“FCCI offers an exceptional level of integrity and service, and we’re interested in appointing agents with the same commitment to policyholders,” says Ferritor.
Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) May 18, 2012
Sarasota-based property and casualty insurer FCCI Insurance Group (FCCI) recently expanded into Maryland and has hired Jeanine J. Ferritor, CIC, as a senior marketing underwriter to develop FCCI’s independent agency relationships in the new state.
Ferritor has more than 13 years of P&C industry experience with well-recognized companies including Zurich, Travelers and The Hartford. Her most recent position was as a senior sales executive for Zurich in the Maryland and Washington, D.C., area. She earned her Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 2000.
Chris Piela, senior vice president of FCCI’s Southeast Region, says, “Jeanine’s experience and connections in Maryland are an ideal fit for the way FCCI operates. As a regional company in 15 states, FCCI strives for local business relationships by hiring people who know and understand their communities and the industries within those communities.”
Ferritor will be based in Ellicott City, Md. This week, she will begin visiting agencies throughout the state, particularly in Baltimore’s metropolitan region. “I’m excited to introduce FCCI as a new carrier in Maryland,” says Ferritor. “FCCI offers an exceptional level of integrity and service, and we’re interested in appointing agents with the same commitment to policyholders.”
FCCI provides automobile, crime, general liability, inland marine, property, commercial and contract surety, umbrella, workers’ compensation and agribusiness/farmowners insurance coverage to more than 23,000 business insurance customers. In operation for 53 years, FCCI is committed to carefully planned growth while providing financial strength and dependability for agents and policyholders.
About FCCI – Founded in 1959 and working exclusively through independent agents, FCCI provides commercial property and casualty insurance to more than 17,400 policyholders and commercial and contract surety to more than 7,800 bonded principals in 15 states. Rated A- (Excellent) with a Stable outlook by A.M. Best Company, FCCI is headquartered in Sarasota, Fla. and has regional offices in Sarasota; Duluth, Ga.; Carmel, Ind.; and Ridgeland, Miss. FCCI also has a branch office in Lake Mary, Fla., and a new regional office opening soon in Richardson, Texas. For more information, please call 1-800-226-3224 or visit http://www.fcci-group.com.