The SEM Culture & How We Have Changed The Path For The Future Of Our Employees

Kathy Gyselinck, Chief Operating Officer & Major Shareholder, discusses The SEM Culture & How We Have Changed The Path For The Future Of Our Employees.  “I have worked with Kathy at two banks and Southeast Mortgage of Georgia, Inc. for 30 years.  She shares our passion for fairness and opportunity for all.  As one of our largest shareholders, Kathy is an example that belief and dedication to a common goal can fulfill your life’s ambition.”  Cal Haupt, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.www.southeastmortgage.comPhone: 770-279-0222 …

Empowerment is Actions not Words

We have all seen the posts about empowerment and fairness in the workplace.  Southeast Mortgage has shared that belief and made tangible strides towards that relevant outcome since inception.  I believe a picture is worth a thousand words. 2018 Southeast Mortgage of Georgia, Inc. Officer GroupSince 1993, we have ensured all employees have the opportunity to be a shareholder (owner of Southeast Mortgage) and a path to earn the privilege of being an Officer of our company.Southeast Mortgage of Georgia, Inc., SEM, is not owned by a Husband and Wife, LLC with a couple of partners, nor a Family.  Our Family is…

Imitation Reinforces Southeast Mortgage is Effective

I truly get excited when competitors copy or mock what we do.  We have always chased the horizon with a mindful eye on sustainability and benefit to our Shareholders.  Every day we find a new island as we voyage forward using innovative and effective tools.SEM Innovations & Difference:> 20001- Internal Appraisal Management> CRM – Image based highly customized art that creates new applications for MLOs at no charge.  Also, capable of targeting market opportunity daily.> Social Based relationship development (Social MAX Offices)> Employee Stock Ownership Programs (Not an ESOP! ESOPs cash out an existing Owner)> Media Studio in house with…

SEM Rare Behind Scenes History Pt. 3 – Our Real Estate

This one is vary rare.  Probably 15 people have heard how the Club Drive Corporate site was found and developed.  Also I explain the decision to relocate to our newest 30,000 sqft Corporate Facility in Duluth is not what most people think.  When they get me talking about something I am passionate about, I never hold back.www.southeastmortgage.comPhone: 770-279-0222 …

“the first time in my career” – Inside Perspective

Our Partners and Clients want Great Service, Competent Advice, and Real Added Value.  Our Happy, Empowered, and Collaborative TEAM delivers.How does a 25-year Old “Employee / Shareholder Owned Common Stock Corporation” prosper through Two Recessions with the Highest Average Employee Tenure?  Culture, TEAM Spirit, Fairness, Unlimited Skill Based Opportunity.Knowing you matter, knowing you can make a difference, knowing your family time is important, and knowing you are on a team that you can own is a powerful formula for longevity of the TEAM and Empowerment of the American Dream! Katie is a smart motivated mortgage professional who remained loyal to…

Message To My Friends:

Message To My Friends:Cal HauptChairman & CEOSoutheast Mortgage of Georgia, Inc.Since graduating from GA TECH, I always wanted to work with teams.  My fondest and best memories were created from being with my football teammates thus I knew the same connections had to be the same in work.  Call it my surrogate to Football and team sports that were no longer my focus.I knew working out early in my teens and speed training prepared me for sports and opened the door to attend Citadel and GA Tech.  At Ga Tech, I realized preparing for my future was not going to…