""Mortgage Contracting Services LLC"":http://www.mcs360.com/site/default.aspx (MCS), a nationwide provider of property preservation, inspections, and REO property maintenance, announced Monday that Marc Hinkle has joined the company as SVP of strategic initiatives. In this position, he will focus on enhancing the client experience and integrating new technologies.[IMAGE]
Of his new role, Hinkle explained, ""Now more than ever it is critical to ensure the protection and preservation of neighborhoods throughout the nation. I'm looking forward to being a part of the MCS team where I can make a positive impact towards this effort.""
Hinkle joins MCS after more than 17 years at PHH Mortgage, most recently as VP and servicing manager. He also was VP of loan servicing for nine years and prior to that held other loan servicing positions.[COLUMN_BREAK]
During his time at PHH, Hinkle developed and employed an entire property preservation unit focused on placing HUD properties in conveyance condition and obtaining marketable title. His contributions were additionally critical to the servicer's successful implementation of the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP).
Through his tenure, Hinkle negotiated and implemented outsourcing solutions for foreclosure, REO claims, bankruptcy, collections property preservation, and REO marketing operations to third-party vendors. Hinkle also helped to transform PHH's loss mitigation process with new workflow functionality, full file imaging capabilities, web page redesign, and third-party vendor support to increase productivity by 106 percent.
An active member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, Hinkle regularly lends his expertise to speaking opportunities and panels at various industry events.
""Marc has a keen industry foresight that will serve MCS well in our efforts to help servicers protect and preserve the nation's communities,"" said Caroline Reaves, CEO of Mortgage Contracting Services.
""We pride our management team in collectively having hundreds of years experience in leading servicing shops and Marc is only adding to those numbers,"" Reaves continued. ""That knowledge has proven invaluable to our ability to anticipate market cycles, respond to clients' needs with new services, and work effectively with industry partners. We look forward to Marc's contributions to these endeavors.""