Expands truck authority to Virginia and Delaware
through Canal Insurance Co. Ronda Serafin leads this facility.
>> Hires Cindy Coleman in National Specialty Programs as
business development manager for nationwide REO/Force Placed
Property Insurance Program. She will expand program’s
reach to western U.S. and introduce other wholesale products
ALLIANT INSURANCE SERVICES
Alliant Healthcare Solutions, in cooperation with
Kalorama Partners, rolls out BoardWise, an online education
program to help directors, trustees and other leaders of
healthcare organizations expand governance knowledge. Live and
archived webinars can be tailored with online bookmarks to let
users quickly revisit specific sections of interest.
Buys Alamo Financial Insurance Services of San
Francisco. Kevin Anderson, president of Alamo, joins as
regional sales VP in Northern California.
Creates Loss Portfolio Transactions Practice within Aon
Risk Solutions. Carol Murphy heads practice from Chicago.
>> Aon Risk Solutions appoints Christopher Baudouin as
CEO of Aon Global Client Network. He was serving as president
and CEO of Aon Risk Solutions Mexico and COO of Aon Risk
Solutions in Latin America. >> Peter Mullen moves to CEO
of Aon Global Risk Consulting’s captive management
operations. He will also assume responsibility for Aon Global
Risk Insight Platform Solutions in Bermuda and be interim
leader for Aon Insurance Managers in Bermuda. Mullen was EVP
with Artex Risk Solutions. >> Aon Hewitt to offer
corporate healthcare exchange to employers nationwide with
1,000 or more full-time employees beginning by early 2012. It
will include active employees.
ARTHUR J. GALLAGHER
Buys Blue Water Benefits, an employee benefits
consultant and brokerage for mid-market clients in the eastern
U.S. Brandon Guest, Mark Combs and associates continue from
current location in Mt. Pleasant, S.C., under direction of
David Ziegler, eastern regional EVP.
Opens managing general agency, Pioneer, at
Lloyd’s in conjunction with Liberty Syndicate Management.
Underwrites multi-line book. Capacity $102 million. Will
operate as following market only, sharing risks with other
insurers. Darren Doherty is managing director.
BOLTON & CO.
Names Jeffrey Lang as SVP for p-c sales and
BURNS & WILCOX
Works with Markel Programs to offer real estate E&O
to residential and commercial real estate industry accounts.
Offers exclusive features—open house liability, network
info, and security offense—to real estate agents, brokers
and property managers. Target classes include leasing agents,
broker price options, escrow agents, auctioneers, consultants,
referral agents, business brokers. Non-admitted. Available in
most states. Minimum premiums start under $1,000 with primary
limits up to $5 million.
Five Star Specialty Programs secures general
appointment with Canal Insurance in auto risks, waste
operations and trucking for auto liability, physical damage,
general liability and other statutory coverages, such as un-
and underinsured motorist. >> Crump hires John Landry as
SVP in national property practice in Cincinnati. He was with
St. Paul Companies and USF&G, where he specialized in fire
protection engineering and catastrophe risk management. He will
focus on large property accounts, including real estate and
New Digital Advantage suite of employee benefits
products offers guaranteed issue on disability, critical
illness and accidental injury policies for small and mid-sized
employers. Allows for employer-paid, employee-paid or combined
option. Disability integrates short- and long-term coverage.
Critical illness for firms with as few as two participants.
Limits up to $20,000 on guaranteed protection for self or
family. Accidental injury provides wellness exam benefits to
offset cost of premium even if no accident occurs. >>
Makes eighth acquisition in eight months, largest to date. Buys
Dominion Benefits based in Richmond, Va. Personnel to stay
EDGEWOOD PARTNERS INSURANCE