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WE STRIVE TO BE YOUR HAMILTON MORTGAGE ADVISOR FOR LIFE BY WORKING HARD TO MAKE THE MORTGAGE PROCESS TRANSPARENT, SEAMLESS AND STRESS FREE FOR BOTH OUR CLIENTS AND PARTNERS.

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about brian hogben

PRINCIPAL BROKER/ OWNER #M12000040

Brian began as a financial advisor and mortgage development manager for Scotiabank. With his over 10 years of experience, he navigates the mortgage process with ease and expertise. Canadian Mortgage Professional has ranked him among the top 75 mortgage brokers, and in 2015, awarded him Best Newcomer. His advice has been featured in the Globe and Mail, and he was recently a guest on 900CHML.

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brian's team

Mission35 Mortgages - Teresa Franciosa

Teresa Franciosa

MORTGAGE AGENT #M17002867

Teresa has forged world class relationships with our top lenders, and is therefore able to provide our clients with the approvals and solutions that best fit their individual needs. She has helped over 100 families secure financing for their dream home, and is persistent in the pursuit of helping you reach your personal and financial goals.

Mission35 Mortgages - Monica Dubon

MONICA DUBON

MORTGAGE AGENT aka: MORTGAGE CLOSING SPECIALIST #M15001050

Monica ensures a great customer experience, from the application to the close! Your point of contact throughout the entire process, she is responsible for collecting all required documentation. Put simply, she is our fine-tooth comb and your right-hand man. Her favourite part of your journey together is sharing the news that your file is complete, and you can begin packing up your home!

Mission35 Mortgages - Brenda Williamson

Brenda Williamson

MORTGAGE AGENT aka: OFFICE CAPTAIN #M17000279

With 20 years of banking experience, Brenda brings to our team her passion for great client care. She has long-standing relationships with lenders and works to secure the home financing that best fits your needs. Brenda seeks to build relationship with our clients and would love to sit down and chat with you about your options!

Mission35 Mortgages - Chelsea Bedard

Chelsea Bedard

MORTGAGE AGENT #M17000537

Chelsea is determined to find her clients the best possible solution for their financial needs. She provides valuable and memorable customer service by walking our clients through each stage. Whether you're looking to buy your first home or refinance your current mortgage, she promises to be there every step of the way!

Mission35 Mortgages - Doug Girvan

Doug Girvan

MORTGAGE AGENT #M17000231

Doug has over 40 years experience in commercial and residential financing, which gives him a unique viewpoint to assist you with mortgage financing. In addition to securing conventional mortgages, Doug is our reverse mortgage expert. He is passionate about setting families on a course to become mortgage free and able to save and invest for the future.

Mission35 Mortgages - Akad Jakubovic

Akad Jakubovic

CUSTOMER CARE MANAGER

Akad is the first point of contact for all incoming clients. She walks you through the application, while gathering key information to secure your home financing. Her mission is to make the process as seamless as possible and she does so with her positive attitude! She ensures the Mission35 brand and values are echoed throughout each interaction with our clients, realtors, and partners.

Mission35 Mortgages - Michelle Cole

Michelle Cole

RECEPTIONIST - ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

We recently welcomed Michelle to the Mission 35 team! She is the friendly face whose voice you first hear when contacting us. Be sure to congratulate her on her new position when you call or come in. We think it's a good one, but we might be a little bias ;).

Mission35 Mortgages - Amanda De Coste

Amanda De Coste

CLOSING EXPERT

Amanda promises a great customer experience, from the beginning to application to the end! she is responsible for collecting all required documentation. The word FUNDED will mean so much coming from her. So grab the duct tape and start packing!

Mission35 Mortgages - Joseph Giannola

Joseph Giannola

MORTGAGE AGENT #M17001509

Not your average Joe- Our Joe is one of our top Mortgage Agents, he brings years of underwriting experience to our team. He has worked for major Banks as well as the Mortgage Insurance Companies. His goal is to not only meet, but also EXCEED client needs. He provides value, commitment and exceptional service.

Mission35 Mortgages - Kristen Dias

Kristen Dias

MORTGAGE AGENT #M18000046

Kristen Dias is one of our newest Mortgage Agents, bringing in 14 years of big bank experience from portfolios in real estate lending in Hamilton to managing & operating her own business. Kristen’s mission is to make your mortgage journey as smooth and stress free as possible. Talk to Kristen about your financial obstacles and she will give you a solution.

Mission35 Mortgages - Preston Schmidt

Preston Schmidt

MORTGAGE AGENT #M08003906

Preston Schmidt brings 13 years of Mortgage Agent experience to our team, along with an Economics degree from Western University in London. His family is close-knit, spending time with three brothers, three nieces, a nephew and a God daughter. Preston also has a passion for health and travel. Barcelona is a favourite destination and he’ll visit again for a backpacking trip this year... But first, Mortgages!

