Fidelity National Title Promotes Company Veteran

Edson Burton, who has been with the company for 34 years, is the new executive vice president and Chicago division manager.

Edson Burton
Edson Burton

Fidelity National Title Group has named Edson Burton as executive vice president and manager of the Chicago division. In his new position, Burton will lead the company’s national commercial real estate operations in the East and also oversee residential operations in the Midwest, East and Southeast.

Burton has been with the company for 34 years and climbs the ladder from a senior vice president position. Before his promotion, he was in charge of commercial operations of the company’s Chicago office, which he will continue to manage.

Moreover, Burton serves as a board member of Chicago Title & Trust Co. and Chicago Title Insurance Co. His interests span various domains, from the retail sector to urban planning, Burton being an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and Urban Land Institute’s Chicago District Council. He studied at Michigan State University and earned an MBA degree from Northwestern University.

Fidelity National Title Group is a member of the Fidelity National Financial family of companies and one of the nation’s largest provider of title insurance services through its underwriters, including Chicago Title, Commonwealth Land Title and Fidelity National Title. 

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