St. Louis, MO (July 1, 2016) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., a locally owned privately-held St. Louis-based national mortgage banking firm, has been selected once again as one of the Top Places to Work in the region. This marks the fifth consecutive year Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. has been on the list. Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. is the only Mortgage Banker named on the Top Workplaces list in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Every year, WorkplaceDynamics and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch come together to recognize local companies that create a positive work environment for their employees. The evaluation for the Top Workplaces program is based upon feedback from an employee survey. To qualify for the Top Workplaces list, 35% of a company’s employees must complete the survey. Cornerstone surpassed this requirement, having an 82% response rate from its employees.

Cornerstone has succeeded in creating a positive work environment for their employees. Even through challenging economic times in the market and unexpected events such as the passing of their former President and co-founder Jim Dean, Cornerstone has prospered and grown.

The company was not only recognized as being a Top Workplace but President/CEO, Angi Stevenson was featured as one of the Top Confidence-Boosting Leaders in the St. Louis region on Ms. Stevenson was named a Top Confidence Boosting Leader for her interaction with her employees.

Angi has been very open and responsive … I believe we are headed in the right direction,” one employee said of Stevenson in a survey response. “She handles everything and shows a genuine interest in each employee,” said another.

When asked about the Top Workplaces list, President/CEO Angi Stevenson, “Our employees are at the core of Cornerstone’s success. It’s an honor to be named one of the Top Places to Work for the last 5 years. We know this is a tremendous achievement and we are so grateful to each member of our team for making Cornerstone a great place to work every day.”

Senior Vice President/COO, Brad Bradford went on to say, “We are focused on hiring the mortgage industry’s best and brightest people. We work hard to cultivate a culture that people want to be a part of.”

Cornerstone continues to grow rapidly each year. At the time of the survey, Cornerstone had a total of 161 employees. That number has grown to over 211 employees and the company continues to hire talented team members. Cornerstone’s team repeatedly breaks company records for loan production and closed loan volume. Recently, the company became licensed in Utah, South Carolina and North Dakota. Cornerstone is now licensed in 10 states including Missouri, Illinois, Kansas, Ohio, California, North Dakota, Florida, Utah, South Carolina, and Texas.

Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. is always looking for talented individuals to join their team. If you feel like you would be a good fit, please email your resume to

For More Information, Contact:
Angi Stevenson, President/CEO
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. – NMLS 223109
17280 N Outer 40 Rd., Suite 100
pChesterfield, MO 63005

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