Bay Shore, N.Y.—April 12, 2018—Brownyard Group, a program administrator providing specialized insurance coverage for select industries, today launched By The Cover™, a new insurance program for non-profit libraries. The program will be written through an A.M. Best Company “A+” rated carrier on an admitted basis.
April 11, 2018 - In his new role, Kenny will work across the Markel Assurance division to coordinate resources and build capabilities to meet the business needs of current and new customers, Sanders explained in a company press release.
April 10, 2018 - Two leading Los Angeles-based national wholesale insurance businesses will be joining forces as Worldwide Facilities has agreed to acquire The Sullivan Group.
April 6, 2018 - Everest Specialty Underwriters (ESU), a division of Everest Insurance, has launched Everest Expedition, a private company management liability policy.
April 6, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services has acquired fellow California-based insurance brokerage Dumortier Risk Management, Inc. to fuel its plans to expand into Asia.
April 5, 2018 - The Navigators Group, Inc. and Protective Insurance have agreed to an underwriting partnership offering Protective’s workers’ compensation coverage to Navigators’ insureds.
April 4, 2018 - IAT Insurance Group (IAT) has reached a definitive agreement to acquire IFIC Surety Group Inc. for an undisclosed amount.
April 3, 2018 - Worldwide Facilities has acquired Tennant Risk Services Insurance Agency LLC.
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.
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