CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Ken W. Schneider has been promoted to Divisional Senior Vice President of its Specialty Equipment Services Division. In this role, Mr. Schneider will continue to oversee the Division’s underwriting, product development and management, direct sales, account management and agency distribution functions.
Mr. Schneider began his career with Great American in 1999 and has been a key leader within Specialty Equipment Services since the Division’s inception in 2009. He has over 30 years of insurance industry experience.
Mr. Schneider earned a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Northern Kentucky University.
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 more than 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) affirmed August 11, 2017). The members of 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 under the symbol AFG.