PEORIA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RLI Corp. (NYSE: RLI) -- RLI Corp. announced today that Dan Meyer has been promoted to President, RLI Transportation Division. Meyer succeeds Dave Dunn, former President, RLI Transportation Division, who recently departed the company to pursue other opportunities.
Meyer joined RLI in 2000 as a Claim Manager and transitioned to underwriting in 2006. He has been a key member of the RLI Transportation Division for 16 years, serving for the past 10 years as head of truck underwriting. Prior to joining RLI, Meyer was a partner and civil litigation attorney with Savell & Williams, LLC. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English from George Washington University and a JD from Emory University School of Law.
“For the past 16 years, Dan has made significant contributions to the growth and profitability of the RLI Transportation Division. His proven leadership, customer focus and deep underwriting and claim expertise make him well-qualified to lead the Transportation Division into the future,” said RLI Insurance Company President & COO Craig Kliethermes. “We thank Dave for his years of service and wish him well in his future endeavors.”
RLI Transportation, a division of RLI Insurance Company, will continue providing superior customer service and financial stability to select risks within the truck, public auto and specialty commercial auto industries.
RLI Corp. (NYSE: RLI) is a specialty insurer serving diverse, niche property, casualty and surety markets. The company provides deep underwriting expertise and superior service to commercial and personal lines customers nationwide. RLI’s products are offered through its insurance subsidiaries RLI Insurance Company, Mt. Hawley Insurance Company and Contractors Bonding and Insurance Company. All of RLI’s subsidiaries are rated A+ “Superior” by A.M. Best Company, a distinction held by fewer than 10 percent of property and casualty insurance companies in the U.S. RLI has paid and increased dividends for 41 consecutive years and delivered underwriting profits for 20 consecutive years. To learn more about RLI and its 50-year history of financial strength, visit www.rlicorp.com.