MLS & Associations

Ben Graboske changes horses, joins CoreLogic rival Black Knight

15-year industry veteran now CTO of data and analytics division

Ben Graboske, formerly a high-level exec with real estate tech and data firm CoreLogic, is now putting his experience with multiple listing service and real estate data products to use for competitor Black Knight Financial Services.

Ben Graboske

Ben Graboske

Graboske has joined Black Knight’s data and analytics division as its chief technology officer. He is based in Irvine, California, and heads up the division’s technology development groups, product marketing and program management functions, and support corporate technology initiatives, the company said. Black Knight’s MLS Solutions, which reports to the data and analytics division, handles more than 220 MLS accounts representing 250,000-plus subscribers.

“Ben is a trusted industry veteran, and we are pleased that both our clients and our organization will benefit from his extensive knowledge of products, professional services and technology for the data and analytics sector,” said Kevin Coop, president of Black Knight’s data and analytics division, in a statement.

Up until last month, Graboske had been senior vice president of real estate and financial services for CoreLogic and CEO of CoreLogic MarketLinx. Before that, he was CTO for mortgage fraud prevention firm Sysdome. He started his time in the industry in 1999 as CTO for realtor.com operator Move Inc., according to his LinkedIn profile.