Ill. Assurance Agency Names New Executive Vice President

Schamburg, Ill.-based Assurance Agency has named Michael Mann as its new executive vice president. In his new role, Mann will be responsible for managing and directing one of Assurance s
property and casualty production teams. He will also serve as a member of the company s executive management team reporting directly to Assurance President Anthony Chimino.

Prior to his new appointment, Mann was regional marketing officer for Willis North America’s Central Region. In that role he was
responsible for implementing the firm’s corporate marketing objectives, managing the region’s carrier relationships and overseeing the brokerage and placement of middle market and large account property and casualty business. Mann’s experiences at Willis also included the role of national marketing director from 2002 to 2004. Mann joined the Willis organization in the fall of 2000.

Prior to joining Willis, Mann was senior vice president at Near North Insurance Brokerage where he served as the national director of marketing from 1994 through 1999. Mann began his career as a D&O underwriter for CNA Insurance Cos. in 1987. He worked
at CNA for two years before moving to Rollins Burdick Hunter (Aon) where he gained experience as a large account/risk management casualty broker.

Assurance President, Anthony Chimino, noted that “Assurance feels extremely fortunate to have acquired someone with Mike s level of talent. His reputation as a client advocate, and his dedication to professional excellence will serve us well as we continue our rapid growth in size and market share.”

Source: Assurance Agency