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2010 Canadian Mortgage Award Nominees

Below are the nominees for the 2010 Canadian Mortgage Awards.

Best of luck to all!


ING Direct Mortgage Brokerage of the Year more than 25 employees

  • Axiom, Sherwood Park, Alta.
  • Centum, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Dominion Lending Centres, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Invis, Langley, B.C.
  • Mortgage Intelligence, Mississauga, Ont.
  • Mortgage Alliance, Toronto, Ont.
  • Mortgage Architects, Mississauga, Ont.
  • Verico, Vancouver, B.C.
  • The Mortgage Group, Toronto, Ont.

ING Direct Mortgage Brokerage of the Year less than 25 employees

  • Alpha House Mortgage Corp., Markham, Ont.
  • CBM Canada’s Best Mortgages, Victoria, B.C.
  • Domus Financial, Oakville, Ont.
  • Financial Enterprise Corp., Richmond Hill, Ont
  • Monster Mortgage, Toronto, Ont.
  • Mortgage Managers, Hammonds Plains, N.S.
  • Obsidian, Scarborough, Ont.
  • Westcor, Calgary, Alta.
  • Your Mortgage Store, Wasaga Beach, Ont.

BridgeWater Bank Mortgage Broker of the year -more than 25 employees

  • Chad Wilson, Axiom, Winnipeg, Man.
  • Angella Calla, Dominion Lending Centres, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Dale Bridges, Bridges Mortgage Services, Saskatoon, Sask.
  • Kevin Boucher, Invis, Toronto, Ont.
  • Diana Zitko, Meridian West Coast Mortgages, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Peter Majthenyi, Mortgage Architects, Toronto, Ont.
  • Gary Meger, Neighbourhood DLC, Barrie, Ont.
  • Faye Drope, Verico Sand Dollar Mortgage, Parksville, B.C.
  • Ian Rundle, Verico the Mortgage Professionals, Kingston, Ont.

Macquarie Mortgage Broker of the Year – less than 25 employees

  • Lance Cook, Canada’s Best Mortgages, Victoria, B.C.
  • Darryl Swallow, Consumers Choice Mortgages, White Rock, B.C.
  • Lou Perotta, Domus Financial, Oakville, Ont.
  • Andre Glockl, Home Mortgage Canada, Tsawwassen, B.C.

Commercial Mortgage Broker of the Year

  • Tom Marcantonio, Canada ICI, Montreal, Que.
  • Andrew Odd, CB Richard Ellis, Toronto, Ont.
  • Graham Thom, Gatland Financial, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Dale Bilton, Mortgage Intelligence, Kitchener, Ont.
  • Randy Buckley, Murray and Company, Toronto, Ont.
  • Andrew Bennett, Nexus Development Corp, Richmond, B.C.
  • Tony Kalla, Westbridge Mortgage Services, Vancouver, B.C.

Home Trust Alternative Broker of the Year

  • Dave McKitrick, Alta West, Calgary, Alta.
  • Kevin Bownick, Ambro & Associates, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Linda Colpitts, Dominion Lending Centres
  • Valley Financial, Langley, B.C.
  • Harvey Wood, Mortgage Intelligence, Troy, Ont.
  • Kam Brar, Verico Select, Victoria, B.C.

Street Capital, Best New Comer – Mortgage Broker Firm

  • Mike Cameron, Axiom, Sherwood Park, Alta.
  • Phil Lovera, Lovera Capital Vancouver, B.C.
  • Richard Samuels, Obsidian, Scarborough, Ont.

Best Advertising

  • Dominion Lending Centres, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Monster Mortgage, Toronto, Ont.
  • Mortgage Architects, Mississauga, Ont.
  • Mortgage Intelligence, Mississauga, Ont.
  • Verico, Vancouver, B.C.

TDMP Best Branding

  • Dominion Lending Centres, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Mortgage Intelligence- MaxWell Canyon Creek, Calgary, Alta.
  • Monster Mortgage, Toronto, Ont.
  • OMAC Mortgages, London, Ont.
  • Team Get ‘Er Done, Parksville, B.C.
  • Verico- Jessi Johnson Mortgage Team, Vancouver, B.C.

Best Newcomer – Lender Underwriter

  • Ambrose Wong, Bridgewater Bank, Calgary, Alta.
  • Paisley Boone, First National Financial LP, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Luba Slabooussova, ING Direct, Toronto, Ont.
  • Shane Kool, Street Capital, Vancouver, B.C.

Genworth Financial Best Individual Newcomer

  • Wayne Kainu, Verico Boomerang Financial, Calgary, Alta.
  • Erica Cusumano, Dominion Lending Centres, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Lisa Cuff, Dominion Lending Centres, Barrie, Ont.
  • Michael Sjerven, Dominion Lending Centres, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Julie Stamp, Dominion Lending Alliance, Oshawa, Ont.
  • Robert Hooper, Verico Fair Mortgage Solutions, Oakville, Ont.
  • Lisa Perrot, First Foundation, Edmonton, Alta.
  • Tyler Hildebrand, Mortgage Architects, Saskatoon, Sask.
  • Tiffany Clark, The Mortgage Group, Grande Prairie, Alta.
  • James Laird, Verico True North Mortgage, Toronto, Ont.
  • Nick L’Ecuyer, Verico The Mortgage Wellness Group, Barrie, Ont.

