Chris Zimmer Joins The PMA Insurance Group as Southern Regional Underwriting Manager, Risk Management Services
BLUE BELL, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The PMA Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Chris Zimmer has joined the company as its Southern Regional Underwriting Manager, Risk Management Services. Mr. Zimmer, who is located in PMA’s Atlanta Branch Office, is responsible for managing the profitable growth of our large account underwriting operations in the company’s Southeast Region, including the States of Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida.
“Adding a leader such as Chris, who enjoys a stellar reputation and track record of success throughout the Southeast, will no doubt accelerate our progress in this important region.”
Mr. Zimmer joins PMA with more than 16 years of underwriting, marketing and management experience in the commercial insurance industry. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Marketing for First Horizon Insurance in Atlanta where he oversaw all placement of the agency’s business and the development of cross-sell opportunities with First Horizon Bank while also maintaining and growing an individual book of business. Prior to that, Mr. Zimmer worked in roles of increasing responsibility for Wausau Insurance Company, where he served as a Property Special Risk Underwriter, Director of Commercial Accounts, National Practice Leader and, prior to joining First Horizon Insurance, Regional Vice President of Distribution.
"The Southeastern Region of the United States is a major focal point of profitable growth for The PMA Insurance Group,” said Tony Ciofani, Senior Vice President & Chief Underwriting Officer, The PMA Insurance Group. “Adding a leader such as Chris, who enjoys a stellar reputation and track record of success throughout the Southeast, will no doubt accelerate our progress in this important region."
Mr. Zimmer holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire as well as a Master of Business Administration degree from Georgia State University. He holds the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation and maintains a professional membership with the Atlanta Chapter of the National CPCU Society.
The PMA Insurance Group
The PMA Insurance Group, a multi-lines property & casualty insurer, is known for service excellence and high levels of customer satisfaction. PMA offers workers' compensation, commercial automobile, commercial multi-peril, general liability and umbrella insurance. PMA Management Corp., an affiliate of The PMA Insurance Group, offers fee-based third-party administrative services.
The PMA Insurance Group is headquartered in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania. The PMA Insurance Group includes Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association Insurance Company, Manufacturers Alliance Insurance Company and Pennsylvania Manufacturers Indemnity Company, which are subsidiaries of PMA Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:PMACA).
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