BETHESDA, Md., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) (the "Company") was named a "Top Workplace" in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area by The Washington Post in the publication's first workplace survey. This marks Walker & Dunlop's sixth corporate workplace award in the last three years from the Great Places to Work Institute®, Washington Business Journal, Washingtonian magazine and now The Washington Post.
"Receiving this distinction as a Top Workplace based on employee feedback is an honor and a testament to the culture we pride ourselves on at Walker & Dunlop," commented Chairman and CEO Willy Walker. "As a commercial real estate lender, the most important thing differentiating us from the competition is our people. I admire and appreciate the hard work and customer focus that every W&D employee contributes on a daily basis and this award is reflective of our commitment to our people, our culture and our performance."
About Walker & Dunlop
Through its subsidiary Walker & Dunlop, LLC, Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) is one of the leading commercial real estate finance companies in the United States, with a primary focus on multifamily lending. As a Fannie Mae DUS®, Freddie Mac Program Plus® and MAP- and LEAN-approved FHA lender, the Multifamily and FHA Finance groups are focused on lending to property owners, investors, and developers of multifamily properties across the country. The Capital Markets group specializes in financing commercial real estate for owners and investors across the United States, securing capital from large institutions such as life insurance companies, commercial banks, CMBS lenders, pension funds, and specialty finance companies. The Proprietary Capital group develops new financial products and provides institutional advisory, asset management, and investment management services with respect to debt and equity, including bridge financing. Walker & Dunlop, LLC has more than 400 employees located in offices nationwide. For more information about the Company, please visit www.walkerdunlop.com or follow us on Twitter at @Walkerdunlop.SOURCE Walker & Dunlop, Inc.