FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Underwriters, Inc. (PUI), a Patriot National, Inc. company, is pleased to announce that Scott Palladino, CPCU, MBA has joined the company as Branch Manager of its Southeast Regional office located in Charlotte, North Carolina. In his new role, Mr. Palladino will oversee all marketing and underwriting responsibilities for the Southeast Region, encompassing the states of Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
Paul Halter, CPCU, CIC, CRM, Executive Vice President, remarked that "Scott's background places him in the ideal position to accept the challenges of growing a dynamic region in a fast paced company like Patriot Underwriters."
Mr. Palladino comes to Patriot from Sompo Japan Insurance Company of America where he was an Assistant Vice President of Specialty Operations. He also held the position of Chief Underwriting Officer from 2009 to 2011. Prior to Sompo, Mr. Palladino was with Liberty Mutual Insurance Company from 1987 to 2009 where he held various underwriting roles in both national and middle markets, and was heavily involved in the insurer's corporate strategy.
Mr. Palladino received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Stonehill College in North Easton, MA and his Master's Degree in Business Administration from the Bentley College Graduate School of Business in Waltham, MA. He earned the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter designation in 2003.
About Patriot Underwriters, Inc.
Patriot Underwriters, Inc. is a program administrator for regional and national insurance carriers providing all necessary "turn-key" servicing functions, through its sister companies, for their carrier partners; including full policy administration, underwriting, loss control, claims, nurse case management, cost containment services and premium audit.
About Patriot National, Inc.
Patriot National, Inc. is an insurance service holding company founded by Fort Lauderdale based entrepreneur Steven Michael Mariano. Patriot National, Inc. is a national provider of workers' compensation insurance and managed care services.
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