Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage Originators Ranked by Mortgage Executive Magazine

LOMBARD, ILLFebruary 17, 2016 – Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage, a Draper and Kramer company, one of the top 100 Mortgage Bankers in America, has once again had a number of originators listed in Mortgage Executive Magazine’s top originator rankings.

Suren Sampat, from the company’s Naperville, IL branch office, was named the #117 loan originator in the nation, according to the prestigious top 200 mortgage originator list, published last week. As a top producing loan officer for more than 20 years, Sampat originated $101.2M in mortgage loans in 2015 with 320 units closed. He has continued to achieve a high level of production due to his stellar reputation, as 100% of his business comes from referrals from satisfied clients. Sampat has been with Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage for 12 years.

“I’ve been fortunate enough to work with many talented individuals at Draper and Kramer Corp. over the years, who help me look good and close loans fast,” stated Sampat. “I’m excited to continue to grow with Draper and Kramer Corp., and look forward to a prosperous 2016.”

Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage also had 11 loan officers listed on the publication’s top 1% list, including: Craig Achtzehn (Chicago, IL), Bob Carr (Lombard, IL), Josh Denlow (Northfield, IL), Bob Faust (Little Egg Township, NJ), TJ Flodin (Chicago, IL), Brenton R. Grant (Wilmington, DE), Jim Rubel (Northfield, IL), Jeff Slater (Lombard, IL), Suren Sampat (Naperville, IL), Sterling “Jamie” Simpson (Northfield, IL) and Roy Taylor (Lombard, IL).

“I continue to be impressed by Suren’s volume year over year. With nearly $3B in total career volume, he continues to provide his clients with incredible service that keeps them coming back,” said Paul Lueken, Chief Executive Officer. “I am also thrilled that a number of our loan officers made the top 1% list, and I am confident that we’ll surpass these numbers next year as we continue to attract top talent nationwide,” he added.


About Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage
Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage is the residential mortgage division of Draper and Kramer, one of the country’s premiere full-service real estate and financial firms. Arthur W. Draper and Adolph F. Kramer founded Draper and Kramer in 1893, and today the firm is a vertically integrated property and financial services company. Headquartered in Chicago, Draper and Kramer has the capability to serve its clients nationwide – and beyond.

With 20 branch locations nationally, Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage has approximately 300 employees. The company has been named one of the Top Mortgage Lenders in America by Scotsman Guide Magazine and one of the 50 Best Companies to work for by Mortgage Executive Magazine, all while maintaining an A+ BBB rating and 98% Customer Satisfaction. Visit to learn more about Draper and Kramer Corp. Mortgage.