Jones Named Senior Underwriter for Stewart Title Guaranty Company

HOUSTON (Sept. 18, 2013) –Stewart Title Guaranty Company is pleased to announce that John Jones has been promoted to senior underwriter.

With more than 35 years’ experience in the title insurance business, Jones has held various positions at Stewart including area manager, county manager, senior account manager and senior commercial title officer, and most recently, vice president, associate senior underwriter and manager. In his career at Stewart, Jones has served as the primary underwriting counsel for many significant projects in the Seattle-Bellevue metropolitan area including the Washington Convention and Trade Center, the Pike Place Market and the Space Needle.

“This promotion reflects our confidence in John’s judgment and underwriting skills,” said Bruce Hawley, executive vice president of Stewart National Title Services. “His work in complex transactions has reflected superior skill and dedication. We look forward to his continued success.”

Jones offices in Seattle and can be contacted at (206) 770-8880 or

About Stewart

Stewart Title Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC), a customer-focused, global title insurance and real estate services company offering products and services through our direct operations, network of approved agencies and other companies within the Stewart family. Stewart provides these services to homebuyers and sellers; residential and commercial real estate professionals; mortgage lenders and servicers; title agencies and real estate attorneys; home builders; and United States and foreign governments. Stewart also provides loan origination and servicing support; loan review services; loss mitigation; REO asset management; home and personal insurance services; tax-deferred exchanges; and technology to streamline the real estate process. Offering personalized service, industry expertise and customized solutions for virtually any type of real estate transaction, Stewart is the preferred real estate services provider. More information can be found at