Empire Fire & Marine

Best Upgrades Ratings of Zurich’s U.S. Subsidiaries to ‘A+’

November 19, 2010 - A.M. Best Co. has upgraded the financial strength rating (FSR) to 'A+' (Superior) from 'A' (Excellent) and issuer credit ratings (ICR) to "aa-" from "a+" of the U.S. subsidiaries of Zurich...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/11/19/115035.htm

Property insurance rate hikes in store for La.

June 4, 2007 - Louisiana regulators in late May approved property insurance rate hikes of 16 percent to 51 percent for three small companies, with larger increases for homeowners along the coast. The Louisiana...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/currents/2007/06/04/81237.htm

Property insurance rate hikes in store for La.

June 4, 2007 - Louisiana regulators in late May approved property insurance rate hikes of 16 percent to 51 percent for three small companies, with larger increases for homeowners along the coast. The Louisiana...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/news-currents/2007/06/04/154171.htm

La. Regulators Approve Property Insurance Rate Hikes

May 29, 2007 - Louisiana regulators have approved property insurance rate hikes of 16 percent to 51 percent for three small companies, with larger increases for homeowners along the coast. The Louisiana Insurance...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2007/05/29/80138.htm

People and Places

March 26, 2007 - Preferred Professional Insurance Co., an Omaha-based medical liability insurance firm, announced the addition of Denise A. Hill, as vice president, general counsel and corporate compliance officer....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2007/03/26/78292.htm

Neb. Preferred Professional Insurance Co. Adds Executive Staff

March 13, 2007 - Preferred Professional Insurance Company (PPIC), an Omaha-based medical liability insurance firm, has announced the addition of Denise A. Hill, J.D., CPCU, as vice president, general counsel and...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2007/03/13/77649.htm

Top 25 Commercial Auto Writers

November 20, 2005 - Company Name 2004* 2005** 12/31/2004 6/30/2005 State Farm Mutual Auto Insurance Co. 964,544 159,665 St Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Co. 654,788 46,260 Zurich American Insurance Co. 630,760 170,012...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/11/20/150985.htm

People

July 18, 2005 - Hull and Company, headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., promoted Tim Ramsey to vice president, national personal lines. Ramsey joined Hull and Company in 1998 as manager of the company's newly...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2005/07/18/150373.htm

Health Care Transit

February 21, 2005 - Nuts & Bolts: In conjunction with acquiring the book of business of the American Agency, a specialist in ambulance services, hospital fleets and paramedic-transit operations, THOMCO is offering...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/newmarkets/2005/02/21/52281.htm

Health Care Transit

February 21, 2005 - Nuts & Bolts: In conjunction with acquiring the book of business of The American Agency, a specialist in ambulance services, hospital fleets and paramedic-transit operations, THOMCO is offering...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/newmarkets/2005/02/21/52320.htm

Health Care Transit

February 21, 2005 - Nuts & Bolts: In conjunction with acquiring the book of business of The American Agency, a specialist in ambulance services, hospital fleets and paramedic-transit operations, THOMCO is offering...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/newmarkets/2005/02/21/52343.htm

THOMCO Adds Ambulance Programs

January 7, 2005 - THOMCO announced the acquisition of the book of business of The American Agency, a specialist in ambulance services, hospital fleets and para-transit operations. Howard Handler and Kent Clements,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2005/01/07/49426.htm

9 Programs That May Just Fit the Bill

December 1, 2003 - The December 2002 Insurance Journal "program directory" issue highlighted eight programs that the editorial staff considered to be unique, interesting or tough to find. This year we've added one...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/coverstory/2003/12/01/34589.htm

9 Programs That May Just Fit the Bill

December 1, 2003 - The December 2002 Insurance Journal "program directory" issue highlighted eight programs that the editorial staff considered to be unique, interesting or tough to find. This year we've added one...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/coverstory/2003/12/01/34608.htm

Colo.-based ICAT Announces Two New Staff Additions

August 21, 2003 - Boulder, Colo.-based International Catastrophe Insurance Managers, LLC (ICAT), announced that John Beck and John Johnson have been appointed to the position of senior vice president and regional...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2003/08/21/31670.htm

N.C. Residents Arrested in Fraud Case

November 4, 2002 - North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Jim Long and Wilkes County Sheriff Dane Mastin announced that Darryl Edward Billings and Jennifer Lyn Billings of North Wilkesboro were arrested recently on...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2002/11/04/24059.htm

McCartney Named CFO at Zurich North America

March 8, 2002 - Zurich North America announced today that John McCartney has been named to the position of chief financial officer. McCartney currently serves as CEO of Empire Fire and Marine, a business unit of...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2002/03/08/16721.htm

Zurich U.S. CEO Sees a Bright Future in Financial Services

June 18, 2001 - John Amore, president and CEO of Zurich U.S., has a vision not just for his company but for the industry. "I think the industry needs to rebrand itself," Amore told IJ in an exclusive interview in...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2001/06/18/18626.htm

Zurich North America Launches New Product Recall Coverage

June 12, 2001 - Zurich North America's Excess & Surplus Group is offering a new coverage for expenses related to product recalls, the company announced yesterday. The product recall expense coverage is designed...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2001/06/12/14048.htm

Zurich U.S. CEO Sees a Bright Future in Financial Services

June 11, 2001 - John Amore, president and CEO of Zurich U.S., has a vision not just for his company but for the industry. "I think the industry needs to rebrand itself," Amore told IJ in an exclusive interview in...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2001/06/11/18074.htm