Newport Beach, Calif. (PRWEB) December 12, 2012
Alliant Insurance Services, the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that property and casualty broker James C. Peasley has joined the company as First Vice President in its Newport Beach office.
With 20 years of experience that includes underwriting, insurance brokerage, and account management, Peasley has broad expertise in structuring loss-sensitive and alternative risk programs specific to workers’ compensation for large national accounts in the hospitality, manufacturing, retail, and temporary staffing industries.
He joins Alliant after five years with a national top 5 insurance brokerage firm, where he served as Senior Vice President in the firm’s Carlsbad, CA, office. In that position, he was responsible for new business production, strategic planning and program development, and account management.
“Jim Peasley has built an outstanding reputation for program innovation and highly personalized client service in meeting the insurance and risk management needs of major national accounts in highly specialized industries,” said Jim Castle, Alliant Managing Director, Commercial Group. “In addition, his industry-specific expertise, knowledge of the Southern California marketplace, and outstanding business development skills will be valuable assets for Alliant in expanding our presence within those industries.”
Peasley holds a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from San Jose State University.
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.alliantinsurance.com.