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Crawford Names Daniel Vice President of Catastrophe Services

Atlanta-based Crawford & Company named Dan Daniel vice president of Catastrophe Services for its U.S. Property & Casualty unit, and becomes a member of its leadership team. He brings more than 20 years of senior claims experience to his position, …

Cunningham Lindsey Adds Whitlock to Pacific Northwest Adjuster Roster

Cunningham Lindsey announced the addition of Travis Whitlock to the Pacific Northwest loss adjusting office. He will be based in Anchorage, Alaska, and will cover the entire state. Whitlock has eight years of adjusting and estimating experience in the state …

Deiter Named Insurance Director for South Dakota

South Dakota Labor and Regulation Secretary Marcia Hultman named Larry Deiter as the new director of the Division of Insurance effective immediately. As director, Deiter will continue to be active at the national level in the National Association of Insurance …

Gen Re Announces Senior Appointments

Gen Re, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, announced senior appointments at General Re Corporation, the holding company of the Group. Damon Vocke has been promoted to president. Bill Gasdaska, currently serving as the Group CFO, has been promoted to executive vice …

Crawford Names Trezise Vice President of Casualty

Crawford & Company named Tom Trezise vice president of casualty for its U.S. Property & Casualty unit. He brings more than 35 years of legal and claims experience to his position, and he reports to David Repinski, chief executive officer, …

Crawford Names Spencer Vice President of Operational Compliance

Atlanta-based Crawford & Company named Judson Spencer vice president, operational compliance. Spencer assumes the responsibilities of Robert Stevens, who recently retired from Crawford after 24 years with the Company. Spencer brings more than 10 years of claims operations management, organizational …

Glause Named Wyoming Insurance Commissioner

Gov. Matt Mead announced Friday he has named a Cheyenne man Wyoming’s next insurance commissioner. The state insurance commissioner helps regulate the insurance marketplace in Wyoming. Paul Thomas “Tom” Glause currently is vice chairman of the Wyoming Board of Equalization …

New State Fire Marshal Appointed to West Virginia Fire Commission

The West Virginia Fire Commission has appointed a Charleston firefighter as state fire marshal. Charleston Fire Department Capt. Ken Tyree will replace Tony Carrico, who is leaving the position at the end of the year. Media outlets report that the …

CNA’s Lindemann Announces Retirement

CNA Financial Corporation announced the retirement of Robert Lindemann, president and chief operating officer of CNA Commercial—a $3.5 billion commercial property and casualty business—effective December 31, 2014. With an insurance career that spans more than three decades, Lindemann used his …

Canal Insurance Adds to Leadership Team

South Carolina-based Canal Insurance Company named Jarrell Hall, assistant vice president – marketing & business development and Linda Lewis, assistant vice president – casualty claims. Hall assumes the responsibility for overseeing all marketing activities and development of general agent relationships. …