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Brandt Joins Esurance as Chief Claims Officer

Esurance, the direct-to-consumer insurance company, today announced that Eric Brandt has joined the company as managing director and chief claims officer. He will report to Gary Tolman and be based at Esurance headquarters in San Francisco. Brandt, who will oversee …

Kentucky Commissioner Elected President of IAIABC

Dwight Lovan, commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Workers’ Claims, was elected president of the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions (IAIABC) during the IAIABC’s Centennial Convention held in Austin, Texas. The IAIABC represents jurisdictions from around the …

Advisen Announces Keogh as New CEO

Keogh, has been elected the new CEO of data and analytics company Advisen Ltd. He will take the helm at Advisen on October 20, following the departure of former CEO and Advisen co-founder, Tom Ruggieri to Cooper Gay Swett & …

McLarens Hires Froman

McLarens, an international provider of claims management, loss adjusting, auditing and pre-risk and damage surveying, appointed Susan Froman vice president of Domestic Sales and Global Marketing. Froman brings 16 years of sales and marketing experience in the commercial property & …

Charles Taylor Adjusting Expands New York Office

Charles Taylor Adjusting announced the appointment of Wayne Smith as senior executive adjuster and office manager of CTA’s New York office. He will be a key member of CTA’s North America team, contributing to the strategic growth of the business. …

Breslin Appointed President & CEO Of Triage Management Services

Triage Management Services, Inc., a third party administrator that manages a network of national, regional and local contractors specializing in roofing, siding and gutter restoration, water mitigation, general contracting, flooring, textile, furniture and cabinet restoration, and operator of the First …

Amerisure Announces Key Claims Leadership Appointments

Amerisure Mutual Insurance Company announced the following appointments, reporting to Eric Spencer, vice president of claims with Amerisure: Matthew Morrison, vice president of Technical Claims Laurie Pierman, vice president of Claim Operations and Shared Services Steve Donnelly, regional vice president …

Missouri DOI Names New Chief of Investigations

The Missouri Department of Insurance appointed Mary Johnson chief of investigations for the department. Johnson has been the chief investigative auditor for the Missouri Attorney General’s Office since 2007. Her duties included investigating fraud, supervising auditors and ensuring federal performance …

Markel Re Announces Leadership Changes

Markel Corporation announced that David Kalainoff, president and chief underwriting officer – Casualty of Markel’s Global Reinsurance (Markel Re) division, is retiring effective June 1, 2015. Jed Rhoads, presently Markel Re’s president and chief underwriting officer – Property, will assume …

Crawford & Company Names Carden SVP and Controller

Atlanta-based Crawford & Company announced that it has named Dalerick Carden to the position of senior vice president, chief accounting officer and corporate controller, effective October 10. Previously he held the position of senior vice president and international controller with …