First American Title names Gary Wangberg vice president-county manager of Santa Cruz County


Gary A. Wangberg has been named vice president-county manager of Santa Cruz County for First American Title Insurance Company, according to President Parker S. Kennedy.

Wangberg, a 32-year veteran of the title industry, began his career with First American in 1972 as vice president-title manager in Sonoma County. Two years later he moved to Los Angeles for eight years as manager. He then moved to First American's office in Salinas as vice president-county manager. In 1985 he was made manager of the San Francisco County operations, where he remained until his recent transfer.

First American Title Insurance Company, principal subsidiary of The First American Financial Corporation, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 1989. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, it offers title services through a network of more than 300 offices and 4,000 agents in all 50 states. It also provides title services abroad in the Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, Guam, Mexico, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom. National headquarters are located in Santa Ana, California.


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