Livonia, Mich. – June 26, 2006 – Dan Gilbert, Chairman and Founder of Quicken Loans, will co-host CNBC’s “Squawk Box” program from 6 to 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 29. In addition to interviewing other guests, Gilbert will discuss the mortgage and housing industry, the economy and the Federal Reserve’s decision to raise short-term interest rates. Gilbert, who is majority owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA basketball team, also will discuss the results of the recent NBA draft.
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About Quicken Loans
Quicken Loans is the nation’s largest online lender and closed $16 billion in home loans in 2005. The company employs more than 3,500 people and has been ranked in the “top 15” of FORTUNE Magazine’s list of the “100 Best Companies to work for in America” for three consecutive years. Computerworld Magazine has ranked Quicken Loans No. 1 on its list of “Best Places to Work in Information Technology” for two consecutive years and the company’s Web site, www.quickenloans.com, has been ranked “Best of the Web” by Forbes, Money and PC magazines.