Stewart Hires Tony Hale as Sales Director of Western States Agency District

HOUSTON (June 23, 2015) – Stewart® announced today that Tony Hale will join the team as western states agency district sales director, a new role in the company’s Agency Services Group. In this role, Hale will be responsible for building an effective sales strategy to attract new independent agencies, and to serve our existing agencies.

Hale has more than 20 years of experience in the title industry, previously working for another national underwriter as county and regional manager. Additionally, he has worked for two large independent title agencies in marketing and key operational roles.

“Tony’s extensive knowledge of the title industry, and experience in marketing and operational roles will make him a valued asset to our team and a welcomed addition,” said George Houghton, executive vice president, western states and national agency district manager, Stewart Agency Services. “He’s an accomplished executive with a proven track record of growing sales, and we’re excited for him to take on this new role at Stewart.”

Hale received a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration and marketing from Linfield College in Oregon where he also played basketball as a starter during all four years.

Hale can be reached at (713) 249-8692 or at

About Stewart

Stewart Title Guaranty 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 county governments. Stewart also provides loan origination and servicing support; loan review services; loss mitigation; REO asset management; due diligence for capital markets; collateral valuations; 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.