PASADENA, California—Following several years of business growth focused in the construction industry, Bolton & Company has announced several strategic hires and promotions to further develop and strengthen the capabilities of its Construction Practice Group.
The construction-focused arm of one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance brokers has made a dedicated focus toward scaling the practice to address the future needs of the local industry.
“When we launched the Construction Practice Group, our focus was to provide a full-service solution for the industry,” said Matt Chase, Construction Practice Group Executive Vice President. “By providing a team of dedicated specialists who deliver tailored solutions for our construction clients, we have seen an incredibly positive response. As we look toward the future, our goal is to be the top broker for California construction.”
Bolton announced the promotion of Kim Sautter-Ramos to Associate Vice President, Construction Practice Group Leader, and she will focus on maintaining construction market relationships and large risk management and captive clients.
Jane Medel has been named Construction Practice Group Manager and she will focus on leading the team and project management for the department.
Tony Reed has joined Bolton as Construction Risk Manager, and he will focus on loss prevention and risk management for Bolton’s construction industry clientele and work to reduce their risk of workplace injuries through safety training.
In addition, David Tom has joined the practice group as an analyst, David Kuo as a client manager and Alisa Lopez as an associate client manager.
“Bolton will remain committed and focused to our construction industry clients as we continue to grow and develop our business,” said Bolton President and CEO Steve Brockmeyer. “As we look at future ways to support the needs and requirements of our clients in this constantly evolving space, our focus is providing solutions and resources that ultimately support the long-term growth and success of these organizations.”
Since its inception in 2013, Bolton’s construction practice has grown its book of business more than threefold by specializing in industry-specific services, including alternative risk offerings and captive programs.
About Bolton & Company: Established in 1931, Bolton & Company is one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance broker agencies providing clients worldwide with insurance and risk management services, employee benefits and financial products. As a partner of Assurex Global, Bolton employs approximately 200 insurance professionals and places over $600 million in annual premiums on behalf of its clients. Bolton is headquartered in Pasadena, with additional offices in Orange County and Santa Clara. Learn more by visiting www.boltonco.com.