Business briefcase |

Business briefcase

Cathleen Allison/Nevada Appeal Ron Peterson and Lanette Inman, of Northern Nevada Title Co., are shown outside their Carson City office Thursday.

Northern Nevada Title Co.

Address: 512 N. Division St.

Contact: 883-7513

Name: Ron Peterson

Position: President

What he actually does: He helps research, describe and insure property being sold or refinanced.

Family: Wife, daughter and father

Hometown: Reno

First job in a title company: He was a courier that collected legal documents.

Hobbies: Hunting, fly fishing and riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles

Best business advise he’s gotten: In a title company, take risks. If it’s possible to close a deal without taking a loss and, at the same time, stay out of trouble, do it.

How does someone get into the title business? Start out entry-level and see if it’s something enjoyable.