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Valocity Wins Property Institute of NZ Innovation Award

Valocity Wins Property Institute of New Zealand Innovation Award – 2016


June 17 2016 – Valocity, a leader in Valuation Management Systems wins the Property Institute of New Zealand (PINZ) Innovation Award, last night at the Institute’s 2016 conference awards dinner at the Langham Hotel, Auckland.

Valocity’s founder and CEO Carmen Vicelich stated “winning this award is validation of the innovation we deliver and has been made possible through the amazing support from the valuation and financial industries.”

The PINZ Innovation Award evolved through a need to encourage new ideas and initiatives and to celebrate creativity, innovation and those pushing the bounds of creative excellence within the property industry.

Ashley Church, the PINZ CEO says, “The Innovation Award recognizes a person or team who has developed a truly innovative project or initiative that stands out from the crowd. The broad scope of this award serves to encourage nominations for work that has significantly improved the service provided to industry and/or clients. We are delighted that Valocity has won this year’s award as recognition of their contribution to work alongside our valuation and broader property communities.”

Valocity was designed to streamline the access of property related data for lenders. It enables greater efficiency and productivity for customer service teams, as well as meeting regulatory compliance and global best practice lending standards. The New Zealand built Valocity system is a first for the New Zealand market and has created a cloud based business eco-system where all participants benefit from working together to streamline mortgage lending.

Behind Valocity is a young business that lives and breathes innovation every day. Winning this award is further evidence of this innovation and it was only a week ago Valocity launched the consumer offering myvalocity.

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