Capital Insurance Group News

CIG Names Houghton as Regional Field Executive for Southwest

Capital Insurance Group has named Mark Houghton as the regional field executive for the Southwest region. Houghton, the former regional manager of CIG’s Anaheim, Calif. territory, will oversee field operations and business relations for CIG’s newest regional territory comprised of Nevada, Arizona and New Mexico. Houghton has …

La Porta Named Director of Sales & Marketing for CIG in California

Capital Insurance Group has named John La Porta director of sales and marketing. La Porta will work alongside the regional field executives to provide direction and support for the agency development managers across the Western U.S. La Porta began his …

CIG in West Names Chatterton President and CEO

Capital Insurance Group, a regional property/casualty insurer serving the Western U.S., has named L. Arnold Chatterton as president and CEO. The decision by the board of directors and the appointment follows Peter Cazzolla’s announcement that he would be retiring his …

Capital Insurance Names Howes Northwest Development Manager

Capital Insurance Group named Bernie Howes agency development manager for its Northwest Region. Howes is advancing to an expanded role overseeing business growth, recruitment and training for Oregon. CIG’s Northwest Region encompasses Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Utah. Howes has served as business relationship manager …

CIG Names Ostrem Regional Field Executive for Southern California

Capital Insurance Group named Bruce Ostrem the regional field executive for Southern California. CIG recently created the new Southern California region, consisting of Ventura, Anaheim and San Diego territoriesfield. CIG recruited Ostrem for the new executive position. Ostrem has 35 years of insurance experience. Most recently, he spent three …

Capital Insurance Group Launches Risk Mitigation Resource

Capital Insurance Group (CIG), a property and casualty insurer serving the Western United States, has launched a new, online risk mitigation platform, CIG RiskAlly. The new resource is currently available for CIG commercial, apartment and restaurant owner insurance policy clients …

Capital Names Stanwood Northwest Regional Field Executive

Capital Insurance Group named Bryan Stanwood regional field executive for the Northwest region. Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Utah have been combined to form the Northwest Region for CIG, with Stanwood overseeing operations. Stanwood was formerly the Washington state regional manager. He has more than 20 years of …

Capital Insurance Names Batozech Northern California Field Executive

Capital Insurance Group named Jeff Batozech as the regional field executive of Northern California. CIG has combined its North Coast, Bay Area and Sacramento regions into the newly formed Northern California Region and advancing Batozech, the former Regional Manager of Sacramento, to lead the …

CIG Announces Two Big Executive Moves in West

Capital Insurance Group named Gray Tyndall as vice president and chief financial officer. CIG also named Radhakrishna Mydam vice president and chief information officer. Tyndall succeeds retiring Bob Erickson, and he assumes executive responsibilities of controllership, treasury, economic strategy and …

Capital Names Chatterton Vice President in Central California

Monterey, Calif.-based–Capital Insurance Group named Arne Chatterton vice president of field operations and business relations. The appointment is effective March 1. He was most recently senior vice president of the western region for QBE Insurance. Chatterton started his insurance career …