Smith has over 20 years experience in the verification industry

IRVINE, Calif., July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Veri-Tax, LLC, the leading provider of verification and fraud management products for the financial services industry, has hired industry veteran John H. Smith as vice president of sales. Smith will be responsible for managing the company’s business development initiatives as well as leading the national sales team.

Smith brings over 20 years of related experience in the mortgage, financial and verification industries. Most recently, he was the national sales director at Data Verify, a CBCInnovis company. Smith previously held various positions at Equifax, Interthinx and served as a senior level vice president at First American CoreLogic.

One of Smith’s distinguished accomplishments was his direct involvement in rolling out DISSCO, the first automated fraud tool to the banking, mortgage, and government sectors, in 2000. Smith will leverage these past achievements to further Veri-Tax’s exposure in the financial services industry. He will also be in charge of continuing the company’s ongoing improvements of its service delivery.

“What excited me about joining Veri-Tax was its refreshing approach to customer service, which sets the company apart from its competitors. Every member of Veri-Tax is a team player seeking to provide each user the best experience possible. This creates extraordinary value to customers, resulting in a business that I am very proud to be part of,” said Smith.

Michael Chon, Veri-Tax President said, “John has proven to be a driven, successful executive who has continuously built strong teams throughout his career. I expect John will help Veri-Tax considerably grow its market presence well beyond 2013.”

About Veri-Tax, LLC

Founded in 1998, Veri-Tax, LLC provides a full array of verification and fraud management products to the mortgage lending and consumer credit industries, helping financial institutions more quickly and securely verify borrower income and identity. Veri-Tax, along with its subsidiary, Verification Bureau, offers a full suite of fraud management products including income verification, identify (SSN) verification, bankruptcy reports, mortgage fraud reports and employment verification services. The company is based in Irvine, California. For more information regarding Veri-Tax, contact Veri-Tax’s Customer Happiness Team at 1-800-969-5100 or visit www.Veri-Tax.com.


Warren Lutz
Strategic Vantage Mortgage Public Relations
(925) 270-3941