WOODBURY, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SterlingRisk, a leading national insurance brokerage, announced that they have opened an office in Boca Raton, FL.
The Boca Raton team will be led by industry veteran, Connie Chiara, who will work to expand SterlingRisk's presence in Florida and the Southeast region. Ms. Chiara joins SterlingRisk with over 28 years of expertise in insurance, having attained success in the Employee Benefits industry with entities including CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services, HRH, which merged with the Willis Group in 2008, and Frank Crystal & Company, now known as Crystal & Company. She comes to SterlingRisk with a broad range of experience, spearheading strategic improvements in nationwide operations as well as leading several successful client-facing teams.
"We are thrilled to have Connie as part of the SterlingRisk organization. We are proud to continue our growth in the Southeast region," said Leslie Nylund, President.
Founded in 1932, SterlingRisk employs more than 210 highly skilled insurance professionals, with offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Florida, Utah and California. Ranked in the nation's top 40 independently owned insurance brokerages, SterlingRisk services regional, national and international clients. The company specializes in multiple areas including property and casualty insurance, aviation, employee benefits consulting, risk management, loss control, claims management, estate planning and business succession planning. For more information, visit www.sterlingrisk.com or call 516-487-0300.