Miami, Fla. (PRWEB) October 04, 2013
North American Title Insurance Co. (NATIC) has added Kevin Fontes to its independent agency team as state agency manager for California and Nevada. In his role, Fontes will be responsible for developing new business and assisting the company’s network of independent agents in those states in all aspects of business.
“Kevin’s 20 years of sales and management experience in the title industry will be a tremendous asset for our independent agents,” said Geoffrey Ginn, Esq., senior vice president, independent agency for NATIC. “Kevin has a deep understanding of all aspects of the settlement services industry. As a gifted business strategist he is most often described as innovative, trustworthy and productive. NATIC’s singular focus is the support of the independent title agent, and adding people of his caliber helps us further this mission.”
NATIC now operates in 34 states and has pending approvals in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island.
“I am happy to have been asked to join the NATIC team,” said Fontes. “The NATIC culture of growth through agency support and partnership is something I wanted to be part of, and I feel fortunate to have such an opportunity. I have always strived to exemplify the philosophy ‘you receive by giving,’ and it has afforded me success in all areas of business and in life including, a career with the National Football League. I look forward to working for and building long-term, meaningful relationships with our independent agents.”
Fontes resides in California and will work out of the Gold River office.
About North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC)
North American Title Insurance Company (NATIC) is a seasoned title insurance underwriter, helping title agents achieve the goal of true business success for over 50 years. NATIC conducts real estate settlement services in 34 states. NATIC earned the reputation as the “underwriter next door,” because their decision makers and associates are easy to reach and their processes are quick and straightforward. The NATIC agency application process is fast and transparent for qualified agents. NATIC has a one-hour underwriting response guarantee that is unparalleled in the industry.
NATIC is the largest capitalized company in Peer Group 2, which groups companies with capitalization between $25,000,000 and $100,000,000 as determined by Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc. NATIC is ranked 8th by The Performance of the Title Insurance Underwriters© in terms of cash or cash equivalents. North American Title Insurance Company maintains over $74,000,000* in cash or marketable securities. This represents over 94% of the company’s assets and is characteristic of the most important attribute to title protection, namely, financial responsibility.
Demotech, Inc. awarded NATIC a rating of: A' (A Prime) Unsurpassed. A.M Best rated B++ (Good). NATIC is headquartered in Miami, Fla. To learn more, visit http://www.natic.com.
*As of 2012 year-end.