ROGER S. HULL NAMED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER FOR VENDOR MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.
April 22, 2002, SANTA ANA, Calif.
The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF), the nation’s leading, diversified provider of business information and related products and services, today announced that Roger S. Hull has been named chief executive officer of Vendor Management Services, Inc. (VMS). A wholly-owned subsidiary of The First American Corporation, VMS is the nation’s leading vendor management products and services provider.
Hull, who also will retain his duties as senior vice president and chief information officer for The First American Corporation, brings more than 20 years of business and information technology experience to his new position. At VMS, his primary focus will be to fuel the company’s expansion efforts by carrying its technology platform, TheVendorManagerTM, to First American’s mortgage-lending customers.
Hull joined First American in 1998, when he was named senior technology officer for the company’s subsidiary, First American Title Insurance Company. He was promoted to chief information officer a year later, then in 2001 was appointed senior vice president and chief information officer for The First American Corporation.
A California native, Hull earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Oklahoma. He and his wife, Susan, currently reside in Irvine with their three children.
Tracing its history to 1889, The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF) is the nation’s leading, diversified provider of business information and related products and services. The corporation’s three primary business segments include: title information and services; real estate information and services, which includes mortgage information services and database information and services; and consumer information and services, which provides automotive, subprime and direct-to-consumer credit reporting; direct-to-consumer public records reporting; resident screening; pre-employment screening; automobile title administration; property and automotive and insurance tracking services; property and casualty insurance; home warranties, investment advisory; and trust and banking services. Information about the company and an archive of its press releases can be found on the Internet at www.firstam.com.