San Ramon, CA, April 24, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Old Republic Home Protection, a leading home warranty provider, announces the promotion of Gene Roberts to Regional Vice President (RVP) of their Mid-Atlantic Region. Regional Vice Presidents provide critical leadership to their Sales Team members, who, in turn, ensure that consistent, dependable, and stellar customer service is provided to the local Real Estate communities they serve.
Prior to accepting the RVP position, Gene spent nine years as a successful Account Executive for ORHP in Northern Alabama. He also brings to this position previous experience as a REALTOR®, and management skills from various positions in retail and sales. Throughout his career, Gene has patterned his sales style after the character Sam in the Dr. Seuss book, “Green Eggs and Ham.” Gene describes this persistent style as, “Keep showing up, keep asking for business, be nice…and then deliver great customer service when you do get the business.”
As he assumes his new role, Gene adds, “It is a privilege and an honor to be selected by Old Republic Home Protection as RVP for the Mid-Atlantic Region. In this new position, I look forward to helping my team grow and exceed their goals. I love our company motto of ‘People Helping People’ and the terrific job we do of living that philosophy. This goes hand-in-hand with my personal philosophy, which is summed up by this paraphrase of my favorite quote from the great Zig Zigler: ‘You can get anything in life you want if you just help enough other people get what they want.’"
About Old Republic Home Protection
A home warranty is a renewable service contract that repairs/replaces a home’s systems and appliances that fail due to normal use during the term of the contract. Optional coverage is also available to custom-fit coverage to the home. Please see your state-specific Plan for details of coverage
Old Republic Home Protection is currently the third largest home warranty company nationwide, conducting business in 27 states coast to coast. ORHP is a subsidiary of Old Republic International Corporation (ORI), one of the nation's 50 largest publicly held diversified financial services institutions.
For more information regarding Old Republic Home Protection, visit www.orhp.com.