New American Mortgage Changes Name To Movement Mortgage

--New Brand Reflects Company's Plans and Philosophy--

Feb 04, 2013, 08:45 ET from Movement Mortgage, LLC

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New American Mortgage, LLC, one of the fastest growing full service mortgage companies in the country with 170 offices in 25 states, today announced a name change to Movement Mortgage, LLC effective February 1. Along with the new name, the company also unveiled a new logo and website,

"Our success over the first five years can largely be attributed to our seven-day close model and 'on the move' mentality," said Casey Crawford, president and chief executive officer of Movement Mortgage. "The new action-oriented name reflects both our continued plans and company philosophy."

Founded in 2008 by Casey Crawford and Toby Harris, Movement Mortgage has rapidly grown from two offices and 12 employees to 170 locations and nearly 900 employees.  The company has three operations centers in Virginia Beach, VA; Charlotte, NC; and Phoenix, AZ.  A fourth is scheduled to open March 1 in Orlando, FL.

For the past three years, Movement Mortgage, LLC has been named the fastest growing mortgage company in the United States on the INC. 500. 

"Our main goal over the next 12 months is to double our sales force and operational staff," said Crawford. "We'll also continue to be in expansion mode as we move into the Northern Virginia, Raleigh, NC; Phoenix, AZ and Atlanta, GA markets.

The company's non-profit organization, The Movement Foundation, created by Movement Mortgage founders Crawford and Harris, has a mission of bringing life, light and hope to the communities it serves.  In the last 24 months alone, the Foundation has awarded more than $3.2 million in grants with plans for more good works in 2013.

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NOTE: Movement Mortgage's new logo and headshot of CEO, Casey Crawford is available on request.  A video about the announcement, featuring Crawford, can be found at

SOURCE Movement Mortgage, LLC