Category: Messages from the CEO

14 Dec

Message from the CEO | First National Title Hosts Hollywood Extravaganza at Land Title Institute

For the past 25 years, the Texas Land Title Association (TLTA) has offered an educational program, the Texas Land Title Institute (TLTI), in December at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort.  It is unlike any other TLTA seminar and draws a large crowd of attorneys and agents from all over the state.  Due to the quality

09 Nov

Message from the CEO | First National Title Introduces the Podcast “First, Let’s Talk Title.”

You may have already received our e-mailed “teaser” Podcast introduction.  If not, I am pleased to announce this new project for First National Title Insurance Company (FNTI).  Director of Education April Roberts, together with the support of Kristine Prather, Zac Bohl, and other members of the FNTI team, has developed a series of Podcasts.  The

05 Oct

Message from the CEO | First National Title on the Road

Prior commitments and obligations had prevented me from attending the Land Title Association of Arizona (LTAA) conference over the past couple of years, and I looked forward to reconnecting with our independent Arizona agents last week.  This year’s annual conference was held at the Ft. McDowell (WeKoPa) Resort and Casino on October 3-5.   The conference

07 Sep

Message from the CEO | First National Title’s Recent Recognitions

First National Title Insurance Company (FNTI) qualified for the third year in a row as one of the Dallas Business Journal’s “Middle Market 50—Fastest Growing DFW Companies.”  Middle market is defined as having revenues between $25 million and $750 million.  Over the past five years, our company has had revenues of $26 million, $36 million,

09 Aug

Message from the CEO | Meet our Newest Team Members

First National Title Insurance Company (FNTI) is committed to growing your business and ours.  In previous blogs, I stated that we had the resources and tools to help you with your educational, marketing, underwriting, and title production needs.  As our services have grown, so has our staff.  Since January 2018, we have added nine new

12 Jul

Message from the CEO | Full Time Focus

I had the honor and privilege to serve as the Texas Land Title Association (TLTA) president from June, 2017 to June, 2018. At the TLTA Annual Conference last month, I reluctantly passed the gavel to John Martin, President of Lone Star Title. My only hesitation was that I was giving up a role at the

04 May

Message from the CEO | First National Title Addresses the Future and Issues Facing our Industry

I was recently asked to address a group about the future of our industry and the issues that will impact the independent title agent. Our industry is coming off record revenues in 2017 and a robust economy. While that is encouraging and optimistic, there are underlying problems to face. I believe the primary concern of

16 Apr

Message from the CEO | First National Title Announces Expanded Plant Services

I am pleased to announce that First National Title Insurance Company is currently in the process of licensing additional Texas counties for our Title Production Facility that allows us the ability to provide title plant services in the 33 most populous counties in Texas. Our services will cover all the major metropolitan areas and a