AEGIS GENERAL IS HIRING: PERSONAL LINES PROCESSING SPECIALIST

Aegis General Insurance Agency Inc., an affiliate of Aegis Security Insurance Company and subsidiary of Aegis Security, Inc., is seeking a full-time Processing Specialist to join its Operations team at its San Diego, CA office.

Founded in 1977, Aegis Security, Inc. offers a diversified national platform of specialty insurance programs through its insurance companies and its general agency and full-service program administrator, Aegis General.  Acquired by San Diego-based K2 Insurance Services in 2013, Aegis continues to expand its product distribution by developing new insurance programs and increasing the number and geographic diverity of its marketing and sales staff.

The Processing Specialist position is newly created due to business growth.  Responsibilities for the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyze and process paper and electronic applications for insurance.
  • Process endorsements and renewals for insurance policies.
  • Provide customer service for internal and external customers.
  • Resolve customer complaints via phone, email, mail, or social media.
  • Provide feedback to management for system and program enhancements.
  • Assist in creating user manuals and workflows.
  • Meet production and service level standards.
  • Maintain and improve product quality by completing product, company, system, and compliance audits.

Ideally, the Processing Specialist will have:

  • High school diploma. Post-high school education a plus, but not required.
  • At least 2 years’ work experience in personal lines insurance, with California P&C license a plus but not required.
  • Strong Excel and Word skills and familiarity with Access or similar database software.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to details.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • High comfort level working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.

Aegis General offers the opportunity to join an established company in growth mode.  Our pay and benefits program includes competitive pay; bonus plan; medical, dental, and vision insurance with no waiting period; paid time-off in year of hire; and 401(k) with employer matching.

Learn more about Aegis General at aegisgeneral.com; Aegis Security Insurance Company at aegisinsurance.com; and K2 Insurance Services at k2ins.com.  If Aegis General’s Processing Specialist opening seems like a good fit for you, please send your resume to careers@aegisfirst.com as soon as possible.

Robert Schraner – Executive Vice President & General Counsel

We are pleased to announce Bob Schraner has accepted the position of Executive Vice President and General Counsel of K2 Insurance Services, LLC. Bob brings over 39 years of legal experience with him, including 29 years of experience specifically related to insurance company, agency, and regulatory issues. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Redlands, followed by graduation from the California Western School of Law.

Bob also epitomizes the balance between personal and work life we encourage. He has been married for 41 years to his wonderful wife Vicki. Together they raised three children and participate in multiple activities in their community.

As we grow as a firm, the need for an individual with Bob’s skill sets was increasingly apparent and we are very happy to have him on our team. He brings an extensive knowledge base and experience level with him, a unique and valuable understanding of the entity structure required for our group, and a problem solving approach to all legal issues.

Brian Weaver Joins Aegis Specialty Insurance Services

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February 23, 2015

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Insurance industry veteran Brian Weaver joins Aegis Specialty Insurance Services as Vice President of Sales.  Based in the heart of Silicon Valley, Aegis Specialty leverages the latest technology and data to offer residential property and motorcycle insurance through independent agents and brokers.

Sunnyvale, CA – Today, Aegis Specialty Insurance Services announced that industry veteran Brian Weaver has joined their team as Vice President of Sales.  Weaver brings over 34 years of insurance sales experience to the team at Aegis Specialty.

“We are very excited and proud that Brian Weaver has joined our team,” remarked Tim Summers, President of Aegis Specialty.  “Brian has made a career out of building wildly successful sales teams in the personal lines insurance space, particularly focused on residential property insurance.  Certainly no one is more qualified than Brian to help us expand our property insurance products nationally.”

Most recently, Weaver was the Vice President of Sales for Pacific Specialty Insurance Company.  “I’ve known Tim and the team at Aegis Specialty personally for years and I look forwarding to working with them again to expand distribution of their products,” commented Weaver.  “Aegis Specialty has done a fantastic job putting together solid products with data integration that makes them very easy to use.  Independent insurance brokers who need to master systems from several different insurance companies are truly going to love this approach,” added Weaver.

Aegis Specialty Insurance Services is a part of Aegis General Insurance Agency and provides homeowner, condominium, townhouse, renters, mobile home, earthquake and motorcycle insurance, along with specialized products sold by powersport dealerships.  Aegis Security Insurance Company is rated “A” (“Excellent”) by A.M. Best and sells insurance on an admitted basis all across the United States.

For more information please contact Robert Large, Senior Vice President of Aegis Specialty at 408-962-0061 or at rlarge@aegisspecialty.com.

Aegis Specialty Insurance – Peace of mind made easy.

