Inlanta Mortgage announces Senior Management promotions

John Knowlton, Nicholas DelTorto, Chris Knowlton, and Joe Ramis receive promotions at Inlanta Mortgage.

John Knowlton, Nicholas DelTorto, Chris Knowlton, and Joe Ramis receive promotions at Inlanta Mortgage.

Inlanta Mortgage announces Senior Management promotions

Inlanta Mortgage announces multiple promotions in several key positions.

John Knowlton is a veteran of the mortgage industry. He started Inlanta Mortgage in 1993 with two branch locations. John will leave his post as CEO to serve as Chairman of the Board for Inlanta Mortgage.

Nicholas DelTorto will remain president and assume the role as CEO. “I consider myself privileged to know and work with Nick. He has done a great job in leading our company and senior management team since his promotion to president in 2012. He is dedicated to Inlanta and the success of our company,” said John Knowlton, Chairman of the Board.

Chris Knowlton, former vice president of marketing and information technology, is now senior vice president and chief information officer. Chris has been with Inlanta for 19 years. He has grown to lead all of the marketing and information technology teams, overseeing all branch internet functions, websites, social media, marketing, and customer retention programs. “It has been great to see his growth with our company,” said John Knowlton.

Joe Ramis, former vice president of business development, is now senior vice president of loan production. Joe has been with Inlanta since 2007. During this time, he has positioned the company for branch growth and has always been a great advocate for Inlanta’s branch employees. His new position will focus on continued branch and loan production development.

“Each of these individuals has been instrumental in our company’s growth and success. We look forward to our continued growth and success as they assume their new roles,” said John Knowlton.

About Inlanta Mortgage

Headquartered in Brookfield, Wis., Inlanta Mortgage was established in 1993. The company has grown to 37 branches in 16 states and over 240 employees. Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is an agency-approved lender for Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, FHA/VA, FHA 203K and USDA. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs.

Inlanta Mortgage was recently named a Top Workplace for a third time in 2015. Inlanta has also received the Platinum Million Dollar USDA Lender Award and has been recognized as a Top Mortgage Employer by National Mortgage Professional and a Top 100 Mortgage Banking Company and 100 Best Mortgage Companies to Work For by Mortgage Executive Magazine.

Our Mission

Inlanta’s mission is to be the home financing partner that you trust to serve your family, friends and community. Through our family of dedicated mortgage professionals, our commitment is to deliver an exceptional experience. Our unwavering dedication to integrity, honesty and ethics is the foundation of all of our relationships.

Partnership Opportunities

Inlanta Mortgage continues to expand its branch network and encourages ethical lending professionals to learn more about our support platform and discover how an Inlanta branch partnership with Inlanta Mortgage is essential to long term success.

For more information on Inlanta branch partnerships, contact Inlanta Mortgage’s Branch Development Team at 262-439-4242 or email partners@inlanta.com.

20th Anniversary Video – Inlanta Mortgage

Celebrating 20 Years – Anniversary Video

Inlanta Mortgage is proudly celebrating its 20th Anniversary! Check out our Anniversary Video and learn more about our past, present and future.

About Inlanta Mortgage

Twenty years ago, our CEO and founder, John Knowlton assembled a small group of mortgage professionals and began offering mortgage lending services in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Twenty years later, Inlanta Mortgage continues to thrive, employing more than 200 people in 16 states.

Inlanta Mortgage offers Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is fully delegated HUD-FHA including FHA 203K, VA, and USDA approved. Inlanta Mortgage also offers numerous state bond agency programs. Review Inlanta’s mortgage loan programs here.

Inlanta Mortgage is a multi-state mortgage banker based out of Brookfield, Wisconsin. NMLS# 1016. Inlanta Mortgage is proud to be a recent recipient of a 2012 Top Workplace Award.

Inlanta Mortgage Voted Top Workplace in 2012

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Top Workplace 2012

John Knowlton, founder of Inlanta Mortgage, believes honesty and employee satisfaction to be his recipe for success. That commitment led rise to Inlanta Mortgage employees voting their workplace as a Top Workplace in 2012.

Inlanta Mortgage in the Beginning

When Knowlton began operations as First Choice Mortgage in 1993, he knew he wanted to take a different approach to helping people achieve their dreams. Almost 20 years later, Knowlton’s start-up has grown into Inlanta Mortgage, Inc. serving 14 different states and continuing to expand.

At the core of Inlanta’s business is a commitment to customer satisfaction, building relationships and taking an honest approach to financing their customers’ dreams.

“We take pride in the highest level of honesty, integrity and ethics in all of the services we provide for our customers,” said Nicholas J. DelTorto, Executive Vice President for Inlanta Mortgage. “Our employees are the reason we are able to live up to that standard.”

DelTorto firmly believes that Inlanta Mortgage can only be successful when employees feel a sense of ownership and pride in their company which translates into great customer service. To help foster this culture, Inlanta Mortgage works hard to involve employees in decision making and keeps them happy and healthy with wellness initiatives and annual company outings to a Brewers game.

“Since I founded Inlanta Mortgage in 1993, I’ve made my employees’ well-being, opportunity for success and happiness a priority,” Knowlton said. “I firmly believe that the foundation of any successful business stems from great employees. We will remain committed to our employees and their well-being in the future.”

Top Workplace Awards Breakfast

John Knowlton invited a number of employees to join him at the Awards Breakfast held at the Milwaukee Italian Community Center on Friday, April 18th. Attendees included Jean Badciong – Chief Operating Officer, John Watry – Chief Financial Officer, Joe Ramis – VP of Branch Development, Chris Knowlton – VP Technology and Marketing, Ashley Duvernell – Marketing Coordinator, Adam Deputy – Brookfield West Branch Manager, and Kip Warzon – Brookfield West Loan Officer.

Many companies were recognized as a Top Workplace, but Inlanta Mortgage distinguished itself as being the only mortgage company. Winners were featured in the Sunday edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel but Top Workplace 2012 details can be found online here.

About Inlanta Mortgage

Headquartered in Brookfield, Wis., Inlanta Mortgage was established in 1993. The company has grown to 32 branches in 16 states and over 220 employees. Inlanta Mortgage provides its partner branches with Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac agency products, as well as a full suite of jumbo and portfolio programs. The company is delegated FHA/VA, FHA 203K and USDA approved.

Inlanta Mortgage was named a Top Workplace in 2012, has been listed on Mortgage Technology’s Top 25 Tech Savvy Lenders List in 2010, 2011, and 2012, Milwaukee Business Journal’s “Top 25 Largest Milwaukee-Area Mortgage Banking Companies,” and Mortgage Executive Magazine’s “Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America” in 2011 and 2012. Inlanta Loan officers have also been named as Milwaukee Magazine’s “Top Mortgage Professionals.

The company’s platform supports high producing professional partner offices with the latest technology and product menu focused on unsurpassed service and quality to both the consumers and employees. Inlanta takes pride in the highest level of honesty, integrity and ethics in all its business dealings. It is a member of numerous state Mortgage Bankers Associations and Lenders One, the largest cooperative of mortgage bankers in the nation. Inlanta is an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. For more information, please call Inlanta Mortgage at 262-439-4260, email info@inlanta.com or visit the company’s website at http://www.inlanta.com.