Award Nominations

The WMBA Best in Business Awards were created in 2015 to recognize the exceptional work of individual employees and the commitment they have to the mortgage lending industry.

2018 Best in Business Statewide Award Categories
Mortgage Banker of the year
Best Industry Service Provider
Community Involvement Award
Rising Star
Best in Servicing
Best in Leadership
Best in Processing
Best in Underwriting
Best Loan Originator - Credit Union
Best Loan Originator - Community Bank
Best Loan Originator - Large Bank
Best Loan Originator - Mortgage Banker
Criteria for a Best in Business Nominee
*Must be employed by a member company of the WMBA
*Candidate demonstrates excellence, outstanding performance and dedication to the mortgage industry.
*You may submit multiple nominations by completing the survey more than once.
*2017 Award Winners are NOT eligible for the same award in 2018. See the list of the 2017 BIB Winners.
*Previous finalists ARE eligible to be nominated again.
Committee members are exempt from being nominated.

Include any information you feel is important for consideration of your nominee. Provide specific examples of how the nominee has demonstrated excellence, outstanding performance and initiative in their position. You may include information on awards or honors received, community, industry or committee involvement. Tell us what makes them awesome!

Characteristics to Consider
Professionalism                      Dedication
High Quality of Work               Impactful
Trustworthy                             Passionate
Mentor or Model Employee    Leader
Exceeds Expectations            High Producer
Resourceful                            Ethical
Referral Base                         Community Involvement/Outreach
Outstanding Service Delivery (internal and/or external)
Involvement/Participation with WMBA
Nominations Committee
The Best in Business Awards Committee, consisting of a large, diverse group of directors from the WMBA Board, Madison and Milwaukee Chapter board members, and a group of other members of record will screen all nominations and may contact nominators and nominees for additional information. The committee will then select the winners.The committee members are exempt from being nominated. Follow this link to see the 2018 Committee members.