USI Insurance Services appointed Arthur W. Hall as senior vice president, employee benefits practice leader. Hall was previously the chief executive officer of Emerson Reid, USI’s benefits wholesale operation which is headquartered in New York City.
Many of Hall’s responsibilities at Emerson Reid will be assumed by George A. Rosiak who has been named Emerson Reid’s president, and Isadore R. Baseman, who has been named its executive vice president. Hall will continue to have an active role in Emerson Reid’s finance and strategy areas.
Hall has been the chief executive officer of Emerson Reid since 2002, joining USI through its acquisition in 1998. While there, he held several positions in marketing and sales until ultimately leading the benefits wholesale organization. Hall began his career as a disability sales specialist in the Long Island, New York market with Paul Revere Insurance in 1992.