Jody Collup

LANSDALE, Pa., Nov. 18, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Global DMS, a leading provider of Web-based compliant valuation management software, announced that its vice president of marketing, Jody Collup, has been named to HousingWire’s 2014 Influential Women in Housing list.

According to HousingWire, its fourth annual list honors high-achieving women across the U.S. housing economy – from residential mortgage lending, servicing and investments to residential real estate. The honors are given to individuals who are making notable contributions to both their businesses and to the industry at-large – with a specific focus on contributions made in the most recent 12 months. The publication states that the winners’ energy, ideas and achievements as well as commitment to excellence and progress give us a look at the future of the industry.

“I’m honored that HousingWire has recognized me for this prestigious award,” said Collup. “The mortgage industry is a highly fluid and compliance-intensive space right now, and as such there is lots to do in order to better the industry. I look forward to continuing helping be a positive, impactful influence on the mortgage industry.”

“Influence is often difficult to define, yet this year’s group of honorees embody the very spirit of that word,” said Paul Jackson, CEO, HousingWire. “The accomplishments highlighted by each person named to HousingWire’s Influential Women in Housing demonstrate unique commitment and vision that ultimately separates influential leaders from the rest of the pack.”

Jody is a marketing executive who possess more than 20 years of experience working in all areas of marketing communications. She holds experience in marketing strategy, branding, public relations, advertising, client communications, website management, trade shows, competitive analysis, project management and social media marketing.

Jody is currently the head of marketing at Global DMS, a leading valuation management technology provider for the mortgage industry. Before that, she was the director of marketing at Calyx Software, Inc. for six years where she was instrumental in maintaining and growing one of the most recognizable mortgage technology brands in the industry.

Jody is well-versed in sophisticated mortgage technology software solutions for lenders, banks, credit unions, GSEs, third party service providers, and other mortgage entities. She is an active participant in the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) and regularly serves as a thought leader and expert resource for the mortgage media.

About the 2014 Influential Women in Housing:
– Launched in 2010: the first such recognition program of its kind in the U.S. mortgage trade press. This is the 4th year of the program.
– Honors are given to individuals who are making notable contributions to both their businesses and to the industry at-large – with a specific focus on contributions made in the most recent 12 months.
– Each year, more than 150 applications are received for the program, and reviewed by HousingWire editors.
– Honorees cannot have been named to the immediate previous year’s list.
– The 2014 list includes 30 honorees in total.

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 prestigious 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 .

About Global DMS:

Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, Global DMS is a leading provider of commercial and residential real estate valuation solutions catering to lenders, servicers, AMCs, appraisers and other real estate entities. The company’s solution set is cost effectively delivered on a software-as-a-service (SaaS) transactional basis that ensures compliance adherence, reduces costs, increases efficiencies and expedites the entire real estate appraisal process. Global DMS’ solutions include its eTrac valuation management platform, eTrac WebForms, Global Kinex, AVMs, the MISMO Appraisal Review System (MARS) and

For more information, visit the company’s web site at or call (877) 866-2747.

Joe Bowerbank
Profundity Communications, Inc.

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Published on Tue, 18 Nov 2014 :: NEWS SOURCE: Global DMS :: This press release was issued on behalf of the news source (who is solely responsible for its accuracy) by Send2Press® Newswire, a service of Neotrope®.

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