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Chip McAvoy Joins Black Knight’s MLS Division as Vice President of Emerging Products and Technology  


January 26, 2015

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jan. 26, 2015 -- Today, the Data and Analytics division of Black Knight Financial Services announced that industry veteran Chip McAvoy has joined its organization as vice president of Emerging Products and Technology. In his new role, McAvoy will support Black Knight’s current MLS offerings, including Paragon MLS, as well as develop and deliver additional products and services to expand Black Knight’s offerings to the real estate industry.

During his career, McAvoy has held positions in both development and management for real estate software firms, where he has been instrumental in delivering solutions for agents, brokers and other real estate professionals. He has product experience with MLS Platforms, agent and broker websites, customer relationship management (CRM) applications, data sharing, document and transaction management, and more. McAvoy served on the board of directors for the Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO), and has been intimately involved in MLS data aggregation and Real Estate Transaction Standard (RETS) for several years. “I’m looking forward to working with Black Knight’s MLS division as we work to deliver innovative new products to help customers strengthen their businesses,” McAvoy said.

Black Knight’s MLS organization currently offers MLS systems and a range of real estate-related products, including a mobile interface for accessing MLS data, public records solutions, data license management, a consumer portal that leads to MLS member websites and more. “The addition of a real estate industry technology executive as talented and well-respected as Chip is a real ‘feather in the cap’ for our team,” said Rich Lull, senior vice president of MLS Systems for Black Knight. “Chip will be an invaluable resource as we continue investing in product development to expand beyond MLS systems and offer more capabilities to our customers.”


About Black Knight Financial Services, LLC

Black Knight Financial Services, a Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) company, is the mortgage and finance industries’ leading provider of integrated technology, data and analytics solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the mortgage lifecycle.

Black Knight Financial Services is committed to being the premier business partner that lenders and servicers rely on to achieve their strategic goals, realize greater success and better serve their customers by delivering best-in-class technology, services and insight with a relentless commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and leadership. For more information on Black Knight Financial Services, please visit
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