Debbie Hoffman Stevie Award 2014

Digital Risk Chief Legal Officer Debbie Hoffman Named Finalist In 11th Annual Stevie® Awards For Women In Business

Stevie Award Winners to Be Announced in New York on November 14

Maitland, FL – October 14, 2014 – Digital Risk’s Chief Legal Officer Debbie Hoffman was named a Finalist in the Female Executive of the Year – Business Services category in the 11th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program.

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees and the companies they run – worldwide.  The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.

Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners will be announced during a gala event at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Friday, November 14.  Nominated women executives and entrepreneurs from the U.S.A and several other countries are expected to attend.   The event will be broadcast live on radio in the U.S.A. (and simulcast worldwide) by Biz Talk Radio and taped for a later television broadcast.

More than 1,200 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories, including Executive of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Communications Campaign of the Year.

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Digital Risk Chief Legal Officer, Debbie Hoffman

Debbie Hoffman oversees the operation of Digital Risk’s legal, compliance, risk and licensing functions. She is responsible for corporate governance, legal compliance of subsidiaries and lines of business, preparation and negotiation of legal agreements, legal regulatory issues and evaluating the company’s exposure to risk. Debbie advises the company on a wide variety of legal issues and directs the company’s outside counsel. In addition to her corporate legal duties, Debbie is responsible for client projects that require legal expertise and review. As an industry thought leader, her articles have been published in National Mortgage News, she has been quoted in Mortgage Daily, and she has been featured in Inside Counsel. Debbie earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor degree from the Albany Law School of Union University. She is Authorized Florida House Counsel, a Member of the US Supreme Court, the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, Southern District of New York and admitted to the New York and Connecticut Bars.

Finalists were chosen by more than 100 business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging.  Members of five final judging committees will determine the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging October 20-29.

“Every year we receive the most amazing and inspiring stories of achievement from women-owned and –run organizations around the world,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards.  “The first-round judges have told us how delighted they are with this year’s field of Finalists.  We’re looking forward to recognizing them in New York on November 14.”

Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/Women.

About Digital Risk, LLC

Digital Risk, LLC. is the nation’s largest independent provider of Risk Management Services, Compliance, Quality Control, Due Diligence, Valuations and Fulfillment Services for the complex and dynamic financial services market. The individual talents of Digital Risk’s thousands of analysts are amplified by the company’s proprietary technology and advanced analytics performed using the Making Mortgages Safe™ solutions suite.  Digital Risk, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mphasis Ltd, a HP Company.  To learn more visit, www.DigitalRisk.com.

Stevies LogoAbout The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.  Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.  Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.

Digital Risk Featured In HousingWire Fast50

Digital Risk Featured in HousingWire’s Fast50

The Industry’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies
An inside look at the high growth companies driving mortgages and housing forward
HousingWire
October 1, 2014

Full Press Release

Digital Risk Makes HousingWire’s 2014 Fast50

October 07, 2014 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

MAITLAND, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Digital Risk has been ranked No. 50 in HousingWire’s 2014 Fast50™. Each year, HousingWire, the nation’s most-read source of news and information for the U.S. housing economy, ranks the fastest-growing companies driving the housing economy in its Fast50™.

“Each of the companies on this year’s HW Fast50™ represent a critical and vibrant part of the future of the U.S. housing economy, and have demonstrated their ability to succeed in a fast-changing business climate.”

From fiscal year 2012 to 2013, Digital Risk experienced tremendous expansion in its originations, due diligence, loan fulfillment, compliance and valuations services. With release of new products, including its Governance, Risk & Compliance solutions and Veritas solutions, the company is positioned to see continuous growth in 2015.

“Digital Risk’s performance in the last 18 months has been encouraging compared to the industry. The HousingWire ranking is a testament of our strategic vision of diversification, as well as our company strength. We continue to innovate and look to expand our offerings across the financial services industry leveraging our technology and employees’ expertise,” – Peter R. Kassabov, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Risk.

“Each of the companies on this year’s HW Fast50™ represent a critical and vibrant part of the future of the U.S. housing economy, and have demonstrated their ability to succeed in a fast-changing business climate.” – Paul Jackson, CEO and publisher, HousingWire.

