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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...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:02 ET
Joe Berg joins insurance broker Lockton in Denver

Colorado's Leading Insurance Brokerage Firm Adds Key Player To Its Roster

Lockton's Denver operation announced that Joe Berg has joined the firm as a property and casualty insurance Producer, adding to the already...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:01 ET
Todd Hlasney appointed Director of Lockton Health Risk Solutions for Lockton's Kansas City benefits operation

Hlasney Appointed Director of Lockton Health Risk Solutions® in Kansas City

 Todd Hlasney has been promoted to Director of Lockton Health Risk Solutions® for Lockton's Kansas City benefits operation. Hlasney...

Nov 11, 2014, 12:30 ET
Lockton Dallas Associates Phuong Ybarra, Victor Wong, Ann Butler and Derek Noble out for a lunchtime ride on company sponsored bikes.

Lockton Becomes the First Dallas Corporation to Launch Employee Bike Share Program

 Lockton Companies, based in the Dallas Arts District, has launched a new corporate bike share program for Associates. The program, sponsored...

Nov 10, 2014, 14:59 ET
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Health Risk Management Expert Joins Lockton's DC Benefits Operation

Karen Amato, R.N. just joined Lockton's Washington, DC employee benefits operation as the Director of Health Risk Solutions®. As part of the...

Nov 04, 2014, 14:46 ET
Liam Garrity joins Lockton's benefits operations in Atlanta

Lockton Grows Southeast Benefits Operations

 Lockton Companies just announced the addition of seasoned benefits employee broker Liam Garrity to its Atlanta benefits operation. Lockton is...

Oct 28, 2014, 12:22 ET
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Lockton's Private Exchange Strategy Named a "Superstar"

The Institute for Healthcare Consumerism (IHC) just named EP Cares and Lockton's Exchange Solutions Practice as two of its 2014 Healthcare...

Oct 27, 2014, 13:25 ET
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Justin Truckenbrod Joins Lockton Companies

 Lockton Companies announced on Monday that Justin Truckenbrod has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the...

Oct 27, 2014, 12:47 ET
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Innovative Business Interruption Insurance Provides Income Protection Without Physical Loss

Businesses can now protect their income stream from business interruptions without having to suffer physical damage, through a unique insurance...

Oct 16, 2014, 15:24 ET
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Nine Best Practices for Managing Employee Safety and Workers' Compensation

 Often times, workers' compensation claims are handled by human resource departments while employee safety is overseen by the risk management...

Oct 13, 2014, 09:01 ET
Reiff named President, will lead Lockton Benefit Group (PRNewsFoto/Lockton)

Bob Reiff Named President of Lockton Benefit Group

Lockton has named Bob Reiff to lead Lockton Benefit Group, the broker's global employee benefits consulting business. Reiff will succeed Mike...