BETHESDA, Md., July 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) (the "Company") announced today that it has opened an office in Madison, WI, the Company's twelfth national office and second location in Wisconsin. Additionally, the Company has hired Michael Lee and Matthew Lund as vice presidents who will be based out of the new office and will focus on financing all types of income-producing properties.
"As Walker & Dunlop expands, it is imperative that we focus on both maintaining and strengthening our position in all regions and our newest office highlights this objective. Expanding our presence in Wisconsin is directly reflective of our unending commitment to hire and retain the best and most talented individuals," said Howard W. Smith, executive vice president and chief operating officer at Walker & Dunlop. "We welcome Matthew, Michael and their staff to our team of talented and experienced professionals as the newest ambassadors of the Walker & Dunlop brand."
Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Messrs. Lee and Lund were with Grandbridge Real Estate Capital where they specialized in originating and structuring commercial real estate financing for all property types. Complete biographical information can be found on Walker & Dunlop's website at www.walkerdunlop.com.