JUNE 7 – 9, 2016 | SAN ANTONIO, TX

October Research Award Winners

Since 2012, the October Research awards program honors men and women in the title, underwriting, mortgage, lending and settlement services industries for exemplary accomplishment in the areas of Leadership, Innovation and Philanthropy.

2017 Award Winners

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From left:

Presenter: Erica Meyer, Publisher and CEO, October Research, LLC

Leadership Award Winner
George Holler, Managing Partner, Holler Law Firm, LLC

Philanthropy Award Winner
Curt Szymanski, President, Windward Consulting

Innovation Award Winner
Paul Clifford, President, Simplifile

2016 Award Winners

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From left:

Presenter: Erica Meyer, Publisher and CEO, October Research, LLC

Philanthropy Award Winner
Tali Raphaely, President, Armour Settlement Services

Innovation Award Winner
Dan Sogorka, President, RealEC Technologies

Leadership Award Winner
Mary Schuster, Chief Product Officer and EVP of Regulatory Affairs, RamQuest

2015 Award Winners

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From left:

Innovation Award Winner
Dick Reass, Owner, RynohLive and Reliant Title

Leadership Award Winner
Diane Evans, Vice President, Land Title Guarantee Co.

Philanthropy Award Winner
Kevin Tacher, CEO, Independence Title
(Accepting on Kevin's behalf was Susan Pelham, Vice President of Compliance and Training, Westcor)

Presenter: Erica Meyer, Publisher and CEO, October Research, LLC

2014 Award Winners

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From left:

Innovation Award Winner
Tim Armbruster, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Products and Product Strategy Woodfinn

Leadership Award Winner
John Hollenbeck, Executive Vice President and Business Director First American Title Insurance Co.

Philanthropy Award Winner
Kent Stewart, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Reli Settlement Solutions

Presenter: Erica Meyer, Publisher and CEO, October Research, LLC

2013 Award Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Joe Drum, Executive Vice President, WFG National Title Insurance Co.

Innovation Award Winner
Brian Coester, Chief Executive Officer, Coester VMS

Philanthropy Award Winner
Dave Heine, Vice President and Co-Owner, Closemytimeshare.com

2012 Award Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Robert Klein, Founder & Chairman, Safeguard Properties

Innovation Award Winner
Stewart Morris, Jr., Vice Chairman, Stewart Information Services Corp.

Philanthropy Award Winner
Chris Gulotta, Principal, The Gulotta Law Group, PLLC