New Aegis General Insurance Agency Website Has Been Launched

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We are delighted to announce the launch of Aegis General Insurance Agency’s website, which you can access at www.aegisgeneral.com. Located in Harrisburg Pennsylvania, Aegis General is a full-service General Agency, providing distribution, underwriting, and policy administration capabilities in order to facilitate complete insurance program management.

Aegis General is proud to reveal its interactive map feature, which can be viewed on the products page of the site. This easy-access component allows web users to quickly and efficiently find out where each of Aegis General’s products is available. Aegis General plays a crucial role in the day-to-day workflow of agency partners and their ability to respond to their clients. Thus, this highly functional interactive site makes it easy to do business with Aegis General.

Aegis General invites you to learn more about their insurance programs and becoming a producer. Aegis General can help you expand your footprint in the specialty market segments they serve. Contact Aegis General today at (858) 866-8966 or submit the Contact Us form on the site.

K2 Insurance Services, LLC was formed by two insurance industry veterans with the purpose of acquiring managing general agents and developing multi-line programs. Our goal is to distribute innovative products through retail and wholesale distribution channels.

Innovative Silicon Valley Insurance Firm Launches Powersports Brand

Innovative Silicon Valley Insurance Firm Launches Powersports Brand

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December 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

The insurance and risk protection specialists at Aegis Specialty Insurance Services have partnered with motorcycle and Powersports dealerships across California to add cutting-edge protection for California riders.  In keeping with the theme of this innovative Silicon Valley company, the Aegis Powersports brand leverages the latest technology and data to combine extended service contracts, road hazard protection, priority maintenance and insurance into one comprehensive offering for motorcycles, ATV’s, dirt bikes and personal watercraft. 

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Sunnyvale, CA – Today, Aegis Specialty Insurance Services unveiled their new brand – Aegis Powersports – that brings together industry veterans in the insurance, Powersports and dealer finance and insurance (F&I) space to provide innovative consumer protection products.  Aegis Powersports will market extended vehicle service, road hazard and priority maintenance contracts to customers through participating powersport dealerships.  Combined with the innovative insurance products already offered by Aegis, the full product suite provides the most complete protection for powersport enthusiasts, whether they ride motorcycles, dirt bikes, ATV’s or personal watercraft.

“We are very excited to extend our area of expertise into the powersports arena,” stated David Sacks, CFO of Aegis Specialty.  “The addition of industry veterans Troy Billen and Dana Yorba to our team is indicative of our commitment to providing customers in the dealer finance and insurance space with expertise they can truly rely on,” continued Sacks.

Aegis Powersports will use state-of-the-art technology to combine their full suite of products on an easy to use platform, allowing powersport dealers to offer the products to their customers in conjunction with the sale of a new or used vehicle.  All contracts will be backed by Aegis Security Insurance Company, rated “A” (Excellent) by AM Best.

“Powersport vehicles are intended for fun – in the dirt, on the road and across the water.  We provide serious peace of mind for our customers so they can enjoy their ride and not worry about unforeseen breakdowns,” noted Jeff Kenny, Vice President of dealer products for Aegis Specialty.

Aegis Specialty Insurance Services is a part of Aegis General Insurance Agency and provides homeowner, condominium, townhouse, renters, mobile home and motorcycle insurance, along with specialized products sold by powersport dealerships.  Aegis Security Insurance Company is rated “A” (“Excellent”) by A.M. Best and sells insurance on an admitted basis all across the United States.

For more information please contact Jeff Kenny, Vice President of Dealer Products at 408-962-0061 or at jkenny@aegispowersports.com.

Aegis Specialty Insurance – Peace of mind made easy.

New Aegis Security Insurance Company Website Has Been Launched

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New Aegis Security Insurance Company Website Has Been Launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of Aegis Security Insurance Company’s website, which can be accessed at www.aegisinsurance.com. Aegis Security’s primary focus has been in providing coverage for manufactured homeowners and low-value dwellings principally located in rural areas. Our primary lines are supplemented with a number of diverse secondary non-catastrophe-prone products offered by specialty agents. These products include coverage for travel trailers and motorcycles as well as non-contract surety, construction and supply bonds and health and accident insurance.

Aegis Security’s new site features an easy-to-use responsive design and easy-to-find links making it simple to access the information you need in a timely manner. Aegis Security’s leadership team has the experience and tenure needed to run a profitable insurance company committed to effectively serving its agency partners and customers.

Be sure to visit Aegis Security Insurance Company’s website today, and please contact Aegis Security at (858) 866-8966 if you have any questions.

K2 Insurance Services, LLC was formed by two insurance industry veterans with the purpose of acquiring managing general agents and developing multi-line programs. Our goal is to distribute innovative products through retail and wholesale distribution channels.