People

Jane is the General Manager/Owner of Blue Ink Original and a resident of the Shenandoah Valley for more than 25 years. She co-founded a telecommunications business in Front Royal, and has worked or lived in Warren, Shenandoah, Page, Fredrick, Fauquier and Loudoun Counties. Jane married Joe Silek in 1996, and following the birth of their son, Jane left the business world and stayed home with her boys.

Back in 1990, Joe Silek co-founded Professional Titles Incorporated (now Blue Ink Original). In 2011, Jane came on board as manager. Jane is now a licensed title insurance agent and settlement agent.

In addition to running Blue Ink, Jane is a volunteer puppy raiser for Guiding Eyes for the Blind and has raised two dogs who are now working guide dogs. If you stop by the office, chances are you’ll be greeted by the current puppy in training.


JenniferJennifer was born and raised in Warren County. She came to Professional Titles Incorporated (now Blue Ink Original) back in 2001 and began working as an Abstractor. Soon after, she became an Assistant Settlement Agent and eventually a Senior Settlement Agent. Jennifer pursued instruction to become an insurance underwriter and is now a licensed Title Insurance Agent, Settlement Agent, and Abstractor. Jennifer is an expert in her field and manages and trains new employees (and Jane) and is the only title insurance agent in the area who does her own local abstracting (title searches).

Jennifer and husband Gary enjoy spending family time with their combined four children. They also have a family business, 2 Rent 4 Fun, that provides inflatable bouncy houses, water slides, and other fun party supplies.


Joseph, Jane’s son, was born and raised here in Front Royal.  He graduated from Randolph Macon Academy in 2017 and went on to attend James Madison University in Harrisonburg.

Previously, Joseph worked at the Shenandoah Valley Golf Course, Papa Johns Pizza, and was a Valet at the Local Chop & Grill House in Harrisonburg.

Joseph is an avid golfer and a member of Madison Motorsports. He and his friends have also created their own garage here in Front Royal where they all enjoy enhancing their cars in hopes of getting on the track one day.