Promontory Mortgage Path LLC

Bruce Witherell

Bruce Witherell

CEOPromontory MortgagePath Bruce Witherell, CEO of the Promontory MortgagePath (PMP) group of companies, has over 30 years of finance and mortgage markets experience. Prior to PMP, he was CEO of FirstKey Mortgage, a national lender and portfolio company of Cerberus Capital Management. Before joining FirstKey, Bruce was Chief Operating Officer of Freddie Mac in McLean, VA and Read More

Bruce Witherell, CEO of the Promontory MortgagePath (PMP) group of companies, has over 30 years of finance and mortgage markets experience. Prior to PMP, he was CEO of FirstKey Mortgage, a national lender and portfolio company of Cerberus Capital Management. Before joining FirstKey, Bruce was Chief Operating Officer of Freddie Mac in McLean, VA and was responsible for all Single Family and Multi Family operations and business lines. Bruce also has global and national executive leadership experience at both Morgan Stanley and Lehman Brothers. Bruce began his career at Credit Suisse First Boston and Household Finance.

David Essex

David Essex

CFOPromontory MortgagePath Dave has over 30 years experience building and running finance organizations focused in financial services and mortgage-related businesses ranging from start-ups to global enterprises. He currently oversees the finance, corporate and risk management functions for the Promontory MortgagePath (PMP) group of companies. Prior to PMP, Dave was CFO for a number of businesses including at Read More

Dave has over 30 years experience building and running finance organizations focused in financial services and mortgage-related businesses ranging from start-ups to global enterprises. He currently oversees the finance, corporate and risk management functions for the Promontory MortgagePath (PMP) group of companies. Prior to PMP, Dave was CFO for a number of businesses including at FirstKey Holdings (A Cerberus Portfolio Company), Morgan Stanley and Lehman Brothers. Dave began his career at Ernst & Young.

Randy Sidhu

Randy Sidhu

Head of Business Development & StrategyPromontory MortgagePath Randy is a senior professional with extensive experience in investment banking and financial services at FirstKey Mortgage (A Cerberus Portfolio Company), Freddie Mac, Lehman Brothers and KPMG. He is currently a Managing Director and leads Business Development and Strategy at Promontory MortgagePath.  Randy has held a diverse range of management positions in the past including Read More

Randy is a senior professional with extensive experience in investment banking and financial services at FirstKey Mortgage (A Cerberus Portfolio Company), Freddie Mac, Lehman Brothers and KPMG. He is currently a Managing Director and leads Business Development and Strategy at Promontory MortgagePath.  Randy has held a diverse range of management positions in the past including Senior Vice President (SVP) at Freddie Mac; SVP Operations at Lehman Brothers Small Business Finance; and SVP at Lehman Brothers Mortgage Capital & Lehman Brothers Fixed Income.  He has experience in all aspects of strategy and corporate finance including innovation and growth planning and management, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and capital raising. 

Andrew Ting

Andrew Ting

General CounselPromontory MortgagePath Andrew provides legal and business advice for the PMP group of companies, with an emphasis on compliance, financial regulation, intellectual property and transactional matters. Andrew was previously Senior Deputy General Counsel at Promontory Financial Group (PFG), providing legal advice for the company’s consulting business and software product portfolio. Andrew also counseled PFG’s financial institution clients Read More

Andrew provides legal and business advice for the PMP group of companies, with an emphasis on compliance, financial regulation, intellectual property and transactional matters. Andrew was previously Senior Deputy General Counsel at Promontory Financial Group (PFG), providing legal advice for the company’s consulting business and software product portfolio. Andrew also counseled PFG's financial institution clients on regulatory communications, financial regulations, risk management, compliance and consumer protection issues. Prior to PFG, Andrew was an attorney at Latham & Watkins and represented public companies and private equity funds in mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, corporate governance and intellectual property matters. Andrew began his career as a management consultant for clients in the pharmaceutical and entertainment industries.

