Patricia Rissanen, President
Patricia has been a successful industry leader with more than twenty years of real estate experience. Coming from a corporate background with American Express, she transitioned to title sales with LandAmerica Commonwealth. Her time there was spent focused on Sales and Marketing, corporate culture and growing the fee attorney operations. In 2009 she joined Old Republic National Title Insurance Company to manage Sales for the DFW operations, and the Company realized significant market growth in the years to follow. Patricia’s leadership role evolved to include the management of escrow operations for many years. She developed a successful approach to bridge the platforms for sales, marketing and technology, and to drive sustained profitability and a collaborative culture. Patricia was promoted to Regional Marketing Director, overseeing three states for the Company. In 2015 she served as Sales and Marketing Director of Texas for Fidelity National Title. Following the acquisition of CINC by Fidelity National Financial, Patricia worked with multiple FNF brands to launch new technology to the marketplace. In 2018 she joined Stewart Title as the Sales Director for Texas, bringing together many industry veterans to grow the brand. She later served as the Senior Division President of North Texas for Stewart, responsible for managing all escrow operations, title production, sales, and marketing. Her business acumen and industry expertise have created a remarkable structure to capitalize on available synergies and expense management, which will allow for profitable multi-state growth across the platform.