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Dec 3, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires KRA Insurance Agency

Inside P&C

Acquisitive specialty brokerage Risk Strategies bought full-service brokerage firm KRA Insurance Agency for an undisclosed sum.

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Dec 3, 2021

The Return of the Carpetbaggers

South Florida Hospital News

One of the latest trends in the Florida malpractice insurance market is companies from out of state moving in to write policies for local physicians. What they don’t understand, according to Matt Gracey, managing director, Risk Strategies, Danna-Gracey, is that it’s not as easy as it looks.

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Dec 3, 2021

RSC names national education practice leader

Business Insurance

RSC Insurance Brokerage Inc., which does business as Risk Strategies Co., said Wednesday that Terry Lyons has been appointed national education practice leader.

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Dec 3, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires full-service brokerage firm in US

Intelligent Insurer

US insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has acquired a full-service brokerage firm in New Jersey.

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Dec 3, 2021

Risk Strategies Appoints Terry Lyons National Education Practice Leader

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a leading national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, announced that Terry Lyons has been appointed as the National Education Practice Leader. In this role, Lyons will develop and lead the overall national growth and client service strategy for the education industry practice.

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Dec 3, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires KRA Insurance Agency

Reinsurance News

Specialty insurance brokerage Risk Strategies has acquired full-service brokerage firm KRA Insurance Agency.

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Dec 1, 2021

Risk Strategies swoops for New Jersey firm

Insurance Business America

National specialty insurance brokerage Risk Strategies has announced that it has acquired KRA Insurance Agency, a full-service brokerage firm. KRA’s wholly owned subsidiary, KRA Life Agency, was included in the deal. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Dec 1, 2021

Risk Strategies makes another N.J. buy

Business Insurance

Boston-based brokerage Risk Strategies Co. on Tuesday said it has acquired broker KRA Insurance Agency Inc., including KRA’s wholly-owned subsidiary, KRA Life Agency Inc.

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Dec 1, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires New Jersey’s KRA Insurance Agency

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired full-service brokerage firm KRA Insurance Agency Inc. Included in the transaction is KRA’s wholly owned subsidiary, KRA Life Agency Inc. Terms of the deal were not announced.

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Nov 30, 2021

The Rough Notes: FROM COO TO CFO … MID-PANDEMIC

WITH GRIT AND DETERMINATION, THIS EXEC ASSUMED HER NEW ROLE WITHOUT MISSING A BEAT

The term “human dynamo” has been overused to the point that it’s become a cliché … but it truly applies to Sharon Edwards, chief financial officer of Risk Strategies Company, which she joined in December 2019.

Risk Strategies is a national specialty broker that provides risk management advisory services, insurance and reinsurance placement for property and casualty, employee benefits, and private client risks. It operates predominantly in the United States and Canada and aspires to become an international organization.

When Edwards came on board, what would…

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Nov 30, 2021

People Moves: New Hires at Risk Strategies, NFP, Ames & Gough

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, hired Alison Murphy as national practice leader of private client services.

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Nov 30, 2021

Risk & Insurance: 11 Questions for Risk Strategies’ CEO John Mina

Risk Strategies CEO John Mina talks to Risk & Insurance about his approach to managing company talent and culture.

In October, Risk & Insurance Editor-in-Chief Dan Reynolds met with John Mina, the CEO of Risk Strategies and a veteran of multiple brokerage companies. The goal of the discussion was to learn more about Mina’s vision for the direction of the company, and what he values in his workforce. What follows is a version of that conversation, which was edited for brevity and clarity.

Risk & Insurance: John, you’ve been with the company now for four years. And as we round…

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Nov 18, 2021

Risk Strategies buys workers’ comp specialist TriPoint

The Insurer

Risk Strategies has acquired TriPoint Insurance, a Connecticut-based workers’ compensation agency that provides performance-based insurance solutions to middle market companies in the construction, manufacturing, wholesale and skilled nursing verticals.

