Gregory Price Steps Up to Manage Las Vegas Branch as Mike Querrey is Promoted to Corporate Leadership Team
Salt Lake City, Utah (January 6, 2016) – Castle & Cooke Mortgage, LLC® (NMLS #1251), one of the nation’s leading independent mortgage lenders with 43 branch locations across the United States, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mike Querrey to National Sales Manager. Querrey will be succeeded in his current role as the Las Vegas Senior Branch Manager by the branch’s top producer and 23-year industry veteran, Gregory Price. As Castle & Cooke Mortgage’s National Sales Manager, Querrey will play a key role in managing the company’s dynamic sales force and executing the company’s ongoing expansion initiatives.
Querrey, a seasoned industry leader, will be based in Castle & Cooke Mortgage’s Corporate Headquarters, which is located at 2735 East Parleys Way, Suite 305 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Querrey brings with him 23 years of experience in every aspect of the industry and at the local, regional and national level. Querrey previously oversaw strategic expansion in both the sales force and the geographic footprint as Chief Production Officer at Silver State Mortgage and as Executive Vice President Division Manager, Division of Strategic Alliances at Countrywide Home Loans. In his former roles, Querrey had direct responsibility for overseeing sales teams that consistently originated between $750 million and $5 billion of loans annually.
“My commitment to excellence is as fundamental as my commitment to this company and its strong sense of culture, which we are consistently developing at every level,” said Querrey. “Castle & Cooke Mortgage is in a unique position, with the financial support and systems in place to continue its swift and efficient growth. Recent federal reforms have put the whole industry on a level playing field, and those companies that have the passion, platform and commitment are going to outperform. We have all of that. The timing is ideal, and that is part of the reason I look forward to this new role. Not to mention, I know that the Las Vegas Branch is in expert hands with Gregory Price,” he added.
In his new role as Las Vegas Branch Manager, Gregory Price (NMLS #384644) brings over 20 years of industry experience and a track record as a top loan producer. Before joining Castle & Cooke Mortgage, Price was Branch Manager for Silver State Mortgage from 2002-2007, where he was also consistently a top producer. Since joining Castle & Cooke Mortgage, Price has continued his stellar performance and consistently ranked as a top loan originator. When Price takes over as the company’s Las Vegas Branch Manager, he will be charged with managing the successful Las Vegas team and also doubling the branch’s loan production over the next two years.
“Our aggressive growth strategy is backed by an unrivaled lending platform and a culture of excellence, honesty and integrity. The promotions of Mike Querrey to National Sales Manager and Greg Price to Branch Manager will further prime the company for future growth and success.” said Adam Thorpe, President and Chief Operating Officer for Castle & Cooke Mortgage. “Mike Querrey is an accomplished industry leader who understands the nuances of the housing market in every state. He is also an unparalleled recruiter who reinforces our distinctive company culture and knows that success is people-driven. I am thrilled he has accepted the responsibility to lead the growth of our national footprint. Gregory Price is perfectly positioned, with the expertise and foresight, to take our Las Vegas Branch to new levels of production.” added Thorpe.
About Castle & Cooke Mortgage
Castle & Cooke Mortgage (NMLS #1251), one of the nation’s leading independent mortgage lenders with 39 locations across the United States and more than 250 employees, is founded on three core values – integrity, honesty and transparency. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, the company is renowned for its fast home loans and its broad array of loan programs to meet borrowers’ needs. According to Mortgage Executive Magazine, the 10-year-old company is already among the top 100 mortgage lenders in the nation. Backed by the financial strength of its more than 160-year-old parent company Castle & Cooke, Castle & Cooke Mortgage can be found online at www.castlecookemortgage.com and followed on Twitter at @CastleandCooke and on Facebook at Facebook.com/Castle.Cooke.Mortgage. Castle & Cooke Mortgage is an Equal Housing Lender.
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