PEMCO in Washington Names Simonson Learning and Development Manager

PEMCO Insurance in Washington has added Curt Simonson to the carrier’s people and brand team as the department’s learning and development manager. Simonson’s responsibilities include managing employee training programs and leadership development strategies, with a focus on creating opportunities for … Source: Insurance News

Chubb Decided to Quit NRA Insurance Program 3 Months Ago

Giant insurer Chubb has joined a list of companies that are halting business deals with the National Rifle Association (NRA). However, the insurer confirmed to Insurance Journal that the decision was made several months ago, before the latest mass shooting … Source: Insurance News

Pennsylvania Couple Loses Home in Mudslide

A Pennsylvania couple has lost their home in a mudslide, and they say their insurance company likely won’t cover the damage. Lynn Eash says she was inside her Johnstown, Penn., home when she heard a loud cracking noise. She ran … Source: Insurance News

Demarco Joins Maritime Program Group’s Private Client Division

Connecticut-based marine insurance program manager Maritime Program Group has hired Michael Demarco as senior underwriter in its Private Client Services division. MPG’s Private Client Services division specializes in high-net worth and hard-to-place personal lines placements due to location or loss … Source: Insurance News

AXA to Sell Non-Life Operations in Azerbaijan

AXA announced it had entered into an agreement with Mr. Elkhan Garibli to sell all AXA’s insurance operations in Azerbaijan. Under the terms of the agreement, Garibli would acquire 100% of the non-life entity (AXA MBask Insurance Company OJSC). The … Source: Insurance News