Itasca, IL (PRWEB) December 17, 2011
Euclid Insurance Services, Inc. (“Euclid”) announces the hiring of Daniel Aronowitz and four other nationally recognized specialty insurance experts to form Euclid Specialty Managers, LLC (“Euclid Specialty”). Euclid Specialty is a program administration company that manages specialty insurance programs with a particular focus on the organized labor affinity insurance market. Daniel Aronowitz, who will lead Euclid Specialty, is the former President of Ullico Casualty Company, where he and his team led the successful development of Ullico’s property and casualty insurance products for the labor movement. The Euclid Specialty team members are highly regarded thought leaders in fiduciary liability insurance for multiemployer and governmental benefit plans.
“Dan and his team are seasoned underwriters with insurance carrier backgrounds who will enhance Euclid’s reputation for best-in-class insurance products and expand our platform into risk-sharing and other creative commercial lines insurance solutions,” said John Colis, President and CEO of Euclid.
“My team and I chose Euclid because they are expert program administrators with the highest quality underwriting talent in the industry,” says Daniel Aronowitz, Managing Principal of Euclid Specialty. “We intend to utilize Euclid’s Professional Liability and Public Entity underwriting capabilities to help our broker partners grow, and to continue to bring creative insurance solutions to the benefit fund and non-profit markets in which we specialize.”
The Euclid Specialty team brings over 75 years combined experience serving the organized labor niche with commercial and professional liability insurance products. Euclid Specialty is developing programs providing fiduciary liability for multiemployer and governmental benefit plans, professional and commercial package insurance for union non-profit entities, and risk-sharing commercial and workers’ compensation specialty insurance programs. Euclid Specialty team members include:
- Daniel Aronowitz, Managing Principal, daronowitz(at0euclidmanagers(dot)com, 415-254-4031
- Douglas R. Dvorak, Chief Claims Officer, ddvorak(at)euclidmanagers(dot)com, 571-292-7792
- Michael Saa, Chief Underwriting Officer – Professional Liability, msaa(at)euclidmanagers(dot)com, 914-439-1019
- Marty Gelhaus, Chief Underwriting Officer – Commercial Lines, mgelhaus(at)euclidmanagers(dot)com, 202-747-4443
- John V. O’Brien, Chief Marketing Officer, jobrien(at)euclidmanagers(dot)com, 440-714-5832
Euclid Specialty Managers will maintain offices in McLean, VA and New York City.
For more information on product availability, please contact any Euclid Specialty team member.
Founded in 1952, Euclid Insurance Services, Inc. is a family-owned, full service agency, managing general agent and underwriting manager and claims administrator with annual revenues in excess of $20 million. Through offices in Itasca IL, Melbourne, FL and Kansas City, MO, the firm offers a wide range of professional liability, property, casualty, life, accident and health insurance products.