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Nov 18, 2021

Risk Strategies snaps up workers’ comp specialist

Insurance Business America

Specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has announced the acquisition of workers’ compensation specialist TriPoint Insurance, a national firm providing performance-based insurance (PBI) products to middle-market companies in the construction, manufacturing, wholesale and skilled nursing sectors. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Nov 18, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires Connecticut’s TriPoint Insurance

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, acquired TriPoint Insurance Inc., a national specialist providing Performance Based Insurance (PBI) solutions to middle market companies in the construction, manufacturing, wholesale and skilled nursing verticals.

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Nov 18, 2021

Risk Strategies acquire TriPoint

Captive Review

Insurance Brokerage Risk Strategies has announced its acquisition of TriPoint Insurance, Inc.

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Nov 18, 2021

How Risk Strategies’ Rebecca LaFazia Built a Rewarding Career in Entertainment Insurance

Risk & Insurance

Risk Strategies’ Rebecca LaFazia combined a longtime passion with a career in the insurance space, and there is never a lack of excitement.

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Nov 16, 2021

Risk Strategies hires Murphy to lead Private Client Services business

The Insurer

Risk Strategies has added former PURE and AIG executive Alison Murphy as national practice leader for its Private Client Services business as it further builds out its capabilities in the high net worth (HNW) personal lines space.

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Nov 16, 2021

Risk Strategies taps ex-AIG to grow high net worth practice

Intelligent Insurer

US insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has hired a practice leader to develop its national growth strategy for private client services, focussing on the high-net-worth segment.

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Nov 12, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires Better Business Planning, Inc., Expanding National Employee Benefits Practice

Risk & Insurance

Specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies, has acquired Better Business Planning, Inc., an insurance agency specializing in employee benefits solutions.

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Nov 11, 2021

Do The Opposite

What CEOs Talk About

Neil Krauter Sr. currently works as part of the Executive Committee at Risk Strategies, the 11th largest insurance broker in operation. Earlier in his career he worked as Vice Chairman of Aon Risk Services in New York and Global Practice Leader of AMAG, the Aon Merger & Acquisition Group. After a short retirement at age 40, Neil Krauter re-entered the brokerage world with The Krauter Group in 2004. 

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Nov 11, 2021

Risk Strategies expands retail insurance brokerage capabilities with acquisition

Intelligent Insurer

US insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has acquired a retail insurance brokerage specialising in property & casualty and employee benefits solutions.

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Nov 10, 2021

Risk Strategies buys Connecticut-based agency Pawson

The Insurer

Risk Strategies has acquired Pawson Insurance, a Connecticut-based full-service retail insurance brokerage specialising in property casualty and employee benefits solutions.

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Nov 9, 2021

RSC buys retail brokerage in Connecticut

Business Insurance

RSC Insurance Brokerages Inc., which does business as Risk Strategies Co., said Tuesday it has acquired Pawson Insurance Group, a retail brokerage based in Branford, Connecticut. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Nov 9, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires Connecticut’s Pawson Insurance

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, acquired Pawson Insurance, a full-service retail insurance brokerage specializing in property/casualty and employee benefits solutions. Terms of the deal were not announced.

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Nov 9, 2021

‘Long COVID’ adds new complexity to return-to-work considerations

Advisen Front Page News

Employers see the implications of long-haul COVID for workers compensation and employment practices liability (EPL) and are being “extremely cautious,” according to Michael Vitulli, director of risk management services at Risk Strategies. It’s a “developing and vague sort of field” right now, one that that organizations are helping to address with the help of their insurance brokers.

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Nov 8, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires SC-based Hibbits Agency

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty broker, announced it is expanding into South Carolina with the purchase of Mount Pleasant-based Hibbits Insurance agency.

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Nov 5, 2021

Risk Strategies’ acquisition bolsters EB practice

Captive Review

The insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has acquired Illinois-based insurance agency Better Business Planning, Inc.

