Churchill Mortgage Announces Whitney Blessington as Vice President of Marketing

– Lender leverages brand management and digital marketing expert for
future growth –

BRENTWOOD, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Churchill
Mortgage
today announced Whitney Blessington as its new vice
president of Marketing. In this role, she will lead the continued
development of its messaging and communication strategies across
traditional and emerging digital channels. Churchill is a leader in the
mortgage industry providing conventional, FHA, VA and USDA residential
mortgages across 36 states.

Blessington joins Churchill with more than 12 years of experience in
marketing, brand strategy, client engagement, digital marketing and
direct marketing across a variety of industries, providing her with a
unique and broad perspective that will serve the lender well. Prior to
Churchill, Blessington was a senior executive and marketing strategist
for a full-service technology consulting firm, Atiba Software, LLC,
where she served a range of businesses in healthcare, financial services
and retail. Prior to her most recent position, she was director of
Digital Marketing for Dave & Buster’s Inc., where she led all digital
communications.

Blessington also served as a consulting director for Bank of America,
where she was responsible for site advertising, promotional offers,
messaging, splash screens, email, and corresponding direct mail and
sales collateral associated with My Bank of America and Online Bill Pay
(now known as Online Banking). She also held senior leadership positions
at Ancestory.com and FedEx, where she received both the FedEx Five Star
Award and FedEx Marketing Coach of the Year Award. Blessington is a
member of the Direct Marketing Association and the Nashville Chamber of
Commerce.

“Churchill Mortgage has a solid reputation for not only providing
exceptional products and services to the communities it serves, but also
as an outstanding employer,” said Blessington. “It is an honor to join
such a fantastic team and I look forward to supporting their continued
growth.”

“Marketing and advertising continue to evolve, making it critical that
we have a keen understanding for borrowers’ preferences so we can
clearly communicate our message,” said Mike Hardwick, president of
Churchill Mortgage. “We are excited to welcome Whitney to the team and
confident that her more than a decade of experience in branding and
digital marketing will drive us forward. Her knowledge and proven
expertise will be advantageous to Churchill’s growth as the mortgage
industry strengthens.”

About Churchill Mortgage

Founded in 1992, Churchill Mortgage is a privately owned company by its
more than 300 employees. A full-service and financially sound leader in
the mortgage industry, the company provides conventional, FHA, VA and
USDA residential mortgages across 36 states. Unique within the industry,
it is the only mortgage lender endorsed by nationally syndicated radio
personality and personal finance expert and author, Dave Ramsey. Through
its consultative approach to lending and strong commitment to local
communities, the lender focuses on the right loan product for each
borrower, providing the education and tools necessary to ensure
borrowers’ financial stability. Churchill Mortgage is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Churchill Holdings, Inc.

For more information about Churchill Mortgage, visit www.churchillmortgage.com
or follow the company on Twitter @ChurchillMtg
and Facebook at www.facebook.com/churchillmortgage.

Contacts

For Churchill Mortgage
Michael Touchton, 678-781-7215
mtouchton@williammills.com