SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Paramount Equity Mortgage LLC, a national residential mortgage lender announced today that the Phoenix Business Journal has ranked Paramount #1 in their annual list of Best Places to Work in 2015. This marks the 3rd time Paramount has been honored as the #1 Best Places to Work by The Business Journals, with the company's Sacramento location being chosen as a 2015 Best Places to Work finalist by the Sacramento Business Journal last month.
"Getting recognized as a best place to work is an amazing honor and a testament to the culture we have built at Paramount," said Mike Berte, President of Paramount Equity. "We want to continually foster an environment where employees feel valued, are motivated and enjoy coming to work everyday. Our employees are our most important asset and will always be the driver of our success."
Paramount has experienced aggressive growth in 2015, doubling its origination volume to over $2 billion year-over-year. The company has added more than 475 employees to the team this past year and opened a major lending center in Irvine, CA. Paramount expects to match its 2015 growth rate in the coming year and originate more than $4 billion in loan volume.
"Providing great experiences for our customers starts with providing a great place for our employees to work," said Jesse Spina, Executive Vice President of Sales and Site Leader for the Scottsdale, AZ and Irvine , CA offices. "I couldn't be prouder of the team in Scottsdale. To receive this honor in our first full year of operation is amazing feat and a testament to the drive and dedication our employees have for Paramount."
Hundreds of companies from the Phoenix area were nominated for this prestigious award. The awards are based on confidential feedback from employees in categories that include company culture, benefits, compensation, team effectiveness, trust in senior leaders, feeling valued, work engagement and alignment with goals. To learn more about the awards, visit the Phoenix Business Journal at www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/
About Paramount Equity Mortgage
Founded in 2003, Paramount Equity Mortgage, LLC is a residential mortgage lender that offers a full suite of purchase and refinance products to homeowners nationwide. The company focuses on providing competitive rates, speed of transactions and superior customer service through a combination of advanced technology and customer-focused processes. The company closed more than $18 billion of mortgages and is licensed in 33 states, with a rapid growth plan to reach and serve even more homeowners. The company is an approved seller/servicer of both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and is approved by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to offer both FHA and VA purchase and refinance loans. Learn more at paramountequity.com, on Twitter at @ParamountEquity, and Facebook at Facebook.com/ParamountEquity. NMLS # 30336
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