Rocket: Mortgage Drives the Green with Powerful New Partnership with Bryson DeChambeau
Partnering to include a unique Rocket branded headgear for DeChambeau’s rocket propelled pilot, branded placement on his left sleeve and a role among the growing number of star athletes representing Rocket Mortgage
DETROIT, April 5, 2021 – Rocket Mortgage, the nation’s largest mortgage lender, today announced a new partnership with 2020 US Open champion Bryson DeChambeau, the current FedEx Cup leader on the PGA Tour and number 5 in the world. The driver will now don a new personalized Rocket Mortgage branded headgear and the company logo will appear on the star golfer’s left sleeve.
DeChambeau is no stranger to Rocket Mortgage as he is the reigning champion of the Detroit-based Rocket Mortgage Classic.
“Golf fans are glued to their screens every time Bryson takes the tee. He’s an innovator changing the way people think about the great game of golf, just as we’ve changed the perception of how easy it is to get a mortgage with our digital solutions, ”said Casey Hurbis, Director of Rocket Mortgage Marketing. “At Rocket Mortgage, whether it’s hosting the very first basketball game on a live aircraft carrier or creating the biggest Super Bowl Squares game in history, we love to be on a big stage and find opportunities and partners to build truly epic activations that demonstrate how the Rocket Companies and the athletes impact the bottom line.
DeChambeau enjoyed immense success during his early years on the PGA TOUR. In addition to winning the Rocket Mortgage Classic, he has seven more victories, including his first major victory at the 2020 US Open, in his five years of professional golf.
“I look forward to working with and learning from Rocket Mortgage and Rocket Companies, as one of my goals is to expand my impact on communities by creating positive and lasting change among the younger generation,” DeChambeau said. “As a champion of the Rocket Mortgage Classic, I have had the chance to deepen and learn who they are as a company and what they stand for. I realized there was a lot of alignment between my work helping kids achieve their educational goals and what they do to educate Detroit homeowners.
Rocket Mortgage is the title sponsor of the Rocket Mortgage Classic, which will be played for the third consecutive year at the historic Detroit Golf Club on Independence Day weekend. The company is also the official mortgage provider for the PGA TOUR.
About Quicken Loans / Rocket Mortgage
Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest mortgage lender, enables the American dream of homeownership and financial freedom through its obsession with a cutting-edge digital customer experience. The company closed $ 320 billion in mortgage volumes in all 50 states in 2020. In late 2015, Quicken Loans launched Rocket Mortgage, the first fully digital mortgage experience. Currently, 98% of all home loans issued by Quicken Loans use Rocket Mortgage technology.
Quicken Loans moved its headquarters to downtown Detroit in 2010. Today, Quicken Loans and Rocket Companies employ 24,000 full-time members nationwide. The company generates loan production from web centers located in Detroit, Cleveland and Phoenix and operates a centralized loan processing facility in Detroit. Quicken Loans has been ranked # 1 in the country for customer satisfaction for primary mortgage origination by JD Power for the past 10 consecutive years, 2010 – 2019, and also # 1 in the country for customer satisfaction. customer base among all mortgage agents for the last seven consecutive years, 2014 – 2020.
Quicken Loans was once again named to FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list in 2020 and has been included in the top third of the magazine’s companies on the list for the past 18 consecutive years. Additionally, Essence Magazine named Quicken Loans “The Nation’s # 1 Workplace for African Americans.”
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