Category Archives: Press Release

2015 Benchmark Bank Thanksgiving Classic Field Announced

HOUSTON: The 2015 Benchmark Bank Thanksgiving Day Classic Powered by VYPE Magazine will feature several of the city of Houston’s top basketball programs in a two-day event held November 27th and 28th at The Woodlands High School. The field will be the best yet as seven of the 12 teams reached the playoffs a year…
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Malatesta Named To List of Top Originators in The Country by Scotsman Guide

Affiliated Mortgage’s Kelly Malatesta Ranked as One of the Nation’s Top Originators Scotsman Guide Releases Top Originators 2014 Rankings HOUSTON, TX – April  1st, 2014 -- Kelly Malatesta of Affiliated Mortgage, a division of Benchmark Bank, has been recognized as a Scotsman Guide 2014 Top Originator. Kelly Malatesta was ranked 50th in Top Dollar Volume and…
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Malatesta Ranks #40 in 2014 Top 200 Mortgage Originators in America

Malatesta Ranks in Mortgage Executive Magazine's Top 200 Mortgage Originators in America Kelly Malatesta of Affiliated Mortgage, a division of Benchmark Bank, has been ranked as the No. 40 mortgage originator in the U.S. in 2014 by Mortgage Executive Magazine. Based in The Woodlands, Texas, Malatesta totaled over $105 million for 320 loans in 2014.  She is…
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Malatesta Named a Hot 100 for 2015

Affiliated Mortgage’s Kelly Malatesta Ranked as a Hot 100 for 2015 by Mortgage Professional America Magazine. HOUSTON, TX – December 4th, 2014 -- Kelly Malatesta of Affiliated Mortgage, a division of Benchmark Bank, has been recognized as a Hot 100 for 2015 by Mortgage Professional America Magazine. This list, compiled annually, honors 100 people who have made…
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