NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SterlingRisk Insurance, a privately owned insurance brokerage firm, announced effective January 13, 2015, that Gramercy Brokerage/Planned Protection of Rego Park, New York is joining the firm.
SterlingRisk provides expertise across industries such as real estate, construction, retail, wholesale, manufacturing, health and social services, environmental, food, private client and employee benefits. “This expertise coupled with SterlingRisk’s extensive risk management services including claims advocacy, consulting, loss control and workers compensation auditing deliver additional resources and solutions to achieve optimal results for clients,” said Herb Lippin, CEO of Gramercy Brokerage/Planned Protection. He will be continuing as the Vice Chairman of the SterlingRisk. Richard Lippin will become Vice President of SterlingRisk.
“We are excited about this partnership since SterlingRisk and Gramercy Brokerage/Planned Protection are both private family-run businesses with over 140 years combined experience,” said Leslie Nylund, President & Chief Operating Officer of SterlingRisk. “We share the same core values and mission to protect people and their assets.”
Founded in 1932, SterlingRisk employs more than 210 highly skilled insurance professionals, with offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Florida 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.
About Gramercy Brokerage
Founded in 1943 by Abraham Lippin, our full-service insurance brokerage firm has served the business needs of the New York City area for over 61 years. Gramercy Brokerage Inc. currently serves a diversified, Nationwide commercial, non-profit and personal clientele. Our office features a state-of-the-art computer system for record keeping, account statements and underwriting database. Our advanced technology and industry expertise allows us to provide prompt response to all of your insurance needs.