Westbrook, CT (PRWEB) June 29, 2014
Maritime Program Group bets big on technology with a major investment into people and infrastructure that’s led to the promotion of Bill Turner to Chief Information Officer and the hiring of several new IT and Development staff.
“There’s no vision for the future of MPG that doesn’t contemplate a major utilization of technology,” says MPG President, Chris Pesce. “To be successful in fulfilling our vision requires a leader with strong technical and managerial skills. Bill Turner certainly has both.” In his new role, Bill is responsible for all aspects of MPG’s information technology including IT Strategy, Security and Compliance, Operations, Software Development, Data and Vendor Management.
Additional new hires include John Luce, IT Supervisor, an expert-level systems and network administrator with a wide range of talent across multiple platforms and topologies. Todd Milano, System Developer, a seasoned .NET and web technology developer who will help MPG build out their rating, issuance and broker portal platforms. And Yumi Kouta, QA Specialist, an experienced software quality assurance professional who tests all aspects of MPG’s various custom software platforms to ensure compliance to stated system requirements.
Maritime Program Group (MPG) is a Program Administrator providing a full range of marine insurance products and underwriting services to its broker network throughout the Unites States. MPG specializes in protecting all types of marine-related assets across every category of marine risks, including Recreational Marine, Inland Marine, and Ocean Marine. Through its Private Client Services the company serves the individual insurance needs of high net worth clients. MPG also has a wholesale brokerage facility to place Ocean Marine risks that might otherwise not fit their in-house underwriting programs. MPGs nearly 60 employees are strategically located in offices nationwide, with primary offices in Westbrook, CT, Manchester, NH. For more information about Maritime Program Group, visit http://www.maritimepg.com or call 800.366.8086 Ext. 1658.