New York, NY – October 14, 2014 – First Nationwide Title Agency (FNTA) today announced that Vincent G. Danzi has been appointed senior vice president and senior counsel in the company’s Uniondale, Long Island office. A title industry veteran, with more than 13 years in the business, Mr. Danzi is in charge of FNTA’s regulatory and compliance issues, as well as building out and growing the Agency’s high-end, luxury residential practice.
“It gives me great pleasure to welcome Vincent aboard at First Nationwide Title Agency,” said Steven Napolitano, president and CEO. “We are growing our Agency, and are focused on attracting only the most seasoned and talented of professionals. Creative and results-oriented, Vincent helps with that growth, bringing a breadth of experience that significantly enhances the knowledge of our existing team, enabling us to more efficiently serve our current and potential clients. We are thrilled that he is joining us.”
Prior to joining FNTA, Mr. Danzi was senior vice president and general counsel at Manhattan-based One Title National Guaranty Company where his focus was to establish and operate the newly-formed title insurance underwriter from initial application through actual operation. He was responsible for drafting all operational forms, agreements and company policies for both the title insurer and its exclusive title agency.
Before his tenure at One Title, Mr. Danzi served as general counsel to Smithtown, Long Island-based Equity Settlement Services for nearly a decade.
Mr. Danzi launched his career at Bohemia, Long Island-based-Nationwide Court Services, eventually ascending to the position of president and title officer of the company’s main title subsidiary, where he was responsible for the firm’s day-to-day activities.
A frequent contributor to various legal and title-related organizations and periodicals, Mr. Danzi’s articles have appeared in such prestigious publications as the New York State Bar Association Journal , The Legal Description, & RespaNews.com. A frequent lecturer, he has multiple speaking engagements to his credit including this year for the Suffolk County Bar Association, and last year for the American Conference Institute’s First National Forum on Residential Mortgage Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement. He is a member of the editorial advisory board for The Legal Description and he produces continuing legal education materials for local bar associations.
Mr. Danzi earned a BA degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a J.D from the University at Buffalo School of Law.