December 08, 2021

Bill Cosgrove, President and CEO of Union Home Mortgage, Named a 2021 Northeast Ohio Smart 50 Award Honoree

CLEVELAND – Dec. 8, 2021 – Union Home Mortgage is proud to announce that Bill Cosgrove, President and CEO of UHM, has been recognized as 2021 Northeast Ohio Smart 50 Award Honoree by Smart Business Magazine. 

The Smart 50 Awards recognize the top executives of the 50 smartest companies in the region for their ability to effectively build and lead successful organizations. All 50 winners were honored at a special celebration in November. Additionally, all guests were treated to a keynote address on what it takes to lead a successful “smart” company. 


About Bill Cosgrove 

Bill Cosgrove joined Union Home Mortgage in 1994 and became its sole owner in 1999. As president and CEO, he’s helped Union Home Mortgage experience incredible growth, expanding to 165 branches and more than 1,700 partners nationwide. He has focused on technology, marketing and branding, and people to scale the business, and improved its technological capabilities via an advisory board with core competencies in technology and key hires. He also ramped up the company’s branding and marketing efforts and built up internal resources that created a strong people pipeline. 

A recognized thought leader, Cosgrove is the first and only mortgage banker in Ohio to lead the Ohio Mortgage Bankers Association and the national MBA. He is also the founder of the MBA Independent Mortgage Banking Conference. 


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