|[February 25, 2013]
Wells Fargo Insurance Executives Named 2013 Industry "Power Brokers"
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
Wells Fargo (News - Alert) Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC),
announced today that four of its executives have won the Risk &
Insurance's® 2013 "Power Broker"® Award. Kevin Eggleston, Mary
Mazza, Brian McDonnell, and Meredith Schnur were recognized for their
leadership and innovation in the gaming/hospitality, construction and
technology sectors. Each year, the Risk & Insurance Power Broker Awards
select the most effective and influential commercial insurance brokers.
Brokers are judged primarily on their creativity in solving risk-related
problems during 2012, their demonstrated industry knowledge and their
high level of client service.
"I'm thrilled that four of our outstanding brokers have been recognized
by their peers and customers for their leadership and industry
expertise," said Laura Schupbach, head of Wells Fargo Insurance. "On
behalf of Wells Fargo Insurance, I want to congratulate Kevin, Mary,
Brian, and Meredith on receiving this award from Risk & Insurance. It's
a clear testament of their ongoing commitment to provide our customers
with creative risk management solutions."
In 2013, 150 individual brokers were selected as winners in 24 industry
categories. The Power Broker® designation is based on nominations
provided by brokers and risk managers, and is judged based on the
quality of the application and on references by risk managers in each
industry sector. Hundreds of risk managers and risk executives were
interviewed in the process of identifying and soliciting, evaluating and
judging the nominees.
About the Winners
Kevin Eggleston is senior sales executive specializing in the
hospitality industry and is responsible for developing and providing
risk management solutions, proactive claims management, and loss
control engineering for hotels and resorts. He is based in Rancho
Cordova, CA (News - Alert).
Mary Mazza is senior sales executive specializing in the
construction industry and is responsible for all lines of property
casualty insurance and risk management services including contract
review, seminars, and industry-specific risk avoidance and
consultation. She is based in Chicago.
Brian McDonnell is practice leader for construction and real
estate services and is responsible for business development, client
service, sales, and cross-sell. He is based in San Carlos, CA.
Meredith Schnur is the national practice leader for Technology,
Privacy and Network Risk specializing in professional liability,
technology errors & omissions, media, network security and privacy
related lines of coverage. She provides consultative services, market
negotiations, policy analysis and placement, policy administration and
claims advocacy services, and is based in Madison, NJ.
About Wells Fargo Insurance
Wells Fargo Insurance1 is the fifth largest insurance broker
in the world (Business Insurance, 2012). With 127 offices in
37 states, Wells Fargo Insurance provides solutions for a wide range of
customers, including retail consumers, high net worth individuals, small
businesses, as well as middle market and large corporate customers. The
7,000 insurance professionals of Wells Fargo Insurance write or place
$15 billion of risk premiums annually in property, casualty, benefits,
international, personal lines, and life products and also includes the
nation's largest crop insurance provider, Rural Community Insurance
About Wells Fargo & Company
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified,
community-based financial services company with $1.4 trillion in assets.
Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides
banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial
finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com),
and has offices in more than 35 countries to support the bank's
customers who conduct business in the global economy. With more than
265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the
United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 26 on
Fortune's 2012 rankings of America's largest corporations. Wells
Fargo's vision is to satisfy all our customers' financial needs and help
them succeed financially.
1 Ranking includes Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA,
Inc., Wells Fargo Insurance Services of West Virginia, Inc., Wells Fargo
Insurance, Inc., and Rural Community Insurance Company
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