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Nov 5, 2021

Risk Strategies to acquire benefits specialist Better Business Planning

Business Insurance

RSC Insurance Brokerages Inc., which does business as Risk Strategies Co., has acquired Better Business Planning Inc. to expand its national employee benefits practice, reports Captive Insurance Times. Itasca, Illinois-based Better Business Planning offers customized employee benefits solutions, as well as complementary services such as payroll administration and human resources consulting.

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Nov 5, 2021

Risk Strategies’ acquisition expands benefits practice

Captive International

US specialty insurance brokerage and alternative risk program provider Risk Strategies has bought Itasca, Illinois-based Better Business Planning. The insurance agency specialises in employee benefits solutions, and the acquisition will expand Risk Strategies national practice, it said

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Nov 2, 2021

Risk Strategies builds EB book with Better Business Planning deal

The Insurer

US broker Risk Strategies has strengthened its employee benefits offering with the acquisition of Better Business Planning (BBP).

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Nov 2, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires Illinois-Based Better Business Planning

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Better Business Planning, Inc., an insurance agency specializing in employee benefits solutions.

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Nov 2, 2021

The COVID-19 vaccine mandate debate: Factors every employer must consider

Insurance Business America

The Biden administration introduced a new COVID-19 Action Plan on September 09, called ‘The Path Out of the Pandemic,’ which includes measures to reduce the number of unvaccinated Americans through regulatory powers and authorities. For employers, the decision on whether to mandate COVID-19 vaccination is highly complex and fraught with exposures and liabilities. 

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Nov 1, 2021

Long-Haul COVID-19 Cases and the Need for Long-Term Disability Coverage

Independent Agent

Given the mass of cases and ongoing treatment associated with COVID-19 that we seem poised to face, the need for effective disability coverage is becoming clearer than ever.

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Oct 29, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires transportation specialist Corrigan Johnston Risk Advisors

The Insurer

US intermediary Risk Strategies has strengthened its capabilities in the “last mile delivery” and moving and storage insurance sectors with the acquisition of transportation-focused all lines brokerage Corrigan Johnston Risk Advisors (CJRA).

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Oct 29, 2021

Risk Strategies swoops for New Jersey brokerage

Insurance Business America

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has announced th

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Oct 22, 2021

The good and bad in real estate insurance submissions

PropertyCasualty360.com

So, how does the quality control of submission data play such a key role? As Joe Quarantello of Risk Strategies said, “It starts and ends with a good submission.”

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Oct 22, 2021

California announces changes to ease the thorny problem of fire insurance for vintners, farmers

The San Fransisco Chronicle

The losses sustained by wineries during the last few fire seasons had become untenable for some insurance carriers, said Nicholas Svetcoff, an insurance broker for wineries at Risk Strategies in Burlingame, in an interview earlier this summer. A single burned winery in a high-profile area like Napa Valley could result in a claim of $20 million or more, he said.

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Oct 22, 2021

Pandemic’s unexpected side effect

Business insurance

In senior facilities, the concern is there will be charges of failure to treat pressure ulcers, to adequately provide care, to properly supervise and to prevent slips and falls cases “because you were so wrapped up in COVID, and managing for that, that you weren’t doing the day-in, day-out care for residents,” said Joe Levy, Philadelphia-based senior vice president, traditional health care practice for Risk Strategies Co. Inc.

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Oct 18, 2021

People Moves: Risk, Rushmore and Willis Towers

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, announced that John Meder, of Raleigh, North Carolina, will be the new head of risk consulting and claims advocacy.

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Oct 18, 2021

Comings & Goings John Meder

Business Insurance

Previously, Mr. Meder was executive vice president, head of risk advisory at USI Insurance Services Inc.

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Oct 15, 2021

Risk Strategies names John Meder as Head of Risk Consulting and Claims

Reinsurance News

Meder brings over 30 years of experience in risk management, analytics, claims and loss control.

