Senior Vice President
Lilla Swanson serves as Senior Vice President and Originator located in BWE’s Scottsdale office. Previously Lilla served as Vice President at Paragon Mortgage responsible for marketing, and loan origination. Lilla brings 30+ years of experience as a former senior level executive for multiple Fortune 500 Companies – Miller Brewing Company, Pepsi-Cola, Frito-Lay, M&M Mars and Xerox Corporation. Lilla has the ability to successfully problem solve complex financial transactions - with attention to client focused outcomes.
Previously responsible for $200M+ in sales and $60M in marketing and promotions, combined with multiple years managing mergers and acquisitions for 13 western states for Miller Brewing distribution network, Swanson utilized Discounted Cash Flow Modeling and 5-year pro-forma to determine range of value - working with buyer and seller to a mutually acceptable term sheet.
Lilla received her Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Arizona State University.