AUSTIN, Texas, March 5, 2024 – FirstClose, Inc., a leading fintech provider of data and workflow solutions for mortgage and home equity lenders nationwide, today announced that they will be sponsoring the Dog Park at this year’s ICE Experience conference. The annual conference will be held from March 18-20, 2024 at Wynn Las Vegas. The conference theme, “Make the Connection” encourages attendees to reconnect with industry colleagues and learn about the latest technologies defining the mortgage industry while offering training, solutions and networking to improve compliance, loan quality and efficiency.

On Tuesday, March 19 and Wednesday, March 20, several adoptable dogs and ambassadors from the Nevada SPCA will be at the Dog Park located right on the Exhibit Hall floor. Adoption applications will be available and the SPCA will be accepting food, blankets, toys and other items onsite. Any monetary donations made to the shelter will be matched by FirstClose.

Nevada SPCA was founded in 1982 as Southern Nevada’s original no-kill shelter. Every year, the organization takes in more than 3,000 dogs, cats, rabbits and other small pets, treating each and every animal as an individual with a name, identity, and unique personality.

“Local animal shelters provide temporary homes for animals who have been abandoned or neglected on the street. They are invaluable to the communities they serve,” said Carol Crawford, Chief Marketing Officer of FirstClose. “We’re proud to partners with the Nevada SPCA to help them with their mission to help every animal find its forever home.”

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ICE Experience 2024 will bring together 2,000 mortgage industry professionals for three days of specialized tracks, breakout sessions, training, networking and keynotes. To learn more about ICE Experience 2024, visit

About FirstClose

Headquartered in Austin, Texas, FirstClose, Inc. provides fintech solutions to HELOC and mortgage lenders nationwide. The company’s mission is to increase profitability and reduce cost for mortgage lenders. FirstClose makes this possible through offering systems and relationships that enable lenders to more effectively assist the lender’s borrowers, reduce closing costs, and ultimately shorten closing times. For more information, visit