JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – June 20, 2016 — Black Knight Financial Services announced today that Tom Sanzone, its president and CEO, has won the EY Entrepreneur of The Year Florida award for the technology category. The award winners were announced at an awards gala on Thursday, June 9, at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Tampa.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of EY’s prestigious business award, which recognizes entrepreneurs for demonstrating excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, which offers insights and quality services to help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over.
Sanzone is part of a select group of high-achieving business leaders, who were selected as finalists by a panel of independent judges.
“I am deeply honored to accept this recognition on behalf of all Black Knight employees, who amaze me each day with innovative ideas and relentless commitment to support our clients with superior technology and data solutions,” Sanzone said. “Black Knight continues to find ways to use our offerings to both improve the mortgage industry and provide a better borrower experience throughout the loan lifecycle, and we deeply appreciate EY’s recognition for our accomplishments.”
LoanSphere is Black Knight’s premier, end-to-end platform of integrated technology, data and analytics supporting the entire mortgage and home equity loan lifecycle – from origination to servicing to default. The platform delivers business process automation, workflow, rules and integrated data throughout the loan process, providing a better user experience, cost savings and support for changing regulatory requirements. By integrating lending functions and data, Black Knight’s LoanSphere helps lenders and servicers reduce risk, improve efficiency and drive financial performance.
Clients that use multiple LoanSphere offerings, such as Empower and/or LendingSpace, Exchange, Quality Insight, Closing Insight and MSP, are considered Black Knight Enterprise clients and can realize exponential value from the integration of these technologies, as well as the utilization of Black Knight’s comprehensive data and analytics.
About Black Knight Financial Services, Inc.
Black Knight Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: BKFS), a Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) company, is a leading provider of integrated technology, data and analytics solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the mortgage lifecycle.
Black Knight Financial Services is committed to being a premier business partner that lenders and servicers rely on to achieve their strategic goals, realize greater success and better serve their customers by delivering best-in-class technology, services and insight with a relentless commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and leadership. For more information on Black Knight Financial Services, please visit www.blackknightinc.com/.
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