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Rhode Island’s Risco Insurance Brokerage Hires Giuliani as Assistant VP

Risco Insurance Brokerage Inc. has hired Christina Giuliani as assistant vice president and wholesale broker for the New England Territory. She is based in Risco’s East Providence, Rhode Island, office and will also work out of the Fort Myers, Florida, …

New Jersey’s Selective Insurance Hires Eden as Head of Commercial Lines

Selective Insurance Group Inc. in Branchville, New Jersey, has hired Douglas T. Eden as executive vice president, head of commercial lines. Eden will assume responsibility for all aspects of standard commercial lines operations, including all regional management.

Integro Hires Santoleri as Health Care Senior VP in Philadelphia

Insurance brokerage and risk management firm Integro has hired Mark Santoleri as health care senior vice president in the Philadelphia office.

Glatfelter Promotes Williams to VFIS Senior VP in Pennsylvania

Glatfelter Insurance Group in York, Pennsylvania, has promoted Edmund Williams from vice president and program manager to senior vice president and program manager for VFIS, a Glatfelter division that provides insurance, education and consulting services to emergency service organizations.

Business Risk Partners Hires Simmons as E&O Manager in Connecticut

Business Risk Partners, a program administrator in specialty insurance, has hired Bruce Simmons as errors and omissions (E&O) manager for miscellaneous professional liability (MPL) and cyber liability products.

Alliant Hires DeBruin as Construction Services Group VP in Boston

Alliant Insurance Services, a specialty insurance brokerage based in Newport Beach, California, has hired Chris DeBruin as vice president and director of claims for the Alliant Construction Services Group. He will be based in Alliant’s Boston office.

Willis Names LaSala to Succeed Krauze as North America Chair

Global reinsurance and insurance broker Willis Group Holdings has appointed Christine LaSala to be chair of Willis North America. The North America business, which in 2014 reported revenues of more than $1.3 billion, includes 100 retail offices across the United …

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Hires Bedaw as Senior Field Rep in N.H.

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies recently hired Connie Bedaw as senior field representative to address targeted growth in New England. She will be affiliated with Berkshire Hathaway GUARD’s office in Nashua, New Hampshire. Bedaw will serve producers in Maine, New …

AssuredPartners Hires AJG’s Gardner as Regional President in Penn.

AssuredPartners Inc. has hired Matthew Gardner as regional president. He is based in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, and will report to AssuredPartners President and COO Tom Riley. In this new role, Gardner will build and integrate the existing operating platforms within …

Massachusetts Insurance Federation’s Harrington Announces Retirement

James T. Harrington has announced his retirement as executive director of the Massachusetts Insurance Federation (MIF). MIF said a new executive director has not yet been named.