Regional Underwriter Announces Additions

May 20, 2010

Westcor Land Title Insurance Co., a national independent underwriter, announced key personnel additions to further support its significant national growth.

Kimberly Sledd joins the newly formed National Agency Division. Based in Virginia, Sledd will initially serve a dual role as an agency representative for national and Mid-Atlantic agents.

Will Townsend, assistant state production manager, will operate from Westcor’s South Florida Title Plant and will assist in the management of title production. Townsend brings over 20 years of industry experience. Ross Wagner, agency representative, will lead the further expansion of Westcor into the Ohio and Western Pennsylvania markets. Wagner brings 20 years of industry experience. Walter (Bud) Whisler will further expand the Midwest Region. Whisler brings 30 years of industry experience. He will support the development and growth in Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin and South Dakota in his role as regional manager.

“We welcome our new team members,” said Mary O’Donnell, president and chief executive officer of Westcor. “Their extensive experience, expertise and wealth of knowledge affirm our commitment to provide consistent quality and best in-class service to our customers as we continue to expand our national growth.”

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