Where Program Business Gets Done

May 2023


2023 Mid-Year Meeting Recap


The 2023 Mid-Year Meeting brought together 975 program professionals in Boston, MA for three days of networking, education, and deal-making. Headline speakers included Representative Liz Cheney and Karen Clark, founder of the first catastrophe modeling company. Other sessions addressed the evolution of outsourcing, growing your network, leveraging actuarial analysis, a Lloyd's Market update, and a discussion on "A Market in Transition".


Mid-Year Session Recordings

CPL Designations Awarded

The TMPAA recognized five individuals for attaining the Certified Programs Leader (CPL) Designation during the 2023 Mid-Year Meeting – Lee Boyd, Rudy Garcia, Jeffrey Marks, Benjamin Martinez, and Chad Wenzelspratt. 


Four recipients also received a $1,000 charitable gift to an organization of their choice for completing the Dean Thompson CPL Challenge.


Mid-Year Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Accelerant • AIG • Allianz • Amwins  Underwriting • Berkley • BMS • Breckenridge • Fortegra • Great American • Guy Carpenter • Hudson Insurance • Liberty Mutual • Martin & Company • Munich Re • NARS • Old Republic Specialty • Patra • Reserv • Sedgwick • Starwind •  Transverse • Tysers • Wilson Elser • Xceedance • Zurich

Silver Sponsors
Alacrity • BizDynamics • CNA • Guidewire • Helmsman Management Services • Instanda • Insurity • Lloyd's • OneShield • Rough Notes • State National • Vertafore

Bronze Sponsors

Arch Insurance Group • Allied World • Ascot • Gallagher Bassett • Perr & Knight

Program Business Study Underway


Since 2011, the TMPAA State of Program Business study has been a nationally recognized source of information about program business. It is designed to provide data about the size and dynamics of the marketplace and explores topics that can deliver valuable insights to assist with your future program business planning.  Participants will have access to full study results. 


Program Business Study Sponsors 


Allianz · Amwins Undewriting · Aon · DOXA ·   Homesite Underwriting Managers · K2 Insurance Services · Mystic Capital · Vertafore 

Gene Abbey Joins Target Markets

Gene Abbey recently joined the TMPAA team as Director of Insurance Services and Education. In this role, Abbey will provide strategic leadership and direction for all resource development, educational programming, and other insurance services to assist members. He has spent nearly 30 years as a P&C insurance professional with expertise in multi-line commercial coverages and risk management solutions. His experience for the last 20 years has been with specialty programs, fronting, captives, and alternative risk solutions.


Post an Employment Opportunity Today 

The TMPAA Program Employment Board is designed to connect individuals who are seeking employment opportunities in program business and organizations who are searching for program business professionals. Add your opportunity to the list of recent postings:

  • Construction Defect Claims Adjuster

  • Complex GL Claims Adjuster

  • Underwriting Associate



Member Features


Program Administrators

  • Attune Insurance, LLC
  • Corvus Insurance Agency, LLC 
  • Lumen Risk Services, LLC
  • Gramercy Risk Management
  • Insurance Partners Consortium, Inc.
  • MMA Programs
  • Pets Best, LLC
  • Signers National*
  • Tradesman Program Managers, LLC
  • Velocity Risk

*Program Aggregator/Holding Company

Service Providers

  • Agile-Mountain West Premium Finance
  • EnsurTek
  • iQcodex
  • Overhaul
  • Wikifri

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Risk Placement Services Snaps Up MGA


GMI Expands Coverage to Include Stand-Alone Workers’ Compensation for Contractors and Hundreds of Other Business Classes


AXIS Capital Makes Two Leadership Appointments


Insurity and VIPR Unite for Seamless, Automated Program Management


Cowbell Recognized as "Hot" Cyber Insurance Company


ePayPolicy Introduces Premium Finance Product


Corvus, Core Specialty Partner on Expansion of Tech E&O and Cyber Product


Everest Names Mike Mulray Head of North American Insurance


Coalition Introduces AI Program


Other Program News

Target Markets panel: Sophistication of MGA actuarial capabilities on the rise