The John C. Gallagher Insurance Agency has been selling auto insurance on Dorchester Avenue for over 50 years in a former dining car beside the Fields Corner subway station. First as an assigned risk broker, then an ERP and now an urban agent with a voluntary contract, the Gallagher Insurance Agency has seen it all […]
Ely Kaplansky talks with Agency Checklists about his life as an independent agent and his views on the Massachusetts insurance industry.
Last month CNA announced that Massachusetts-native Charlie O’Donnell would now be based in its Boston office as its Commercial Underwriting Officer for New England. CNA said that in this position Mr. O’Donnell will be adding local underwriting leadership and technical underwriting capabilities to the New England-area branch in order “…to strengthen relationships with producers…” With […]
On June 30, 2011, Ralph “Buddy” Iannaco will step down after 13 years as the President of CAR and a 30-plus career in the Massachusetts insurance industry. Keeping to his open door policy until the last day, he let Agency Checklists come in and ask a few questions regarding his career and what he’s got […]
Bob Dowling, of The Dowling Insurance Agency, has spent more than 50 years in the insurance business. The first 29 as a company man for Kemper Insurance and then another 28 (and counting) as the President and Owner of The Dowling Insurance Agency, A Five Star Agency in Braintree, MA. Agency Checklists met with Mr. […]