Derek Cook – President
Derek Cook is one of the founders of Delta 360 Inc. with over 30 years experience developing financial system technology solutions, and over 20 years experience specifically focused on developing mortgage administration solutions. In his role as President of Delta 360, Derek fills a variety of roles ranging from, sales and marketing of the Delta 360 solution set, to oversight of the technology and direction of the various products.
Prior to Delta 360, Derek joined Filogix Inc.(now Davis + Henderson) in September 2001 as part of the acquisition of Kelon Computer Corp., a 20 person software development and consulting firm. While at Filogix, Derek held various Director level positions in the Business Development, and Professional Services areas of the company.
Prior to Filogix, Derek founded Kelon Computer Corp. where he spent twenty-one years in the development and support of software products, and consulting services, specifically for the financial services sector. Through Kelon Computer Corp., Derek successfully implemented one of the first completely PC-based retail banking systems in 1988.
Derek also utilized his expertise in the financial systems field to develop proprietary mortgage administration software for CIBC. This award winning pc-based software solution provided the bank with the ability to enter and underwrite a mortgage deal on-line in 1990. This software continued to evolve to facilitate end-to-end processing of mortgages including funding, servicing and securitization of mortgages without the need for most paper-based documents. This solution continues to provide support for the FirstLine, President’s Choice Financial and Sutton brands within the CIBC mortgage portfolio .
Bill Rudzitis – Vice President
Bill Rudzitis is one of the founders of Delta 360 Inc. with over 25 years experience in the mortgage technology space. Bill is the VP, Product Management at Delta 360, where he oversees the product direction for the company’s solutions.
Prior to Delta 360, Bill joined Filogix (now D+H) in September 2001 as part of the acquisition of Kelon Computer Corp, where he was one of the partners of the company. While at Filogix, Bill held various positions from Manager of Professional Services, Director of Product and Architecture, Director of Corporate Development and finally as the Product Director for Connectivity where he was instrumental in developing the integration strategy for Filogix.
As part of the Kelon team, Bill held the key role of project manager for Kelon’s largest contract at CIBC Mortgages. Bill was responsible for managing the team of 16 staff members which over a period of 3 years had implemented new functionality for CIBC’s multi-brand mortgage system including various new products and private-label capabilities for the FirstLine, President’s Choice Financial and Sutton brands of mortgages including an internet portal for both mortgage brokers and customers.
Prior to joining Kelon, Bill has held positions with FirstLine Mortgages and CIBC Mortgages in various capacities from Software Developer to System’s Architect. At CIBC Mortgages, Bill was one of the key architects of their award winning Target Mortgage System, which provides end-to-end processing from mortgage originations through to servicing and securitization.