More than 400 companies were considered for this year’s program, spanning both private and public businesses representing all sectors of U.S. residential mortgage lending, servicing, investments and real estate operations. Roughly one-third of the companies recognized on the 2014 HW Fast50 are privately held. Digital Risk is extremely honored to be listed among these top 50 companies, especially considering it is the only compliance- and risk mitigation-focused company to have made the list.

Combined, firms ranked in the 2014 HW Fast50™ represented $52.7 billion in revenues during 2013, while posting a mean growth rate of over 230 percent. To learn more about this year’s winners, please visit http://www.housingwire.com/2014fast50.

About Digital Risk, LLC

Digital Risk, LLC is the nation’s largest independent provider of Risk Management Services, Compliance, Quality Control, Due Diligence, Valuations and Fulfillment Services for the complex and dynamic financial services market. The individual talents of Digital Risk’s thousands of analysts are amplified by the company’s proprietary technology and advanced analytics performed using the Making Mortgages Safe™ solutions suite. Digital Risk, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mphasis Ltd, a HP Company. To learn more visit, www.DigitalRisk.com.

About HousingWire

HousingWire is the nation’s most influential industry news source covering the U.S. housing economy, spanning residential mortgage lending, servicing, investments and real estate operations. The company’s news, commentary, magazine content, industry directories, and events give more than one million industry professionals each year the insight they need to make better, more informed business decisions. Winner of numerous awards, including a 2012 Eddie Award for national editorial excellence in the B2B Banking/Business/Finance category, HousingWire has been recognized for excellence in journalism by the Society of Business Editors and Writers, the American Society of Business Press Editors, the National Association of Real Estate Editors, and Trade Association Business Publications International. Learn more at http://www.housingwire.com.

About the HW Fast50™

The 2014 HW Fast50™ is ranked according to percentage revenue growth between 2012 and 2013, and includes both public and privately held companies. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenues by January 31, 2012. Companies must be for-profit and must have earned at least $50,000 in revenues during the 2012 calendar year. HousingWire reserves the right to exclude companies for subjective reasons, and in its sole discretion. The 2014 HW Fast50 is featured in the October 2014 issue of HousingWire Magazine, and can be found online at http://www.housingwire.com/2014fast50.

Contacts

Digital Risk, LLC Contact:
Brandie Young, 510-599-2785
Spokesperson
brandie@marketingtbd.com
or
HW Fast50™ Contact:
Kristy Figueroa, 469-893-1507
Manager, Customer Fulfillment
kfigueroa@housingwire.com

Digital Risk Says All Is Well

Digital Risk Says All Is Well

Company fires back at news story

Sept. 29, 2014

By Mortgage Daily Staff

While recent coverage of Digital Risk LLC might have suggested otherwise, the company says all is well despite the upcoming departure of its two top executives.

Mortgage Daily published a wire service story Sunday indicating that the chief executive officer and the president of Digital Risk are leaving.

In addition to respectively being CEO and president, Peter Kassabov and Alex Santos are also the co-founders of the Maitland, Fla.-based company.

But a spokeswoman for Digital Risk took issue with other parts of the story.

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Digital Risk Signed Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Mphasis

December 3, 2012

Digital Risk, the nation’s largest independent provider of mortgage risk, compliance and transaction management solutions, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by global services provider, Mphasis, a Hewlett Packard (HP) company.  The acquisition provides Digital Risk a global footprint to accommodate clients’ global risk and compliance needs, access to U.S. facilities to further accelerate growth of U.S. operations and access to Mphasis’ technology and analytical centers of excellence.

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Digital Risk Pinpoints Redefault Attributes

October 22, 2012

 Analysis from 100,000 loan modifications identifies 32 discreet borrower behavior segments more reliable in predicting redefault than credit history

CHICAGO, ILDigital Risk, the nation’s largest provider of mortgage risk, compliance and transaction management solutions, today at the MBA Annual Convention released findings from the analysis of 100,000 loan modifications using the Veritas™ Borrower Segmentation Engine which models borrower behavior to predict the likelihood of redefault and provides the reasons why the event will occur. These findings validate borrower lifestyle and behavior modeling, which is becoming a standard metric in the modification and lending decision processes.

