August 14, 2020
Mortgage Choice has appointed Jerome Smith to the role of Head of Franchise Recruitment.
Reporting through to David Zammit, General Manager, Distribution, the Head of Franchise Recruitment is responsible for the continued growth of the Mortgage Choice franchise network.
Speaking about Mr Smith’s appointment, Mr Zammit said “We are thrilled to welcome Jerome to Mortgage Choice. For 28 years we have been helping Mortgage Choice franchise owners create strong sustainable businesses. We believe Jerome’s extensive experience in sales and a deep understanding of the property industry and franchising will help us find the new generation of talent to grow our iconic brand.”
“Jerome has spent the last few years in the real estate industry successfully growing the LJ Hooker and Ray White franchise networks. In his most recent role, Jerome was the Senior Network Development Manager and Senior Auctioneer with the LJ Hooker Corporation. During his time at Ray White and LJ Hooker, Jerome expanded the brands into new Australian markets, hired 150 new salespeople and established 29 new offices."
“Jerome’s high-energy personality, ability to build and maintain strong business relationships and his growth driven mindset will be invaluable to helping Mortgage Choice deliver its growth strategy,” concluded Mr Zammit.
Speaking about his appointment, Mr Smith said, “I am excited to be starting this new chapter of my career with an iconic Australian Company. Mortgage Choice is a pioneer in this industry and its brand name is synonymous with mortgage broking. I’ve always been passionate about helping people take their businesses to new levels of success and I see Mortgage choice as the perfect vehicle to achieve this.”
“The role of mortgage brokers is more important than ever and in challenging economic times Australians turn to professionals and brands they know and trust. It is this consideration I hope to leverage to help ambitious entrepreneurs start their own Mortgage Choice business,” concluded Mr Smith.