CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LendingTree, the nation's leading source for online competitive loan offers, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded four highly coveted 2014 LeadsCouncil LEADER Awards in the mortgage category, maintaining the company's position as a provider for the best leads in the lending industry. This marks the fourth consecutive year that LendingTree has been recognized by the LeadsCouncil community with LEADER Awards.
LendingTree received the following awards: Most Improved Lead Generation Partner, Best Lead Quality, Best Conversion and Best in Class for Compliance. The awards recognize LendingTree's ongoing commitment to providing partners with world-class lead quality and customer service to help grow their businesses. "These four LeadsCouncil LEADER awards are a strong validation of rock solid strategy and years of hard work coming to fruition, driven by major improvements in all areas of the organization," said Gabe Dalporto, CMO and President, Mortgage at LendingTree. "We're honored to once again be recognized by our peers, partners and clients as one of the mortgage industry's top lead generation partners by LeadsCouncil." The LEADER awards were presented by LeadsCouncil, which is the first independent industry organization dedicating itself to advancing online lead generation. The LEADER Awards program includes a process whereby all LeadsCouncil members vote on the companies that best fit the award categories. About LeadsCouncilAs the largest independent industry organization focused on online lead generation, LeadsCouncil was created to promote best practices for online lead generation and customer acquisition, develop industry-specific research, and foster education and networking in the lead generation industry. Its members are comprised of consumer-facing organizations that buy leads, lead sellers and lead technology companies. About LendingTree, LLC LendingTree, LLC is the nation's leading online lender exchange and personal finance resource, helping consumers take charge of all their financial decisions, from budgeting to money management to mortgages to credit cards and more. LendingTree provides a marketplace that connects consumers with multiple lenders that compete for their business, as well as an array of online tools to aid consumers in their financial decisions. Since inception, LendingTree has facilitated more than 28 million loan requests and $214 billion in closed loan transactions. LendingTree provides access to lenders offering mortgages and refinance loans, home equity loans/lines of credit, and more. LendingTree, LLC is a subsidiary of Tree.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: TREE). For more information go to www.lendingtree.com, dial 800-555-TREE , join our Facebook page and/or follow us on Twitter @LendingTree. MEDIA CONTACT:Megan Greuling (704) 943-8208 Megan.Greuling@tree.com Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110518/MM04455LOGO SOURCE LendingTree, LLC