Dean Harrington is the founder and current CEO of Shamrock Financial, the area’s largest home lending company. His role is to exemplify the company’s five core values and to set vision and strategy for the staff to inspire and engage. Dean began his consumer finance career in 1984. He is the current president of The Rhode Island Mortgage Bankers Association and a member of C12 Southern NE Board of Advisors. In 2014, Dean was recognized by Banker & Tradesman as one of the dozen most influential mortgage banking executives in New England.
Shamrock Financial is a 2014, 2015 and 2016 recipient of The Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in The US and one of the top Mortgage Employers by Mortgage Professionals Magazine. The company employs 80 people and has its corporate offices in the Providence, Rhode Island area. Dean likes to remind people that Shamrock is God’s company and that he was just the first guy to turn the lights on in 1989. Dean is married and has four children.