Colgate Selden

Colgate Selden

Chief Compliance OfficerPromontory MortgagePath Colgate is a senior compliance attorney who oversees all aspects of mortgage regulatory and legal matters for the PMP group of companies.  Colgate was previously a consumer finance regulatory partner with Alston & Bird LLP counseling clients on the full range of federal and state compliance issues.  Colgate also held a senior counsel position in Read More

Colgate is a senior compliance attorney who oversees all aspects of mortgage regulatory and legal matters for the PMP group of companies.  Colgate was previously a consumer finance regulatory partner with Alston & Bird LLP counseling clients on the full range of federal and state compliance issues.  Colgate also held a senior counsel position in the Office of Regulations at the CFPB where he contributed to the development of key industry-changing rules and clarifications. Before joining the CFPB, Colgate was an attorney with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, where he was a member of the CFPB implementation team that developed policies on initial CFPB authorities and TRID disclosure prototypes.

Paul Katz

Paul Katz

Head of Bank RelationsPromontory MortgagePath Paul is a seasoned banking industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience in business development, state relations, association leadership, and public policy. He is currently responsible for expanding Promontory MortgagePath’s presence in the banking and credit union space.  Paul was previously at the American Bankers Association (ABA) in a host of senior level Read More

Paul is a seasoned banking industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience in business development, state relations, association leadership, and public policy. He is currently responsible for expanding Promontory MortgagePath’s presence in the banking and credit union space.  Paul was previously at the American Bankers Association (ABA) in a host of senior level positions spanning nearly two decades. Most recently, he was the Executive Vice President of the ABA-State Association Alliance where he managed the strategic relationship between the ABA and the 50 autonomous state bankers associations. Paul also held various posts at America’s Community Bankers Association and its predecessors.

 Promontech LLC

Michael Kolbrener

Michael Kolbrener

CTOPromonTech Michael has 25 years of experience creating innovative technology solutions in various industries. He has delivered complex programs in all areas of enterprise IT including Software Engineering, Infrastructure, and Analytics. Michael is most proud of his ability to foster high-performing teams that are acknowledged for their leadership, technical expertise, and delivery. Michael has played various Read More

Michael has 25 years of experience creating innovative technology solutions in various industries. He has delivered complex programs in all areas of enterprise IT including Software Engineering, Infrastructure, and Analytics. Michael is most proud of his ability to foster high-performing teams that are acknowledged for their leadership, technical expertise, and delivery.

Michael has played various leadership roles including CIO, CTO, and Head of Architecture while working, mainly, in Financial Services. He is a regular speaker and writer on topics related to application development, process management, and technology management.

Craig Wildrick

Craig Wildrick

Chief Product OfficerPromonTech Craig is responsible for developing, implementing and improving PromonTech’s lending technology portfolio.  Prior to joining PromonTech, Craig was the executive vice president of Enterprise Mortgage Lending of Zions Bancorporation where he oversaw the mortgage lending division in six affiliate banks. Craig was also the chief operations officer of Aurora Bank, where he was responsible for Read More

Craig is responsible for developing, implementing and improving PromonTech’s lending technology portfolio.  Prior to joining PromonTech, Craig was the executive vice president of Enterprise Mortgage Lending of Zions Bancorporation where he oversaw the mortgage lending division in six affiliate banks. Craig was also the chief operations officer of Aurora Bank, where he was responsible for improving operational efficiency, control, and technology. Prior to joining Aurora, Craig held several executive positions within Wells Fargo. Craig has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and his master’s in public policy from Harvard University.

Tony Pietrocola

Tony Pietrocola

Head of SalesPromonTech Tony got his start as an Apple Computer Systems Engineer and for the past 17 years he has founded and grown two successful technology companies in Fintech and the SaaS software space including vLoan.com and Bridgeline Digital. He has an excellent track record in building technology businesses and is dedicated to pushing the boundaries with Read More

Tony got his start as an Apple Computer Systems Engineer and for the past 17 years he has founded and grown two successful technology companies in Fintech and the SaaS software space including vLoan.com and Bridgeline Digital. He has an excellent track record in building technology businesses and is dedicated to pushing the boundaries with innovative tech companies that disrupt traditional business models. Tony leads sales and business development for PromonTech which is transforming the digital mortgage experience.

