Richard M. Steinberg is an experienced mortgage veteran with over 2 decades of experience in residential home lending. In 1998 Mr Steinberg began his career in the industry as a loan officer at Ameriquest Mortgage. When he left in 2002, he had risen through the ranks to become the Area Manager of the east coast. Thereafter Mr Steinberg worked at Countrywide Financial as the Eastern Regional Vice President where he led a team of 500 employees who originated over 2 billion annually. It was at this point in 2005 that Mr Steinberg Co Founded InterContinental Capital Group (ICG). After leading ICG through 6 years of continued growth, Mr. Steinberg decided to launch a new company that would focus on streamlining and simplifying the mortgage process, it was with this vision that he launched Nationwide Mortgage Bankers in 2011.