He was most recently Executive Vice President, Head of Risk Advisory at USI Insurance Services.

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Oct 6, 2021

9 People on the Move

Risk & Insurance

Risk Strategies has hired Erica Honig to serve as compliance director of Employee Benefits. 

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Sep 29, 2021

Surfside Collapse Exposes Fla.‘s Condo Insurability Problem

Law 360

The fallout from the Surfside tragedy adds to the difficulties already faced by the insurance industry in Florida, which has for years grappled with scores of natural disasters and widespread property insurance litigation, agreed Virginia Hazlett, vice president of the national real estate practice group at Risk Strategies. 

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Sep 27, 2021

Comings & Goings

Business Insurance 

Risk Strategies Co. named Jim Schmidt commercial lines leader, West Region. Previously, Mr. Schmidt was director of business development at Associated Agencies Inc.

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Sep 24, 2021

5 People on the Move

Risk & Insurance 

Risk Strategies has appointed Jim Schmidt as commercial lines leader, West Region.

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Sep 24, 2021

Risk Strategies appoints new regional head

Captive International

US specialty insurance brokerage and alternative risk program provider Risk Strategies has appointed a new commercial lines leader for the Western region. Jim Schmidt will be responsible for building its regional strategy for commercial property and casualty business.

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Sep 21, 2021

Counting the hidden costs of North Bay, California wildfires on businesses, residents

The North Bay Business Journal 

Wildfires are burning a hole in California’s wallet — and not just state government’s.

With no place in California immune to the increasing, raging infernos that barrel over communities, fires touch industry and peoples’ pocketbooks in dozens of ways, from insurance and tourism losses to home hardening and fire prevention costs.

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Sep 21, 2021

Business Moves

Insurance Journal

Based in Fayetteville, Georgia, Benevestco is a specialist in creating and servicing tailored benefits plans for businesses, with a focus on mid to large-market employers. Benevestco will join the Risk Strategies’ National Employee Benefits Practice.

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Sep 1, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires Georgia-based Employee Benefits Specialty Broker Benevestco

Insurance Journal

National specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies announced it has acquired the assets of employee benefits specialty broker Benevestco, Inc., a Resource Seven company. Terms of the deal were not announced.

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Aug 27, 2021

News in Brief: AJ Madison to open local showroom; MyCare Medical Group to expand

South Florida Business Journal

For the past 20 years, Danna-Gracey, the largest independent medical malpractice insurance agency in Florida, has dedicated itself to providing insurance coverage placement for doctors and other health care providers. As a result of its recent merger with Risk Strategies, a leading national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, the company now gains a nationwide platform through which its experts can provide medical professional liability coverage for physician and surgeons, nurses and other health care professionals as well as hospitals, ASCs, facilities, and long term care, in addition to personal and commercial lines as well…

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Aug 26, 2021

EP. 21: Pushing Boundaries: Are NFTs the Next Frontier for the Fine Art Market?

Insurance Journal - Insuring Cyber Podcast

“I think it's the nature of the art world to constantly be looking to the next thing,” says Mary Pontillo, senior vice president of the Dewitt Stern Fine Arts Practice at Risk Strategies, in this episode of the Insuring Cyber Podcast. “I think that's the nature of artists - just constantly pushing boundaries.”

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Aug 20, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires med mal insurer Danna-Gracey

Intelligent Insurer

Speciality insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies, has acquired medical malpractice insurance company Danna-Gracey.

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Aug 20, 2021

Risk Strategies expands medical malpractice offering with acquisition

Captive Insurance Times

Speciality insurance brokerage and risk management company Risk Strategies has acquired Danna-Gracey, a medical malpractice insurance specialist.

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Aug 20, 2021

Risk Strategies swoops for Florida firm

Insurance Business America

Risk Strategies, a national speciality insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has announced the acquisition of Danna-Gracey, a Florida-based specialist in medical malpractice insurance. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Aug 19, 2021

Risk Strategies Ranks on the Inc. 5000 List, With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 167% Percent

Yahoo Finance

Inc. Magazine today revealed that Risk Strategies, a leading national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, is No. 2374 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.

