Caitlin Groves
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 23, 2024) – MISMO®, the real estate finance industry’s standards organization, today announced that Falcon Capital Advisors is among the first organizations to receive the designation of MISMO Certified Consultant.

“We are pleased to recognize these organizations for their dedication to effective business practices through their expertise in, and adherence to, MISMO standards,” said David Coleman, President of MISMO. “These organizations will be an asset to the clients they serve because of their deep industry knowledge and commitment to MISMO standards.”

“Falcon Capital Advisors is proud to be among the first to earn MISMO’s Certified Consultant designation,” said Armando Falcon, Chairman and CEO of Falcon Capital Advisors. “Our verified expertise in MISMO standards allows us to provide our clients with end-to-end transformation services at the highest level.  We are pleased to continue our support of interoperability and digital advancement across the entire mortgage finance industry.”

MISMO’s Certified Consultants Program is designed to allow seasoned consultant companies to display their mortgage industry domain knowledge, expertise in the MISMO standards, and their commitment in supporting the MISMO community.

Organizations of varying scale, size, and with different areas of MISMO expertise may become a MISMO Certified Consultant. The MISMO Certified Consultant program framework includes a multi-step process to verify that each consulting company meets the criteria outlined in the program requirements. The program also has several domains in which consultants can identify a specialization.

MISMO’s work to solve key business challenges is made possible by its members, champions, sponsors, and lender support through the Innovation Investment Fee. Visit to learn how you can get involved.

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MISMO develops essential standards to enable the real estate finance industry’s digital future. Through MISMO, all mortgage stakeholders have an opportunity to collaborate, innovate, and prosper by creating standards to improve efficiency, reduce costs, and enhance the overall mortgage experience. For more information on MISMO’s work to help shape the future of the mortgage industry, visit For more information about the Innovation Investment Fee and how the industry benefits visit here.

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