Supreme Lending, a Dallas-based nationwide mortgage banker, has hired industry veteran Scott Bruns to head up its new branch in Sacramento, Calif.
As per a press release, the company plans to open three satellite branches in the greater Sacramento area in the next several months and a total of six to 10 branches throughout the state by the end of 2014. The new and upcoming branches are part of Supreme Lending's growth plan, which includes expansion in California and the Western U.S.
Bruns has worked in the mortgage industry for more than 24 years. Prior to joining Supreme Lending, he was an area manager for WJ Bradley Mortgage Capital, where he oversaw 24 loan originators. He also held senior sales executive positions with Sierra Pacific Mortgage, Western Bancorp, Paramount Equity and several other mortgage and financial services companies.Â Â Â
Bruns, who will play a key role in the company's expansion in California, has appointed 13 new employees, including loan officers, processors and sales managers, to work in the Sacramento branch. He is also overseeing a satellite branch in Irvine, Calif.