CHARLOTTE, N.C. (December 22, 2020) – InterContinental Capital Group announced today that it is expanding its presence in Charlotte, adding 500 new employees and investing $5.8 million to expand its corporate office in Charlotte.
Headquartered in Melville, New York, InterContinental Capital is a direct mortgage lender that specializes in providing home financing for single-family residential properties. A startup founded in 2005, the company offers a simple, straightforward home financing process and utilizes the latest technologies to ensure customers have a personalized experience. The company employs approximately 180 people in its current Charlotte office located in the Montford area.
"For the experience of home financing to truly be delightful, it must be accessible, streamlined and simple, and that requires the best of marketing, technology innovation and people passionate about providing borrowers with excellent customer service every step of the way," said ICG founder and Chief Executive Officer Dustin DiMisa. "As we evaluated different locations, it became clear that whether we were looking for marketing talent to better connect with customers, engineers eager to build tomorrow's solutions today, sales and operations talent passionate about customer service or a budding workforce eager to make a transition, they were all here in Charlotte. This investment allows us to expand our existing ICG Mortgage Academy, which provides training and tools for career success regardless of level of experience or previous work industry. Through this partnership with the state of North Carolina and City of Charlotte, we are excited to grow together on a foundation of shared values in innovation and investing in people."
“Growing companies like Intercontinental Capital Group choose North Carolina for their expansion plans because of our tech-ready workforce and strong leadership, even during a global pandemic,” North Carolina Governor Cooper said.
InterContinental Capital will be hiring for 500 new positions in sales and marketing, fulfillment, management, technology, and administration at an average salary of $87,500. Over 300 of the new roles will be in sales and marketing, positions focused on hiring ambitious talent, requiring minimal experience and offers a paid training opportunity through its internal ICG Mortgage Academy. A major factor in InterContinental's decision to expand in Charlotte was our people; the talent we have today in addition to our ability to train our residents for these careers and attract new people from around the country.