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Meet the Exceptional Team Behind Your Title Success

Welcome to Leo Fortis Title Agency, where we blend unwavering integrity, industry-leading expertise, and a commitment to excellence in every real estate transaction. Our team is comprised of seasoned professionals, each bringing a wealth of experience and a track record of success to the table. Allow us to introduce you to the core members who drive our agency's vision forward:

Daniel J. Danizik

Founder & CEO

Daniel J. Danizik is not just the founder of Leo Fortis Title Agency; he is a testament to the power of resilience and strategic foresight in the face of economic fluctuations. With a background rooted in finance, mortgage, credit, and insurance, Dan has navigated through challenging economic landscapes, emerging as a beacon of leadership and innovation.

Dan’s journey began in the mortgage industry, where he quickly distinguished himself through his exceptional problem-solving skills and ability to connect with clients. His entrepreneurial spirit led him to establish his own company during the 2008 recession, a bold move that laid the foundation for his future successes.

Today, as the CEO of Leo Fortis, Dan is deeply involved in the day-to-day operations, ensuring that every client receives the highest level of service and expertise. His commitment to integrity and excellence is the cornerstone of our agency’s reputation.

Dana Danizik

Chief Operating Officer

Dana Danizik is a strategic powerhouse, renowned for her ability to drive sustainable growth and profitability. With over 15 years of experience in strategic sales and business development, Dana has a proven track record of success, including steering a $1 billion wholesale business to new heights. Her leadership skills, honed through assembling and guiding high-performing teams, are pivotal to her role as Chief Operating Officer at Leo Fortis Title Agency.

In her current position, Dana oversees the formulation and execution of strategic plans, ensuring seamless collaboration across all functions. Her academic background, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Marist College, underscores her commitment to excellence and her ability to combine theoretical knowledge with practical execution.

Melodee Petti

Senior Underwriter & Second-Generation Owner

Melodee Petti is a beacon of knowledge and experience in the title insurance industry. With over two decades of experience and a legacy as a second-generation owner, Melodee’s expertise in both commercial and residential title insurance is unparalleled. Her deep understanding of the intricacies of title insurance, coupled with her commitment to excellence, has made her an indispensable asset to Leo Fortis Title Agency.

Melodee’s dedication to serving our clients and her meticulous attention to detail have earned her a reputation as a trusted advisor and a key reason behind our agency’s continued success. Her ability to navigate the complex world of title insurance with ease and professionalism is a testament to her expertise and the high standards we uphold at Leo Fortis.

Michael Shaheen

Partner and Head of Business Development

Michael Shaheen brings a unique mix of Wall Street acumen and real estate investment expertise to Leo Fortis Title Agency. With over 23 years of experience in global financial firms and as a real estate investor, Mike’s comprehensive understanding of the financial and real estate landscape sets him apart as a valuable resource for our clients.

Mike’s solution-oriented mindset, combined with his passion for prioritizing client interests, ensures that every deal is executed with the highest level of professionalism and dedication. As a Partner at Leo Fortis, he plays a crucial role in driving growth, establishing key partnerships, and contributing to the overall success of the company. His commitment to excellence is reflected in his academic achievements, holding a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Administration of Justice from Rutgers University.

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At Leo Fortis Title Agency, we are more than just a title company; we are your trusted partners in ensuring a secure and successful real estate transaction. Our team's collective expertise, dedication to excellence, and commitment to integrity make us the premier choice for all your title needs. Contact us today to experience the unparalleled service and expertise that define Leo Fortis Title Agency.

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Experience the difference with Leo Fortis Title Agency. Contact us today for expert guidance and support in your real estate transactions, backed by a team committed to excellence and success.