Promotion: Matthew Harrick

Matthew Harrick

We are pleased to announce that, effective April 3, 2017, Matthew Harrick, Senior Vice President, ORNTIC, joined Old Republic Title's Corporate Development team as Director of Business Development for Old Republic National Title Services, Inc. (known as the National Services Division) and Old Republic Title Tech Companies, Inc. In this new, dual role, Matt continues to report to Pat Connor, President, Old Republic National Title Services, Inc., now with dotted-line reporting to Rob Zellar, EVP of ORNTIC, Director, Corporate Development; and Rob Chapman, EVP of ORNTIC. Matt is based in the Company's office in Orange, CA.

Matt works closely with managers in the National Services Division and Old Republic Title Tech Companies (including eRecording Partners Network, Pavaso and RamQuest) and coordinates with the Corporate Development team to implement growth strategies and business development processes.

"Matt brings a broad range of knowledge to this new position. He has a unique blend of expertise, with 20 years of combined experience in title insurance and lending, as well as sales leadership, relationship management and analytics/technical background," says Pat Connor.

"We are pleased to welcome Matt to the Company-wide Corporate Development team, representing both our National Services Division and Tech Companies. We look forward to working closely together in advancing strategies for alignment and business development," adds Rob Zellar.

Prior to joining Old Republic Title in December 2016, Matthew was head of sales, data and analytics for a national title insurance company for more than 10 years. He was responsible for leading large sales teams, managing customer relationships, and executing strategic business and technical initiatives. Prior to that, he managed large sales teams in the mortgage lending business for 10 years.

Matt attended Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo County, CA, where he studied business administration. He is a former member of the Mortgage Banker's Association.

We wish Matt success in his new role. He can be reached at 614.341.1900.

Headquartered in Tampa, FL, the Old Republic Title Insurance Group, Inc. (ORTIG) is comprised of a multitude of title and related services companies. Its underwriters are Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, formed in 1907, and American Guaranty Title Insurance Company, dating back to 1896. Since 1992, no other title insurer has had higher overall financial-strength ratings than the ORTIG. The ORTIG (known widely as Old Republic Title) offers a full complement of title insurance underwriting and related services such as: Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 1031 exchanges, notary services, commercial real estate due diligence, UCC insurance, bankruptcy reporting, national timeshare and relocation services, document recording, real estate appraisal, commercial real estate transaction coordination, mortgage servicer solutions, default management, flood reporting, and centralized national order placement services. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE: ORI), one of the nation's 50 largest publicly held insurance organizations.