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Feb 26, 2015, 10:54 ET
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Lockton Hires Employee Benefits Expert in Nashville

 Lockton, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, announced Matthew Gregory has joined its Nashville office where...

Feb 19, 2015, 15:36 ET
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5 Types of Publicly Available Data that are Putting Hospitals and Physicians on High Alert

 Publicly available information can be a good thing. But when discrepancies in the information are used to fuel an increase in lawsuits and...

Feb 11, 2015, 15:57 ET
Ken Wexler appointed Practice Leader of Lockton's employee benefits practice in Chicago

Wexler Promoted to Practice Leader for Lockton's Chicago Employee Benefits Operation

 Lockton has appointed Ken Wexler to Practice Leader of Chicago's employee benefits practice. He is a veteran in the industry, with more than...

Feb 10, 2015, 10:15 ET
Former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge, the first US Secretary of Homeland Security, will offer insights on security, risk reduction, and crisis management in Nashville, Tenn. on Feb. 26 at 11 a.m. Mr. Ridge is the keynote speaker at the 2015 Risk Symposium hosted by the Cumberland Chapter of the Risk & Insurance Management Society.

Nashville Risk Management Leaders Host Former Gov. Tom Ridge on Security and Crisis Management

 Former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge, the first US Secretary of Homeland Security, will offer insights on security, risk reduction, and crisis...

Feb 06, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Lockton Welcomes Employee Benefits Leader Patrick Georgia

 Lockton's Milwaukee operation just announced their newest addition, Patrick Georgia, who joined the company as Senior Vice President and...

Feb 05, 2015, 14:56 ET
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Lockton Affinity Teams with Beazley Syndicates at Lloyd's of London for US Investment Advisor Liability Program

Lockton Affinity, the affinity program management division of Lockton Companies, has selected Beazley Syndicates at Lloyd's of London as the...

Jan 26, 2015, 12:46 ET
Lockton promotes Roland "Chip" Manozzi to Executive VP with expanded leadership role.

Lockton Promotes Manozzi to Executive VP with Expanded Leadership Role

 Lockton, the world's largest privately held insurance broker, has promoted Chip Manozzi to executive vice president and leader of its Boston...

Jan 14, 2015, 12:02 ET
Lockton's Sam Henson, J.D. was recently elected to the Governing Council of the International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists. Henson is Vice President and Director of Compliance for Lockton Retirement Services.

Lockton's Samuel Henson Appointed to Governing Council of International Society of CEBS

Samuel Henson, J.D. has recently been elected to the Governing Council of the International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists...

Jan 13, 2015, 10:54 ET
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NTRA, Lockton Insurance Brokers, and Burns & Wilcox Brokerage Launch Jockey Accident Program Aimed at Racing Industry

 The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Lockton Insurance Brokers, and Burns & Wilcox Brokerage have crossed the finish line...

Jan 05, 2015, 16:30 ET
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Lockton Names Michael Andler to Lead Property Practice

Lockton has named industry veteran Michael Andler as executive vice president and head of its US property insurance practice. Andler will bolster...

Dec 23, 2014, 14:44 ET
Kim Foerster joins Lockton's Pharmacy Consulting team in Dallas

Kim Foerster Joins Lockton Companies

 Lockton Dunning Benefits, the Dallas-based operation of Lockton Companies, announced the addition of Vice President Kim Foerster on...

Dec 17, 2014, 13:29 ET
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Risk Elves from Lockton Analyze a Full-Blown, Four-Alarm Holiday Emergency

This year, the elves at Lockton have been busy in their workshop analyzing yuletide risks from the classic holiday movie, "National Lampoon's...

Dec 12, 2014, 14:34 ET
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Lockton Companies Releases Video to Help Businesses as Mexico Opens Markets to Private Companies

For the first time in decades, Mexico is opening its energy, power, and telecommunications markets to private companies. To help businesses...

Dec 12, 2014, 12:33 ET
The world's population will rise to 9.1 billion by 2050 with food demand surging 70 percent beyond today's levels, according to the UN Food and Agricultural Organization.

Seven Strategies to Spur Agribusiness Growth during Challenging Times

The world's population will rise to 9.1 billion by 2050 with food demand surging 70 percent beyond today's levels, according to the UN Food and...

Dec 10, 2014, 17:31 ET
Employee benefits expert David Dennis just joined Lockton's Chicago operation.

Seasoned Employee Benefits Expert Joins Lockton

Lockton just announced the addition of David Dennis as Unit Manager and Senior Vice President in its Chicago employee benefits operation. He joins...

Dec 10, 2014, 13:04 ET
5 Maddening Phrases That Can Cost You in Construction Contracts

5 Maddening Phrases That Can Cost You in Construction Contracts

 You may face an uphill legal battle if you enter a construction contract without paying careful attention to every detail. Insurance carriers...

Dec 09, 2014, 18:11 ET
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NTRA Racetrack Risk Program Drives Increased Safety and Reduced Costs

 The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) and Lockton Insurance Brokers opened the gates on the NTRA's new risk management and...

Dec 08, 2014, 14:35 ET
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Global Benefits Forum Promises Education, Collaboration & Networking

 Lockton will host a Global Benefits Forum May 4 - 6, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. This annual event brings together employee benefits...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:01 ET
Lockton Companies - St. Louis promotes Diane Fischer to Vice President and Unit Manager in the Risk Management practice.

Growth of Lockton's St. Louis Office Results in Associate Promotion

Lockton's St. Louis office is pleased to announce the promotion of Diane Fischer to Vice President, Unit Manager of Risk Management. Lockton is the...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:17 ET
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Colorado Employers Health Insurance Rates Moderate But Still High

The Lockton Mountain West Benefit Group in Denver announced the results of its 14TH annual Colorado employer survey regarding health benefit...