TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – March 12, 2019 – SimpleNexus, a leading provider in digital mortgage solutions, named to the 2019 Seminole 100 by Florida State University’s Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship.
SimpleNexus is known primarily for its private-label digital mortgage platform and mobile app. The platform connects mortgage lenders with borrowers and real estate agents, allowing all parties to easily exchange data and documents through the loan lifecycle. The 2019 Seminole 100, hosted by the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship at the FSU College of Business in partnership with the FSU Alumni Association and EY, recognized the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or led by Florida State alumni.
SimpleNexus was ranked 4th on the Seminole 100 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 153%.
“It’s an honor to be able to represent SimpleNexus at my alma mater for the Seminole 100 recognition,” stated Ben Miller, SimpleNexus president & COO. Ben added, “This award is proof of the amazing clients we serve and the faith they have put in SimpleNexus for their digital mortgage needs. None of the success SimpleNexus has experienced would have been possible without them.”
Ben Miller graduated from FSU’s College of Engineering in 2004 and later pursued entrepreneurial endeavors. Miller joined SimpleNexus in 2014 as an original employee and has since led the company to tremendous growth in both revenue and customer satisfaction.
“The remarkable success of these business owners reflects well on the university, and we are incredibly proud that they are Florida State alumni,” said Melissa Roberts, managing director of the Jim Moran Institute. “Seminole 100 is our way of recognizing entrepreneurial excellence among our alumni, and it helps fulfill Florida State’s goal of becoming a preeminent university that embraces entrepreneurship, creativity, and innovation across campus.”
To qualify for the Seminole 100, a company must have been in business for at least three years and generated revenue by January 1, 2015. Additionally, the business must be owned or majority managed by an FSU alumnus for three consecutive years prior to nomination.
View the full list of Seminole 100 honorees at seminole100.fsu.edu.