First American Title Names Steven S. Presti President and Division Manager for Dallas/Fort Worth
November 30, 2007, SANTA ANA, Calif.
First American Title Insurance Company announced today that Steven S. Presti has been named president and division manager for the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area.
In his new role, Presti will oversee First American’s escrow and title operations for the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area. He will report to Charles Gremminger, vice president and Texas state manager for First American’s Midwest/Southwest Title Division.
Presti began his title career in 1989 as a sales representative with First American Title Company in Austin, Texas. A year later, he was promoted to assistant vice president and sales manager, a position he held until 1995. Prior to his current assignment, Presti was with another large national title insurer and served as division president for that company’s operations in Austin and the Dallas/Ft. Worth metropolitan area. Recognized as a “Top 10 Manager” for that insurer’s operations nationwide in 2000, Presti also was the senior on-site manager for a 60,000 square foot regional office in Las Colinas/Irving, Texas, which operated the joint title plants for several national title insurers. The facility also housed a number of operations, including the Southwest regional claims/litigation departments.
Presti is the past president of the Tarrant County Title Association. He also was a local chapter president, Texas state district vice president and national governor for the Women’s Council of Realtors (WCR). Presti earned the prestigious WCR Leadership Training Graduate designation and was an Affiliate of the Year for the Austin Board of Realtors®.
About First American
First American Title Insurance Company, the largest subsidiary of The First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF), traces its history to 1889. One of the largest title insurers in the nation, the company offers title services through more than 1,800 offices and an extensive network of agents throughout the United States and abroad. The company has its headquarters in Santa Ana, Calif. Information about The First American Corporation’s subsidiaries and an archive of its press releases can be found on the Internet at www.firstam.com.