February 17, 2017, Greenwood, IN – AppraiserVendor, a leading provider of national appraisal and valuation management solutions, specializing in delivering products and services of quality and integrity to the residential real-estate mortgage industry, is proud to announce and welcome Stephen French as the company’s Chief Operating Officer. French will be responsible for the operational leadership of the firm, planning and directing all aspects of AppraiserVendor’s operational policies, objectives, and initiatives. Further, he will oversee the attainment of short and long term financial and operational goals, while directing the company’s development to ensure future growth.
He joins the AppraiserVendor team after serving 9 years as the Executive Vice President of Operations for Nations Valuation Services, Inc (NVS) located in Columbus, OH. NVS is a leading competitor in the national appraisal management industry.
French earned his degree in Public Administration, with an emphasis in Organizational Development from San Diego State University in California. A results-driven professional with a team-building mentality, he began his career in Valuations Management with NVS in 2001. As the driving force in both development and implementation of regulatory compliance, quality control, automation, and workflow efficiency, French oversaw financial growth of 110% in his first 3 years with the firm, creating a framework of success specializing in:
- Policy and Procedure Development and Implementation
- Business Continuity Planning
- Strategic Operational Analysis
- Efficiency Strategy
- Integration/Systems Planning and Development
- Vendor Management
- Financial Planning/Forecasting
- Business Development
- Marketing and Advertising
Leveraging his business acumen and executive experience, French has drawn upon his knowledge and practice in several areas of real estate including property management, finance, product/systems development, and sales, to become a recognized industry leader. With a proven track record of implementing necessary strategies for business development and growth, as well as policy and procedure in a highly competitive, regulated, and volatile industry, French has shown his dedication to achieving results by maintaining a reputation built on character, service, and uncompromising ethics.
French states: “I am thrilled to be a part of the AppraiserVendor team. My entire career has been spent in organizational development, management, and leadership in the real-estate valuations industry, and I look forward to continuing that tradition through innovation and devotion to exemplary service with AppraiserVendor.”
Aaron Vaziri, AppraiserVendor President and CEO, states: “We are very excited to welcome Steve to our team at AppraiserVendor. Not only will he bring a tighter focus on customer relationship quality and organizational development, but will also be a great role model for our employees and vendors who interact with him.”
Aaron Vaziri, 888-418-2676