MIDDLETOWN, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Embrace Home Loans, a prominent leader in the mortgage industry, announced today that industry veteran Patrick Mullen has joined the national lender as its new Director of Recruiting. In his role, Mullen will spearhead the growth and expansion of Embrace Home Loans’ sales organization by developing a robust recruiting strategy.
In its 34th year of business, Embrace has established a history of remaining committed to its employees’ growth and success. Embrace was recently named a 2016 Best Place to Work by Providence Business News for the 11th consecutive year. In addition, Embrace has been ranked among the “50 Best Small & Medium Companies to Work for in America” as specified by the Great Place to Work Institute. This continued recognition speaks to the company’s superior culture as viewed by its employees.
“My vision is for Embrace Home Loans to be the employer of choice for mortgage origination talent in the markets in which we serve. Embrace Home Loans is uniquely positioned for growth and I am thrilled to play a role in helping drive our future growth,” said Mullen. “I joined the team at Embrace to continue to build upon the great foundation the company has built over the past 3 decades. In my 15 years recruiting within the mortgage industry, I’ve learned mortgage originators desire a stable and secure company, a supportive culture and strong executive leadership; Embrace Home Loans is that company.”
Bringing more than 20 years of experience in executive search and corporate talent acquisition with a strong background working with both national and local mortgage lenders, Mullen held previous leadership positions at Service First Mortgage, PNC Mortgage and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Additionally, he has held roles as a strategic adviser developing recruiting strategies as well as managing performance-enhancement projects. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Concordia University in organizational management and communication.
“We are committed to attracting and hiring the best and brightest employees continually working to build relationships with individuals at the top of their fields,” said Jeff McGuiness, chief sales officer of Embrace Home Loans. “Patrick’s extensive experience will allow us to develop a long-term recruiting strategy to make hiring more efficient and more productive ultimately continuing Embrace’s reputation as a great place to work. With his addition, I am confident we will thrive.”
About Embrace Home Loans
Founded in 1983, Embrace Home Loans is a direct lender for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, approved by FHA and VA, and an issuer for Ginnie Mae. Embrace Home Loans has remained a prominent leader in the industry, having helped hundreds of thousands of individuals and their families purchase new homes, lower their monthly payments and consolidate high-interest debt since its inception. With 80+ offices and licensed in 46 states and D.C., Embrace has been recognized seven times as one of the Best Medium-sized Companies to Work for in America by Fortune and four times as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in America by Inc. The company has also been recognized eleven times as one of the Best Places to Work in Rhode Island and as the Most Community Involved Company in Rhode Island by Providence Business News. For more information, please visit www.embracehomeloans.com.