Stewart National Title Services Names Tierney as Vice President, Manager of Minnesota Commercial Operations

HOUSTON (May 3, 2010) – Stewart National Title Services has announced the appointment of Renee Haglund Tierney as vice president and manager of its Minneapolis, Minn. national commercial operations. In this position, Tierney will be responsible for growing Stewart’s national commercial business, with a focus on expanding the company’s market share in the mid-western region of the U.S.

Paul Sands, executive vice president and director for Stewart National Title Services noted,
"Renee is the right person at the right time in this rapidly changing national and multinational commercial arena. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge and is known for building highly successful market-driven teams that deliver outstanding customer service."

Tierney is a recognized leader in the title industry with more than 30 years of experience. Previously, she held a range of positions at the state, regional and national levels for both Stewart and Chicago Title Insurance Company, and most recently served as a management consultant.

Tierney will be located at 1700 W. 82nd Street, Suite 100 Bloomington, Minn 55431 and can be contacted at (888) 488-2440 or

About Stewart

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 or follow Stewart on Twitter @stewarttitleco.