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Award Winners Honored at ICE Experience Conference in Las Vegas

ICE Mortgage TechnologyTM, part of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology and market infrastructure, this week announced the 2022 ICE Mortgage Technology Innovation Award winners, honoring mortgage lenders that have distinguished themselves with their innovative use of ICE Mortgage Technology’s product and solutions.

ValueLink Software was awarded the ICE Mortgage Technology™ Innovation Award for Lenders’ Choice – Best Service Providers for its innovative integration with the Encompass® LOS utilizing the modern Encompass Partner Connect API to help lenders automate the valuation process and reduce turnaround times.

The ICE Mortgage Technology Innovation Award recognizes the best and brightest companies who use ICE Mortgage Technology’s Encompass® Loan Origination System to engage and acquire prospective customers to increase pipeline volume and drive more business, originate more loans efficiently to lower cost of origination and boost productivity, sell loans more efficiently and ensure a steady flow of capital, and purchase loans quickly to drive revenue for correspondent businesses.

A close collaboration between the ValueLink, Ice Mortgage Technology and VanDyk Mortgage teams have resulted in an advanced and seamless integration with Encompass. The integration was built from the ground up leveraging automation through the Partner Connect API and enabled VanDyk Mortgage to reduce turnaround times by more than 15%!

“In these challenging times, mortgage lenders need to extract every bit of efficiency from their technology platforms to stay ahead of the competition”, said Aqil Ahmed, SVP Operations at ValueLink Software. “We are extremely proud that our collaboration with ICE Mortgage Technology is enabling lenders like VanDyk Mortgage in gaining an edge and streamlining their operations.”

Winners will be honored at ICE Experience March 14 -16, 2022 at Wynn Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada. With an expected audience of thousands of mortgage industry professionals, this exclusive event gives attendees insights into current and future trends from thought leaders, enhanced skills to maximize investments, and the latest information about consumer engagement, compliance, operations, and technology from companies and individuals at the forefront of mortgage innovation.

Other honorees of the 2022 ICE Mortgage Technology Innovation Awards are:

For more information about ICE Experience, visit

About ValueLink Software

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, ValueLink Software provides the industry-leading valuation management technology for Lenders, Appraisal Management Companies and Appraisers to easily manage and track orders in real-time while ensuring regulatory compliance.
Utilizing a combination of automation, AI, powerful functionality, and mobile technology, ValueLink Software is dedicated to making the appraisal process simple and efficient for the mortgage industry.

About ICE Mortgage Technology

ICE Mortgage Technology combines technology, data and expertise to help automate the mortgage process, from consumer engagement through loan registration, and every step and task in between. ICE Mortgage Technology is the leading cloud-based loan origination platform provider for the mortgage industry, with solutions that enable lenders to originate more loans, lower origination costs, and reduce the time to close, all while ensuring high levels of compliance, quality and efficiency. Visit or call (877) 355-4362 to learn more.

About Intercontinental Exchange

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE) is a Fortune 500 company that designs, builds and operates digital networks to connect people to opportunity. We provide financial technology and data services across major asset classes that offer our customers access to mission-critical workflow tools that increase transparency and operational efficiencies. We operate exchanges, including the New York Stock Exchange, and clearing houses that help people invest, raise capital and manage risk across multiple asset classes. Our comprehensive fixed income data services and execution capabilities provide information, analytics and platforms that help our customers capitalize on opportunities and operate more efficiently. At ICE Mortgage Technology, we are transforming and digitizing the U.S. residential mortgage process, from consumer engagement through loan registration. Together, we transform, streamline and automate industries to connect our customers to opportunity.

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