“NAPLIA is committed to producing educational programming on a frequent basis. Ralph is the best in the country at what he does so we are pleased to have been able to make his services available to our clients since the inception of our firm."
Framingham, MA (PRWEB) November 02, 2015
North American Professional Liability Insurance Agency, LLC (NAPLIA) - NAPLIA and Ralph Picardi have enjoyed a lasting relationship over the past 20 years. Throughout that time they have jointly promoted risk management seminars, risk alerts and white papers on topics vital to professional services firms. In this latest joint venture, Mr. Picardi will discuss loss prevention and risk management issues specific to CPA firms such as the areas of practice from which most claims arise, the prevalence of claims for failure to detect employee embezzlement, and the type of exposure CPA firms face from third parties that rely on work performed.
“NAPLIA is committed to producing educational programming on a frequent basis. Ralph is the best in the country at what he does so we are pleased to have been able to make his services available to our clients since the inception of our firm. The depth and breadth of our relationship truly is a differentiator for us in the marketplace.” explains Gary Sutherland, CEO of NAPLIA.
“My connection with NAPLIA is firmly rooted and continues to grow as their firm progresses to meet the evolving needs of clients. I am responsible for handling the NAPLIA hot-line, claims triage, risk management consolations, and a quarterly webinar series titled ‘ASK Ralph.’ I have the utmost of respect for NAPLIA, their work, and their executive team” Mr. Picardi adds.
To reach a broader audience, NAPLIA has recently begun offering programs via live and recorded webinars on BrightTALK, a free platform for webinars and videos. Accounting professionals who would like to participate in the NAPLIA Loss Prevention webinar series with Ralph Picardi can register on the NAPLIA Channel of BrightTALK. NASBA approved CPE credit and CPA ProSecure policy credits are available for those who attend all three parts and follow the participation guidelines, which can be found on the webinar registration page. (http://www.brighttalk.com/channel/13113)
NAPLIA has specialized in providing Fiduciary Liability to Plan Sponsors since 1998, in concert with Professional Liability, (errors & omissions) and related insurance products for Accountants, Investment Advisors, Attorneys, and other professionals. No other national agency can match our personal service and expertise in the risks associated with operating under ERISA; and no other independent agency can match our national recognition for excellence in the Qualified Plan and Investment Advisory insurance and bonding space.
ABOUT CPA PROSECURE
North American Professional Liability Insurance Agency, LLC (NAPLIA) created an Errors and Omissions insurance program designed specifically for accounting and consulting firms called CPA ProSecure. CPA ProSecure is underwritten by The Rockhill Insurance Group a wholly owned subsidiary of the State Auto Group, rated A-Excellent by A. M. Best. State Auto Group. Founded in 1921, is one of only 59 companies to have an A.M. Best rating of “A” for 75 years. State Auto has provided 96 consecutive quarters of dividends.