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HousingWire recognizes Matthews for industry leadership

December 3, 2015 – Cincinnati, OH –  eLynx, the pioneer and leader in on-demand web-based compliance services for secure, data-validated mortgages, announced today that President and CEO Sharon Matthews has been named to HousingWire’s first annual HW Vanguard Awards list.

The HW Vanguard Awards recognize influential leaders in the housing economy who have successfully led their organizations through market turmoil and helped shape today’s mortgage industry. Recipients, 27 in total, were chosen by HousingWire’s editorial staff based on tangible leadership within their companies and the industry at large.

“It is an honor to be included among this list of winners,” said Matthews. “I know this recognition is the result of the proven solutions and dedicated service that the entire eLynx team provides to our customers day in and day out. I couldn’t be more proud to be a part of this organization.”

In selecting Matthews, the editors at HousingWire noted, “She’s adept at building management teams, orchestrating turnarounds, pursuing strategic acquisitions and integrating processes — skills that come handy in solving complex mortgage problems and compliance issues.”

“The HW Vanguard Award winners are some of the most powerful and influential leaders in our industry. They represent the cutting edge of management and strategy in the mortgage finance field, and the kind of leadership the housing industry needs to continue to drive the American economy forward,” said Jacob Gaffney, HousingWire editor-in-chief.

For a full list of honorees, visit


About eLynx
eLynx, a portfolio company of American Capital, Ltd. (NASDAQ: ACAS), helps customers in the financial services and real estate industries capture and manage documents and associated data electronically throughout the document life cycle, ensuring compliance with industry regulations, reducing costs, improving workflow efficiency, and automating paper-intensive processes. The company’s Expedite® cloud-based platform and network supports a comprehensive suite of on-demand document collaboration, distribution, and connectivity services that can be deployed independently or as a fully integrated end-to-end paperless lending solution. eLynx serves hundreds of financial institutions, including 25 of the top 50 U.S. banks and maintains the largest and most comprehensive database of validated real estate agents in the U.S. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. It has offices and redundant data and print centers in Cincinnati and Beaverton, Oregon. For more information, visit