- Apr 7, 2005
- Professional Status
- Retired Appraiser
- North Carolina
Top Sales Executive Joins Zaio
Stock closed down $0.11 at $1.35 Canadian. Looks like the news hasn't caught up with the stock.SCOTTSDALE, AZ, March 11, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Zaio Corporation announces the appointment of Mark R. Chapin as Vice President, Zone Sales. Chapin will work with the Executive Management Team and Managing Director for Zone Sales, John Ross, and be involved in product sales as Zaio offers its unique technology for instant valuation services to the market.
"Mark brings a wealth of experience and recognition from within the appraisal community and the mortgage lending industry," said Thomas J. Inserra, Zaio Chief Executive Officer. "He will join a strong zone sales team to deliver Zaio's patent-pending technology to appraiser partners who serve over 500 lender customers. Mark's experience as an appraiser, working with the appraisal community and serving in leadership roles in the appraisal profession will help to continue growing zone sales among appraisers."
Most recently Chapin served FIS Valuation Solutions (formerly Hansen Quality) as Senior Vice President for Business Development. Prior to that post, Mark was Executive Vice President and Chief Appraisal Officer for Forum Technologies. From the late 1980s, Mark served Record Data as a regional Chief Appraiser then spent twelve years as Chief Appraiser for General American Corporation. A native of Richmond, Virginia, Mark began his career as an appraiser with his father, Les.
In welcoming Chapin to the sales team, Managing Director John Ross said, "This is a real plus for our zone sales effort. Mark has great contacts with appraisers, understands the industry and can effectively communicate the business advantage of zone ownership. Having a qualified professional appraiser in each of our 7,500 zones, equipped with our technology to serve clients instantly will move the appraisal profession to the front of the real estate transaction."
Mark is currently a Trustee of The Appraisal Foundation and two term former Chair of The Foundation's Industry Advisory Council. He is a designated member of the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers, a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association of America, and has served with The Title Appraisal Vendor Management Association.