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Aug 18, 2021

Venus rising: These female brokers are reshaping the industry in their own image

BenefitsPro.com

“From a mentorship perspective, it’s important to teach assertiveness, persistence, resilience–and, truthfully, working harder than your male counterpart,” Tikia said. “Women really have to face a lot of isolation in this industry. But we’re also creative, out-of-the-box thinkers.”

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Aug 16, 2021

Business Moves

Insurance Journal

National specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies, acquired property/casualty actuarial consulting firm Centric Actuarial Solutions LLC, based in Overland Park, Kansas.

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Aug 16, 2021

Risk Strategies buys med mal specialist

Business Insurance

RSC Insurance Brokerages Inc., which does business as Risk Strategies Co., said Monday it has acquired Delray Beach, Florida-based Danna-Gracey Inc., a medical malpractice liability agency.

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Aug 16, 2021

Risk Strategies Acquires Florida Medical Malpractice Liability Firm Danna-Gracey

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Danna-Gracey, a specialist in medical malpractice insurance headquartered in Delray Beach, Florida. Terms of the deal were not released.

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Aug 9, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires Centric Actuarial Solutions

Reinsurance News

Centric consults clients in a wide variety of industries to help understand and assess their cost of risk, with a focus on organisations employing alternative risk programs and approaches.

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Aug 4, 2021

Risk Strategies Buys Centric Actuarial Solutions in Kansas

Insurance Journal

National specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Risk Strategies, acquired property/casualty actuarial consulting firm Centric Actuarial Solutions LLC, based in Overland Park, Kansas.

Terms of the deal were not announced.

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Aug 4, 2021

COO to CFO: transitioning roles during a pandemic

Insurance Business America

Sharon Edwards transitioned from COO to CFO of Risk Strategies this January, helping the brokerage adapt to the rapid growth experienced over the last year.

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Aug 4, 2021

Managing catastrophe risks amid wave of non-renewals

Insurance Business Magazine

According to Steve Pincus, national personal lines practice leader at Risk Strategies, the increased frequency and magnitude of natural disasters like wildfires, wind, flooding, hail storms and tornados have greatly affected the entire insurance market, including personal lines. This leads to virtually all insurance placements becoming more difficult to negotiate.

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Jul 23, 2021

CLDA launches the Industry Leaders Advisory Group to support strategic direction

ajot.com

Bryan Ice, CIC is Director of Sales – Transportation at Risk Strategies. He has been involved in the insurance industry since 2003, assuming his position at Risk Strategies in 2017.

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Jul 15, 2021

As California wineries lose insurance, some fear this fire season will be their last

The San Francisco Chronicle

For decades, it’s been standard for many California wineries to insure their properties against wildfire damage, said Nicholas Svetcoff, a broker at Risk Strategies in Burlingame who works primarily with wineries.

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Jul 13, 2021

Without Insurance, Many California Wineries May Face a Disastrous Wildfire Season

Robb Report

Insurers began feeling the strain of wildfires more acutely in 2017, when a series of blazes afflicted numerous properties, with one insurance area broker, Risk Strategies, telling the Chronicle that it had 180 wineries making claims that necessitated $22 million in insurance payouts.

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Jul 13, 2021

How can we insure NFTs?

Insurance Business America

“NFTs really came on to our radar with the huge Christie’s sale,” said Mary Pontillo, SVP and national fine arts practice leader for Risk Strategies. “The first immediate issue for us was that the fine art policies that we sell provide coverage for physical loss or damage. But how do you cover physical loss or damage for NFTs?”

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Jul 13, 2021

Bay Area Wineries Hit By Wildfires Getting Hammered By Skyrocketing Insurance Prices

KPIX.com

Some Bay Area wineries hit hard by recent fires, and now getting hit with another problem. Allen Martin they are forced to pay for more expensive insurance coverage, or have no coverage at all.

