Introduces exclusive program for mental health industry
with Rockhill Insurance Co. It targets outpatient centers and
clinics for mental health, psychiatric, mental health
counseling, alcoholism treatment, detoxification, drug
addiction, substance abuse and other classes. GL and
professional liability combinations available. Limits from $1
million to $3 million. Both occurrence and claims-made
available. Defense costs outside limit. Workers comp available.
Risk management platform with Web-based services included. Jim
LaPlante is senior underwriter. >> Also through Rockhill,
All Risks offers hospice and home health industry product with
similar attributes to its mental health program.
Sells Fresno, Calif., office to Crouse and Associates.
Patricia Kuckenbaker will lead the Fresno operation and will
continue to service its in-force book of business.
ARTHUR J. GALLAGHER
Buys Old Greenwich Consulting Group in New York City. It
offers employee benefits consulting and broking services for
middle-market clients in the eastern U.S. Michael Johnson and
associates will continue in NYC under David Ziegler, eastern
region EVP at Gallagher’s employee benefits group.
Michael DeCaigny joins in the p-c and surety sector. He
was managing director for Willis’s Construction Practice
and is vice chairman of the Illinois Road & Transportation
Builders Association’s Professional Services
BB&T-John Burnham hires Jim Williams as VP,
specializing in commercial insurance and construction.
BENEFITS & RISK
Hugo Sibrian, a former SVP at Aon, has set up Benefits
& Risk Solutions to provide human capital consulting and
Carl Beardmore appointed new CEO. He has served as a
consultant and non-executive director of the firm for the past
eight years. He says BMS intends to double its size by 2015 and
is looking to acquire teams that focus on new risk classes or
BROWN & BROWN
Purchases substantially all assets of Crowe Paradis and
two related entities. It is a national provider of Social
Security and Medicare advocacy services and second injury fund
recovery services. Leadership and staff will continue to
operate from existing locations, headquartered in Wakefield,
Mass. Crowe Paradis Services Corp. is not part of the
transaction and will stay under leadership of Kenneth
Michael Gill hired as SVP for business development for
the National Property & Casualty Practice. He will also
have a role on M&A team. He has more than 30 years industry
experience and was most recently with Brown & Brown in
Hires Tarun Chopra as new VP of finance.
Now offering access to CEI Group’s provider
network for comprehensive auto and heavy equipment managed
repair programs. CEI and Crawford also offer credentialed
networks for rental and glass claims.