Stewart Names Florida Agency Services District Manager

December 11, 2012

Stewart Title Guaranty Company announced the appointment of Kurt Blass as Florida agency services district manager. In this position, Blass will lead Stewart’s agency operations for the state.

Blass brings 12 years of financial and management experience in the mortgage and insurance industries. He served as regional controller for Stewart for eight years, overseeing regional operations covering seven states and three U.S. territories and serving 1,500 independent agents and 65 subsidiaries. In addition, he has several years of auditing experience, including five with a public accounting firm and two in internal audit. Blass also served as director and financial advisor for other title companies.

“Kurt’s management experience and knowledge of Stewart’s Florida agency operations is extensive,” said George Houghton, group president, agency operations. “Kurt’s proven leadership and strong success record will help facilitate growth in this important region.” Blass received his bachelor’s in business administration from the University of Georgia has been a Florida certified public accountant since 1995.


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