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Safeguard Properties Announces Two Management Promotions

""Safeguard Properties"":http://www.safeguardproperties.com, the largest privately held mortgage field services company in the United States, recently announced two key promotions within its management team.

Kathy Cogan has been promoted to the new position of assistant vice president of account management, reporting directly to Safeguard CEO Alan Jaffa. Cogan will focus on business development within Safeguard's existing client base and bringing new clients on board. She also will take a more visible role representing Safeguard within the industry and will continue to be involved in corporate operations.


Cogan joined Safeguard in 2003 as part of the company's inaugural manager in training program. Later that year, she was promoted to research and development manager. In 2008, she moved into the role of client account manager in the REO department (post-foreclosure bank-owned properties), and in 2009 was promoted to director of REO client account management.

Safeguard also announced that Bryan Moledor has been promoted to director of REO account management in the expanded account management and customer service department within the REO service line.

Moledor joined Safeguard two years ago as REO client account supervisor and was promoted to REO client account manager in 2010. The department that Moledor leads will encompass Safeguard's client account representatives, inbound call center and broker direct representatives, and order entry associates.

Safeguard Properties, headquartered in Valley View, Ohio, was founded in 1990. The company inspects and maintains defaulted and foreclosed properties for banks, mortgage companies, investors, and other financial institutions.

Safeguard employs approximately 900 people, plus a network of thousands of contractors nationwide.

About Author: Carrie Bay

Carrie Bay is a freelance writer for DS News and its sister publication MReport. She served as online editor for DSNews.com from 2008 through 2011. Prior to joining DS News and the Five Star organization, she managed public relations, marketing, and media relations initiatives for several B2B companies in the financial services, technology, and telecommunications industries. She also wrote for retail and nonprofit organizations upon graduating from Texas A&M University with degrees in journalism and English.

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