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J.M. Wilson Names Young Database and Marketing Administrator in Michigan

J.M. Wilson has named Tyler Young database and marketing administrator in the Portage, Mich. office. Young is responsible for creating, developing and managing the website, assisting with the administration and management of internal applications, as well as the data analysis …

XL Catlin’s Benjamin to Head Zurich North America’s Management Solutions Group

Brian Benjamin, a longtime insurance executive with experience in professional liability lines, has joined Zurich North America as head of Management Solutions. Benjamin will be accountable for the performance of the Management Solutions Group (MSG) unit, which is part of …

Pennsylvania’s Erie Insurance Names Palczer as Vice President of Property and Subrogation

Erie Insurance, a homeowners and automobile insurer based in Erie, Penn., has named Matt Palczer as vice president of property and subrogation. Palczer began his career with Erie Insurance in 2002 as a mail clerk in the Murrysville, Penn., branch. …

Preferred Property Program Names Dow Vice President of Programs in New Jersey

Preferred Property Program (PPP), a national managing general agency, has named Wayne Dow vice president of programs. Dow will be joining the Bell Works office in Holmdel, N.J., to oversee the marketing of PPP products to all of its network …

Pennsylvania’s Exude Inc. Hires Offner as a Director

Exude Inc., a Philadelphia, Penn.-based organizational health and strategy company, has hired Gregory Offner Jr. as a director. In this role, Offner will oversee the growth of the Commercial Insurance and Risk Management Division. Prior to joining Exude Inc., he …

CNA Appoints Dmytrow as Senior VP, Healthcare

Chicago-based CNA appointed Bruce Dmytrow to senior vice president, Healthcare. He reports to Kevin Smith, president and chief operating officer, CNA Specialty. Dmytrow joined CNA in 1995, most recently serving as vice president for Aging Services and National Programs. Throughout …

EPIC Hires Montelione to Financial Risk Practice in New York

EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property and casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage and consulting firm, has hired Diane Montelione as a senior vice president in its Financial Risk Practice. She will be based in New York and …

Gannon, Behrens, Bergstrom Named to SECURA Board

Appleton, Wisconsin-based SECURA Insurance has added three new board members — Alice Gannon, Mark Behrens and Tim Bergstrom. Gannon brings more than 40 years of insurance experience to her new role, having most recently served as the senior vice president …

Anderson & Murison Names Jawitz Executive Vice President in California

Anderson & Murison Inc. has named Mitchell Jawitz executive vice president. Jawitz will be located in the Pasadena, Calif., office and will focus on national business development with independent agents and brokers. He has 30 years of experience in the …

INSUREtrust Adds Hoppenbrouwer as Professional Lines Broker in Atlanta

Atlanta-based INSUREtrust has added Sam Hoppenbrouwer as a Professional Lines broker on the production team of Executive Vice President Christiaan Durdaller. Hoppenbrouwer brings with him four years of wholesale experience in professional, cyber, and tech E&O. Before joining INSUREtrust, he …