Fidelity National Title Group (FNTG) has promoted Edson Burton to executive vice president and division manager. In his new position, Burton will oversee the company’s national commercial real estate operations throughout the eastern U.S. and residential operations in parts of the Midwest, East and Southeast.
A 34-year veteran of FNTG, Burton most recently served as senior vice president, overseeing the commercial operations of FNTG’sChicago Title Insurance Company office in Chicago. He will continue to manage this office in his new role.
In addition to his responsibilities at FNTG, Burton serves as a board member of Chicago Title & Trust Company and Chicago Title Insurance Company. He is also an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and Urban Land Institute’s Chicago District Council. Burton did his undergraduate work at Michigan State University and earned an MBA degree from Northwestern University.