Schaumburg, Ill. (April 27, 2016) - Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Anne Rankin who will serve as an account executive focused on the staffing industry. Anne joins one of Assurance’s largest practices bringing over 25 years of experience. Her underwriter background and workers’ compensation knowledge will be valuable assets to Assurance’s 550+ staffing clients.

In her new role, Anne will manage the insurance strategy, placement and long-term goals and objectives of a set group of staffing clients. Her goal is to lower clients’ total cost of risk through improved rates, broader coverage and program design.

“Anne’s industry depth provides our clients with a unique perspective and better understanding of the carrier mindset,” said Diane Poljak, senior vice president and staffing practice leader at Assurance. “She is a wonderful and welcomed addition to our team.”

Anne earned her Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) as well as her Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) designations. She graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and a minor in Psychology.  

Prior to becoming an account executive at Assurance, Anne served in multiple roles at both Liberty Mutual and United Heartland Insurance. 

Anne will work out of Assurance’s Schaumburg headquarters.

About Assurance

Assurance is among the largest and most awarded independent insurance brokerages in the U.S. A “Top 50” broker and repeated national “Best Place to Work” winner, Assurance creates value by minimizing risk and maximizing health for 6,000 businesses and individuals across the country. The company is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL with centralized office locations in Chicago, IL and St. Louis, MO. Visit Assurance at www.assuranceagency.com