HOUSTON (June 17, 2005) - Tom Woods has joined Stewart Mortgage Information as vice president of national sales.
Woods has designed and delivered customized mortgage information solutions for his customers for more than 19 years. He began his career in the mortgage information industry in 1986 with Transamerica Real Estate Information Companies, a leading provider of tax and flood data. The First American Corp. acquired the company in October 2003.
Woods currently is responsible for nationally marketing SMI flood products to the top 100 mortgage companies, banks and credit unions. He holds a bachelor of science degree in business administration from California State University, at Hayward.
Stewart Mortgage Information (http://smi.stewart.com) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp. SMI is a leading provider of mortgage information and services that accelerate loan origination and reduce costs of post-closing functions. SMI meets the needs of the real estate industries through the delivery of information services required for settlement using e-commerce, including credit, valuation products, nationwide title and settlement services, flood determinations, electronic mortgage document preparation, background checks and a variety of post-closing & investor delivery services.
Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC) is a technology driven, strategically competitive, real estate information and transaction management company. Stewart provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries through more than 7,800 policy-issuing offices and agencies in 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 www.stewart.com.