwest Washington, Oregon and Idaho

Cobalt Mortgage Expands Operations in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho

Apr 18, 2012, 13:46 ET from Cobalt Mortgage

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cobalt Mortgage one of the largest privately owned mortgage-banking firms in the west, recently announced the addition of Kelly Lee as Regional Manager for southwest, central, and eastern Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. "Kelly brings a depth of business development to our team," said Dave Bochsler, National Sales Manager for Cobalt Mortgage. "His strategic growth experience will prove to be a true asset. "


"I appreciate the core values that Cobalt Mortgage exemplifies," Kelly Lee said. "Like me, they are committed to growing with quality while maintaining unparalleled customer and employee satisfaction. " Kelly will focus on building the company's presence in the Oregon market share while opening branch offices in the Spokane and Vancouver areas of Washington, and in Boise, Idaho.

Kelly Lee brings more than 18 years of residential and commercial mortgage industry experience to Cobalt Mortgage. Throughout his career, he has been recognized as a quality-driven professional with a history of generating multimillion-dollar business growth. He has been instrumental in building companies that have achieved top area rankings in terms of loan volume. He has an extensive background including developing full banking platforms, sales recruiting, and expanding retail market presence.

Kelly currently lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon with his wife and their son. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in General Science from Oregon State University. Kelly is certified and licensed for both residential and commercial mortgages in the states of Oregon and Washington.

About the company

Cobalt Mortgage has provided financing to thousands of homebuyers. Founded in early 2002, the firm has a decade-long reputation of responsible lending. One of the largest privately held mortgage-banking firms in the West; Cobalt has offices through the western United States, including Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Colorado, Arizona, and California. With strong leadership provided by co-founders Keith Tibbles and Ernie Gehre, the company is dedicated to ethical lending practices, community philanthropy, and personal integrity. As corporate supporters of the Boys and Girls Club, and Dollars for Scholars (a program of Scholarship America®) the company makes a positive impact in the communities where they operate.

Cobalt Mortgage is licensed in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Utah, and Washington.

Media Contact: Leah Schedin Cobalt Mortgage, 425.216.8105,

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