Promotion: Neil Torquato

Neil Torquato

September 1, 2016 - Old Republic Title is pleased to announce that Neil Torquato, Vice President and Division Manager for the Company's Orange County, CA, operation, has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Orange County Manager.

"This is an exciting time for our Southern California operations," says Carolyn Monroe, the Company's Western Title Division President. "Neil has established a phenomenal team in Orange County and they are working hard to continue expanding service in the area."

A seasoned professional in the title industry, Neil has nearly 30 years of experience in the business. He began his career in customer service with a large national underwriter and advanced into the positions of Sales Manager, Regional Sales Manager, County Manager and National Major Accounts Manager, before joining Old Republic Title in 2002 as Assistant County Manager. He was County Manager of Old Republic Title's Riverside/San Bernardino Counties operation until 2005.

A California native, Neil is a graduate of the University of Southern California (USC), where he earned his bachelor's degree in public administration and played football. He is a proud lifetime member of USC Trojan Football Alumni Club.

Congratulations to Neil. We wish him success in his new role. To contact him directly, call 949.476.5738 or email

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.