Schaumburg, Ill., November 8, 2012 – Zurich Insurance announced today that Kathleen Savio has been named President of Programs & Direct Markets for Zurich North America Commercial, effective immediately. Savio will be responsible for working with the Programs and Direct Markets teams to build on and execute their operating plans to deliver profitable growth while contributing to the business’ strategy and vision.
November 8, 2012- New York, NY - IDP Holdings LLC (“IDP”) announced the acquisition of the hospitality business of National Specialty Underwriters, Inc. (“NSU”), the Bellevue, Washington-based specialty commercial insurance program manager.
The Association awarded nine of its members the first Certified Programs Leader (CPL) Designation during the12th Annual Summit held October 29-31 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Recipients of the Designation completed and passed 12 required Target University courses, and met program and industry experience expectations set out by the Association.
Coastal Insurance Underwriters and Fulcrum Insurance Programs were awarded Best Practice Designations by Jeremy Hitzig, TMPAA President, at the 12th Annual Summit. Click here to learn more about this Designation.
Coastal Insurance Underwriters
L to R: Faye Leto, Vice President; Chuck Bushong, Presidendt/CEO; Jeremy Hitzig, TMPAA President
Fulcrum Insurance Programs
L to R: Dusty Rowland, President/CEO; Eric Arthur, Executive Vice President; Jeremy Hitzig, TMPAA President
November 6, 2012– Hato Rey, Puerto Rico and Morristown, New Jersey, ACE Puerto Rico, part of the ACE Group of Companies (NYSE:ACE) and Cover-All Technologies (NYSE MKT:COVR), announced today that ACE Puerto Rico will implement the latest re-architected version of Cover-All Policy to modernize handling of the company’s Commercial Auto and Commercial Package (Property, General Liability, Inland Marine and Crime) lines of business, and to further transform their core commercial lines operations including rating, quoting, underwriting, document generation/management and distribution while improving collaboration and productivity.
November 6, 2012 - Atlanta, Ga.-based Risk Innovations LLC announced it will acquire the workers’ compensation book of business of TAS Insurance Group Inc., headquartered in Kansas City, Mo. The deal is scheduled to close effective Dec. 1, 2012.
November 5, 2012 - Lockton Affinity has launched LATITUDE, a new insurance program to help smaller government contractors protect employees working overseas.