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Union Mutual of Vermont Cos. Promotes Amick to Assistant VP of Claims

Union Mutual of Vermont Companies promoted John Amick to assistant vice president of claims. He is based in Montpelier, Vermont.

Worldwide Facilities Hires 3 Brokers for New Connecticut Office

Worldwide Facilities, a wholesale broker and managing general agent based in Los Angeles, hired three new brokers for its recently opened Hartford, Connecticut, office. Worldwide Facilities hired Suzanne Averill as senior associate broker in Hartford. Averill brings 32 years of …

Liberty Mutual Promotes Trish to Northeast Business Insurance President

Liberty Mutual Insurance has promoted Jamie Trish to president of its Northeast Business Insurance operations effective July 1.

Beazley Hires Kontonotas as Crime & Fidelity Underwriter in New York

Specialist insurer Beazley hired Michael Kontonotas as an underwriter for the company’s crime & fidelity bond underwriting team. He will work from Beazley’s New York office.

PLUS Names Thompson as Executive Director

Robbie Thompson has been hired as the new executive director for Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS). Thompson brings 18 years of management experience to PLUS, most recently as president and CEO of the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas in Bismarck, North …

N.J. Banking and Insurance Commissioner Kobylowski to Leave Post

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced Monday the departure of three long-serving cabinet members: Banking and Insurance Commissioner Ken Kobylowski, State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff and Health Commissioner Mary O’Dowd.

Hub International Northeast Hires Gonzalez as New Business Producer in N.Y.

Hub International Northeast, a division of Hub International Limited, hired Jerry Gonzalez as new business producer. He is based in Hub’s New York City office.

MEMIC Promotes Holbrook to VP of Information Technology in Maine

The MEMIC Group, a workers’ compensation insurer based in Portland, Maine, promoted Matthew Holbrook to vice president of Information Technology from director of IT applications. Based in Portland, Holbrook will report to Chief Operating Officer Daniel J. McGarvey.

SAN Group Hires Read as Agency Development Field Specialist in Conn.

Satellite Agency Network (SAN) Group Inc., an alliance of independent property/casualty insurance agencies in the Northeast, hired John Read as agency development field specialist. He will be based out of East Granby, Connecticut.

Marsh Appoints Rahr as Mid-Atlantic Partnership Leader in Philadelphia

Global insurance broker Marsh appointed David Rahr as Mid-Atlantic partnership leader based in Philadelphia.