Mission35 Mortgages - Craig Hogben

Craig Hogben

MORTGAGE AGENT #M12001140

Craig has close relationships with top lenders, and partners, he is able to provide the best options to meet your financial needs. He has solutions tailored to YOUR situation. Craig has helped families achieve their financial goals and purchase dream homes! Whether it is a Mortgage Renewal or a Refinance, Craig is an expert in the Financial Industry.

Gina Pizzi - Mission35 Mortgages

Gina Pizzi

MORTGAGE AGENT - CLOSING SPECIALIST#M14002222

Gina is originally from upstate New York and has settled into life here in Hamilton. She brings more than 15 years experience in the financial industry. We are thrilled to have her as one of our Closing Specialists. Gina loves to travel to Italy, is a dog lover and passionately supports the Canadian Cancer Society.

Christine Hoover - Mortgage Agent - Niagara Falls

Christine Hoover

MORTGAGE AGENT - NIAGARA FALLS #M18000355

One of the greatest Seven Wonders of the World is Niagara Falls Ontario, for us its Christine Hoover! She represents Mission 35 Mortgages as one of our mobile agents, in the Niagara region. Christine has more than ten years of business and financial experience. With goal driven attitude, we are confident in her ability to fulfill your financial needs.

Nicole Daley - Mortgage Agent - Fairview Burlington

Nicole Daley

MORTGAGE AGENT- FAIRVIEW BURLINGTON #M18000291

Nicole is Hamilton born, Toronto raised and spent years in Vancouver. From one major city to the other, Nicole knows all about the tending rates & has all the right connections to lenders. Did we mention that Nicole has worked for major banks for over 13 years? It's safe to say that she knows her numbers. It is a huge compliment when clients call her back five or six years later because they remembered how she treated them and would like to deal with her again.

Angie Teller - Mission35 Mortgages

Angie Teller

MORTGAGE AGENT #M18001004

Our newest member is Angie, she's been a businesswoman for eight years, running her cleaning company while being a devoted mother. She’s a focused, driven person who puts the wellbeing of those around her first. Recently earning her mortgage agent certificate, Angie plans to bring her experience in great service to clients at the Mission 35 team.

Jeff Pipe - Mission35 Mortgages

Jeff Pipe

DIGITAL EDITOR / MISSION35 SECRET BRAND BUILDER

Jeff Pipe is an editor, motion graphics artist and social media/brand strategist. He has worked professionally since 2004, and has been with Mission35 since it's inception. His main area of expertise within the company is video production, running the social media platforms and spearheading all other digital initiatives. He is a student of the ever evolving process of marrying design and concept and is always thinking outside the box to grow the Mission35 brand.

Brent Kinnaird - Marketing & Development Consultant

Brent Kinnaird

Marketing & Development Consultant

Brent is a passionate Hamiltonian who focuses on making connections for strategic marketing and growth. He has spent the last 20 years advising on marketing planning, communications and business development and takes pride in establishing new relationships everywhere he goes. Brent is a graduate of Mohawk College and in 2014 became one of the newest to join the Alumni of Distinction.

Sloba Costello

Sloba Costello

MORTGAGE AGENT #M17002208

Sloba Costello’s main goal is helping clients achieve financial freedom. Whether it be buying their first home, becoming debt free or buying an investment property. Speaking of goals, when she’s not closing deals, Sloba enjoys watching and playing sports with her family. One of many of Slobas great qualities is that she speaks English, Serbian and French. Call us today and have a high-level conversation with Sloba!

Merl Bistoyong

Merl Bistoyong

MORTGAGE AGENT #M18001590

Please join us in welcoming our newest Mission 35 Mortgage Agent Merl Bistoyong! With over 17 years in the Regulatory and Licensing Sector in the financial industry Merl is committed to providing you with professionalism and excellence. Whether you're looking to buy your first home or refinance your current mortgage, Merl knows all the Do’s and Don’ts in the industry, which means she knows what your dough can do!

Davis Carroll

MORTGAGE AGENT #M18001999

Davis Graduated from Guelph University and he recently earned his Mortgage Agent Licence. His main focus is helping people achieve financial success. Some advice from our Toronto born but Hamilton raised member would be, “be smart but aggressive with your investments. Stepping out of your comfort zone can be rewarding, but it has to be done so in a calculated manner.” Welcome to the team Davis!

Our personal and professional aim is to have our clients proud to refer us to their family, friends, and co-workers.