Michael LeBlanc appointed FCT Chief Executive Officer

LeBlanc launches The FCT Blog to build on FCT's legacy of innovation, 
expertise and customer service 
OAKVILLE, ON, Oct. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The Hon. William G. Davis, P.C., C.C., 
Q.C., Chair of the Board of FCT Insurance Company Ltd. and Ken DeGiorgio, 
Executive Vice President, First American Financial Corporation are pleased to 
announce the appointment of Michael LeBlanc as FCT's Chief Executive Officer 
and Chief Agent for First American Title Insurance Company in Canada. 
"FCT has a proven track record of providing innovative risk management 
solutions in the real estate and financial marketplace. FCT will continue to 
introduce new solutions to reduce financial risks that build on our core 
commitment to our customers that they will experience excellence," said 
"As part of this commitment, I am excited to be launching "The FCT Blog" which 
will examine market trends and important issues, answer industry questions and 
provide access to the in-house team of experts at FCT. I intend to provide a 
regular blog so readers will have a direct link to me, as well as the 
opportunity to make comments or raise questions important to them." 
The FCT Blog is available at www.fct.ca/blog. The FCT Blog will be the first 
blog in Canada to deal exclusively with the title insurance industry. In order 
to provide those in the French-speaking provinces content geared specifically 
toward their issues, FCT will also be launching a French version of The FCT 
Blog in early 2014. 
Michael has served as FCT's Chief Operating Officer since 2010. Michael joined 
FCT in 1994 as its Atlantic Regional Director. Prior to joining FCT, Michael 
practised law in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, as a partner with the law firm of 
Boyne Clarke. Michael has an extensive legal background in real-estate-related 
matters, appearing before the Supreme Court on both commercial and other civil 
Michael holds a law degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. 
He was called to the Nova Scotia Bar in 1978 and is a member of the Nova 
Scotia Barristers' Society. Michael has been a regular speaker at industry 
conferences and events focusing on title insurance and how it relates to real 
estate issues. Michael serves as a member of the Board of Directors of FCT 
Insurance Company Ltd., and chairs the Board of Directors for the FCT 
Charitable Foundation. He is also a past Chair of Skate Oakville. 
Through offices in major Canadian cities, FCT offers a full range of risk 
management solutions from residential and commercial title insurance to title 
processing; debt recovery and valuation services to document processing. The 
services company does not provide insurance products. 
About FCT 
Founded in 1991, the FCT group of companies is based in Oakville, Ontario and 
has over 800 employees across the country. The group provides industry-leading 
title insurance, default solutions and other real-estate-related products and 
services to approximately 300 lenders, 24,000 legal professionals and 5,000 
recovery professionals, as well as real estate agents, mortgage brokers and 
builders, nationwide. For more information on FCT, please visit the company 
website at www.fct.ca. FCT has been recognized as one of the 50 most engaged 
workplaces in Canada in 2012 by Achievers.  
(†)The FCT group of companies includes FCT Insurance Company Ltd. which 
provides title and valuation insurance, with the exception of commercial title 
policies, which are provided by the Canadian branch of First American Title 
Insurance Company. Services are provided by First Canadian Title Company 

SOURCE  First Canadian Title 
Media contact: 
Wendy Rinella 905 287-3379 wrinella@FCT.ca 
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