Matthew Hearn joined the AdvantageFirst Lending sales team as a top producer and continues to excel in his current role as a Sales Manager. He is extremely knowledgeable and has a knack for closing the trickiest of loans. His tenacity, drive, and winning mindset are just a few reasons why Matthew is our March 2021 Employee Spotlight.
How long have you been at AFL:
What is your role:
Before working here, what was an interesting job you had:
Working at a staffing agency. In my early twenties, I helped my dad start a staffing agency. I was able to spend quality time with my dad, working side by side with him that I’ll forever cherish. To top it off, it was such a rewarding job to assist individuals in gaining employment, knowing that I directly impacted their lives.
What has been your favorite part of working here:
Too many to list–however, a few of my favorite parts of working at AdvantageFirst Lending has to be the relationships I have built with my coworkers, watching lives change with the opportunity this amazing company has and continues to provide for us, and learning from some of the best I know in this industry.
If you could do any other job here, what would it be:
I wouldn’t change a thing. I love my current position.
What hobbies and interests do you have outside of work:
I enjoy going to the mountains, exercising, and trading cryptocurrency.
What is your hidden talent:
I don’t know if I would call it a hidden talent, but I am fluent in sign language, and it always surprises people when they find out.
What is your favorite quote:
“I’m reflective only in the sense that I learn to move forward. I reflect with a purpose.” – Kobe Bryant