ALTA® CEO Kurt Pfotenhauer Remembers Joe Casa

July 1, 2008

"I am deeply saddened by the passing of Joe Casa, founder and publisher of October Research, and send my heartfelt condolences to his family and co-workers. Joe was an important figure in the title industry. His work at October Research focused on improving the knowledge and professionalism of our industry, a tremendous value to us all. Joe built an impressive team at October Research, and he will be missed by all of us who care passionately about promoting the value the land title industry provides our society."

Joe Casa passed away earlier this week.

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