CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Republic Indemnity Company of America, a member of the Great American Insurance Group, announced that Allen Goodwin was named President of the Company, succeeding Dwayne Marioni, who retired earlier this month. Mr. Goodwin joined the Company in 2011 as Senior Vice President of California Operations. Prior to joining Republic Indemnity, Mr. Goodwin was Vice President of Underwriting and Insurance Operations at Advantage Workers Compensation Insurance Company and held senior positions at the Workers’ Compensation Fund and The Leavitt Group.
Allen graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science degree in International Business Finance and earned an MBA from The University of Utah.
About Republic Indemnity
Headquartered in Encino, California, Republic Indemnity Company of America specializes in workers' compensation insurance throughout the western United States. Republic has been rated "A-" (Excellent) or better by A.M. Best for over 30 years (most recent rating evaluation of "A" (Excellent) as of March 20, 2015).
Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the operations of Great American Insurance Group are engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialty commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. Great American Insurance Company has received an “A” (Excellent) or higher rating from the A.M. Best Company for over 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) as of March 20, 2015). The members of the Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), also based in Cincinnati, Ohio. AFG’s common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol AFG.