September 25, 2017 - DUAL Commercial has hired John Mahar as a senior underwriter within its Construction Division. Mahar will be located in DUAL’s new office in Charlotte, NC.
September 25, 2017 - Commercial lines insurer CNA has announced the appointment of Greg Dasher to vice president of underwriting for its Small Business segment.
YORK, Pa. – Sept. 20, 2017 – Glatfelter Program Managers (GPM) is pleased to announce the addition of workers’ compensation line of business to the program. With this new coverage, agents and brokers can now offer their clients a more complete insurance package through Glatfelter, effective November 1.
September 15, 2017 - Ascinsure Specialty Risk LLC, based in Pittsburgh, Penn., has hired Michael Goff to join the Ascinsure team as its senior vice president.
September 13, 2017 - Brady Risk Program Managers and its partner companies, Tritan Risk Management Group and Healthcare Risk Management Group, have announced that Michael McKeown has joined the firm as senior vice president of brokerage and program management services.
September 12, 2017 - Safebuilt Insurance Services, Inc. dba SIS Wholesale Insurance Services, a national commercial lines insurance program administrator, has launched a new online inland marine contractors’ equipment program.
Registrations Heat up for 17th Annual Summit Next Month
Captain Mark Kelly
Target Markets is celebrating 16 years focused on Program Administration. Create opportunities to grow and improve your business by attending the 17th Annual Summit. Expect access to 60 program carriers including London Markets, premier vendor services, reinsurance support, program development and distribution resources, and networking opportunities with 800+ program professionals. Discover the Power and Potential of your Program Business.
Summit Workshops & Presentations
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Packages from Home
Support our troops while attending the Summit by stopping at the Packages from Home table outside the Trade Show. Pack a box for service men and women on active duty around the world.
Specialty Program Group Acquires Assets of Monarch E&S Insurance Services in California
Sunday, October 15 at 1:00pm
Unlike other golf events, pairings in this tournament are made to maximize the networking opportunities between carriers, program administrators and vendors. The tournament is designed for golfers of all skill (or lack thereof) levels. Participants must also be registered to attend the Summit. Plan to arrive early and meet your next program partner!
Tournament sponsored by
Lloyd's Open House
Tuesday, October 17
Mark your calendar and plan to attend the Lloyd's Open House following the General Session on Tuesday.
Representatives from Lloyd's America and Tysers will be present to support your inquiries.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 22
Tysers, working with the TMPAA, is proud to sponsor the 5th Annual “Targeting Talent Trophy” which looks to provide a selected individual, from a Program Administrator member of the Association, the opportunity to travel to London for a 10 day educational assignment during the spring of 2018.
Next Level Administrators
Next Level Administrators, a national Workers’ Compensation Claims Administration firm, offers Program Managers a performance-based, results-focused approach to claims management. Through its proprietary data analytics platform, E3VA, NLA integrates data from policy and claims systems to provide Program Managers with visual analytics dashboards that provide actionable insight into how all aspects of their programs are performing. NLA takes the data one step further by using the dashboards to monitor its own performance against client goals.
Contact: Angela Blanch
Two Lloyd's Syndicates Join TMPAA
RenaissanceRe Syndicate Management and WRB Underwriting recently secured membership in the TMPAA bringing the total number of program market members to 63 which includes 13 Lloyd’s syndicates who write program business.
RenaissanceRe Syndicate 1458
Sage Underwriting Partners, LLC
Connect with these Program Carriers at the Summit
The Carrier Networking Lounge will be open from 10:30 am-5 pm on Tuesday, October 17.
Carrier Search Portal (CSP) [search for markets using specific program characteristics and quickly identify your most likely program partners]
Online Meeting Request with Carrier Partner [form to set up meetings at the Summit]
September 7, 2017 - Specialty Program Group LLC has acquired the assets of Burbank, Calif.-based wholesaler Monarch E&S Insurance Services.
September 7, 2017 - SWBC Insurance Services, based in San Antonio, has expanded its division to Kerrville, Texas. Agent Nicole Shuler will be based in Kerrville to provide personal and business insurance to members of the community.
Click here to listen to podcast recorded by A.M. Best at the 2017 TMPAA Mid-Year Meeting.
Dania, FL., September 5, 2017 -- Anthony L. Johnson, Chief Executive Officer of First Light Program Managers, Inc. and James A. Butler, President of Piedmont Transportation Underwriters, Inc. of Winston-Salem, North Carolina announced today that they have entered into an agreement for First Light Program Managers to acquire substantially all of Piedmont’s assets effective September 1, 2017.