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H.W. Kaufman Financial Group Promotes Daniel J. Kaufman to Senior Vice President of Corporate Growth

Promotion will transition Daniel from Chicago to Detroit/Farmington Hills headquarters Farmington Hills, Mich. (August 1, 2017) – H.W. Kaufman Financial Group, Michigan’s largest insurance company according to the 2017 Crain’s Detroit Business list, announced today that Daniel J. Kaufman will assume a broader leadership role as Senior Vice President, Corporate Growth at their company headquarters…

Burns & Wilcox Extends and Expands Golf Sponsorship with Former U.S. Open Winner Webb Simpson

Farmington Hills, Mich. (July 19, 2017) – Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, officially announced today that it will extend and expand their golf sponsorship deal with 2012 U.S. Open winner Webb Simpson. Simpson’s expanded sponsorship with Burns & Wilcox will kick off this week during The 146th Open…

Burns & Wilcox Responds to Double Digit Growth in Pennsylvania with Office Expansion and Plans for Hiring

PITTSBURGH (June 29, 2017) – Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, announced today an increase of its footprint in Pennsylvania with an office move and expansion for its Pittsburgh office to accommodate its growing team and revenue. Burns & Wilcox has relocated its Pittsburgh employee base to the third…

Burns & Wilcox Adds Top Executive to High-Net-Worth Practice

Hires former PURE Associate Vice President, Heather Posner for newly created role LOS ANGELES (May 9, 2017) – Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading, and largest personal insurance, wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, today announced a top-level addition to its High-Net-Worth practice with the hiring of Heather Posner as Associate Vice President, Director of…

Burns & Wilcox Announces New Golf Sponsorship with Former U.S. Open Winner Webb Simpson, and Extends Deal with PGA Champion Jimmy Walker

Farmington Hills, Mich. (January 12, 2017) – Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, today officially announced a new golf sponsorship deal with 2012 U.S. Open winner Webb Simpson, along with an extension of its sponsorship of PGA champion Jimmy Walker. Walker will continue to wear the Burns & Wilcox…

Forgotten Harvest Receives $40,000 Donation from Nationwide Private Client and Burns & Wilcox

Forgotten Harvest received a $40,000 donation from Nationwide Private Client and Burns & Wilcox to help relieve hunger and prevent nutritious food waste in Metropolitan Detroit. Nationwide donated $18,627 through their Partners in Giving program and Burns & Wilcox contributed $21,373 through employee donations, a Kaufman family donation, and a company match. Private Client is…

H.W. Kaufman Financial Group Promotes 18 Executive Leaders During the Annual Kaufman Leadership Meeting

H.W. Kaufman Financial Group and Burns & Wilcox today publicly announced executive leadership promotions that were revealed during the annual 2016 Kaufman Leadership Meeting on November 4, 2016. Each Fall, executives are invited to the Kaufman Leadership Meeting to celebrate their accomplishments, plan for the future, and hear unique perspectives from internal and industry experts….

Exclusive Cyber Program from Burns & Wilcox

In 2015, victims paid upwards of $24 million to ransomware criminals. This year, ransomware is on pace to be a $1 billion criminal industry, demonstrating a 40-fold increase in just one year. Unfortunately, many cyber insurance policies do not offer adequate coverage for ransomware or other evolving perils. Burns & Wilcox now offers an exclusive…

Burns & Wilcox Wins Advertising Award for Creative Excellence in Video

Farmington Hills, Mich. (August 9, 2016) – Burns & Wilcox, North America’s leading privately-held specialty insurance wholesaler, announced today that its video series with top PGA pro golfer Jimmy Walker has received a bronze 2016 Telly Award for creative excellence. The series of videos were focused on providing golf tips and designed to improve a…

New Risks Require a Surgical Approach to Healthcare

The last five years have meant rapid change for the healthcare industry: the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law in 2010; the Medicare Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs, also known as meaningful use, were launched in 2011; and this fall, Medicare is changing requirements for how claims are coded. The changing environment…