CoreLogic Hires Industry Veteran Greg Dennis to Head Appraisal Management Unit
Email Dan Smith
January 18, 2011, Santa Ana, Calif. –
CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, announced today that Greg Dennis has joined CoreLogic as head of Appraisal Management Services.
Dennis joins CoreLogic with more than 30 years of experience in the valuations and financial services industries. Most recently, Dennis was vice president, collateral valuation solutions at MDA Lending Solutions, Dallas, overseeing appraisal valuations and collateral solutions.
Prior to MDA, he held a number of senior positions, including president and chief operating officer at Landsafe Appraisal Services, a subsidiary of Countrywide Finance Corporation and one of the nation’s leading appraisal management companies.
Dennis has served on the board of directors for the Title and Appraisal Vendor Management Association (TAVMA), Real Estate Services Providers Organization (RESPRO), and the Appraisal Foundation Industry Advisory Council.
In his new role, Dennis will be charged with growing the CoreLogic appraisal business and developing additional product and channel development strategies. He will be based in Westlake, Texas and report to Scott Brinkley, senior vice president of Outsourcing and Technology Solutions at CoreLogic.
“The appraisal industry will soon be affected by new regulations at both the federal and state levels,” said Brinkley. “Acquiring a leader with Greg’s experience, talent and industry presence will help us navigate through these changes and solidly position CoreLogic for growth as the origination market rebounds over the next few years.”
“The valuations industry is in transition as a result of new regulations and continued market and economic pressures,” said Dennis. “But, I have no doubt that it will reinvent itself and that CoreLogic will be on the leading-edge of this transformation.”
Dennis received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Cincinnati.
CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX) is a leading provider of consumer, financial and property information, analytics and services to business and government. The company combines public, contributory and proprietary data to develop predictive decision analytics and provide business services that bring dynamic insight and transparency to the markets it serves. CoreLogic has built the largest U.S. real estate, mortgage application, fraud, and loan performance databases and is a recognized leading provider of mortgage and automotive credit reporting, property tax, valuation, flood determination, and geospatial analytics and services. More than one million users rely on CoreLogic to assess risk, support underwriting, investment and marketing decisions, prevent fraud, and improve business performance in their daily operations. Formerly the information solutions group of The First American Corporation, CoreLogic began trading under the ticker CLGX on the NYSE on June 2, 2010. The company, headquartered in Santa Ana, Calif., has more than 10,000 employees globally with 2009 revenues of $2 billion. For more information visit www.corelogic.com.