April 3, 2018 - Bermuda-based insurance holding company White Mountains Insurance Group is acquiring a majority equity stake in NSM Insurance Group (NSM), the specialty insurance program administrator.
April 3, 2018 - Boutique property-casualty insurer Topa Insurance Group has hired industry veteran Denise Pavlov (pictured) as its chief underwriting officer. Pavlov will report to John Donahue, Topa president and CEO.
April 2, 2018 - Everest Re Group, Ltd. has launched Everest Insurance Cyber Elevation Insurance Policy, which provides comprehensive cyber coverage and risk mitigation and remediation services to companies across all industry classes.
2018 Mid-Year Meeting
***Must register by 4/5 to appear in program book attendee list***
May 7-9 | Baltimore, MD
Program business professionals are converging in Baltimore, May 7-9. Position yourself to grow and improve your business by attending the 2018 Mid-Year Meeting, providing access to 60+ program carriers, elite service providers, the London Markets, reinsurance support, program development and distribution resources and a myriad of networking opportunities.
Tuesday General Session
Robert Hartwig, Ph.D.
All registered Mid-Year attendees will receive an email the week of 4/16 with access instructions for the mobile app.
Packages from Home
TMPAA Charities has once again teamed up with Operation Welcome Home Maryland to assemble care packages during the 2018 Mid-Year Meeting. Make sure to save five minutes to help pack one or more of the 750 bags we plan to complete for troops returning home. You can also support our efforts with a $500 Packages from Home sponsorship. Contact Ray Scotto for more information.
TMPAA Gives Back with 2nd Annual Blood Drive
Target Markets recently partnered with the American Red Cross for the second annual Concord Plaza Blood Drive. At the end of the day, 35 units of blood were collected which will go on to touch/save 105 lives in the Delaware Valley.
8:00 AM GENERAL SESSION
Print and Digital Marketing Opportunity
Rough Notes is once again dedicating a special section within their September issue exclusively to Target Markets members. Your participation in the 2018 Target Markets Supplement includes:
Contact Rough Notes to reserve your space today.
Gramercy Risk Management
Gramercy is a full-service, blue-chip insurance platform, focusing on specialty, niche markets. We have a long and successful track record of creating and managing profitable Best A-rated insurance companies, led by an executive team that has more than 100 years of combined insurance experience. Gramercy focuses on creating programs for specialty classes of business with coverages, services and rates specifically designed to meet the needs of each client. The first of these programs will launch this month, focused solely on NY Contractors. In addition to managing our own in-house programs, we offer operational support to third-party companies with the goal of increasing their overall efficiency and profitability.
Annual Luncheon Set for Mid-Year Meeting
Key Qualities and Resources for Women Business Owners: The
May 8 | 11:45 AM
Join us for an energetic and informative lunch featuring three topics presented by Erin Andrew, Dawn Thompson and Kelly Drouillard from Live Oak Bank.
Click here for more information and to RSVP for this special session during the Mid-Year Meeting.
Schinnerer Launches PL Coverage for Materials Transparency Consultants
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New York and London (29 March 2018) - Integro Insurance Brokers, an international insurance brokerage and speciality risk management firm, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge our UK Wholesale and UK Retail operations with Tyser & Co Ltd.
March 29, 2018 - Worldwide Facilities has opened a new location in Morehead City, N.C. Kasey Vaughn will be joining the office as senior vice president.
March 29, 2018 - Underwriting manager Victor O. Schinnerer & Company has launched a dedicated professional liability policy for materials transparency consultants.
March 28, 2018 - XL Catlin and RedSeal have partnered on a new approach to cyber insurance using an objective measurement of a network’s resilience to help underwriters evaluate their clients’ risks over time and help clients continue to improve their cybersecurity and potentially improve their insurance terms.
March 28, 2018 - Markel Corporation has named Kara Owens managing director of its Global Cyber Executive, the company has announced. In her new role, Owens will lead Markel’s enterprise-wide cyber strategy and work with underwriting teams to develop best practices for cyber products in all of the company’s divisions.
YORK, Pa. – 26 March 2018 – Glatfelter Religious Practice, a division of Glatfelter Insurance Group, recently welcomed Mark Harrington as a National Sales Executive. Mark is responsible for working with new and current brokers to produce growth nationally – with a focus on retaining current business.
March 26, 2018 - Global insurer QBE is looking to increase its presence in North America and Asia, despite struggling to find success in those markets.
March 23, 2018 - IAT Insurance Group (IAT) has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the renewal rights and certain associated assets for a book of surplus lines excess and umbrella insurance business from Rockhill Insurance Group. Rockhill is a subsidiary of State Auto Mutual Insurance Company.