Susan Tobin

Susan Tobin

Chief Business ArchitectPromonTech Susan has 30+ years experience in credit and risk management, compliance, and IT in the residential mortgage space. She is responsible for defining the business scope and requirements to ensure development of a compliance-driven lending platform that offers full coverage of mortgage lifecycle activities for a broad set of users. Prior to PromonTech, Susan’s career Read More

Susan has 30+ years experience in credit and risk management, compliance, and IT in the residential mortgage space. She is responsible for defining the business scope and requirements to ensure development of a compliance-driven lending platform that offers full coverage of mortgage lifecycle activities for a broad set of users.

Prior to PromonTech, Susan’s career included roles at FirstKey Holdings as Chief Risk Officer, Redwood Trust as Managing Director and CIO, and Credit Suisse as Managing Director responsible for the development, design and implementation of a wholesale and correspondent lending platform.

 Promontory Fulfillment Services LLC

Ken Janik

Ken Janik

Head of OperationsPromontory Fulfillment Services Ken has over 30 years of experience in mortgage operations, technology and residential real estate services. He currently oversees Promontory Fulfillment Services (PFS) where he is melding the technology of PromonTech with a best-in-class fulfillment offering that will minimize client costs and cycle times. Prior to PFS, Ken held senior leadership positions with ISGN Solutions Read More

Ken has over 30 years of experience in mortgage operations, technology and residential real estate services. He currently oversees Promontory Fulfillment Services (PFS) where he is melding the technology of PromonTech with a best-in-class fulfillment offering that will minimize client costs and cycle times. Prior to PFS, Ken held senior leadership positions with ISGN Solutions and the residential real estate group of Citi Private Bank, where he was Head of Operations and Technology. Ken began his career with CitiMortgage. Ken is also a licensed MLO in certain states (NMLS 1038926).

Rudy Orman

Rudy Orman

Head of SalesPromontory Fulfillment Services Rudy is responsible for leading the sales strategy at Promontory Fulfillment Services.  Rudy’s focus is on bringing the company’s loan fulfillment products and services to Financial Institutions by leveraging best in class technology. Prior to joining Promontory, Rudy was the Managing Director of Carrington Mortgage Holdings.  Rudy also ran business development at RCS (a division Read More

Rudy is responsible for leading the sales strategy at Promontory Fulfillment Services.  Rudy’s focus is on bringing the company’s loan fulfillment products and services to Financial Institutions by leveraging best in class technology.

Prior to joining Promontory, Rudy was the Managing Director of Carrington Mortgage Holdings.  Rudy also ran business development at RCS (a division of American Capital Mortgage Investment).  Before  RCS, Rudy held institutional sales positions at Goldman Sachs and Marathon Asset Management.   Rudy is a Certified Mortgage Banker.

Joe Darias

Joe Darias

Head of Technology & InfrastructurePromontory Fulfillment Services Joe leads our Promontory Fulfillment Services technology strategy efforts with unmatched expertise, routinely bridging mortgage fulfillment business requirements with technology platform solutions. Joe has excelled in deploying and leveraging lending technology in large enterprise mortgage operations. In addition to Joe’s detailed mortgage industry knowledge, he is an excellent platform engineer with deep experience with network, Read More

Joe leads our Promontory Fulfillment Services technology strategy efforts with unmatched expertise, routinely bridging mortgage fulfillment business requirements with technology platform solutions. Joe has excelled in deploying and leveraging lending technology in large enterprise mortgage operations. In addition to Joe’s detailed mortgage industry knowledge, he is an excellent platform engineer with deep experience with network, telephony and cloud technologies. At PFS, Joe plays a leadership role in delivering solutions that are reliable, efficient, and scalable.

Joe has held many leadership roles before joining PFS. As Vice President of Mortgage Technology at FirstKey Holdings (A Cerberus Portfolio Company), he managed all loan system platforms for both retail and correspondent channels.

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