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Haag Engineering Names Kestner President and CEO

Haag Engineering Company’s Board of Directors unanimously selected Justin Kestner as its new President/CEO last month. Kestner is a senior engineer and served as the senior vice president of Haag in charge of engineering operations in his most recent role, …

QBE North America Appoints President of Property & Casualty

Robert James has been appointed president of Property and Casualty for QBE North America, which includes the program, middle markets and major broker groups. J James will be a member of the executive management board and will report to David …

Cindy Baroway Elected as President of the CPCU Society

Cindy Baroway, CPCU, M.Ed., AIC, was elected as the 2013–14 president and chair of the CPCU Society leadership council at the CPCU Society Annual Meeting on October 27 in New Orleans. The CPCU Society provides resources, educational programs and leadership …

Selective Names John Marchioni President and COO

Selective Insurance Group, Inc. announced its Board of Directors has elected John Marchioni as president and chief operating officer. Gregory E. Murphy, who remains chairman and chief executive officer, previously held the president title. Marchioni served as executive vice president, …

GEICO Names Ryan West Vice President of Claims

Ryan West has been named vice president of claims at GEICO’s corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Md. He succeeds Rick Hoagland, who was recently named vice president in GEICO’s regional office in Buffalo, N.Y. West began his GEICO career in …

Arthur T. Jansen, Jr. Elected President of NAPIA

Arthur T. Jansen, SPPA, CEO of Jansen International, LLC in Houston, Texas, was elected president of the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (NAPIA) during the organization’s June 19-22, 2013 annual meeting held in San Antonio, Texas. Along with several …

Linn Named President Of Contego Services Group

Jason P. Linn has been named president of Contego Services Group, an insurance and risk management services provider. Linn, who previously led the Contego subsidiary focused on investigative services will now assume full operational management of the group. Key to …

GEICO Names Bill Roberts President and COO

The GEICO Board of Directors named Bill Roberts president and chief operating officer. Tony Nicely will continue to serve as chairman and chief executive officer. “Bill will take on a greater role in managing GEICO’s day-to-day operations,” Nicely said. “I …

Andrea James Named President of Kemper Preferred

Kemper Corporation announced that effective April 15, 2013, Andrea James has been named president, Kemper Preferred, the business focused on selling packaged private passenger auto and home policies through independent agents. Prior to this role, James joined Kemper Preferred as …

Healthcare Solutions Appoints Joe Boures President

Healthcare Solutions, the parent company of Cypress Care, ScripNet and Procura Management, announced the promotion of Joe Boures to the position of president and chief operating officer. In this expanded role, Boures will have responsibility for all operational, financial and …