Stewart’s Laurie Pyle Named a 2013 Woman of Influence by HousingWire

Houston, Texas (November 25, 2013) – Stewart is proud to announce that Laurie Pyle, executive vice president of operations and chief information officer of Stewart Lender Services, has been named a 2013 Woman of Influence by HousingWire.

The annual award honors women who are powering the U.S. housing economy. Women of influence are chosen for the positive result they have on the housing industry.

“This year’s honorees represent a very special group of women. We focused more than any other year on women whose efforts have driven measurable and positive results for their companies, and the industry in general," said Paul Jackson, CEO and publisher, HousingWire.

“We are thrilled that Laurie has been acknowledged by HousingWire for her achievements in the mortgage services space,” said Jason Nadeau, Stewart group president. “Laurie has been integral in building Stewart Lender Services into a full-service mortgage services organization. Laurie combined a strong vision for metric-based management with workflow and decisioning tools to develop models and processes for managing the often cumbersome mortgage processes.”

Today Pyle oversees Stewart Lender Services operations, which includes a call center, loss mitigation solutions, foreclosure review solutions, REO solutions, origination support, post-closing services and capital market solutions. Additionally Pyle oversees all mortgage technology services.

“Through her vision of a lean, technology-centric organization we have built a culture of success and have created Stewart’s innovative and competitive lender services offerings,” Nadeau continues. “In addition, under Laurie’s direction, we have developed a unique approach to managing mortgage operation that allows Stewart to proactively manage flexible staffing between various operational solutions.”

Pyle joined Stewart in 2007 and has nearly 20 years of experience managing technology, operations, implementation and consulting. Pyle offices at Stewart Lender Services headquarters in Houston, TX, and can be reached at

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About Stewart Lender Services

Stewart Lender Services (SLS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Title Company, is a nationwide provider of centralized origination title, loss mitigation/default resolution, default title 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, servicers and law firms 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

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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. Stewart offers personalized service, industry expertise and customized solutions for virtually any type of real estate transaction, and is the preferred real estate services provider. More information can be found at, subscribe to the Stewart blog at or follow Stewart on Twitter @stewarttitleco.