Al Purmort Insurance, Inc., Sarasota: welcomes Eric Dunham as a commercial risk advisor and Angela Smith as a commercial lines account manager.
FAIA extends condolences to the family and friends of the following, who passed away in November:
Edward Bradley, Des Champs, Gregory & Hayes, Inc.: died on Nov. 28. Read his obituary in the Bradenton Herald.
Grady Cooksey, Sr.: died on Nov. 25. Read about his life in the Orlando Sentinel.
Wilford W. Ghioto, Sr.: died on Nov. 19. Read his obituary in the Palm Beach Post.
Albert H. Kahn, Kahn-Carlin and Company, Inc.: died on Nov. 18. Read his obituary in the Miami Herald.
AON Benfield: named Kelly Smith president of its U.S. operations.
FCCI Insurance Company: Chairman John Stafford was elected to the Sarasota-Manatee Airport Authority Board and will serve as secretary of the board.
FHM Insurance Company: hired Adam Johnson as the senior business development underwriter for North Florida.
Progressive Insurance: named President and CEO Glenn M. Renwick as chairman of the board following the death of Chairman Peter Lewis.
Dolphin Insurance: Key Largo
Service 1st Insurance, Inc.: Ormond Beach
Varney Agency Tampa: Tampa
We Insure Florida, Inc.: West Palm Beach
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