Insurance Wholesaler Socius Insurance Services, Inc. Appoints Ellen Montalbano as Associate Broker

Jun 30, 2010, 16:50 ET from Socius Insurance Services, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Socius Insurance Services, Inc., a San Francisco-based management liability and property & casualty insurance wholesaler, today announced the appointment of Ellen Montalbano as Associate Broker in the firm's San Francisco office.

Montalbano has 18 years of experience in insurance, focused on Errors and Omissions (E&O), Directors & Officers Liability (D&O), and Employment Practices Liability (EPL) insurance.  Prior to joining Socius, she worked for Swett & Crawford for 12 years.  Earlier in her career, Montalbano supported Socius leaders Patrick Hanley and Paul Lefcourt at the fledgling ECM Insurance office.

"We are so pleased to have Ellen back as an invaluable member of the Socius team," said Patrick Hanley, President of Socius.  "Her deep industry knowledge along with her exceptional commitment to customer service will serve our clients well."

About Socius Insurance Services, Inc. Socius Insurance Services, Inc., is a property & casualty and management liability wholesaler based in San Francisco, Calif., with regional offices in Los Angeles, Sacramento, Rolling Meadows, Ill., and Tampa and Miami, Florida. Socius specializes in D&O, E&O, EPL, property & casualty and umbrella coverages. Founded in 1997, the company currently has approximately 50 employees and is privately held.

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Socius Insurance Services, Inc.

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