CEOPritam Advani is one of the co-founders of PCN Network and has been the visionary behind the company’s unique business model. He is a seasoned executive with an extensive financial and business background. As a result of this experience, Pritam has been able to successfully interpret the current state of the title/mortgage services market and develop unique solutions, including developing PCN’s proprietary Safe Escrow technology which provides the industry’s first centrally controlled but locally executable funding solution.
Prior to founding PCN Network, Pritam held senior executive positions at both private and public companies including Vice President of Business Development with NECHealth, Inc. in Atlanta, Georgia, Chief Financial Officer and/or Chief Operating Officer of E-Transport Inc., TechRx, Inc. and Cost Containment Corporation. He previously practiced as a CPA with Ernst and Young, LLP for over 10 years.
Pritam serves or has served as a director on the Board of Duquesne Light Holdings, Inc., TrueCommerce, Inc., and Uptivity and as Director and Treasurer of The Verland Foundation and Family Services of Western PA., a not-for-profit social services provider.
Kenneth Smolar, Esq.
PresidentKenneth Smolar is President of PCN. Ken previously served as PCN’s Executive Vice President. Since PCN’s inception in 2004, Ken has been responsible for sales and business development, generating new business and overseeing customer accounts. Ken is known throughout the national title industry as having expertise on UPL matters and has served as a panelist at multiple national title industry conferences and forums.
Previously, Ken practiced law in private and government capacities. He served as Counsel for the Pennsylvania Securities Commission and as a Deputy Attorney General in the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General. Ken additionally has worked in a business development and customer relations capacity with several businesses. Ken received a B.A. from Haverford College and a J.D. from the Boston University School of Law, and is admitted to practice law in Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, and Pennsylvania, as well as in the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
Mary Andriko, Esq.
Director of Business DevelopmentMary Andriko is the Director of Business Development at PCN. Mary is responsible for generating new business, maintaining relationships with key partners, and acting as the primary point of contact for existing customers. Mary is also responsible for compliance and risk management. Prior to her current role with PCN, Mary managed title curative litigation, and helped to establish PC Law Associates’ document preparation business. Mary is versed in mortgage and lending law, title claims, RESPA, CFPB compliance, and risk management.
Mary received a Bachelor of Arts from Duquesne University and Juris Doctor from Duquesne University School of Law. She is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania, the District of Columbia, North Carolina, West Virginia, and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
Director of Client RelationsAndrea Goeringer is the Director of Client Relations. Andrea is responsible for strategic partnerships with leading title companies in the industry. Andrea holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pittsburgh and has 10 years in financial services joining PCN shortly after its 2004 inception.
Jill L. Cadwell
Chief Operating OfficerJill L. Cadwell is Chief Operating Officer of PNC Network, whose role is to implement and launch PCN’s Safe Escrow platform to local Title Agents, Underwriters and Licensees. She is a 30 year veteran with Executive experience in the National Title and Close arena. She is a driver of production and technology solutions that reduces operational risk and increases productivity and overall profitability.
Prior to joining PCN, Jill has held positions with Local and National Title Agents and Underwriters on the West and East Coast, including Executive Vice President of National Title and Close Operations for ServiceLink, Senior Vice President of National Title and Close Operations for LSI Title Agency both in Pittsburgh. Her career took her back home to Michigan where she was Vice President of Operations for a multi county Title and Close Agency, The Talon Group. She spent 15 years of her career in Southern and Northern California as Assistant Vice President of National Title and Close Operations for Fidelity National Title and as a Senior Escrow Officer at several independent Escrow Companies throughout Southern California.