CU Companies adds account executives, expands into Montana

New Brighton, Minn (August 19, 2016) – CU Companies announces the addition of two new account executives, Mark Kirmse and Corey Cragun. In addition, the company has added Montana to the list of states in which it can service mortgage loans.

Kirmse comes to CU Companies with over 15 years of experience in the credit union industry. He has held positions in real estate, title and escrow, private mortgage insurance, credit reporting, and appraisal management. "It's a sincere pleasure to be working with credit unions and community banks alongside such an outstanding company and team," said Kirmse. "I look forward to sharing CU Companies' values and services with financial institutions in the Pacific Northwest, in order to help them find success in the lending industry."

Similarly, Cragun has been actively engaged in the credit union industry for over 15 years teaching, training, and preparing credit unions to enter and excel in the mortgage lending business to better serve their members. "My passion is helping financial institutions understand and capture the business of their borrowers," stated Cragun. "I am convinced that educating the borrower means retaining and growing with the borrower for years to come."

Kirmse and Cragun will be working in the states of Idaho/Washington/Oregon and Utah/Colorado/Arizona, respectively. Additionally, with CU Companies adding Montana to its territory map, the company is able to service 46 states in total.

About CU Companies: CU Companies was founded in 1987 by three Minnesota credit unions to offer a competitive mortgage solution for their members. Now CU Companies is owned by over 60 credit unions in Minnesota and offers a wide range of products and services to numerous credit unions and community banks across the nation. For more information, click to CU Companies is a DBA of C.U. Mortgage Services, Inc., NMLS #1037. Equal Housing Lender.