Jesse Oman, Executive Vice President and Old Republic Title’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), has been selected as a winner of the 2021 Info-Tech CIO Award. This annual recognition is awarded by the Info-Tech Research Group, a leading IT research and advisory firm, to honor IT leaders who deliver exceptional value to their organizations and achieve high IT satisfaction and value scores, as assessed by their business stakeholders.
Jesse is recognized as one of the top winners for the CIO Business Vision division. He received this honor based on high scores in the Info-Tech CIO Business Vision diagnostic program, an annual survey that measures stakeholder satisfaction with organizations’ core IT services, including: client-facing technology, security and innovation. With 372 industry leaders entered this year, winning the 2021 award demonstrates Jesse’s dedication to service excellence and stakeholder satisfaction.
In his role as CIO at Old Republic Title, Jesse is responsible for overseeing all personnel, policies, objectives and business plans for its Information Services, as well as for overseeing Old Republic Title Tech Companies, Inc., including: eRecording Partners Network (ePN), iMarc (dba E-Closing), RamQuest Software and Pavaso®.
With the help of his team, he ensures that these proprietary technologies, programs and companies continue to effectively support the real estate and title insurance industries. Jesse also is a member of Old Republic Title’s Governance Steering Committee, an advisory group that focuses on aligning all of the Company’s digital products and solutions.
Jesse’s passion for IT and business, and the dedication he has not only to his team but to the entire organization, does not go unnoticed. Carolyn Monroe, President of Old Republic National Title Holding Company, recognizes his accomplishments, saying, “Under Jesse’s leadership, the growth and development of our internal IS department and tech companies have been remarkable. His perspectives on digital transformation and business strategy are invaluable in driving our Company forward. With the help of Jesse and his team, we are optimizing engagement and transforming business performance. This is generating excitement throughout the entire Company.”
While expressing his appreciation, Jesse commented, “This award is only possible due to all the hard work and talent of the IS leadership team and every member of the department. They delivered the partnership and innovation that is being recognized by our business partners. This strategic alignment between business and technology is vital to the delivery of our future strategies and success of the organization.”