The Hartford News

The Hartford Expands Management Liability Coverage to Nonprofits

The Hartford has expanded its flagship management liability offering, Private Choice Premier, to include management liability coverage integrated with risk management services for nonprofit organizations. Private Choice Premier for nonprofits offers coverage to protect against: Directors, officers and entity liability …

The Hartford Launches Nationally Registered Apprenticeship Program

The Hartford is working to educate college students about opportunities in the insurance industry while helping to make the transition from college to an insurance career an easier one. This initiative comes through its recent partnership with the Connecticut Department …

The Hartford Launches Risk Management Platform For Large, Midsize Businesses

The Hartford has released a new risk management information system (RMIS) to address the evolving data needs of its largest commercial customers who are most at risk for loss. The new system – TREO | Track Risk. Explore Opportunities. – …

The Hartford Open to Acquisitions That ‘Accelerate’ Growth Plans

The Hartford Chairman and CEO Christopher Swift said he remains interested in potential acquisitions – even large ones – less than a year after completing a noteworthy acquisition. However, plenty of conditions and criteria must be met before his company …

The Hartford Names Tooker as Head of Middle Market Segment

The Hartford has named A. Morris “Mo” Tooker, currently chief underwriting officer, as head of its Middle Market segment. Tooker remains chief underwriting officer for the company’s property/casualty businesses and continues to report to Doug Elliot, president of The Hartford. …

It Could Be Trump or the Weather, But More People Think Climate Change Is Real

You can blame it on the weather, or you can blame it on Trump. A record number of Americans are concerned about global warming, believe it is occurring and consider it a serious threat that is caused by human activity. …

Wilcox Returns to The Hartford as Head Of Strategy and Ventures

The Hartford has hired John Wilcox as chief strategy and ventures officer. In this newly-created position, The Hartford said Wilcox will lead efforts to capitalize on new opportunities to “drive growth through innovation and improve operating capabilities.” The move marks …

Shults to Lead The Hartford’s Middle Market Central Division Sales, Underwriting

The Hartford has appointed Mark Shults as division executive for Middle Market sales and underwriting operations in The Hartford’s Central Division. He is based in Frisco, Texas. The Central Division encompasses central part of the United States, including Dallas, Houston, …

Re/Insurance CEOs Join Insurance Development Forum, UN & World Bank Initiative

A group of re/insurance and global broking CEOs are assisting the work of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF), which was launched last month to help build resilience to climate risk and natural disasters, while bridging the insurance protection gap for …

The Hartford: St. Louis Small Businesses Seek Significant Growth

The Hartford says a recent survey shows that St. Louis small business owners are looking for significant growth this year. According to The Hartford’s 2015 Small Business Success Study, 56 percent of St. Louis owners are looking to grow significantly, …