2017 Finalists

Individual Awards

Asset Finance Broker of the Year

Tom Caesar, Positive Group - Positive Lending Solutions

Matthew Ford, Finestream Capital

Ian Fraser, Fraser Financial Services (QLD)

Oliver Li, Option Finance Australia

Mhairi MacLeod, Astute Ability Finance Group

Rodney Michail, 1800Approved

Commercial Broker of the Year

Frank Durso, AUS Finance Group

George Giovas, Axius Partners

Jean-Pierre Gortan, Lending Association

Daniel Holden, HoldenCAPITAL

George Karam, BF MONEY

Domenic Lo Surdo, Stamford Capital Australia

Jeff Pang, Reginsun Credit

Ian Robinson, Robinson Sewell Partners

Jeff Schembri, Schembri Financial Consulting

Jayden Vecchio, Red & Co

Customer Service of the Year - Individual (metro)

James Buchanan, Aussie, Morningside

Katie Costa, Rise High Financial Solutions

Glenn Crombie, Loan Market

Adam Donald, Capita Finance Solutions

Sarah Farrugia, SAF Finance

Chris Foster-Ramsay, Foster Ramsay Finance

Colin Lamb, Mortgage and Finance Solutions

Jonathan Lee, Mortgage Choice, Williamstown

Luke Robertson, Private Client Services Australia

Carl Violeta, Violeta Finance

Customer Service of Year – Individual (regional)

