MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (November 13, 2013) – Freedom Mortgage Corporation, a full-service mortgage lender licensed in all 50 states, was presented with Inc. Magazine’s 2013 Hire Power Award on November 12th at a ceremony held at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco.
The company, which was >ranked #7 on the second annual list of private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past 18 months, created 1,080 jobs from January 1st, 2012 to June 30th 2013, making it one of the highest-ranking private business job creators in the Eastern U.S.
Freedom Mortgage provides residential and commercial loans for purchase and refinance transactions. During the 18-month period that Inc. magazine evaluated each organization, Freedom Mortgage launched its commercial lending division, grew its retail production, and established a formal broker-to-banker program for its broker clients.
“We are proud that Freedom’s growth phase benefits the American workforce,” said Stanley Middleman, CEO of Freedom Mortgage. “For 23 years, Freedom Mortgage has helped well-deserving Americans enjoy the American dream of owning a new home.”
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that only 222,000 full-time jobs were added in 2012 – compare those numbers to the honorees of Inc. magazine’s Hire Power Awards, which created 69,182 jobs between January 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013.
For the second year in a row, we are pleased to recognize the employers who are putting Americans back to work,” said Eric Schurenberg, Editor-in-Chief of Inc. “The Hire Power Awards are the only awards that single out job creators. We think it’s fitting to pay tribute to company founders not just for their business prowess but also for their immense contribution to the welfare of U.S. workers and the vitality of the U.S. economy.”
About Freedom Mortgage
Freedom Mortgage is a non-bank, full-service mortgage company that provides mortgage loan servicing and originations through retail, wholesale, and correspondent channels. As the nation’s fifth largest mortgage provider, licensed in all 50 states, Freedom Mortgage is renowned for providing world-class service to its clients, borrowers and partners. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. For more information, please visit www.FreedomMortgage.com.
Freedom Mortgage Corporation is a privately held company. This press release may be deemed to contain forward-looking statements, which are subject to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding the expected benefits to consumers from using Freedom Mortgage Corporation’s services. Readers are cautioned that these forward-looking statements are only predictions and may differ materially from actual future events or results due to a variety of risks and uncertainties. Any forward-looking statements in this release are based on limited information currently available to Freedom Mortgage Corporation, which is subject to change, and Freedom Mortgage Corporation will not necessarily update the information.
Audrey Shapiro, Freedom Mortgage Corporation
Jim Hennessy, Strategic Vantage Marketing & Public Relations