Stewart National Title Services adds Wasserman as senior vice president, national business development officer

HOUSTON (January 5, 2009) - Stewart National Title Services, a division of Stewart Title Guaranty Company, has added Allan Wasserman as senior vice president, national business development, in San Diego, Calif.

With more than 30 years of experience in the title industry, Wasserman has served in a number of senior management and underwriting positions for Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Paul Sands, executive vice president and director of Stewart National Title Services remarked, "we are pleased to have a seasoned industry veteran joining our team, especially one that is so experienced in aggressively pursuing company growth opportunities."

A graduate of San Diego State University, Wasserman received his juris doctorate from Western State University School of Law. He is a former president and current board of governors member of the California Land Title Association. A frequent speaker at seminars and conventions, Mr. Wasserman has lectured at many continuing education programs for the California Bar Association on escrow and title insurance subjects.

About Stewart National Title Services and Stewart Title Guaranty Company

Stewart National Title Services, a division of Stewart Title Guaranty Co., provides a single point of contact for U.S. and multinational customers that require special expertise in closing and underwriting for single and multi-site commercial transactions. Stewart Title Guaranty Co. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC), a customer-driven, technology-enabled, strategically competitive, real estate information, title insurance and transaction management company. Stewart provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries throughout the United States and international markets. Stewart also provides post-closing lender services, automated county clerk land records, property ownership mapping, geographic information systems, property information reports, flood certificates, document preparation, background checks and expertise in tax-deferred exchanges. More information can be found at