Coester VMS – Brian Coester Selected for HousingWire Vanguard Award

Founder and CEO of CoesterVMS Brian Coester selected as top 27 Housing Executive by HousingWire

Brian Coester, Founder and CEO of CoesterVMS, a nationwide provider appraisal management and technology, was awarded the Vanguard Award by HousingWire(HW) magazine. Coester was recognized for his work in building the company and spearheading technological advancements as well as his work in the community.

Coester, who started CoesterVMS in 2005, has ushered the company into the new age of valuations where technology and skill work together to provide the most accurate results. In addition, the company has grown exponentially year after year with new clients and in profitability under his leadership.

The editorial staff at HousingWire selected the winners based on tangible leadership within their companies and the industry at large. This award stands out from other HW awards as it identifies industry professionals and business leaders whose influence is felt throughout their organization, their communities and the whole housing industry.

“The HW Vanguard Award winners are some of the most powerful and influential leaders in our industry,” said Jacob Gaffney, HousingWire editor-in-chief. “They represent the cutting edge of management and strategy in the mortgage finance field, and the kind of leadership the housing industry needs to continue to drive the American economy forward.”

HW measures success of these leaders not just by earnings reports or stock prices, but how these leaders have inspired others through their passion, innovation and perseverance. The leaders come from diverse backgrounds but share one common trait: an unmistakable impact on the industry at large.

In addition to his efforts in building the company, Coester and CoesterVMS SVP Rob Scheer co-founded Comfort Cases, a non-profit that provides children in foster care with personal care and comfort items in a reusable bag.

“This is a great honor to be recognized for what I consider building a solid business and giving back to the community,” Coester said. “It is a privilege to have some of the most passionate people at Coester who have a spirit of excellence and a heart for the communities we serve.”

About CoesterVMS:

CoesterVMS is a nationwide appraisal management company that specializes in providing comprehensive management of appraisal operations for mortgage lenders. CoesterVMS’ in-house appraisal management solution combines the best service with the most advanced technology on the market. CoesterVMS guarantees all appraisal reports to fully comply with all regulations and guidelines. The company’s Cloud Control appraisal management technology is the only software of its kind to be built on the award-winning platform, and its “Coester-Mer” service is earning the company a reputation for the best customer service in the industry. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, CoesterVMS was founded as a local appraisal company and has since grown to a formidable nationwide force in the appraisal management segment.

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