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Stewart Title Company Announces New Division President for Stewart Title of Arkansas

<p> <i>Industry Veteran, Mike Pryor, Joins Company to Lead Arkansas Title Services</i> </p>

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

Stewart Title Company Announces New Division President for Stewart Title of Arkansas18:29 EDT Tuesday, November 01, 2011 HOUSTON (Business Wire) -- Stewart Title Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Pryor to division president for Stewart Title of Arkansas. “Mike comes to Stewart with great experience and reputation in the title industry, and he is a great addition to our management team,” said Stewart Morris Jr., president and CEO of Stewart Title Company. “We look forward to his expertise and leadership to guide the profitable expansion of our services in the state.” “As a national company with operations in Arkansas, Stewart Title is in an ideal position to positively influence the future of the customer experience related to title and settlement services in Arkansas,” said Marty Albertson, vice president of Stewart Title Company. “Mike is the perfect person for the task.” Pryor chose to join the company to “be a part of a growth model where title matters,” he says. “The expectation of a magnificent customer experience is a near-term reality for Stewart customers in Arkansas.” Expanding in today's market also means a strong focus on technology solutions. Pryor shares Stewart Title's vision of using the most forward-thinking tech to generate customer excitement and keeping up with demand. “No one else in the state has what Stewart does,” Pryor continues. “I am excited to lead an enthusiastic team of title professionals and leading-edge tools that will alter the industry landscape in Arkansas.” Pryor has more than 20 years of operational and executive experience in the title and settlement services industry, and is a nationally recognized keynote and seminar speaker at industry events across the US. In addition to lengthy experience leading title companies, Mike served as the 2008-2009 President of the American Land Title Association (ALTA) and has received a variety of industry honors. He is CEO of The Pryor Experience Company, a consulting firm serving the title industry. Pryor will office in Little Rock, and can be reached at mike.pryor@stewart.com. About Stewart Stewart Title Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corp. (NYSE-STC), a customer-driven, technology-enabled, strategically competitive, real estate information, title insurance and transaction management company. Stewart provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries throughout the United States and international markets. Stewart also provides post-closing lender services, automated county clerk land records, property ownership mapping, geographic information systems, property information reports, background checks and expertise in tax-deferred exchanges. More information can be found at http://www.stewart.com, or by visiting the Stewart blog at http://blog.stewart.com, following Stewart on Twitter @stewarttitleco, becoming a member of the Stewart Title group on LinkedIn, or liking Stewart on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/StewartTitleCo. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Stewart Information Services Corp.Ted C. Jones, 713-625-8014Director-Investor Relationsted@stewart.comhttp://www.stewart.com