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June 7, 2010 - Crump Insurance Services Inc. has invested in new talent for its Atlanta brokerage location. Terry Sherwin has joined Crump as the Atlanta office leader; and property brokers Alex Duran, Jordan...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2010/06/07/159694.htm

Longtime Insurance Journalist, Editor, Slattery Dies at 68

May 20, 2010 - Thomas J. Slattery, a longtime editor and journalist for the insurance industry, passed away this week at the age of 68 due to complications of respiratory failure. Slattery entered the insurance...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/05/20/110046.htm

National Specialty Underwriters Adds Staff, Expands Chicago Office

March 30, 2007 - National Specialty Underwriters, Inc. (NSU) has announced the hiring of Dianne O'Donnell as sales executive, and Meghan Hamilton as account manager for NSU Healthcare, a division of the company...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2007/03/30/78238.htm

Obituary Billy Earl Hibbs

December 4, 2005 - Billy Earl Hibbs, founder of Tyler, Texas-based Heartland Security Insurance Group, died from the effects of Alzheimer's disease on Nov. 5. Hibbs, who was born in Quitman, Texas, in 1938, moved to...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/12/04/151028.htm

Billy Earl Hibbs, Founder of Heartland Security Insurance, Passes Away

November 20, 2005 - Billy Earl Hibbs, founder of Tyler, Texas-based Heartland Security Insurance Group, died in his home from the effects of Alzheimer's disease on Nov. 5. Hibbs, who was born in Quitman, Texas, in...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2005/11/20/62220.htm

Cosgrove, Dean of American Insurance Journalists, Dies at 93

August 22, 2005 - Acknowledged by many as the dean of American insurance journalists, John N. Cosgrove, 93, passed away on Aug. 3, 2005. Cosgrove served as a former editor of the National Underwriter magazine,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/08/22/59449.htm

August 22, 2005 - Cosgrove, Dean of American Insurance Journalists, Dies at 93 Acknowledged by many as the dean of American insurance journalists, John N. Cosgrove, 93, passed away on Aug. 3, 2005. Cosgrove served...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/08/22/150525.htm

Cosgrove, Dean of American Insurance Journalists, Dies at 93

August 9, 2005 - Acknowledged by many as the dean of American insurance journalists, John N. Cosgrove, 93, passed away on Aug. 3, 2005. Born in Savannah, Georgia Cosgrove was raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., and moved to...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2005/08/09/58127.htm

SECOND THOUGHTS: Tales of demergers, detours and determination

May 9, 2005 - Crying?? There's no crying in baseball. -- Tom Hanks in A League of Their Own Bill Cadenhead had decided to sell his 73 percent stake in Cadenhead Shreffler Insurance in Bedford, Tex. to insurance...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/05/09/55116.htm

NAMIC Names Detlefsen to Public Policy Post

February 4, 2005 - Former insurance studies research fellow and strategic public affairs counsel, Robert Detlefsen, Ph.D., has joined the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) as director of...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2005/02/04/50803.htm

Assurex Global Expands Worldwide Presence

February 3, 2005 - Assurex Global -- the world's largest privately held risk management and commercial insurance brokerage group - announced that it has expanded its worldwide presence with the addition of...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2005/02/03/50670.htm

People and Places

October 25, 2004 - Terry Adams The new national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents were installed during the group's recent board of directors meeting held in Orlando, Fla. Terry...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2004/10/25/48476.htm

People & Places

October 11, 2004 - Mike Barron Texas Mutual Insurance Company announced that Mike Barron is the company's new senior vice president of financial services. Barron is a certified public accountant with over 30 years of...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2004/10/11/48947.htm

IMCA Elects Rice as President; Names New Officers

September 23, 2004 - The Insurance Marketing Communications Association (IMCA) has named Ron Rice as president for the 2004-2005 year. Rice is National SuretyLink program manager for Safeco Insurance in Redmond, Wash.,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2004/09/23/46234.htm

All Wrapped Up in Workers’ Comp

March 22, 2004 - No surprise, but with the first quarter of 2004 drawing to a close, workers' compensation remains, as it has been for many years, one of the most troubled lines of insurance in the United States....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/coverstory/2004/03/22/40482.htm

Big I’s Virtual University Tops Insurance Journal Poll

January 12, 2004 - You know you're onto a story when anyone or anything outscores Maurice Greenberg in a contest for "most influential" in today's insurance business. The Big I's Virtual University and its director,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2004/01/12/35617.htm

U.S.I. Holdings to Acquire Dodge, Warren & Peters Insurance Services

January 6, 2004 - U.S.I. Holdings Corporation announced that it has reached an agreement in principle to acquire all the issued and outstanding capital stock of Los Angeles, Calif.-based Dodge, Warren & Peters...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2004/01/06/35410.htm

Insurance Media Association Elects van Aartrijk President; Angelone and DeMartine Also Named to Offices

December 19, 2003 - Peter van Aartrijk Jr., CIC, a marketing communications professional with 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, has been elected the first president of the Insurance Media Association....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2003/12/19/35169.htm

Analysts Weigh Travelers Deal, Other Issues

December 1, 2003 - It's "inevitable" that the advanced merger discussions between Travelers Property Casualty Corp. and St. Paul Companies succeed, according to one industry analyst. Though most insurance industry...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2003/12/01/34615.htm

PIWA Celebrates 25th Anniversary

October 22, 2003 - The Professional Insurance Wholesalers Association of New York State Inc. announced that it will celebrate its 25-year anniversary at its annual convention, Nov. 5 - 6 at the New York Marriott in...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2003/10/22/33408.htm