SAN RAMON, Calif., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of Commerce Mortgage (BOCM), one of the largest independent mortgage companies in the West, today announced that it has opened a new Danville branch at 185 Railroad Avenue.
Under the leadership of Michael Beinke, Michael Miller and Don Emerson, industry veterans with a combined track record of nearly 75 years of experience in funding billions of dollars in loans, the Danville office of Bank of Commerce Mortgage will bring consumers fast closings, competitive rates and excellent customer service.
Beinke, Miller and Emerson will lead a staff of 11 at Bank of Commerce Mortgage, including sales support personnel and top producing loan officers who have also recently joined BOCM. These top producers include area experts David and Erin Ashburn, among others.
Allowing each branch to consider the unique demands of its local market, Bank of Commerce Mortgage provides loan originators with the ability to close transactions quickly and offer mortgage loans that are tailored to fit the needs of borrowers.Factors that influenced Beinke, Miller and Emerson and their team to join the new Danville branch were Bank of Commerce Mortgage's strong financial resources, leading technologies, brand recognition, partnerships with local realtors and marketing support. "We evaluated a number of factors when deciding to join Bank of Commerce Mortgage," said Michael Beinke, branch manager for Bank of Commerce Mortgage, Danville. "It's easy to see that BOCM's culture of delivering personalized service applies at both the corporate and branch level. The company's resources and commitment to providing outstanding customer service was a leading factor in driving our decision." "In making the transition to Bank of Commerce Mortgage, we knew that we made the right choice when we took a closer look at the company's track record," said David Ashburn, a loan professional for Bank of Commerce Mortgage. "Made up of some of the industry's most trusted mortgage professionals, Bank of Commerce Mortgage provides the right combination of people, technology and financial strength." "We are thrilled to announce our Danville branch and look forward to improving the loan experience for a whole new group of borrowers," said Scott Simonich, CEO for Bank of Commerce Mortgage. "Offering the expertise of some of the most seasoned professionals in the industry, the Danville branch of Bank of Commerce Mortgage will allow us to continue to deliver the most compelling package of home loan services in the Tri-Valley area." About Bank of Commerce Mortgage In 2009, Bank of Commerce Mortgage launched several green initiatives, making the way it does business safer for the environment and better for its employees and the communities it serves. Operating as a mortgage bank and brokerage, the company is one of the leading independent mortgage companies in the West. In partnership with parent company, Bank of Commerce Holdings (NASDAQ: BOCH), a $814 million dollar financial services holding company, Bank of Commerce Mortgage provides customers with a more advanced level of capital strength than many other mortgage banks and brokerages. A HUD approved lender, Bank of Commerce Mortgage approves and funds FHA, VA, CalSTRS and USDA loans in addition to jumbo, conforming and reverse mortgages. The company has the credentials and expertise that borrowers can trust. The company's management team collectively possesses more than 100 years of experience in the mortgage industry. Bank of Commerce Mortgage is headquartered in San Ramon, California and serves customers from a wide range of locations throughout California, Colorado and Nevada. For more information, contact Bank of Commerce Mortgage at (925) 275-6844 or visit the company's website at www.bankofcommercemortgage.com. SOURCE Bank of Commerce Mortgage