Press release

March 29, 2017

Walker & Dunlop Named a Best Workplace

Bethesda, Maryland – March 27, 2017

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) is proud to announce that it has been named one of the Best Workplaces in the Financial Services and Insurance industries by Great Place to Work® and Fortune.

Walker & Dunlop President, Howard W. Smith, commented, “Of all Walker & Dunlop’s achievements, being recognized as a Best Workplace stands out as one of the highest honors that we can receive as a company. Our entire team deserves this recognition for creating a workplace that fosters diversity and inclusion and offers support in achieving personal and professional fulfillment. It is a testament to the pride that our employees take in working at Walker & Dunlop that we are frequently recognized for being a great place to work with accolades like this one.”

“Colleagues say their leaders at the Best Workplaces are consistent in their ethics and take an earnest interest in their teams’ feedback when making decisions. This reflects the high level of integrity customers expect from a business entrusted with their money,” said Great Place to Work Executive Vice President Kim Peters.

The Best Workplaces were chosen based on surveys from more than 62,000 people working at leading financial firms. Employees at the winning organizations report high levels of trust in their management, as well as camaraderie and pride in what they do. They also hold their companies in high regard for the ways they give back to the community and the level playing field they create for employees to advance. This contributes to stronger loyalty among co-workers, as well as more robust revenue growth compared to companies that didn’t make the list. For a full list of the winners, visit Place to Work’s website.

About Walker & Dunlop

Walker & Dunlop (NYSE: WD), headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, is one of the largest commercial real estate services and finance companies in the United States providing financing and investment sales to owners of multifamily and commercial properties. Walker & Dunlop, which is included in the S&P SmallCap 600 Index, has over 600 professionals in 28 offices across the nation with an unyielding commitment to client satisfaction.


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