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Jul 6, 2021

Largest Insurance Brokers in Massachusetts

Boston Business Journal

5. Risk Strategies Co., 160 Federal St. Boston, MA 02110
 

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Jul 6, 2021

Individual life insurance offers added protection — at no cost to the employer

Smart Business - Cleveland

And 99.9 percent of group life benefits are never paid out to beneficiaries, because people rarely die while employed, says Greg Zito, producer, at Zito Insurance Agency a division of Risk Strategies.

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Jun 30, 2021

People Moves: Integris Group’s Votta, Risk Strategies’ Pincus, VFBMIC’s Brown Promoted

Insurance Journal

He joined Risk Strategies through the 2014 acquisition of DeWitt Stern Group, and in 2018, he was named the New York metro region leader for Risk Strategies.

 

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Jun 28, 2021

Career Moves People on the move in the P&C insurance industry

PropertyCasualty360.com

Risk Strategies named Raj Gulati a senior vice president. He served at EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants as a principal.

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Jun 24, 2021

Discovering emerging trends in student healthcare

itij,com

Risk Strategies is sponsoring its first Annual Nationwide Student Health Benchmarking Survey to discover the emerging trends in student healthcare

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Jun 24, 2021

Risk Strategies strengthens its national healthcare team

Captive International

Raj Gulati joins Risk Strategies from EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, where he spent three years serving as principal.

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Jun 23, 2021

Making sure good deeds go unpunished

New York Real Estate Journal

Kriton Pantelides, vice president-professional services of Risk Strategies, advises, “Any claim or even the knowledge that the firm is providing riskier professional services in some material volume will likely trigger a re-underwriting process upon renewal and ultimately increase the firm’s insurance rates."

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Jun 21, 2021

Risk Strategies appoints Pincus as national personal lines practice leader

Inside P&C

National specialty insurance broker Risk Strategies has appointed Steve Pincus as national personal lines practice leader.

Jun 21, 2021

People On the Move

New York Business Journal

National insurance brokerage Risk Strategies has appointed Steve Pincus National Personal Lines Practice Leader. A 30+ year industry veteran, he previously served as interim leader.

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Jun 21, 2021

Risk Strategies names Pincus permanent national personal lines leader

The Insurer

Risk Strategies has promoted Steve Pincus to national personal lines practice leader while the US broker has also shuffled the management of its New York regional leadership team.

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Jun 21, 2021

People on the move in the P&C insurance industry: June 18, 2021

PropertyCasualty360.com

Risk Strategies appointed Steve Pincus as national personal lines practice leader.

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Jun 3, 2021

The BI Interview with Bob Dubraski, Risk Strategies

Business Insurance

Bob Dubraski, chief growth officer and health care practice leader at Risk Strategies, discusses the challenges that risk managers in the health care sector are facing and what they can do to navigate the hard market.   

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May 13, 2021

Prices Rise Sharply as Clouds Darken Construction Insurance Market for Buyers

Engineering News Record

Professional liability coverage for designers is an evolving challenge. Darren Black, architects and engineers practice lead at Risk Strategies, an insurance broker, says complications are multiplying.

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May 7, 2021

Risk Strategies and CyberCube deliver Broking Manager, a cyber risks analytics platform

Help Net Security

Broking Manager will allow the Risk Strategies’ team to quantify and explain to their clients the sources and financial impact of cyber risk exposure.

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May 7, 2021

Risk Strategies partners with CyberCube

Insurance Business America

Specialist insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies has partnered with cybersecurity firm CyberCube to adopt Broking Manager, CyberCube’s risk analytics platform for insurance intermediaries.

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May 7, 2021

Risk Strategies teams up with CyberCube

Captive Insurance Times

The US specialist insurance brokerage and risk management firm will also be using application programming interface (API) components from CyberCube’s solutions for analytics.