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Digital Risk Unveils Veritas

August 1, 2012

Company introduces Veritas – the only multi-dimensional mortgage analytic platform that models systemic and operational risk for insight superior to single scoring methodology

MAITLAND, FL – Digital Risk, the nation’s largest provider of mortgage risk, compliance and transaction management solutions, today revealed Veritas, a mortgage analytics platform built on a vast repository of specific borrower, property and local real estate market data which provides multi-dimensional insight into the many facets of risk. The result is the most reliable method for understanding risk at the root cause, whether systemic or operational.

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Digital Risk Adds Gary Manfredi to Executive Team

Former Fannie Mae Executive Brings a Holistic Mortgage Industry Perspective to His New Role as Executive Vice President, Client Solutions

Digital Risk, the nation’s largest provider of mortgage risk, compliance and transaction management solutions, today announced that Gary Manfredi has joined the company as executive vice president of Client Solutions. Manfredi brings unique end-to-end mortgage industry experience to Digital Risk. His strategic perspective will assist the company’s origination, GSE and secondary market customers in managing origination capacity while ensuring loan quality and mitigating repurchase risk.

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Digital Risk Named Top Financial Services Company

May 23, 2012

2012 SMART AwardsACG SMART Awards Recognize Central Florida Companies Making Outstanding Contributions to the Business Community

Digital Risk LLC, the nation’s largest provider of mortgage risk, compliance, and transaction management solutions, today announced it was awarded top financial services company at the ACG SMART Awards Ceremony. The awards were announced at a luncheon in Orlando on May 18, 2012, and are given to companies that bring value to Central Florida through outstanding accomplishments in culture, growth, business creativity, and economic contribution.

“As a company headquartered in the Orlando area, we are committed to the community and doing right by our employees and the citizens of Florida,” said Peter Kassabov, Digital Risk’s Chief Executive Officer. “The Association of Corporate Growth has a stellar reputation for bringing together middle-market, high-growth companies, and we are honored to be recognized by such an excellent organization.”

The Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG®)is a global community for middle market M&A dealmakers and business leaders focused on driving growth. The Orlando chapter connects growing businesses in Central Florida with local, national, and global capital markets to facilitate relationship building between these companies, capital sources, and professionals active in corporate finance.

“At ACG, our members are business professionals at the top of their game, and we are proud to recognize the best of the best with our annual SMART Awards,” said Melanie Fernandez, President of ACG Orlando. “Digital Risk’s impressive growth and ongoing commitment to creating Florida-based jobs, as well as attracting top talent to the area made the company a natural choice for the 2012 award in the financial services category.”

For more information on the ACG and the SMART Awards, visit www.acgorlando.org.

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Digital Risk Calls for Industry Standards Task Force

May 8, 2012

Transparency in Due Diligence Requirements and Standards will Bolster Confidence in Mortgage Industry Analytics and Underwriting Protocols

Digital Risk LLC, the nation’s largest provider of mortgage risk, compliance and transaction management solutions, today at the MBA National Secondary Market Conference called for the creation of a due diligence industry standard task force to develop standards and requirements in mortgage risk due diligence. The company calls for ratings agencies, due diligence firms, deal sponsors, originators and investors to come together and agree on standard practices to improve transparency and confidence in underwriting, fraud and regulatory compliance, particularly RESPA reform. Without such diligence standards, private capital will continue to ebb from the RMBS market, and furthermore, the industry may face additional government regulation.

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Digital Risk Chairman Provides Mortgage Industry Perspective to White House Business Council

March 22, 2012

Kassabov Says Key Corporate America Needs To Invest In And Train Employees

MAITLAND, FL — March 22, 2012 – Digital Risk, the nation’s leading and largest risk management and compliance solutions provider, reports that Peter Kassabov, the firm’s chairman and chief executive officer, provided commentary and insight to the White House Business Council in Washington D.C. earlier this week.

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