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Jan 26, 2016, 10:56 ET
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Lockton Kansas City Appoints New Client Executive

Lockton, the world's largest privately held insurance broker, announced Rich Canale has joined its Kansas City office as a Producer. Canale...

Jan 22, 2016, 10:00 ET
Lockton anuncia la apertura de su nueva oficina en Aguascalientes

Lockton anuncia la apertura de su nueva oficina en Aguascalientes

 Lockton México, el corredor y consultor privado de seguros más grande del mundo anunció ayer la apertura de su nueva oficina en...

Jan 20, 2016, 14:21 ET
Ben Beeson to lead Cyber Risk Practice at Lockton.

Ben Beeson to Lead Cyber Risk Practice at Lockton

 Lockton Companies has appointed Ben Beeson its Cyber Risk Practice Leader. Beeson will work with the insurance broker's leading team of cyber...

Jan 13, 2016, 12:39 ET
Tech veteran Hugh Khan joins Lockton as Senior Vice President

Lockton Hires Hugh Khan, Strengthening its Technology Expertise

 Lockton Companies announces Hugh Khan has been named Senior Vice President leading software development. A key addition to Lockton's growing...

Dec 18, 2015, 10:54 ET
Lockton's recommended initial limits for coverage to ensure your risk is not left 'home alone' during the holidays.

Lockton's Elves Help Ensure Your Risk Isn't Left Home Alone During the Holidays

This holiday season, Lockton's elves have been busy building the right type of coverage stemming from lessons learned in the timeliness holiday...

Dec 17, 2015, 15:34 ET
Leigh Harris has joined Dallas-based Lockton Dunning Benefits Health and Welfare Practice  as Vice President.

Lockton Dunning Benefits Announces Leigh Harris As Vice President

Lockton Dunning Benefits announced the appointment of Leigh Harris to the role of Vice President of the Dallas-based health and welfare practice....

Dec 16, 2015, 14:58 ET

Lockton Brasil Expande Operação com Aquisição da Corretora Especializada VIS

A Lockton Brasil tem a satisfação de anunciar a aquisição da VIS Corretora de Seguros e Benefícios Ltda. (VIS),...

Dec 16, 2015, 14:38 ET
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Lockton Brazil Expands with Acquisition of Specialist Broker VIS

 Lockton Brazil is pleased to announce the acquisition of VIS Corretora de Seguros e Beneficios Ltda (VIS), a specialist insurance and...

Dec 14, 2015, 12:53 ET
Mike Roark joins Lockton Companies as SVP, Construction Practice Leader in its Denver office

Lockton Companies Adds Key Player To Denver Office

Lockton's Mountain West practice in Denver announced that Mike Roark has joined the firm as its Senior Vice President, Construction...

Nov 17, 2015, 11:26 ET
Betty Stanley brings more than 25 years of experienced leadership to Lockton's Mountain West Signature Client Group which provides risk management and insurance solutions for high net worth individuals.

Lockton Strengthens Insurance Offering for Individuals with Addition of Signature Client Group

 Lockton Companies announced today Betty Stanley has joined its Mountain West operation as Assistant Vice President and Account Executive....

Nov 11, 2015, 14:25 ET
Restaurants are associated with many of the foodborne illnesses in the US. Are you taking the proper precautions to prevent damage to your brand and bottom line?

Foodborne Illness Continues to Plague Food Chains

Chipotle Mexican Grill is reopening 43 restaurants in Washington and Oregon today. The locations were...

Nov 09, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Lockton Named 'Best Place to Work' for Seventh Consecutive Year

For the seventh straight year, Lockton Companies has earned the "Best Places to Work in Insurance" distinction from Best Companies Group and...

Nov 05, 2015, 15:31 ET
The office was officially opened at a launch party attended by senior business leaders from Jordan and beyond, as well as Wael Khatib, Senior Partner & Chairman, Lockton (MENA), Paul Jack, Partner Lockton Companies LLP (London), and other senior members of MENA team, including Alan Corney, David Way, Lama Sweis, and Faris Khatib.Here is a photo from the event.  Left to right: Alan Corney, Paul Jack, Ahmad Abdo, Wael Khatib, Lama Sweis, Heba Al-Natour. Rear row, left to right: Mohammad Majdi Omar, David Way, Faris Khatib.

Lockton opens new Jordan office to support continued growth

 Lockton, the largest privately-held, independent insurance broker in the world, today announces the opening of its new Jordan office, based in...

Nov 03, 2015, 17:48 ET

Lockton's John Tomlinson Named One Of "Hollywood's New Leaders" By Variety Magazine

 John Tomlinson, vice president of U.S.-based Lockton Companies, has been named by Variety as one of "Hollywood's New Leaders" in business...

Oct 22, 2015, 16:30 ET
Lockton Companies' Ben Beeson of the insurance broker's Global Technology and Privacy Practice, has authored a chapter in a new book, Navigating the Digital Age: The Definitive Cybersecurity Guide for Directors and Officers. Published by Palo Alto Networks and the New York Stock Exchange, the book includes practical insight, advice and best practices for corporate executives and board officers on wide range of topics related to cybersecurity.

Lockton's Beeson Shares Cyber Risk Perspectives in New Book

 Lockton Companies' Ben Beeson of the insurance broker's Global Technology and Privacy Practice, has authored a chapter in a new book,...

Oct 20, 2015, 13:55 ET
Lockton Companies announces Matt de Nazarie has joined its Chicago location as Vice President and Producer. de Nazarie is a key addition to Lockton's growing Chicago team and will play a vital role in developing new business. Lockton is the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker.

Lockton's Addition of Matt de Nazarie Signals Continued Growth of Chicago Office

 Lockton Companies announces Matt de Nazarie has joined its Chicago location as Vice President and Producer. de Nazarie is a key addition to...

Oct 19, 2015, 15:01 ET
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Lockton Companies Unveils N.A.T.I.V.E. Program to Benefit Native American Tribes

 U.S.-based Lockton Companies, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, has introduced a new program to assist Native...

Oct 15, 2015, 15:05 ET
Lockton has named Justin VanOpdorp as the insurance broker's first Chief Analytics Officer. VanOpdorp has led the creation and development of Lockton's property and casualty insurance analytics team since arriving in 2006. As Chief Analytics Officer, he will have global responsibility for business intelligence and analytics that help Lockton clients improve their businesses.

Lockton Names VanOpdorp Chief Analytics Officer Mark Moitoso to join insurance broker to lead P&C analytics

Lockton has named Justin VanOpdorp as the insurance broker's first Chief Analytics Officer. VanOpdorp has led the creation and development of...

Oct 07, 2015, 04:27 ET

Lockton Appoints New MENA Regional CEO to Oversee Retail Business

Lockton, the largest privately held insurance broker in the world, today announces the appointment of Alan Corney as regional retail CEO, with...

Sep 29, 2015, 13:47 ET

Lockton amplia cargos de liderança de Spencer, Nimmo e Hammond

A Lockton, a maior corretora de seguros independente do mundo de capital fechado, anunciou a ampliação dos cargos de liderança de...