JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jacksonville Business Journal named Foundation Financial Group's senior vice president for human resources and learning and development, James S. Brodsky, PHR, as one of its Ultimate HR Executives in Northeast Florida on Oct. 1. Learn more: http://jacksonville.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/stories/2010/10/04/focus2.html
This inaugural list of ultimate human resource executives recognizes human resource professionals for their dedication to the profession, leadership within the industry and commitment to supporting all employees.
"My success in human resources comes from my belief that people are the most important asset of any corporation," Brodsky said. "I work toward creating a Foundation Financial Group workplace that respects and includes differences, recognizing the unique contributions that individuals can make and creating a work environment that maximizes the potential of all employees."
Foundation Financial Group employs hundreds of Americans from its five mortgage operations centers. Brodsky and his team oversee all areas of human resources for Foundation Financial Group, including recruiting, employment, talent management, benefits, compensation, training and development, as well as employee relations for the entire corporation. In addition, he collaborates with top executives to determine corporate strategies, organizational development, policies and the direction of comprehensive human resource policies, programs and benefits.
Foundation Financial Group, one of the nation's fastest growing mortgage lenders, announced on Labor Day the formation of 170 new full-time jobs across the country. Foundation Financial Group holds licenses in 30 states for residential mortgage banking.
"I am pleased that James' excellence in human resources is recognized as the pinnacle in his profession," said Mark W. Boyer, executive vice president for Foundation Financial Group. "He continues to lead Foundation Financial Group to new heights through his commitment to our employees."
With an M.B.A. from Florida International University, B.B.A. from University of South Florida, Brodsky earned the Professional in Human Resources Certification and he is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management. He is also a 15-time corporate award winner for performance and human resource excellence from his immediate past employer, HSBC.
About Foundation Financial Group
Foundation Financial Group is a full-service, residential mortgage lender founded in 1998 and licensed in 30 states. Foundation Financial Group specializes in refinancing prime mortgage loans as well as Federal Housing Administration and government-sponsored home loans. Foundation Financial Group has grown originations by nearly 8 percent in 2010, while, according to industry reports, the top 10 U.S. mortgage lenders are down a collective 26 percent in originations year to date. Foundation Financial Group is currently hiring at its five major centers across America found in Atlanta; Charlotte, N.C.; Jacksonville, Fla.; Raleigh, N.C.; and Savannah, Ga. Foundation Financial Group, one of the nation's fastest-growing mortgage lenders, works with more than 150,000 homeowners annually. The company enjoys an industry-leading Federal Housing Administration compare ratio and an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, the highest accreditation the BBB gives. For more information, call 866-334-1001 or go to http://www.onlineffg.com.
Jason Mudd, APR
On behalf of Foundation Financial Group
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