Two Stewart associates accept new roles of division presidents to cover expansions
HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2015 – Stewart Title® of California announced today the expansion of the South Bay division into the East and West divisions. With the size of the territory, and the significant population growth, Stewart divided the South Bay division to better serve its clients, support internal staff and to continue to grow its market share. In conjunction with this development, two Stewart associates, Tracey Gant and Christine Gula, have been promoted to division presidents.
“I am very excited about the changes and opportunities being created as we continue to grow our California operations throughout the state,” said Guy Kruger, president of Stewart Title of California. “We are very fortunate that we have two very talented team members who were the obvious choices to take on the new leadership roles. I’m confident that Tracey and Christine will greatly enhance the value that we bring to our clients and shareholders.”
Tracey Gant, formerly the Northern California Title operations manager, has been named to division president for the Western Counties of the South Bay division, now known as South Bay West. He brings 30 years of title industry experience to Stewart. For the past 15 years, he’s managed large and small title production centers, ensuring facilities remain customer-focused. He will continue to oversee the title operations as he transitions into his new role.
Christine Gula has been promoted to division president for the Eastern counties of the South Bay division, now known South Bay East. Formerly serving as a regional sales manager, Gula has been a Stewart associate since 2007. She brings 14 years title industry experience coupled with work experience in the East Bay, Central Valley, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz counties. Gula will continue to oversee the sales staff in the entire East and West South Bay divisions as she steps into her new role.
Stewart Title of California, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stewart Title Company. Stewart offers personalized service, industry expertise and customized solutions for virtually any type of real estate transaction, and is the preferred real estate services provider. More information can be found at http://www.stewart.com/news.