Schaumburg, Ill. (October 31, 2017) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Eric Wolfrey who will serve as a Risk Management Consultant. Eric will provide business insurance and risk management solutions to a variety of industries with a concentration on the construction industry.

In his new role, Eric will work closely with clients to identify and mitigate risks, as well as protect the company’s assets and people. He will accomplish this through a combination of program design, loss control/safety, risk transfer and claims management. His end goal is to then drive down total cost of risk, so clients can reach long-term success and effectively bid on projects.

“We’re happy to have Eric onboard,” stated Scott Lockman, senior vice president and sales leader. “He will be instrumental in the growth of our client base, particularly in construction, in the Mid-Atlantic region.”

Eric earned his Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business. He currently holds his Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist (CLCS) and Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) designations. Eric serves on the management committee for the ABC D.C. Metro chapter and on the membership and EXPO committees for the Community Association Institute.

Eric Wolfrey was hired alongside Jack Groseclose who is a new employee benefits advisor at Assurance.

About Assurance
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