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PrimeLending President and CEO Todd Salmans Named CEO of the Year by Mortgage Executive Magazine

PrimeLending President and CEO Todd Salmans was recently recognized as CEO of the Year by Mortgage Executive Magazine. According to the publication, this award was based on company production, growth rate, reputation and overall integrity, and Salmans was an easy choice to receive this industry recognition.

“It is an honor to accept this award on behalf of all the employees at PrimeLending,” said Salmans. “This recognition is a reflection of their total commitment to our industry, our customers and to one another. I can think of nothing more gratifying than having the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of those who permit leaders to lead.”

In addition, PrimeLending received the top honor from Mortgage Executive Magazine’s Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America for 2011. Based on closed mortgage volume ranking and total units closed, PrimeLending earned the No. 1 spot with more than $8.7 billion in loan volume and more than 45,000 loans in 2011.

About PrimeLending

PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company, is a Dallas-based residential mortgage originator with more than 280 locations in 39 states and more than 2,300 employees. Offering fixed, adjustable rate, FHA, VA and JUMBO loans, permanent financing, refinancing and relocation programs, PrimeLending is licensed to originate and close loans in all 50 states. Founded in 1986, PrimeLending was ranked the No. 3 FHA lender in Texas and No. 6 in the nation for 2011. Find more information at

Source: FHA rankings are obtained from and are determined from data collected by the Department of Housing and Urban Development 

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