DOVER, Del., July 7, 2021 --  Keystone Funding, Inc. (Keystone) today announced the appointment of Kevin P. Harrigan as Chairman of its Board of Directors.

Harrigan most recently served as President and CEO of NewRez. Under his leadership, NewRez earned the distinction of becoming the Fastest Growing Mortgage Originator in the country from 2018-2020, with an exponential increase in both revenue and profits during that period. Harrigan's professional experience includes serving as President of Keybank’s lending division, President of an independent multi-state, multi-channel mortgage bank, and multiple senior management roles at Bank of America.

“Having Kevin join Keystone Funding is exactly what we need at this important time in our company’s history,” said Tim Paret, Keystone Funding CEO. “We’re on a fast track to achieve our mission of delivering the best customer experience that transforms the industry, and Kevin’s leadership and experience will be a key component that drives our continued growth and success.”

Keystone Funding was recently named on the Inc. 5000 2020 list as one of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies in the financial services sector.

Harrigan remarked, "I am very excited to join Keystone Funding at this pivotal moment to advance its innovative model for success. I look forward to working with the accomplished leadership team. Together, we will build a best-in-class culture and customer experience and take the company’s impressive national, multi-channel origination strategy nationwide.”

About Keystone Funding, Inc.

Keystone Funding was recently named in the top 15% of the fastest-growing companies in 2020 by Inc. 5000. Founded in 2006 by Jared Martin, Keystone Funding's vision is to disrupt the residential mortgage lending industry by leveraging its technology platform, deploying innovative strategies, and maintaining its commitment to culture and core values. The company brings a powerful combination of mortgage expertise, financial strength, and product innovation capabilities to the lending table to deliver innovative lending options, an easy application process, and a commitment to customer satisfaction.

Headquartered in Dover, Delaware, and with offices in five states, Keystone provides real estate financing services to thousands of customers each year. Keystone's Funding's core values are to make a difference in the communities it serves, providing good jobs to great people, and positively impact its customers' lives. Visit to learn more.

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