Grandbridge Congratulates Doty and Hasskamp on Earning Certified Commercial Mortgage Servicer Designation

Published On: 06.03.13

Charlotte, N.C. – May 24, 2013, CampusMBA, the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) education platform, awarded 22 mortgage industry professionals with its recently established Certified Commercial Mortgage Servicer (CCMS) designation. This first class of CCMS designees received their certification at MBA’s Commercial/Multifamily Servicing and Technology Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. Grandbridge Real Estate Capital Vice Presidents Anne Doty (Birmingham) and Shelley Hasskamp (Los Angeles) were members of the inaugural class.

“I want to congratulate Anne and Shelley on earning their CCMS designation from MBA. It was an honor for me to be at the opening session when they were recognized. They both represent the very best in our industry and I am very proud to be on the same team with them at Grandbridge,” said Grandbridge President and COO Dave Roberts.

MBA Chairman Debra W. Still, CMB, congratulated the designees, saying “This inaugural class of CCMS graduates, as well as those who follow, will be looked upon with respect in the commercial servicing industry. I applaud these individuals for their commitment to professional development and industry leadership.”  

The CCMS designation is a symbol of professionalism and commitment to servicing and recognizes a thorough understanding of the changing, complex and challenging commercial mortgage servicing industry. CCMS designees will demonstrate high levels of achievement and command respect due to their professional accomplishments, as well as their unparalleled knowledge of mortgage servicing.

“The curriculum we have developed for the Certified Commercial Mortgage Servicer course is such that the mortgage professionals who earn this designation will be looked upon by their peers as experts in commercial mortgage servicing,” said MBA’s Vice President of Education Jeffrey Schummer. “CampusMBA is known for being the gold standard in professional development in the real estate finance industry and the CCMS program only strengthens that reputation.”
Qualifications for the CCMS designation include industry education, commercial mortgage industry experience, commitment to the industry and participation in MBA and the issues that face the industry. All CCMS designees will also be required to maintain their designation with continuing education and participation in the MBA and the commercial real estate finance industry.

About Grandbridge Real Estate Capital LLC

Charlotte, N.C.-based Grandbridge, a subsidiary of Branch Banking and Trust Company (BB&T), has a broad investor base that includes insurance companies, CMBS investors, pension fund advisors, commercial banks and capital markets investors, as well as its proprietary lending platform, BB&T Real Estate Funding.

The company is a Freddie Mac Program Plus® Seller/Servicer, Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS®) lender and an approved FHA MAP and LEAN healthcare lender. Grandbridge arranges permanent commercial and multifamily real estate loans; services loan portfolios; and provides asset and portfolio management, as well as real estate brokerage services. Grandbridge has a current servicing portfolio of almost $30 billion and represents approximately 100 capital providers. More information about the company is available at www.grandbridge.com.