Stonegate Mortgage Corporation Hires Cori Drudge as Loan Originator

INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwire - November 17, 2008) - Stonegate Mortgage Corporation is pleased to announce the hiring of Cori Drudge as a Loan Originator for their Fishers, Indiana office.

Prior to joining Stonegate Mortgage, Mr. Drudge was the former President of The Mortgage Shop, specializing in new home purchases, new construction, and financial analysis for refinance transactions. Cori will be actively involved in mortgage loan production at Stonegate Mortgage Corporation.

"Cori is a great asset to our company. He brings with him over ten years of experience and a strong commitment to finding the products that best fit our client's needs," said Steve Landes, Executive Vice President of Stonegate Mortgage.

About Stonegate Mortgage Corporation

Stonegate Mortgage Corporation, headquartered in Fishers, Indiana, is one of the fastest growing mortgage lenders in the mid-west with branches in the following locations: Fishers, Greenwood, Plainfield and South Bend, IN, as well as, Lenexa, KS and St. Louis, MO.

More offices are planned for 2009 in Kentucky, Tennessee and Nebraska. For more information about Stonegate Mortgage Corporation, go to

Contact Information: Inquiries, Contact: Steve Landes Executive Vice President Stonegate Mortgage Corporation 913.432.3917