New American Funding Awarded Silver Stevie® for Employer of the Year
- Aug. 19, 2020
New American Funding, a national leader in the mortgage industry, has won the Silver Stevie Award for Employer of the Year – Financial Services.
Led by its innovative co-founders, the husband and wife team of CEO Rick Arvielo and President Patty Arvielo, New American Funding was recognized for its outstanding accomplishments since the beginning of 2019.
Among the highlights:
- Awarded Better Business Bureau International Torch Award for Ethics
- Created work-from-home video campaign showing how executives and employees were coping during the pandemic and maintaining a work-life balance
- Hosted live stream sessions in which executives delivered company news, answered employees’ questions, and discussed humanitarian issues and strategies for meaningful change
- Hired over 1,500 new employees in 2020, with a special focus on recruiting Millennials, the next generation of mortgage professionals, to fill hundreds of openings
The company also won two Bronze Stevie Awards in the COVID-19 Response categories, including Most Innovative Work from Home Plan and Most Valuable Employer.
In 2003, Rick and Patty Arvielo set out to create a company with family-like friendliness. Known as “NAF360,” this all-around commitment to care has built an environment of trust, respect, and genuine concern for its clients, partners, and one another.
“This award is a reflection of how we conduct our everyday business,” Rick Arvielo said. “We proudly share this honor with every member of our happy, dedicated team that is driven to serve our customers with a wide array of niche loan products and elite, personalized service.”
The Stevie Awards for Great Employers are an international business awards competition recognizing the world's best companies to work for, and the HR teams, professionals, achievements, new products, and suppliers that help to create and drive great places to work.
To learn more about New American Funding’s career opportunities, visit their career page.