Holly Bertsos, Niche Finance, Bundall

Brady Henley, One Plus One Financial Solutions, Rosny Park

Xavier Quenon, Go Mortgage Corporation, Helensvale

Daniel Rees, Property Investor Finance, North Lakes

Ian Robinson, Robinson Sewell Partners, Wagga Wagga

Bertie Stanley, Stanley Finance, Mudgee

Finance Broker of the Year

Chris Azzi, Loan Market Fairfield

Matthew Carr, MC Mortgage Solutions

Simon Chesson, AustAsia Finance Brokers

Marshall Condon, Neue Black

Michael Deegan, DO Financial

Justin Doobov, Intelligent Finance

Andrew Mirams, Intuitive Finance

Ian Robinson, Robinson Sewell Partners

Mark Stevenson, Bell Partners Finance

Tamara Virgo, TV Financial Services and Financial Planning

Industry Thought Leader of the Year

Jason Back, The Australian Lending & Investment Centre

Blake Buchanan, eChoice

Eric Dong, EK Mortgage

Chris Foster-Ramsay, Foster Ramsay Finance

Glenn Mitchell, Vow Financial

Katrina Rowlands, Mortgage Success

Graeme Salt, The Futurus Group

Loan Administrator of the Year

Maria De Sousa, Strategic Investor Group

Debra Donald, Capita Finance Solutions

Belinda Herbert, Classic Finance Group

Melanie Imbruglia, 1st Street Financial

Elizabeth Kirkland, The Australian Lending & Investment Centre

Hume Leow, Entourage Finance

Kasey Parker, Positive Group - Positive Lending Solutions

Leona Teal, Go Mortgage Corporation

Justina Wang, Option Finance Australia

Newcomer of the Year

Nelson Bedoya, Loan Market

Shirish Bhatia, Iconic Financial Services

Natasha Choi, The Australian Lending & Investment Centre

Aaron Christie-David, Atelier Wealth

Bruce Li, Loan Market

Vincent Moore, Entourage Finance

Barry Thatcher, Thatcher Davis

Alex Veljancevski, Eventus Financial

Weng Wong, Equatorial Finance Solutions

Michael Xia, Mortgage Channel

Regional Broker of the Year

Josh Egan, Astute Financial, Gippsland

Mark Collins, Aussie, Port Macquarie

Brett Compton, Oxygen Home Loans, Central Coast

Kirsty Dunphey, Up Loans, Launceston

Lee Harvey, Loan Market

Brenden Lowbridge, Investor Loans Network, Beresfield

Xavier Quenon, Go Mortgage Corporation, Helensvale

Brian Smith, LCD Debt Solutions, Wamberal

Bertie Stanley, Stanley Finance, Mudgee

Tamara Virgo, TV Financial Services and Planning, Esperance

Residential Broker of the Year

Joshua Bartlett, Loan Market

Matthew Carr, MC Mortgage Solutions

Mark Davis, The Australian Lending & Investment Centre

Justin Doobov, Intelligent Finance

Josh Egan, Astute Financial, Melbourne City South and Gippsland

Jason Guo, Centum Mortgage Group

George Kanellis, CFC Finance

Colin Lamb, Mortgage and Finance Solutions

Daniel O'Brien, PFS Financial Services

Rogan Yates, Yellow Brick Road

Group Awards

Aggregator of the Year

AFG

Choice Aggregation Services

Connective

FAST Group

Finsure Finance and Insurance

Boutique Aggregator of the Year

Astute Financial Management

Custom Equity Group

eChoice

KeyInvest Lending Services

National Finance Choice (NFC)

Specialist Finance Group

Broker Marketing Platform of the Year

AFG

Mortgage Choice

Customer Service of the Year – Office (5 or less brokers)

Empower Wealth Advisory

Entourage Finance

MC Mortgage Solutions

Momentum Wealth

Neue Black

PFS Financial Services

Robinson Sewell Partners

SAF Finance

The Local Loan Company

Unique Finance Services

Customer Service of the Year – Office (more than 5 brokers)

1st Street Financial

Finance 365

Home Loan Connexion

KeyInvest Lending Services

Option Finance Australia

Resolve Finance

Rise High Financial Solutions

Shore Financial

TAG Group

Value Finance

Diversification Program of the Year

Astute Financial Management

Finance Unlimited

Green Funding

Investor Loans Network NSW

Mortgage Choice

One Plus One Financial Solutions

Optalife Financial Services

Option Finance Australia

Positive Group - Positive Lending Solutions

TAG Group

Innovator of the Year

1800Approved

DPN

iSelect

Lendi

Property Investor Finance

Resolve Finance

XIN Mortgage

Major Brokerage of the Year – Franchise

Aussie

Loan Market

Mortgage Choice

Smartline

Major Brokerage of the Year – Non-Franchise

Acceptance Finance

Home Loan Connexion

Home Loan Experts

Investor Loans Network

iSelect

Option Finance Australia

Oxygen Home Loans

Resolve Finance

Shore Financial

Strategic Investor Group

Marketing Campaign of the Year

Accession Finance

Lendi

Liberty Network Services

Option Finance Australia

TAG Group

New Office of the Year

Aussie, Neutral Bay

Aussie, Norwood

Aussie, Stones Corner

Choice Home Loans, Coffs Harbour

Mint Equity

Neue Black

The Financiers Group

Value Finance

XIN Mortgage

Office of the Year – Franchise

Aussie, Parramatta

Choice Home Loans, Parramatta

DPN, Cronulla

Loan Market, Ferntree Gully

Mortgage Choice, Brisbane City

Mortgage Choice, Williamstown

Office of the Year – Non-Franchise (5 or less brokers)

Coronis

Finance Detective

MacNab Finance

Mario Borg Strategic Finance

Momentum Wealth

Mortgage and Finance Solutions

Neue Black

PFS Financial Services

SAF Finance

Search Mortgages

Office of the Year – Non-Franchise (more than 5 brokers)

1st Street Financial

Assured Home Loans

Go Loans

Home Loan Connexion

Positive Group - Positive Lending Solutions

Shore Financial

TAG Group

The Australian Lending & Investment Centre

The Loan Company

Westgate Financial Services

Regional Office of the Year

Aussie, Launceston

Choice Home Loans, Coffs Harbour

Fife, Goulburn

Investor Loans Network, Beresfield

LCD Debt Solutions, Wamberal

Loan Market, Picton

Mint Equity, Somersby

Mortgage Choice, Cairns

TV Financial Services and Planning, Esperance

Zobel, Mt Gambier

Social and Community Service Program of the Year

1st Street Financial

Assurance Finance and Business Solutions

Astute Ability Group

AustAsia Group

Beach Finance

Classic Finance Group

Home Loan Experts

Loan Market, Greater Springfield

Option Finance Australia

TAG Group

Technology Platform of the Year

AFG

Connective

eChoice

Lendi

Liberty Network Services

My Local Aggregation

The Loan Company

Training and Education Program of the Year

Aussie

Finsure Finance and Insurance

Home Loan Experts

Mortgage Choice

PLAN Australia

Shore Financial