Malvern, PA (PRWEB) October 26, 2016
John W. Mullen, CPCU, received The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation’s 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award during a ceremony at the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI) 2016 Annual Meeting, held October 25 in Dallas, Texas.
Candidates for the 2016 Griffith Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award were selected by The Griffith Foundation Leadership Council, which includes insurance leaders, executives and academics. This year’s winner was recognized for exemplary commitments to education and for his support of the missions of The Griffith Foundation and PCI.
Mullen serves as president and CEO of Direct General, which he joined in 2011, and serves on the company’s Board of Directors. He has worked in the insurance industry for 35 years, including 8 years as president of Unitrin Specialty, where he oversaw a $500 million personal and commercial auto insurance business that was supported by 700 employees and 8,000 independent agents in 22 states.
Mullen holds a bachelor’s degree from Bethany College. He currently serves on the Bethany College Board of Trustees, the Insurance Institutes for Highway Safety Board of Directors, and the Board of Directors for the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety where he also formerly served as co-chair. Mullen is also a former president of the Dallas CPCU Society Chapter.
For more information about the 2016 Griffith Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award winners, visit http://www.GriffithFoundation.org/LAA.