“We are thrilled to have Drew leading our marketing department,” said David Motley, colonial president. “Drew has proven to be an invaluable asset to the Colonial team over the past few years. We look forward to his vision as we continue to implement new technologies and find new and innovative ways to continue to be a leader in the banking, insurance and mortgage industry.”
Byrne has been with Colonial for over four years and most recently oversaw Colonial’s digital marketing footprint. Byrne was instrumental in Colonial’s recent rebranding and launch of the state-of-the-art website, GoColonial.com, as well as the exponential growth of the company’s social media efforts and digital.
“I am thrilled to take on this new role at Colonial,” said Byrne. “Colonial has a tradition of excellence that has made us a leader in the industry for over 65 years. I look forward to maintaining this level of excellence as we continue to implement and improve new new technologies to better serve our customers and their experience with us.”
Byrne continued: “More than ever, we realize that it is also essential that we are not only present when and where our customers expect us, but that we are able to communicate with them in different ways and through a variety of channels. “
Byrne joined Colonial in 2014 after serving as Director of Digital and Visual Media for the College of Media and Communication at Texas University of Technology. Byrne received her Masters in Mass Communication in 2011 and her Bachelor of Arts in Electronic Media and Communication in 2010, both from Texas Tech.
Founded in 1952 as the Fort Worth Mortgage Corporation, today Colonial is a national full-service financial institution headquartered in Fort Worth, TX. A federally chartered savings, Colonial is one of the largest residential mortgage servicers in United Stateswith a service portfolio of $26 billion. Colonial operates three mortgage origination divisions, Colonial National Mortgage, a leading retail mortgage lender; CU Members Mortgage, which provides mortgage services to credit unions nationwide; and Community Bankers Mortgage, which provides mortgages and services to community banks as well as a network of eight consumer/commercial banks located across North Central Texas. It is also affiliated with the Colonial Life Insurance Company of Texas, DuBose & Associates Insurance and Colonial Lloyds. The private company offers a full range of personal and commercial financial products and is responsible for approximately $1.5 billion in FHA, VA, Jumbo, Conventional, Condos and Innovative Single Closing Construction Loans every year. For more information, please visit GoColonial.com.
SOURCE Colonial Savings, FA