KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton Associates Debbie Goldstine, Senior Vice President and Excess Casualty Practice Leader, and Lisa Bordelon, Vice President, have been honored as part of Insurance Business America's Elite Women of 2016. Lockton is the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker.
"I'm honored to receive this recognition and to represent Lockton alongside Lisa Bordelon," said Goldstine. "This recognition is a testament to Lockton's impact on my own career, as well as on our industry as a whole."
"It is an amazing honor and very motivating to be among so many successful women who have dedicated themselves to their craft to become leaders in their organizations, trusted advisors to their clients, and mentors to young associates looking to further their careers in insurance," said Bordelon.
Goldstine has been at Lockton for more than a decade, using her leadership skills to lead the Excess Casualty Practice and help shape it into a team of experts with an unwavering focus on providing solutions for clients. She personally aids clients with strategic consulting, executes excess casualty initiatives, and participates in Lockton's Women In Leadership initiative, which provides a leadership and development environment to enhance diversity within Lockton.
After owning her own retail company for 15 years, Bordelon came to Lockton as an Employee Benefits Strategist and Vice President. She counsels and provides clients with employee benefits, property and casualty, and risk management solutions to help make their businesses better.
Insurance Business America recognizes industry professionals for its Elite Women list for their achievements in an industry dominated by males in top executive positions. It has recognized women from CEO positions in top companies to founders of startups.
About Lockton More than 6,000 professionals at Lockton provide 48,000 clients around the world with risk management, insurance, employee benefits consulting, and retirement services that improve their 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, independent insurance broker in the world and 10th largest overall. For seven consecutive years, Business Insurance magazine has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." To see the latest insights from Lockton's experts, check Lockton Market Update.