CMHC, Best Lender Underwriter of the Year

  • Lauren Birch, First National Financial LP
  • Jackie Murray, First National Financial LP
  • Sam Samadi, First National Financial LP
  • Christine Siddiqui, ING Direct
  • Sarah Singh, ING Direct
  • Linette Stobie, ING Direct
  • Barb Starr, Macquarie Financial
  • Walter Vega, MCAP Mortgage Corp.
  • Ben Ho, MCAP Mortgage Corp.
  • Jennifer Medeiros, MCAP Mortgage Corp.
  • Stacey Williams, Merix Financial
  • Danielle Walker, Merix Financial
  • Raeleen Sparkes, Merix Financial
  • Lou Tavernese, Paradigm Quest
  • Sandy Shacklady, Scotia Mortgage Authority
  • Darren Todd, Street Capital
  • Jeff Crump, Street Capital
  • Tatiana Parc, Street Capital

Merix Financial Best Customer Service, individual office

  • Krystine McInnes, Dominion Lending Centres White House Mortgages, Vernon, B.C.
  • Mark Goode, Mark Goode and Associates, Orillia, Ont.
  • Stass Panagakos, Mortgage Intelligence – Stass Panagakos, Toronto, Ont.
  • David Armstrong, River City Financial, Edmonton, Alta.
  • Mike Averbach, The Mortgage Group (Averbach
    Mortgages), Vancouver, B.C.
  • Yousra Jomha, Western Mortgage Services, High River, Alta.

Mortgage Centre Canada Best Newcomer – Lender BDM

  • Kristi Sharpe, Home Trust, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Brad Checknita, Macquarie Financial, Vancouver,
  • Lucy Passarelli, MCAP Mortgage Corp, Toronto,
  • Rachelle Gregory, Merix Financial, Toronto, Ont.
  • Victor Peca, (formerly with) Street Capital, Toronto,
  • Alex Sigouin, Paradigm Quest, Toronto, Ont.
  • Matthew Finnen, Scotia Mortgage Authority,
    Edmonton, Alta.
  • Robert Nurnber, Street Capital, Halifax, N.S.

FirstLine Mortgages Best Internet Presence

  • Albert Mortgage Brokers Association
  • Canadian Mortgage Trends
  • Dominion Lending Centres
  • First Foundation
  • GoMax Solutions
  • Invis on the Peninsula
  • Mark Goode and Associates
  • MCAP Mortgage Corp.
  • Mortgage Wise Financial
  • The Mortgage Group (Averbach Mortgages)
  • Verico – Jessi Johnson Mortgage Team

Best Lender BDM of the year

  • Harry Singh, Equitable Trust, Toronto, Ont.
  • Doreen Walsh, First National Financial LP, Toronto, Ont.
  • Tom Taylor, First National Financial LP, Merrickville, Ont.
  • Cathy Tompkins, Firstline, Vancouver, B.C.
  • David Neville, Home Trust, Lower Sackville, N.S.
  • Catherine Halkyard, ING Direct, Victoria, B.C.
  • Frank Giacomini, ING Direct, Toronto, Ont.
  • James Haines, Macquarie Financial, Ottawa, Ont.
  • Dan Pultr, Macquarie Financial, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Daniela Perciballi, MCAP Mortgage Corp, Windsor, Ont.
  • Heather Cermak, Merix Financial, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Barb Morgan, Merix Financial, Kitchener, Ont.
  • Cynthia Kramer, Paradigm Quest, Toronto, Ont.
  • Chris Hoeppner, Street Capital, Vancouver, B.C.

Employer of Choice

  • Dominion Lending Centres, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • First National Financial LP, Toronto, Ont.
  • MCAP Mortgage Corp, Toronto, Ont.
  • Meridian West Coast Mortgages, Coquitlam, B.C.
  • Paradigm Quest, Toronto, Ont.

Home Loans Canada Best Community Service

  • Effort Jennifer Rossides, LendingHand Dominion
  • Lending Centres, Orleans, Ont.
  • Raquel Welch, Genworth, Kingston, Ont.
  • Maria Dominelli, Invis, Victoria, B.C.
  • Jim Rawson, Invis, Mississauga, Ont.
  • Bruce Coleman, Invis, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Steve Somerville, Mortgage Intelligence, Niagara, Ont.
  • Brian Nason, Mortgage Architects, Victoria, B.C.
  • Donna Ramsay, Mortgage Architects, Orangeville, Ont.
  • Peter House, Mortgage Intelligence, Belleville, Ont.

The Mortgage Group Best Industry Service Provider

  • Bridgewater Bank, Calgary, Alta.
  • Filogix, Toronto, Ont.
  • First National Financial LP, Toronto, Ont.
  • Firstline, Toronto, Ont.
  • Genworth Financial, Toronto, Ont.
  • GoMax Solutions, Penticton, B.C.
  • inContact, Stoney Creek, Ont.
  • ING Direct, North York, Ont.
  • MCAP Mortgage Corp, Toronto, Ont.
  • Merix Financial, Toronto, Ont.
  • Mortgage Protection Plan, Toronto, Ont.
  • Paradigm Quest, Toronto, Ont.
  •, Toronto, Ont.
  • Super Star Mortgage Coaching, Vancouver, B.C.