Ellie Mae President and CEO Jonathan Corr named a Glassdoor Top CEO in 2018

PLEASANTON, Calif. – June 20, 2018Ellie Mae President and CEO, Jonathan Corr, has won a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award honoring the Top CEOs in 2018. Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites, released its annual report recognizing the Top CEOs, which highlights top leaders employees love working for in countries throughout North America and parts of Europe.

Among chief executives recognized by employees in the U.S., Corr received an impressive 96 percent approval rating based on the anonymous and voluntary reviews Ellie Mae employees shared on Glassdoor throughout the past year, and ranks 14 out of the top 100 CEOs for large companies.

"I am honored to be included on Glassdoor's highest rated CEOs list with so many incredible leaders who put their people first," said Jonathan Corr, president and CEO, Ellie Mae. "Thank you to Glassdoor for providing the opportunity for all of us to receive real-time feedback on what we're doing right and areas we can improve. I love my job because of the opportunity I have to work side-by-side with our innovative Ellie Mae teammates and to create a positive environment in which every employee loves their work, while we continue our company’s mission of automating everything that is automatable in the mortgage industry.”

Ellie Mae’s digital mortgage solution enables banks, credit unions and mortgage lenders to originate more loans, lower origination costs and reduce the time to close, all while ensuring the highest levels of compliance, quality and efficiency. The Company is headquartered in Pleasanton, California and its 1600 employees serve over 2,400 lenders and mortgage brokers who originate approximately 35 percent of all residential mortgages in the United States and more than 26 million transactions annually. As a high-tech company with strong core values and an employee-first workplace, Ellie Mae was recognized as a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award winner, was named a San Francisco Business Times Best Place to Work and was one of Fortune’s 100 Fastest Growing Companies in 2017.

“Winning a Glassdoor Top CEO award is a true acknowledgement of exceptional leadership, as it reflects the opinions of the employees who work with a chief executive every day. I congratulate all of this year’s winners on this significant achievement,” said Robert Hohman, Glassdoor co-founder and CEO. “It can be a real recruiting advantage to have a top-rated CEO at the helm of a company who has strong support from his or her employees. The best CEOs are inspiring, trustworthy, innovative and can be great motivators for people to bring their best selves to work.”

When employees submit reviews about their company on Glassdoor, they are asked to rate various factors about their employment experience, including their overall satisfaction and other workplace attributes like senior management. As part of these ratings, employees are also asked to rate whether they approve, disapprove or are neutral about the job their CEO is doing.

Among the 770,000 companies reviewed on Glassdoor, the average CEO approval rating is 69 percent.

See the complete list of all Top CEOs in 2018: https://www.glassdoor.com/Award/Top-CEOs-LST_KQ0,8.htm

About Ellie Mae

Ellie Mae (NYSE:ELLI) is the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry. Ellie Mae’s technology solutions enable lenders to originate more loans, reduce origination costs, and shorten the time to close, all while ensuring the highest levels of compliance, quality and efficiency. Visit EllieMae.com or call 877.355.4362 to learn more.

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Ellie Mae Media Contacts

Erica Harvill
Ellie Mae, Inc.
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