Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013
Alliant Insurance Services (http://www.alliant.com), the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that Billy Painter has joined the company’s Construction Services Group as Senior Vice President and Regional Director. He will be based in Alliant’s Jackson, MS, office.
Painter will be responsible for business development and delivering innovative risk management advice to contractors, developers and project owners throughout the Southeast, including Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida. Using his surety and construction expertise, Painter will leverage his vast experience and accounting background to assist construction firms in increasing margins and maintaining surety credit and capacity levels.
“Adding Billy to the Alliant Construction Services Group is another strategic step in the realization of our expansion plans. The construction expertise Billy brings to the table is very complementary to our existing core of surety and risk advisors,” commented Peter Arkley, Senior Managing Director, Alliant. “His dedication to educating the public and young people about construction is exciting and education is critical to our ongoing commitment to our industry.”
Prior to joining Alliant, Painter led the construction practice of a regional firm located in Mississippi and has experience working as a CPA. Painter is a member of the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation. He is a graduate of the Millsaps College Else School of Management where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in business administration.
About Alliant Insurance Services
Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. is one of the largest insurance brokerage firms in the United States and has a history dating back to 1925. Alliant provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to some 20,000 clients nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare, energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups. More information is available on the company’s web site at: http://www.alliant.com.
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