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Aspen Insurance Agency Announces New Hires in N.H.

Aspen Insurance Agency in Manchester, New Hampshire, has hired two additional staff members. Lyndsay Lee has joined the agency as commercial marketing representative. Lee brings seven years of insurance industry experience to Aspen Insurance Agency. Her primary responsibilities include placing …

A.I.M. Mutual Names Standing to Succeed Myers as CEO in Massachusetts

A.I.M. Mutual Insurance Cos. in Burlington, Massachusetts, announced that its board of directors has named President Michael E. Standing to succeed John A. Myers as chief executive officer, effective Jan. 1, 2015.

Brownyard Group in New York Announces New Hire, Promotions

Brownyard Group, a Bay Shore, New York-based program administrator providing specialized insurance coverage for select industry groups, announced two promotions and the hiring of a new client service specialist. Maggie Hammarth was promoted to account manager in the underwriting department. …

Allianz Announces New Leadership Team for Combined Fireman’s Fund, AGCS NA

German insurance giant Allianz announced a new team that will lead the combined Fireman’s Fund and Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty North American business beginning in 2015. Andrew Torrance, current president and CEO of Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company (FFIC), will …

Bouknight Joins Hub International Southeast as Sales Executive

Hub International Southeast, a division of Hub International Limited, has hired Kip Bouknight as a sales executive.

Willis of Georgia CEO Morgan Joins Integro as Atlanta Operations Leader

Insurance brokerage and risk management firm Integro has hired Brian Morgan as Atlanta operations leader.

Nicolopoulos Named to Lead N.H. Association of Insurance Agents

The New Hampshire Association of Insurance Agents (NHAIA) announced Christopher Nicolopoulos has been named president and chief executive officer of the organization effective Dec. 1. Nicolopoulos succeeds Bob Nash, who announced his retirement in October.

AHT Insurance in Virginia Announces CEO Retirement and Succession Plan

Armfield Harrison & Thomas Inc. (AHT Insurance) in Leesburg, Virginia, announced that President and CEO Alexander Green is retiring, effective Jan. 1, 2015.

Massachusetts Commissioner Murphy to Step Down, Join Coverys as COO

Massachusetts Insurance Commissioner Joseph Murphy will step down from his post and join Boston-based medical professional liability insurer Coverys as its new chief operating officer, Coverys announced Monday.

Connecticut Commissioner Leonardi to Step Down, Join New York Investment Firm

Connecticut Insurance Commissioner Thomas B. Leonardi will step down from his post on Dec. 11, 2014, to join a New York-based global investment banking advisory firm, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s office announced Wednesday.