In 1982, Lynne Kaneshiro founded Island Title. Kaneshiro researched the products offered by Island Title's underwriter and helped develop a litigation guarantee policy that insured the lender's title position during the foreclosure process. The philosophy of Island Title is to provide the utmost in customer service and expedient and accurate services. By the end of its third year, Island Title had become the second-largest title and escrow company in the state of Hawaii, a position the company still holds. Operating a workforce of over 100 dedicated professionals with one main office and six branches throughout Oahu, Maui and the island of Hawaii, Island Title has made the transition from entrepreneurial startup to corporate entity. The company is headquartered in Honolulu.