SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Barney & Barney, LLC, one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerages, today announced that Sara Bennett, a client executive in the firm’s San Diego office, has been named one of Business Insurance’s “Women To Watch.”
The annual “Women To Watch” list recognizes 25 women leaders nationwide doing outstanding work in risk and benefits management, commercial insurance and related fields. A panel of editors made the 2012 selections after reviewing a record number of nominations. Business Insurance recognized this year’s honorees during a luncheon in New York on December 4.
“Sara Bennett is an outstanding professional who embodies the best of Barney & Barney,” said CEO Paul Hering. “Sara’s expertise, work ethic and commitment to service excellence are tremendous assets to our clients and our firm.”
Bennett joined Barney & Barney in 2003 and has become one of the firm’s top producers in the Property & Casualty Division. A recognized expert in workers’ compensation, Bennett works with a wide range of clients to develop coverage and pricing options. Bennett earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of San Diego with majors in Political Science and Business Administration. She holds the professional designations of Accredited Advisor of Insurance (AAI) and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). Bennett was recently elected to the board of the San Diego Women’s Foundation and is a regular speaker at trade and industry groups.
About Barney & Barney
Founded 100 years ago, Barney & Barney LLC is a risk management and insurance brokerage providing solutions, services and products in commercial property and casualty insurance, employee benefits, workers compensation, compensation consulting, executive liability, personal lines and surety. An independent, partner-owned firm, Barney & Barney also offers value-added services in alternative risk financing, business continuity and loss control. Barney & Barney is headquartered in San Diego, with offices in San Francisco and Orange County. For more information, visit www.barneyandbarney.com, or call 800.321.4696. For information about the Barney & Barney Foundation, visit http://www.barneyandbarneyfoundation.org.