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Real Estate Connect Speaker Profile

Patrick Stone knows all about growing companies into industry leaders. As vice chairman for Metrocities Mortgage's board of directors, he is helping the company grow and realize its full potential in the lending segment. Before joining Metrocities in March 2004, Stone served as CEO of Fidelity National Information Solutions, a majority-owned subsidiary of Fidelity National Financial. Stone had a lengthy career with Fidelity, including eight years as chief operating officer, during which time the company grew to be the number one title company, responsible for more than 30 percent of policies underwritten nationally. In addition, while serving as CEO of FNIS, he grew the company by integrating Fidelity credit, flood, tax service, escrow service, appraisal services, real estate agent MLS, desktop tools and numerous real estate and mortgage technologies. Stone will speak during Real Estate Connect in New York City, Jan. 11-13, 2006. Here are his answers to a set of questions posed by I...