Assurance Agency in Illinois Promotes Klaras to President

February 10, 2009

Assurance Agency, Ltd., based in Schaumburg, Illinois, has promoted Dan Klaras from executive vice president to president. Klaras takes over for Anthony Chimino, who previously held the titles of both president and CEO. Chimino will continue to serve as Assurance’s CEO and top officer of the company.

In his new role as president, Klaras will be directly responsible for all the property/ casualty insurance practices; the overall sales management of the agency; producer education and development and deciphering new property and casualty products to deliver to Assurance clients.

Klaras joined Assurance in 2005 and assumed management responsibility for one of the company’s three property/ casualty business units. Prior to Assurance, Klaras was a field vice president for Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. from 2003 through 2005. In this role, he was responsible for 200 agencies generating business across five Midwestern states. Prior to joining Fireman’s Fund, was with Kemper Insurance and Safeco Corp. He began his insurance career as a multi-line underwriter for Great American Insurance Co. in 1986.

Source: Assurance Agency, Ltd.

Topics Property Casualty Illinois

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