The annual list compiled by HousingWire, now in its 11th year, spotlights the top 100 technology companies in the mortgage industry.
HousingWire has announced the 2023 Tech100 honorees, recognizing the most innovative technology companies in the housing economy. Each year the Tech100 program has continued to expand, and the applicants increase in caliber and innovation as the demand for technology in housing continues to progress.
“We are thrilled to be included in this year’s Tech100 list from HousingWire. At a360inc, we are innovating and challenging ourselves to look forward and create the transformational solutions that our clients in the lending, legal, and title spaces need today,” said Scott Brinkley, CEO of a360inc.
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Covius expands its relationship with a360inc’s Express Notary Service to include Remote Online Notarization technology, (RON)
a360inc, a leading technology and outsourcing solutions provider to the legal and financial services industries, announced today an expanded relationship with Covius Settlement Services to include Remote Online Notarization (RON) technology. The addition of RON is a natural expansion of a360’s long relationship with Covius as a notary provider and an effective response to the marketplace’s desire for paperless and contactless transactions.
“The market is changing; lenders and underwriters now see this technology as an indispensable tool and within three years we’re likely to see a large percentage of notary transactions taking place via RON,” said a360inc’s Chief Executive Officer Scott Brinkley. “By working together with Covius, we’re enabling RON technology solutions across the lifecycle of a loan.”
Joe Chappell, Executive Vice President at Covius Settlement Services, added, “RON technology provides an array of benefits to the doc execution process including the opportunity to provide a more flexible and user-friendly signing experience for the consumer while improving quality, and delivering significant cost savings. a360inc has been an excellent partner in supporting our overall consumer experience and we are excited to work with them in providing innovative technology-enabled solutions to our clients.”
a360inc Partners with SIGNiX to Provide Users with Access to Digital Signature and Remote Online Notary Technology
a360inc, a leading technology and outsourcing solutions provider to the legal and financial services industries, announced today it has entered a strategic partnership with SIGNiX, a national provider of digital signature and remote online notary (RON) technology. The partnership integrates SIGNiX solutions directly to a360inc enterprise clients, providing significant efficiencies to users and further incorporating a360inc’s seamless process flows into an entire real estate or default transaction.
“By partnering with SIGNiX, we’re positioning a360inc and our notary services team as leaders in the industry. The traditional real estate market remains strong as our lender and legal clients navigate the anticipated increases in modifications, forbearance exits, and loss mitigation,” said a360inc Chief Executive Officer Scott Brinkley.
The partnership, which comes on the heels of a360inc’s recent acquisition of Express Notary Services (ENS) late last year, will provide lender and legal clients and platform users with access to SIGNiX’s premier technology.
a360inc Further Expands Real Estate Settlement Services, Acquires California-based Express Notary Services
a360inc, a portfolio company of Knox Capital and a leading technology and outsourcing solutions provider to the legal and financial services industries, today announced the acquisition of Express Notary Services (ENS), a national notary and signing services provider based out of Irvine, California.
Founded in 2003, Express Notary Services provides national notarization and signing services and is one of the larger independent service providers to the real estate and legal marketplaces. ENS’s advanced CloseClear signing technology platform allows clients to fulfill their signing needs directly through the platform in a self-service model or through a variety of full-service options including vendor management, training, placement, document quality control and a multitude of reporting capabilities.
“We are excited to welcome the Express Notary Services team and add their CloseClear technology platform into the a360inc family. a360inc has remained laser-focused on introducing best-in-class technology and services capabilities to industry pockets where innovation and options have lagged market needs,” said a360inc CEO, Scott Brinkley. “With this latest addition to our lender and legal services portfolio, we will be able to offer a variety of solution models to our legal, lender and settlement services partners—from the full-service outsourcing of panel management, order placement and quality control, to lighter platform-based technology solutions, including remote online notarization (RON) solutions."