ATLANTA, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Primary Capital Mortgage (PCM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Sharon Bitz as its new VP, Western Region supporting Wholesale Account Executives as well as Broker and Correspondent business partners in the Western Region. An advocate of growth and technology, Sharon joins PCM with more than 25 years of experience in Wholesale Mortgage Lending and Sales Management. Most recently she held the position of Senior Vice President, Wholesale Lending for Western Bancorp, a California company headquartered in San Jose, California.
Sharon will be responsible for hiring and supporting sales staff throughout the Western states and will report to George Phelps, President of Primary Capital Mortgage. "As we've experienced remarkable growth opportunities in the region, we knew bringing on a talented and experienced regional manager was necessary," said George Phelps, President. "Sharon was the ideal candidate for the position as she is extremely motivated, knowledgeable and connected, and she brings an exemplary track record of success in her craft. She will be a tremendous asset to our team." "I am thrilled to be working with Primary Capital Mortgage at such an exciting time," Sharon added. "I look forward to using my knowledge and deep relationships to build a strong and profitable region while leading the charge for change and innovative solutions that drive business performance." Sharon will be based in California and will lead a team of Account Executives in the Western States. About Primary Capital Mortgage: Founded in 1994 on principles of integrity and superior customer service, Primary Capital Mortgage (PCM) set out to become a best-in-class residential mortgage lender. In 2013, a strategic partnership with Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE:RSO) was forged to infuse PCM with the capital needed to develop non-agency products and better serve our residential borrowers.