CMG Financial’s Kory Kavanewsky Ranked as One of the Nation’s Top Loan Originators

Kory Kavanewsky of CMG Financial.

CMG Financial congratulates Kory Kavanewsky, loan officer and branch manager of Coronado and Scripps Ranch, California, for ranking as a Scotsman Guide 2016 Top Originator. Kavanewsky was ranked 42nd Top VA Volume 2016, 85th Top Dollar Volume 2016, and 270th Most Loans Closed 2016.

Previously, he was named one of the 40 “Influential Mortgage Professionals to Watch” by National Mortgage Professionals Magazine. He has been recognized for his service excellence by San Diego Magazine multiple times and was also voted the “Best Coronado Mortgage Pro” for the past eight years by Coronado Lifestyle readers.


For the second year in a row, he was awarded the honor of Top Originator (Volume) by CMG Financial CEO and President Christopher M. George. His substantial production volume has also earned him membership in CMG Financial’s President’s Council and Chairman’s Club.

Kory Kavanewsky and his team.

Kavanewsky has worked in the mortgage industry since 2003. His wealth of lending knowledge enables him to be a resource for all borrowers, from first-time homebuyers to experienced investors. He has previously held numerous leadership positions, including director of sales and branch manager. In his current role as branch manager at CMG Financial, he oversees production and origination at Coronado. He also manages the Scripps Ranch office located in San Diego, California. You can learn more about Kavanewsky and his team of loan officers at

“Kory is more of a financial counselor to his clients, than a loan officer. He asks his clients about their financial goals and finds the right loan to best meet their needs. He is a consummate professional,” said Charlie Rogers, SVP of Retail Lending.

About CMG Financial

CMG Financial is a well-capitalized, privately held mortgage-banking firm founded in 1993. The company makes its products and services available to the market through three distinct origination channels: retail lending, wholesale lending, and correspondent lending.

CMG Financial currently operates in 49 states, including the District of Columbia, and holds federal agency lending approvals with HUD, VA, RHS, GNMA, FNMA, and FHLMC. Throughout the mortgage banking and housing markets, CMG Financial is widely known for its responsible lending practices, industry and consumer advocacy, product innovation and operational efficiency.

For more information about CMG Financial, please visit CMG Financial NMLS# 1820. Kory Kavanewsky NMLS# 284503.

About Scotsman Guide

Scotsman Guide Media Inc. publishes a residential edition and a commercial edition of Scotsman Guide, in addition to Scotsman Guide News, Loan Post, Scotsman Guide Community and other platforms at Scotsman Guide, the leading resource for mortgage originators, releases an annual Top Originators ranking, in which top originators are ranked among entries from nearly 3,000 mortgage professionals across the country. To be eligible for initial consideration in Scotsman Guide’s Top Originators rankings, originators must have had at least $40 million in loan volume or 100 closed home loans during the previous calendar year. After receiving submissions, Scotsman Guide required written verification of top entrants’ volume data from a certified public accountant, the chief financial officer at the originator’s company or a similar source. The list, which ranks the nation’s top mortgage producers, recently appeared in Scotsman Guide’s April 2017 residential edition; the rankings are available online at

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Originally from upstate New York, Dani Schwartz has lived in Coronado since 1996. She is thrilled to call Coronado home and raise her two children here. In her free time enjoys hitting the gym, reading, and walking her dog around the “island.”Have news to share? Send tips, story ideas or letters to the editor to: