Valuation Visionary 2011

Tony Pistilli, is EVP and Chief Appraiser of Axios Valuation Solutions, a Fort Worth, Texas based national valuations provider. Tony is responsible for all aspects of the operations and compliance for the organization. Tony has over 25 years of real estate appraising and lending experience. He has previously work at large national banks, mortgage companies, a federal agency and as a self-employed fee appraiser. He has provided compliance and regulatory assessments to financial institutions, regulatory agencies and appraisal management companies. Tony is a member of several appraisal industry organizations and was a subject matter expert for the Appraisal Foundation in the area of declining markets. Tony is an AQB certified USPAP instructor and holds a certified residential appraisers license. Tony is the winner of the 2011 Valuation Visionary Award presented at Valuation Expo.

Joan Trice, the host of Valuation Expo states, “This year I wanted to add some fresh buzz. Our industry is under tremendous stress. I thought it might be good to create a Valuation Visionary Award to promote those who have demonstrated vision and leadership through these difficult times. Tony has contributed tremendously to the industry and to the success of the Collateral Risk Network. He has been a forward thinker at US Bank in adopting leading edge technologies and has been a thought leader for industry change.”

When informed of being selected the Valuation Visionary for 2011, Tony said, “To be selected by your peers as a leader in the industry is very rewarding and humbling. There are many others that could have been selected, as well. I feel very honored to be recognized for my efforts.”