Wells Fargo Insurance News

Barnes to Lead Personal Insurance Unit at Wells Fargo Insurance in Minneapolis

Wells Fargo Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Co., named Stefani Tygar Barnes as head of its personal insurance segment in Minneapolis, Minn. Barnes will lead a team dedicated to providing auto, home, renters, life, health, and umbrella insurance products …

Expect P/C Industry to Be Stable in 2014: Wells Fargo

Following a profitable year for the property/casualty insurance industry, the P/C market will be stable and competitive in 2014, according to a report issued Thursday. The Wells Fargo Insurance 2014 Insurance Market Outlook covers product segments including workers’ compensation, employment …

Wells Fargo Selling 42 Smaller Regional Insurance Offices to USI

Wells Fargo & Co., the largest U.S. home lender, has agreed to sell more than 40 percent of its insurance brokerage locations to focus bricks-and-mortar operations on higher-growth regions and bigger clients. USI Insurance Services will purchase 42 of Wells …

Nordquist to Lead Wells Fargo Insurance Small Business, Personal Lines Unit

Wells Fargo & Co. promoted Laurie Nordquist to head of the unit providing insurance to individuals and small businesses, replacing Anne Doss, the executive who died in August at age 56. Nordquist, 54, will lead a team at the bank’s …

Conn. Supreme Court Reverses Trial Court Ruling, Says Acordia Didn’t Breach CUIPA

The Connecticut Supreme Court issued a ruling in favor of Acordia insurance brokerage Monday. The Connecticut Supreme Court, the state’s highest court, reversed a lower trial court’s 2010 ruling that previously found Acordia — now called Wells Fargo Insurance — …

Boring Named Managing Director for Wells Fargo in Southern California

Wells Fargo Insurance named  Alan Boring senior vice president and managing director for its Sherman Oaks, Calif. office. Boring will lead the office’s business development, client service and sales, and cross-sell strategy for the company’s regional insurance operations. Based in …

Wells Fargo Insurance Names Paulnock Managing Director in Minnesota

Wells Fargo Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Co., named Jason Paulnock senior vice president and managing director for its Minnesota offices. Paulnock will lead business development, client service and sales, and cross-sell for the company’s insurance operations in Minnesota. …

Wells Fargo Insurance Names Head of M&A Group in New York

Wells Fargo Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Company, named Richard Colton head of its mergers and acquisitions industry practice. Based in New York, he will report to Peter Gilbertson, regional managing director for Wells Fargo Insurance’s Northeast region.Serving middle …

Wells Fargo Names Haskell Managing Director for Pacific Northwest

Wells Fargo Insurance named John Haskell managing director for the Pacific Northwest. Haskell will lead business development, client service and sales, and cross-sell strategy for the company’s insurance operations in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Based in Seattle, he reports …

Wells Fargo Insurance Names Robertson Director for Atlanta Office

Wells Fargo Insurance has named David Robertson managing director for its Atlanta office. Robertson will lead business development, client service and sales, and cross-sell strategy for the company’s insurance operations in northern Georgia and Tennessee as well as oversee the …