MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin M. Hunter has joined Lockton Companies as a Risk Management Advisor and Producer based in the insurance broker's Memphis office. He is responsible for client advocacy and new business development in the commercial insurance and employee benefit sectors. Lockton is the world's largest privately held insurance broker serving notable clients in both domestic and international markets.
"With his background in business leadership and risk management, Kevin offers our clients tremendous energy and insight," said Bob Reiff, Chief Operating Officer of Lockton's St. Louis-Memphis operation. "He will help expand our capabilities and grow our dynamic platforms throughout the region."
Kevin's background includes an extensive history in sales, marketing, and leadership in a wide variety of industries. He has more than 20 years of experience in diverse business roles and has worked extensively in insurance and risk management.
Most recently, Hunter co-founded Abston-McKay Ventures with Orr Family Properties to develop the Sportsman Casino and Lodge at Casino Strip in the Northern Mississippi River Gaming Counties marketplace. AMV later merged through private investors to become Riverton Tunica LLC where Kevin served as CEO.
He was previously a Vice President at HUB International, a national insurance broker and named to the Mississippi Business Journal "Top 40 Under 40." He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS.
Hunter can be reached at Lockton in Memphis at 901-757-6920 or [email protected]. His office is located at 1715 Aaron Brenner Drive, Suite 512, Memphis, TN, 38120.
More than 4,450 professionals at Lockton provide more than 15,000 clients around the world with insurance, benefits, and risk management services that improve our clients' businesses. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, Lockton has attracted entrepreneurial professionals who have driven its growth to become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world and 9th largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates awarded Lockton its 2011 Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For three consecutive years, Business Insurance has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." To see the latest insights from Lockton's experts, check Lockton Market Update.