Principal/Chief Executive Officer
Tony deeply understands the value of fostering great relationships. Co-founding Commercial Partners Title with Jane Miller in 1995, Tony assembled a team of top industry professionals to deliver commercial title insurance solutions. Tony knew developing these internal relationships would foster deep connections with clients that were key to doing business. Backed by his wealth of experience and focus on relationships, Tony and the team have grown Commercial Partners Title into one of the leading title insurance agencies in the upper Midwest.
Tony began his career as a paralegal with Minnesota Title, later assuming the post of Principal/Vice President of a Winona County Abstract Company. From there he moved to Chicago Title, gaining responsibility and skill doing everything from overseeing the abstracting, examining, final policy, recording and ordering. Tony transferred to the Commercial Title side of the business, rounding out his extensive experience in closing and underwriting to include building business through sales and marketing efforts.
Tony’s hands-on industry knowledge has been developed during his far-reaching commitment to the community. He is active in the American Land Title Association, having served on the Board of Governors, the Executive Committee of the Abstractor/Agent Section, and on the Membership and Organizational Committee. Tony is the Past President of the Minnesota Land Title Association, having served on the Board of Directors for 20 years. He’s also a member of NAIOP, MSCA and the City of Lakes Rotary Club. An avid hunter, woodworker and golfer, Tony’s enthusiasm in bringing people together is evident whether for a game of golf, debating industry topics with colleagues or delivering tailored solutions to valued clients.