Alliant News

People Moves: Liberty Names Keith Binkley Executive Vice President; Alliant Adds Stewart;

The Liberty Company Insurance Brokers named Keith Binkley executive vice president, and national property/casualty practice Leader. Binkley will be working out of the Denver, Colorado, office. Bringing more than 22 years of insurance industry experience, Binkley was previously a senior …

People Moves: Zoidis Named CEO of Attain Insurance Companies; Wagner Joins Alliant as First VP

Atain Insurance Companies Name Chris Zoidis CEO H.W. Kaufman Group, a privately held, global specialty insurance and financial organization, announced the promotion of Chris Zoidis to President & CEO, Atian Insurance Companies. Zoidis began his career in commercial property and …

People Moves: California Commissioner Names COIN Appointees; Alliant Adds Kaufman

California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara recently announced reappointments to the California Organized Investment Network Advisory Board and the California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan Advisory Committee. They include: Ophir Bruck, senior director and ESG specialist at S&P Global Sustainable1: COIN representative …

Alliant Response to Gallagher Poaching Suit: Female Employees Left Due to Poor Treatment

Alliant Insurance Services fired back at rival Arthur J. Gallagher in response to a request from Gallagher for a temporary restraining order against Alliant, accusing Gallagher of “rampant sexism, discrimination, and unfair treatment of women.” The request for a restraining …

Gallagher Sues Alliant Again for Alleged ‘Corporate Raid’ of Employees

Broker Arthur J. Gallagher filed another poaching lawsuit against Alliant Insurance Services, alleging Alliant is “presently engaged in a corporate raid of Gallagher’s Chicago office.” According to the lawsuit filed on July 28 in U.S. District Court in the Northern …

People Moves: SAN Group Welcomes Fornari; Alliant Hires Aon’s Hiller in Pennsylvania

SAN Group Names Fornari as Regional Vice President for Massachusetts Satellite Agency Network (SAN) Group, the alliance of independent insurance agencies in the Northeast, welcomed its recent hire Andrew Fornari, who has joined as regional vice president for Massachusetts. In …

People Moves: Madigan Joins Alliant in Arkansas; BXS Adds Breaux in Texas

Alliant Adds James Madigan as Senior Vice President Within Employee Benefits Group Alliant has added James “Jimmy” Madigan as senior vice president within its employee benefits group. Based in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Madigan has nearly two decades of experience as an …

People Moves: McGriff Adds Feighl as Commercial Marketing Account Exec; Harris Joins Alliant in Texas

McGriff Adds Mike Feighl as Commercial Marketing Account Executive McGriff has hired Mike Feighl as a senior vice president and marketing executive in its Houston-based Commercial Division. Feighl comes to McGriff from Wortham Insurance & Risk Management, where he served …

People Moves Alliant Adds Waldhoff; OMSNIC Names Nielsen CEO

Alliant Adds Holly Waldhoff as Vice President Within Employees Benefits Group Alliant has added employee benefits consultant Holly Waldhoff as Vice President within its Employee Benefits Group. Based in Chicago, Waldhoff will create a full range of strategic employee benefits …

People Moves: Boyd, Shackelford, Barnett and Dixon Adds Partee; Alliant Adds McCorkle as Vice President

Boyd, Shackelford, Barnett and Dixon Adds Stormie Partee Boyd, Shackelford, Barnett and Dixon has named Stormie Partee as the Commercial Team Lead and Operations Manager. In this role, she will draw on her 18+ years’ experience to deliver innovative operating …