Promotion: Rob Zellar

Rob Zellar

Old Republic Title is pleased to announce that Rob Zellar, Senior Vice President of ORNTIC, and Manager, National Business Development, has been promoted to Executive Vice President of ORNTIC, and Director, Corporate Development. In connection with this promotion, he will join the Company's Executive Leadership Team. Rob will continue to be based in Columbus, OH.

In this new role, Rob will focus on advancing top and bottom-line Company performance, accelerating Company-wide market share growth, and enhancing the Company's overall strategic presence in the marketplace. He will lead a newly formed Corporate Development organization.

Rob joined the Company in 2008 as a National Account Executive in its National Services Division. He brought a wealth of industry knowledge and experience that he gained from holding executive leadership positions with a Midwestern title agency and a national real estate brokerage company.

He earned a bachelor's degree in economics and history from Muskingum University in New Concord, OH, and went on to study at Bowling Green State University's Graduate School, where he majored in business administration. He is an active board member of the Real Estate Services Providers Council, currently chairs the organization's Membership Committee, and is a member of the board of directors. He also is Board Secretary for Old Republic Title's National Leadership Team.

Congratulations to Rob. We wish him success in his new position. He can be reached at

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.