Recent Member News

Pasadena, Ca. – June 20, 2018 — Pioneer Programs Insurance Solutions, LLC, an insurance program administrator, today announced the hiring of Mary Wiseley as president of Pioneer’s Specialty Contractors division based in San Diego.

(Dayton, Ohio) June 14, 2018 - Thorn Valley Safety, a national leader of commercial auto risk control, claims advocacy and technology enabled solutions has named Mark Aussicker as its president. In this role, Aussicker’s focus will be to challenge status quo thinking, develop and strengthen customer partnerships and to continually improve quality and product offerings across the organization.

Charleston, SC – June 13, 2018 Johnson & Johnson Insurance is excited to announce that their flood program is now available through Appulate.

June 12, 2018 - Catastrophe property insurance firm Orchid Underwriters has announced the expansion of its commercial lines division in eight East Coast states.

June 11, 2018 - AmTrust Financial Services Inc. on Monday named J. Daniel Hickey as group chief underwriting officer.

June 8, 2018 -  XL Catlin’s has launched a new insurance product for companies with fleets of vehicles which could be used as a weapon in a terrorist attack.

June 7, 2018 - MDP Programs and National Trust Insurance Services, LLC, divisions of Maury, Donnelly & Parr, Inc., have formed a new strategic relationship with Great American Insurance Group’s Property & Inland Marine division.

June 6, 2018 - Ascinsure Specialty Risk LLC has hired Josie Urbanski as a business development manager.

June 5, 2018 - AmWINS Program Underwriters, a managing general agent within Charlotte, North Carolina-based AmWINS Group Inc.’s underwriting division, said Monday it has formed a partnership with Liberty Mutual Insurance Group in its Home Health Care and Medical Facilities Programs.

June 5, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Kelley Bernal as senior vice president and senior director of underwriting in its SIU a division.

June 5, 2018 -  Commercial insurer, CNA, is hosting a grand opening and key handover ceremony for CNA Center, its new, modern global headquarters located at 151 North Franklin Street in Chicago’s loop business district on June 5, 2018, from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. CDT.

June 5, 2018 - NationsBuilders Insurance Services, Inc. (NBIS) has formed a new market partner relationship with Old Republic Specialty Insurance Underwriters.

June 4, 2018 - Specialty Program Group LLC has acquired the assets of Novato, Calif.-based Professional Program Insurance Brokerage.

June 4, 2018 - Bermuda-based specialty insurer Sompo International Holdings has completed the acquisition of the operating subsidiaries of Lexon Surety Group. The deal was first announced in January.

Bay Shore, N.Y.—May 31, 2018—Today, SASSI, the Salon and Spa Specialty Insurance Agency, announces a partnership with the New York State Association of Salon & Spa Professionals (NYSASSP). Through this exclusive partnership, SASSI offers special access to insurance coverage for salons, spas, barbershops, beauty schools, electrologists and independent contractors.