Jody Watters has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Branch Manager at Blue Spot Home Loansthe direct-to-consumer division of Cherry Creek Mortgage.
Watters, who previously served as the company’s sales manager for the past three years, has 24 years of experience in the mortgage industry and is licensed in 11 states.
He has held a variety of positions over a career spanning more than 20 years, including originator, broker and loan processor.
Watters ran his own mortgage brokerage firm for 13 years before venturing into several mortgage lenders, including Fairway Independent Mortgage, Home Loans Today and Guaranteed Rate.
In his new role, Watters will use his vast experience to expand Blue Spot’s footprint in locations across the country.
Launched in 2017, Blue Spot Home Loans is a digital lender that allows loan borrowers to get same-day loan pre-approvals, apply for a home loan, and upload documents online. The lender is licensed in 20 states, including California and Texas.
“Cherry Creek Mortgage has given me a great opportunity to help more borrowers and their families finance their dream home,” Watters said in a statement. “I look forward to expanding Blue Spot’s footprint into more places.”