WFG National Title Names Ravi Bapodra to Lead TitleNet

Santa Barbara, CA - November 8, 2011 – WFG National Title Insurance Company (“WFG National Title”) has announced Ravi Bapodra as its new Vice President and Managing Director, TitleNet. The Williston Financial Group family of title insurers is currently licensed and operating in 40 jurisdictions nationwide. The company is a full service provider of title insurance and real estate settlement services for lender, commercial and residential transactions nationwide.

TitleNet, a division of WFG National Title, is a national provider of title, closing and settlement services comprised of a national network of independent providers using a centralized technology platform.  The operation processes residential and commercial transactions, as well as loss mitigation, default and REO transactions.

Bapodra will oversee the growth of TitleNet and maintain its relationship with its network of independent providers and clients. He comes to WFG National Title and TitleNet with 13 years of industry experience.  He was most recently VP, Default Product Services with one of the nation’s largest title underwriters. He has spent the majority of his career in executive positions with two other large national underwriters. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Riverside.

“Ravi excels at harnessing the strength of independent businesses, and connecting them to national and regional banks, REO firms, GSEs and other companies to meet or exceed their performance standards,  the concept at the core of the TitleNet model,” said Joseph Drum, Esq., Executive Vice President for WFG National Title. “His role will be to allow our independent agencies to do what they do best, while supplementing them with top-flight resources, guidance and coordination.  Our agencies will quickly find Ravi and TitleNet to be outstanding assets.”

Ravi Bapodra can be reached at RBapodra@wfgnationaltitle.com.

For more information, go to www.WFGNationalTitle.com.

About WFG National Title Insurance Company

WFG National Title Insurance Company, a Williston Financial Group Company, is a national provider of premium title insurance and settlement services to the real estate and mortgage industry.  The company also delivers a wide variety of residential and commercial mortgage lender services, including default and real estate owned transactions.  The company enjoys a Financial Stability Rating of A’ (A prime) as assigned by Demotech, Inc.  Built around the directive to “communicate, collaborate, coexist,” WFG National Title Insurance Company is committed to applying a new philosophy to the traditional mortgage and real estate industry, working to meet the changing needs of its clients, agents and associates.  For more information, please go to www.WFGNationalTitle.com.