Stewart Lender Services Names New Sales Vice President

HOUSTON (February 23, 2010) – Stewart Lender Services (SLS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Title Company, has announced the appointment of Christine Conner to the position of senior vice president, national account manager. In this role Conner will be responsible for increasing Stewart’s services to existing clients, as well as helping SLS enter into new national lender relationships with a primary focus on the nation’s top lenders, servicers and investors.

"We are very excited to have Christine join our sales team," said Len Franco, SLS executive vice president and national sales manager. "Her extensive product knowledge, business acumen and lender experience will help provide our customers the full benefits of Stewart products supporting lenders throughout the lifecycle of a loan."

"Stewart is committed to continuing the growth of our SLS organization to better serve our customers," said Jason Nadeau, SLS president and chief executive officer. "We remain committed to attracting the industry's top talent and leadership. Christine's addition is further evidence of our ongoing commitment to this market segment."

Conner joins SLS from the First American Corporation where she had served as strategic accounts director. She has also served in several marketing and sales management positions within the mortgage industry.

About Stewart Lender Services

Stewart Lenders Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Title Company, is a nationwide provider of centralized origination, loss mitigation and REO asset solutions for mortgage lenders and servicers. With more than a century of experience matched with the industry’s leading technologies, SLS helps lenders and servicers meet the rapidly changing demands of today’s market. SLS has the financial strength, industry knowledge and proven flexibility to perform throughout the lifecycle of a loan. More information can be found at

About Stewart

Stewart Title Company, 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 or follow Stewart on Twitter @stewarttitleco.