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Allianz Realigns Industrial Management, Launches Mid-Corporate Line

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS), the global industrial insurer of the Allianz Group, is expanding its Board of Management with new regional responsibilities. The company is also introducing a new line of business to serve mid-size companies under …

Prinzing Joins Leavitt Group in Montana

Nick Prinzing has joined Leavitt Great West Insurance Services in the Great Falls, Mont. location and will focus on employee benefits. Prior to joining the agency, Prinzing worked as an advisor customizing comprehensive voluntary disability insurance within benefits programs for …

Suhr Names Dershimer Vice President of Employee Benefits in California

Suhr Risk Services has named Jed Dershimer vice president of employee benefits in San Jose, Calif. Dershimer previously worked at Hays Companies, ADP and Verizon, in addition to a lengthy prior stint with Suhr. He specializes in architecting and implementing …

MEMIC Hires Comer as Senior Production Underwriter in Virginia

Workers’ compensation insurer The MEMIC Group has hired Roger Comer as senior production underwriter to serve its agents in Northern Virginia and Maryland. Comer is based in The MEMIC Group’s Tysons Corner, Virginia, office.

Rhode Island’s OceanPoint Insurance Hires Porter as Director of Sales

OceanPoint Insurance Agency Inc. in Middletown, Rhode Island, has hired Christine Porter as director of sales.

McCunniff Joins Texas-Based Bailey Insurance & Risk Management

Mark McCunniff has joined Bailey Insurance & Risk Management in Waco, Texas, as a commercial lines producer. McCunniff received his Risk Management & Insurance degree from Baylor University and spent three years as a middle market underwriter with The Hartford …

Marsh Appoints Leimkuhler to Be Next CFO, Succeeding Malvasio

Global insurance broker Marsh has appointed Courtney Leimkuhler to the role of chief financial officer, effective March 1, 2015.

EPIC in California adds Walker as Director of Healthcare Compliance

Edgewood Partners Insurance Center has named Christopher Walker director of healthcare compliance and associate general counsel in employee benefits. Walker will be based in EPIC’s San Francisco, Calif. headquarters and will report to Dan Crawford, executive vice president and general counsel. Walker …

EPIC Co-founder Dan Francis to Leave the California Firm

San Francisco, Calif.-based Edgewood Partners Insurance Center Co-founder and Executive Chairman Dan Francis is leaving, the firm announced on Tuesday. His departure is effective Nov. 1, according to EPIC. “In leaving EPIC, I’ve decided to begin a new journey outside of insurance that …

Reiff Appointed to Head Lockton Benefit Group

Kansas City, Mo.-based Lockton named Bob Reiff to lead Lockton Benefit Group, the broker’s global employee benefits consulting business. Reiff will succeed Mike Brewer, president of Lockton Benefit Group since 2004, who is retiring at the end of the year. …