PASADENA, California—Bolton & Company, one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance brokers, announced today that Erin Powell has joined the firm as Vice President of the organization’s Property & Casualty Department.
With more than 20 years of industry experience, Erin will lead Bolton’s Property & Casualty efforts company-wide through its Pasadena headquarters and satellite offices in Santa Clara and Orange County.
Erin will manage Bolton’s Property & Casualty service teams—including small business and claims—while developing new business and expanding the organization’s exclusive programs and offerings. Additionally, she looks to further develop carrier relationships and find new ways to collaborate with Bolton’s key markets.
“As Bolton continues its phenomenal growth and expands its foundation throughout California, the Property & Casualty Department will lead these efforts with a focus on developing new and innovative ways to serve our clients,” Powell said. “This also means attracting and retaining the best and brightest talent our industry has to offer.”
Bolton President and CEO Steve Brockmeyer said this latest organizational development is a strategic step that will lead the firm into the next chapter of its continued growth.
“Erin joins our organization with a great deal of experience in team leadership, mentoring, marketing and claims.” Brockmeyer said. “Matched with her solid insurance industry expertise, she is a welcome addition to Bolton & Company and we are very excited to have her join our management team to help further lead our organization toward even greater success.”
Prior to joining Bolton, Erin was Senior Vice President with Orion Risk Management. In roles prior, she was Senior Vice President and Property & Casualty Practice Leader with Lemme, a division of Integro USA, and Vice President, Unit Manager with Lockton Companies and co-led the Law Firm Practice Group. Erin has been involved in various Women in Leadership organizations, including being one of the co-founders of Lockton’s Southern California Women in Leadership chapter. Erin also managed and mentored the Associate Account Manager/Future Leaders Program for the firm.
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 more than 185 insurance professionals and places over $500 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.