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Jul 18, 2017, 13:00 ET Ron Lockton Named President and CEO at Lockton, Inc.

Lockton, Inc. Chairman David Lockton today announced that Ron Lockton will expand his role to become President and CEO of Lockton, Inc. Ron Lockton...


Jul 17, 2017, 13:42 ET Lockton Continues to Build Nashville Office with New Producer

Lockton is pleased to welcome Chris Hartnett as a new Producer in Lockton's Nashville office. Hartnett comes to Lockton, the world's largest...


Jul 17, 2017, 13:36 ET Lockton Associate Returns as Producer to Build Client Relationships

Lockton is pleased to welcome back James Spears as a new Producer in Lockton's St. Louis Series. Spears returns to Lockton, the world's largest...


Jul 13, 2017, 16:27 ET Lockton Chicago Wins United Way Volunteerism Pillar Award

United Way of Metropolitan Chicago recognized Lockton Associates with the Volunteerism Pillar Award after they donated more than 1,100 volunteer...


Jul 11, 2017, 15:45 ET Christina Zapantoulis Joins Lockton Marine Team

Lockton has added Christina Zapantoulis as the leader of its Marine Team in its Northeast US operations, based in New York City. Lockton is a...


Jul 05, 2017, 13:45 ET Five Key Trends in Benefits Impacting Business Success

For employers, benefit offerings have a significant impact on the cost of doing business. Relying on traditional approaches to managing medical...


Jun 22, 2017, 10:38 ET Empathetic Employers Reduce Workers' Compensation Claims

Kindness really does pay. In fact, when it comes to injured employees, kindness can greatly reduce the cost of workers' compensation claims....


Jun 20, 2017, 12:30 ET Lockton Names Connolly as Leader of Northeast Operations

Robert Connolly has been named Chairman of Lockton Northeast, succeeding Michael Calabrese who will serve as Vice Chairman of Lockton's Northeast...


Jun 15, 2017, 13:31 ET Lockton and FleishmanHillard Team Up on Cyber-Incident Response

A data breach, ransomware incident, employee security lapse or a hacker threat can cause devastating financial losses and damage corporate...


Jun 14, 2017, 11:10 ET Lockton's Chicago Office Again Earns Best Places to Work Designation

Lockton's Chicago operation has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Illinois in the large employer category for the 10th consecutive...


Jun 12, 2017, 12:40 ET Lockton Names Property and Casualty Expert in Milwaukee

Kevin Loppnow has joined Lockton's Milwaukee office as a Property and Casualty Unit Manager. Loppnow is an industry veteran, with more than 25...


Jun 08, 2017, 11:11 ET Jeff Henningsen Named President of Lockton's Houston Commercial Insurance Operation

Lockton has named Jeff Henningsen as President of its Houston Property & Casualty Insurance Operation. Henningsen will take on an expanded...


Jun 06, 2017, 10:00 ET Brett Moulton Joins Lockton in Los Angeles

Brett Moulton, one of Southern California's leading employee benefits consultants has joined Lockton. Moulton has been named Senior Vice...


May 31, 2017, 12:43 ET Lockton Welcomes New Employee Benefits Expert Gary Hartnett

Gary Hartnett has joined Lockton's Charlotte office as the Southeast Series Employee Benefits Practice Leader. After more than 20 years with...


May 30, 2017, 12:30 ET Lockton Again Wins Workplace Award from SHRM

Lockton has been recognized for innovative and effective workplace strategy with the When Work Works Award. Lockton is the world's largest...


May 24, 2017, 13:21 ET Weed in the Workplace: What Employers Should Know

Pot is now legal in some form in 28 states and Washington, DC. Legalization of marijuana is leaving many employers scratching their heads about...


May 10, 2017, 10:25 ET Lockton Welcomes Angelo Galioto as a Senior Vice President

Angelo Galioto has joined Lockton Companies as a Senior Vice President in its Minneapolis office. Lockton is the world's largest privately held,...


May 09, 2017, 12:35 ET Lockton Named to Forbes' List of Best Employers for Second Straight Year

For the second straight year, Lockton Companies has been named to Forbes' list of America's Best Employers in the mid-size company category. The...


Apr 20, 2017, 14:14 ET Abundant Commercial Insurance Market Benefits Buyers

A new update from insurance broker Lockton shows abundant capital still remains in the commercial insurance market. Despite low interest rates,...


Apr 18, 2017, 15:44 ET Do you drive your car or does your car drive you?

Autonomous vehicles will slowly become a mainstream form of transportation. While consumers will reap the benefits like less emission and fewer...


Apr 05, 2017, 13:03 ET Grocery Stores Take on More Risk with Dine-In Services

Grocery store takeout and in-store dining is the fastest growing segment in the foodservice industry. Lockton, the world's largest privately held...


Mar 31, 2017, 18:00 ET Lockton to Open Greenville, S.C. Office

Lockton has announced plans to open a new Greenville, SC, office, initially focused on advising clients on employee benefit programs. Veteran...


Mar 22, 2017, 13:37 ET The Consequences of Taxing Healthcare Benefits

As efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) move through Congress, a new survey of Lockton employer clients shows overwhelming...


Feb 09, 2017, 13:50 ET Ruback Offers Fortune 1000 Clients Strategy & Solutions

Lockton has named Amanda Ruback to a newly created position of Senior Vice President and Major Client Strategist in the firm's Chicago operation....


Jan 27, 2017, 12:05 ET Lockton Expanding to Seattle

Lockton will add veteran Seattle insurance and risk advisor Laura Walton as a Senior Vice President on Feb. 13 as part of its expansion in the...