Gracy Title, a Stewart Title® Company, Honored as Top Workplace for Fifth Consecutive Year
HOUSTON (Nov. 17, 2014) – For the fifth year in a row, the Austin American Statesman has named Stewart’s Austin affiliate, Gracy Title (Gracy), as one of the 2014 Top Midsized Workplaces of Greater Austin. The publication recognizes Central Texas employers that exemplify the best in leadership, vision and employee-centered culture.
This year, Gracy placed fourteenth out of 30 mid-sized companies who won. Only four companies in the entire city of Austin have won Top Workplace five consecutive times.
“Gracy is a remarkable company. The employees care about each other and take care of our customers,” said David Tandy, CEO, Gracy Title. “With Stewart Title’s great support, employees love to come to work and find that they can build a long-term career with Gracy. It’s been that kind of company since it was started in 1873.”
Out of 40,000 companies operating in the Austin area, 911 companies were nominated by their employees to participate in the survey. Of those, 159 companies participated in the survey, and 100 were rated high enough to be selected as a Top Workplace. For the second year in a row, no other title companies in Austin were voted a Top Workplace by their employees.
Any private company, nonprofit, government or school is eligible to be nominated for Top Workplace of Greater Austin as long as it has 50 or more employees in Central Texas.
Anyone can submit confidential nominations including employees, customers, vendors and the company itself.
Gracy Title, a Stewart Title company, employs more than 200 people in the region. The company provides real estate services, including residential and commercial title insurance, escrow and settlement services, lender services, underwriting, specialty insurance and other solutions that facilitate successful real estate transactions.
Stewart Title Company and Stewart Title Guaranty Company are wholly owned subsidiaries 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 http://www.stewart.com/news, subscribe to the Stewart blog at http://blog.stewart.com or follow Stewart on Twitter @stewarttitleco.