Former Vice President of Human Resources for Walmart US eCommerce and
Walmart Labs joins Leading California Technology Company
PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2018--
Mae® (NYSE: ELLI), the leading cloud-based platform provider for the
mortgage finance industry, today announced that Carina Cortez has joined
the company as Executive Vice President of Human Resources. In this
role, Carina will be responsible for leading the Company’s human
resources organization with a focus on attracting and retaining top
talent, managing workforce planning, as well as leading the talent
development strategy to ensure Ellie Mae remains a best place to work.
Prior to joining Ellie Mae, Carina led the team of HR Business Partners
supporting the 26,000+ associates at Walmart US eCommerce and Walmart
Labs. She drove the human capital strategy for the organization, working
closely with leadership to meet the growing needs of the business by
focusing on strengthening people manager capabilities, top talent
acceleration, organizational effectiveness and engagement and retention.
Before joining Walmart, Carina spent almost nine years at PayPal, where
she held a variety of leadership roles. Most recently she served as the
Senior Director of Learning and Organizational Development where she
reimagined the Global Learning and Organization Development function for
the Company. Prior to PayPal, Carina held numerous roles at Visa
International, Inovant, a Visa subsidiary, and Visa USA. Carina earned a
B.S. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resource
Management from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.
“I look forward to working with the teammates at Ellie Mae through this
time of immense organizational growth and change,” said Cortez. “I am
excited to leverage my passion for driving business objectives, while
leveraging a human capital strategy, and focusing on recruiting,
retention, and talent development.”
Ellie Mae was recognized as a 2017
Bay Area Best Place to Work by the San Francisco Business Times and
Silicon Valley Business Journal and was honored with a Glassdoor
Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the company as a best place to
work in 2018. Additionally, Ellie Mae was recognized as one of Fortune’s
100 Fastest Growing Companies in 2017 and has been a Deloitte
Technology Fast 500 award winner for five consecutive years.
“I am very pleased to welcome Carina to the Ellie Mae team,” said
Jonathan Corr, Ellie Mae President and CEO. “As a technology company
headquartered in the Bay Area, we have experienced very rapid growth –
just last month we announced our 1500th employee. Carina’s
experience will help us align our human resources strategies with our
corporate objectives and strong core values to keep the focus on
employee success and ensure that Ellie Mae remains a best place to work.”
Ellie Mae has nine offices across the United States, including the
company’s headquarters in Pleasanton, California and satellite offices.
In 2017, Ellie Mae opened its Innovation Center to house the Company’s
growing Technology and Product employees.
For more information about careers at Ellie Mae, visit: https://elliemae.com/about/careers
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, lower origination costs, and reduce 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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