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Commitment Matters is a podcast for the Title and Settlement Industry! It’s designed to ensure title professionals have the resources needed to stay engaged and improve their business. Guests range from industry leaders, to key business partners, and even subject experts on things ranging from technology to advocacy and beyond.
The information, statements, views and opinions expressed in this podcast do not necessarily reflect those of RamQuest and are general in nature. RamQuest disclaims any and all liability or responsibility for damages of any kind arising from information presented in this podcast. No part of this podcast may be reproduced, published, copied or duplicated in any means without RamQuest's written permission.

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    • 5.0 • 15 Ratings

Commitment Matters is a podcast for the Title and Settlement Industry! It’s designed to ensure title professionals have the resources needed to stay engaged and improve their business. Guests range from industry leaders, to key business partners, and even subject experts on things ranging from technology to advocacy and beyond.
The information, statements, views and opinions expressed in this podcast do not necessarily reflect those of RamQuest and are general in nature. RamQuest disclaims any and all liability or responsibility for damages of any kind arising from information presented in this podcast. No part of this podcast may be reproduced, published, copied or duplicated in any means without RamQuest's written permission.

    Mary & Alison Gareffa: Coaching Chronicles

    Mary & Alison Gareffa: Coaching Chronicles

    In this episode of Commitment Matters, Mary speaks with title industry veteran Alison Gareffa. As longtime member of ALTA, she has served on many of its committees and regularly spoke publicly across the country as part of the RESPA Implementation Taskforce and the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures Task Force. She started in the title industry during college, working in the courthouse doing legals, eventually became the CFO in her family’s title services business, and has also worked in agency services and administration, corporate development, and corporate enterprise solutions before taking a strategic pause in her career. After engaging an executive coach, Alison is now pursuing an executive leadership coaching role.

    • 33 min
    Mary & Nancy McDonnell: Talking Treasury Management and the Title Industry

    Mary & Nancy McDonnell: Talking Treasury Management and the Title Industry

    In this episode of Commitment Matters, Mary speaks with Nancy McDonnell, EVP, Head of Treasury Solutions at Texas Capital Bank. They dive deep into the ins and outs of treasury management and how it relates to title-centric banking that can meet our industry’s unique needs. To contact Texas Capital Bank, you can email Mike Robnett at michael.robnett@texascapitalbank.com or Sergio Tamayo at Sergio.Tamayo@texascapitalbank.com

    • 43 min
    Mary & Sylvia Smith Turk: Hot Topics and Title Talk

    Mary & Sylvia Smith Turk: Hot Topics and Title Talk

    In this episode of Commitment Matters, Mary speaks with Sylvia Smith Turk, co-chair of ALTA's State Legislative and Regulatory Action Committee (SLRAC) brings her robust slate of title experience to the table for a discussion ranging from redaction of public data privacy to the unique times our industry is facing, how it's affecting our mix of business, and so much more.

    • 49 min
    Mary & Cynthia Blair: Find Your Title Family

    Mary & Cynthia Blair: Find Your Title Family

    In this episode of Commitment Matters, Mary speaks with Cynthia Blair: COO, owner and founding member of Blair Cato Pickren Casterline, LLC. As a past ALTA President, and an active real estate attorney, Cynthia delivers her no nonsense take on current issues and offers insight about how involvement can boost a career path.

    • 39 min
    Mary & Marcus Hunt & Wayne Stanley: A Q&A about M&As!

    Mary & Marcus Hunt & Wayne Stanley: A Q&A about M&As!

    This episode is all about mergers and acquisitions in the title and settlement industry. Wayne and Marcus break down the conversations they have with prospective title company buyers and sellers.

    • 46 min
    Mary & Kevin Nincehelser: Navigate Technology for your Business

    Mary & Kevin Nincehelser: Navigate Technology for your Business

    Kevin teaches how technology and HR go hand-in-hand in our remote working world. Learn how to successfully get around the roadblocks your company may face when setting up technology, maintaining security and managing data.

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Hydrkins ,

Excellent

As a young country lawyer, I appreciate Mary’s warm presentation of pertinent and valuable information about the title insurance industry. A must listen for anyone involved in real estate.

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