February 13, 2018 - ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--North American Risk Services, Inc. (NARS) has hired Patrick Fletcher as its Chief Information Officer.
February 12, 2018 - Encino, CA—NAS Insurance Services today announced the release of its newest insurance product, E&O for Architects and Engineers (A&E). This product rounds out NAS’ suite of E&O insurance solutions, including E&O for Tutors, Medical Billers, Property Managers, Technology E&O, and several other Miscellaneous E&O classes.
If looking for another reason to collaborate with the expert wholesale brokers at Breckenridge, Insurance Business America just recognized three team members for earning top specialist wholesale broker honors in this highly regarded industry publication. Shawn Hall Sr, Michael Foley, and Victoria Dearing were among 59 wholesale brokers "who consistently go above and beyond" for their clients and insureds and demonstrate their commitment to service excellence in their respective areas of expertise.
February 9, 2018 - National wholesale insurance brokerage and managing general agent Worldwide Facilities has hired Klayton Caldiero to serve as vice president in its Los Angeles office.
February 9, 2018 - NSM Insurance Group, the national leader of industry-specific insurance program administration, announced Tuesday that it has acquired TranSpec, a highly specialized transportation insurance broker located in Nashville.
RICHMOND, Va., February 6, 2018 (Newswire.com) - Continental Underwriters, Inc., a Richmond, Virginia based Managing General Underwriter and Wholesale Broker specializing in providing insurance and risk management solutions for companies in the forest products industry, is proud to announce the promotion of Amanda Huang to Chief Operating Officer.
February 8, 2018 - Hiscox Ltd. announced that Ben Walter, the current CEO of Hiscox USA, will relocate to London to take up the newly created role of CEO Hiscox Global Retail. He will be succeeded as CEO Hiscox USA by Steve Langan, the current CEO of Hiscox UK & Europe, who will relocate to New York.
February 8, 2018 - The Cyber and Technology insurance group of Validus Specialty Underwriting Services, Inc. have expanded its offering with a standalone cyber insurance product focused on privacy and network protection coverage.
2018 Mid-Year Meeting
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Look for more information coming soon on the 2018 Women's Networking Group Lunch taking place at the Mid-Year Meeting, May 8, 11:45am-1:30pm.
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Continental Underwriters, Inc. Promotes Amanda Huang to Chief Operating Officer
Hartford, CT – Vital Insurance Partners, an insurance consultant and program intermediary, has named Meg Matlach Vice President of Product Development.
February 6, 2018 - Michael O’Donnell has been named president of the Aviation Practice Group at SterlingRisk Insurance, an independently owned insurance brokerage firm based in Destin, Fla.
February 5, 2018 - Apple Inc. and Cisco Systems Inc. have teamed up with insurer Allianz SE to offer discounts on cyber insurance to businesses that primarily use equipment from both technology companies, they said on Monday.