Ardan Data Services, the parent of affiliated companies Westcor Land Title Insurance Co., X1 Analytics and Grid151, announced the hiring of sales leaders Joey Mitchell, Shane Cranton and Chris Scott as it seeks to expand its customer base in lender and closing automation. Mitchell joins as senior vice president of enterprise sales for all three businesses, tapping into his knowledge of title, settlement and technology in order to support lenders, agents and underwriters and drive client acquisition. The companies also welcomed Cranton as executive vice president of enterprise sales, a role where he will draw from his experience of helping companies meet goals through both organic growth and targeted acquisitions. Both Mitchell and Cranton previously held senior roles at Flueid and Title365.
Additionally, Grid151, which provides digital platforms connecting real estate, title and mortgage industries, welcomed Chris Scott as director of national sales. In the role, Scott will work with title agents to implement workshare solutions to help drive growth. Before joining Grid151, Scott held sales roles at National Closing Solutions and Placer Title Co.