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May 4, 2021

Protect your company with written telecommuting guidelines

Smart Business

Smart Business spoke with Chris Zito, Managing Director of Zito Insurance Agency a Division of Risk Strategies, about the variables an employer needs to consider, including the business risk, before deciding whether or not to implement a telecommuting program.

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Apr 1, 2021

Risk Strategies expands student health practice

Insurance Business America

Risk Strategies, a specialist insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has announced that it has acquired Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS). The acquisition expands Risk Strategies’ capabilities in its national student health practice.

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Apr 1, 2021

Massachusetts’ Risk Strategies Acquires Specialty Insurance Solutions

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a Boston, Massachusetts-based national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS), expanding capabilities in its national student health practice.

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Apr 1, 2021

Risk Strategies acquires Specialty Insurance Solutions

Captive Insurance Times

Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS), expanding capabilities in its national student health practice.

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Mar 31, 2021

Risk Strategies takes over Specialty Insurance Solutions

Life Insurance International

Risk Strategies has strengthened capabilities in its national student health practice by purchasing Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS).

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Mar 31, 2021

Risk Strategies builds up its student health practice with SIS acquisition

Captive International

Risk Strategies, the specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS).

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Jan 13, 2021

Special Report: The Charity Issue – Photos of Giving

Insurance Journal

In 2020, the Risk Strategies family dedicated their time to those in need with heartfelt volunteer work and nearly $150,000 in donations for our Thanksgiving Drive alone. We're so pleased to have their efforts spotlighted in the @Insurance Journal Charity Issue with our team at Gowrie Group, a division of Risk Strategies!

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Jan 12, 2021

What Insurance/Risk Trends Will Impact the Industry in 2021?

Customized Logistics and Delivery Association

With respects to auto physical damage coverage, it should be noted that the rising cost of new vehicles and the continual upgrades in onboard technology and safety equipmentare also impactign the rates insurers are charging.

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Jan 7, 2021

Captive Insurance Times - A New Landscape

Captive Insurance Times

"John Mina, CEO of Risk Strategies, says this moment in time calls for captive practitioners everywhere to up their game and improve the image of the industry..."

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Dec 18, 2020

Risk Strategies Acquires New York’s FBA National

Insurance Journal

Risk Strategies, a privately held, national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired FBA National, a specialist in developing employee benefits solutions that align with an organization’s goals and workforce needs.

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Dec 17, 2020

Gazing into the crystal ball: A look at 2021 software security predictions

Synopsys

Rob Rosenzweig, national cyber practice leader, Risk Strategies

Ransomware attacks show no sign of stopping, and the pandemic has only ramped this space up. Next year we can expect to see more of these incidents hitting the healthcare and R&D industries as hackers look for intellectual property and trade secrets related to COVID-19.

 

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Dec 17, 2020

Risk Strategies acquires New York employee benefits specialist

S&P Global - Market Intelligence

Risk Strategies has acquired Garden City, N.Y.-based employee benefits specialist FBA National.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Dec 1, 2020

Risks to Watch in 2021

Risk Management

The COVID-19 pandemic has taught all of us lessons in risk and resilience. The pandemic shocked people around the world with a magnitude unparalleled in recent history. While the circumstances may be unique, the reality is there will be more unexpected disasters in the near future. To quote Mark Twain, “History doesn’t repeat itself, but it often rhymes.”

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Nov 16, 2020

Gowrie Group launches fundraising challenge

The Middletown Press

Every year Nov. 1-Dec. 31, Gowrie Group, a Division of Risk Strategies, challenges their local community of businesses and friends to team together to raise money to benefit The Shoreline Soup Kitchens and Pantries. T

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Nov 16, 2020

Business Moves - Risk Strategies, LaRocca & Associates

Insurance Journal,

Risk Strategies, a privately held national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired LaRocca & Associates Inc., a specialty brokerage with expertise in health and welfare benefits across several industries.

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