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Stone Creek Names Gracey Personal Lines Account Manager in California

Lafayette, Calif.-based Stone Creek Insurance Agency has named Megan Gracey a personal lines manager for its Northern California office. Gracey specializes in customer service, account management, annual client review and business development. She has 5 years of experience as a …

RHSB Adds Galati as Assistant VP

Nick Galati has joined Texas-based independent insurance broker, RHSB, as assistant vice president. He is a sales executive focusing on commercial property/casualty insurance products and services for middle-market companies. Galati comes to RHSB with more than six years’ experience in …

Narragansett Bay Insurance Names Hutchinson Assistant VP, Territory Manager

Narragansett Bay Insurance Co. has named Peter Hutchinson an assistant vice president and Rhode Island and Massachusetts territory manager.  Hutchinson will be responsible for partnerships with NBIC’s agents and industry associations, profitable growth, and service delivery in Rhode Island and …

J.M. Wilson Adds 2 in Underwriting Positions in Illinois

Managing general agency and surplus lines broker, J.M. Wilson, has hired Chance Winke and Tim Frawley in underwriting positions in its Arlington Heights, Ill., office. Winke is an assistant in the transportation underwriting department and will serve independent insurance agents in Illinois, …

Lockton Names Spencer to Succeed Lumelleau as CEO in 2017

Global insurance broker Lockton has chosen insider Glenn A. Spencer as its next president and chief executive officer, effective May 1, 2017. Spencer will succeed John L. Lumelleau, who has led Lockton as president and CEO since 2002 and through …

McGhee Elected President of Arkansas Independent Agents Insurance Group

 Bill McGhee, of McGhee Insurance Inc., in Little Rock, Ark., has been elected president of the Independent Insurance Agents of Arkansas. McGhee previously served on the IIAA executive committee and board of directors. Other elected officers include: President-Elect Mike Luttrell …

IMS/London American Adds Davis as Underwriter in San Antonio

Houston-based managing general agent (MGA), IMS/London American, has hired Faith Davis as a commercial underwriter in its San Antonio office. Davis has more than 25 years of experience in the insurance marketplace. Most recently she was the commercial underwriting manager …

Tennessee Commish McPeak Elected Vice Chair of Global Insurance Committee

Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (TDCI) Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak has been elected by her fellow members of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) to serve as vice chair of the group’s Executive Committee (ExCo). Comprised of insurance …

Florida Insurer Security First Promotes DeVriese to Chief Administrative Officer

Florida-based homeowners insurance provider, Security First Insurance Co., has promoted Melissa Burt DeVriese to chief administrative officer. DeVriese will also retain her title of general counsel. With this promotion, DeVriese is responsible for administrative and corporate governance matters, real estate …

Texas-Based RiskPro Partners Names Davis as VP, Risk Management

RiskPro Partners, a privately held insurance brokerage firm headquartered in Dallas, has hired Julie Davis as vice president, Risk Management Services, in RiskPro Partner’s Austin office. Davis joins RiskPro Partners following a rich career in insurance and risk management. While …