Every week it seems like the VA Unit banking team in Cleveland is up to something. They’re so involved in the veteran community that I have to be on my game 24/7 just to be able to keep up. It’s a good thing for them I welcome the challenge. The team’s most recent endeavor was in support of our partnership with Operation Homefront for their Back to School Brigade.
Last year, some of the elite forces of our VA loan unit showed the Tough Mudder who’s boss, and this year was no different. Tough Mudder 2013 was conquered in support of, and in honor of, our partners at Paralyzed Veterans of America. The course was also conquered with the overall goals of Tough Mudder in mind which support and encourage participants to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project – a cause that’s also close to our hearts at Quicken Loans.
By now you probably know that at Quicken Loans, we provide expert advice and amazing client services. And you should know how we also support veterans organizations like Paralyzed Veterans of America because we really care about the men and women who serve in our country’s armed forces. We have partnered with Paralyzed Veterans of America in support of their Mission: ABLE project. Recently, their national president, Bill Lawson, stopped by our Cleveland office to take a tour and learn about what we do on a day-to-day basis.
British publication, The Guardian, features Dan Gilbert and the revitalization of downtown Detroit he is spearheading.
Just a few weeks ago Fathead released a new national commercial with an awesome score done by beat boxer and Bizdom employee, Stevie Soul. The story of how it came to be is a hilarious example of being in the right place at the right time, and the diverse group of people working at the Quicken Loans family of companies.
Quicken Loans supports National Heart Month by raising awareness of heart disease and healthy living tips through company-wide and sponsored events.
Cleveland talk radio host Tony Rizzo (ESPN Radio WKNR 850) had some nice things to say about Quicken Loans and his mortgage banker, Colleen Kutz. I know Colleen and I’m not surprised Rizzo had such a great experience working with her for his mortgage. She’s one of the really good one. For sure.
Fathead made custom graphics for the North American International Auto Show for COBO Center while it’s still under renovations.
We’re #13 for 10. That’s right. For the 10th year in a row, Quicken Loans is on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list. In fact, we’ve been in the top 30 each of those 10 years. I hate to brag, but you know, when you got it, you got it. Yo.