March 13, 2018 - National wholesale insurance brokerage and managing general agent Worldwide Facilities has announced that Brad Verret joined its Chicago office as a senior vice president specializing in transportation.
March 12, 2018 - NSM Insurance Group, a Conshohocken, Penn.-based insurance program administrator, has hired Marc Castellucci as chief operating officer.
March 12, 2018 - Program manager NSM Insurance Group reports that James Gara has joined the company as program director of AllComp Solutions, NSM’s monoline workers’ compensation division.
March 12, 2018 - Encino, CA: NAS Insurance Services today announced the addition of Jeff Jacobs as Vice President of Specialty Underwriting. Jacobs’ arrival supports the regional growth of NAS as the firm expands underwriting staff in Atlanta, Chicago and New York. NAS headquarters remain in Los Angeles.
March 9, 2018 - Hiscox has added new coverages to its insurance policy for U.S. businesses in the mental health industry. Hiscox PRO Outpatient Mental Healthcare Professional Liability offers a variety of specialized benefits for mental health professionals tailored to cover emerging risks in the allied healthcare field.
March 9, 2018 - Zurich North America has named Greg Massey as head of programs, the company said in a statement Thursday.
March 8, 2018 - Validus Specialty Underwriting Services Inc. announced the expansion of its product portfolio with an admitted, private company commercial directors and officers (D&O) policy.
March 6, 2018 - Risk Innovations, a national wholesaler that specializes in personal lines insurance and workers’ compensation, has made two promotions in its Atlanta office.
2018 Mid-Year Meeting
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.
Keynote Speaker: Michael Lewis
Tuesday General Session
May 8 | 8:30 AM
Industry Speaker: Vincent Tizzio
May 7 | 4:00 PM
P&C Update, Impact of Trumponomics, and the Insurance Talent Gap
Come listen to Robert Hartwig (Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1993), clinical associate professor of finance and director of the Center for Risk and Uncertainty Management, University of South Carolina - and former president and economist for the Insurance Information Institute - give his take on the industry from an academic perspective.
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.
Program Administrator Town Hall
The critical impact of effective claim handling on the success of your business
May 7 | 2:00 PM
Whether you handle your claims in-house, use a TPA, or rely on your carriers claims processing, managing this process in an effective way can make or break your business. Hear from a panel of your Program Administrator peers about the pros and cons of how they have organized this process and the critical components of managing each process effectively. You can expect to hear discussions regarding:
Come prepared with questions or to share information about your own claims process.
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March 5, 2018 - Everest Underwriting Partners, a unit of Everest Insurance, has expanded its existing Forest & Logging program with underwriting manager Victor O. Schinnerer & Company to include inland marine coverage.
March 2, 2018 - It’s the big reveal ending all speculation surrounding the sale of XL Group… today the Bermuda-based firm and its buyer announced the acquisition deal that is set to create what has been described as the number one global property and casualty commercial lines insurer.