Schaumburg, Ill. (May 24, 2016) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Chris Reardon who will serve as a vice president providing business insurance solutions to the transportation, warehousing and logistics industries.
In his new role, Chris will lead Assurance’s efforts to build a robust transportation practice from the ground up. His goal is to grow the practice while continuing to give each client a risk management program that not only protects their bottom line, but also improves it.
“Chris’s ambition to grow Assurance’s footprint in this industry is exciting,” said Tony Chimino, CEO at Assurance. “I have the upmost confidence in Chris and his abilities; he truly has his clients’ best interests at heart.”
“I couldn’t be more thrilled to bring Assurance’s expertise and services to the transportation industry,” said Reardon. He continued, “The true value I bring is not just the designing of a competitive risk management program, but the six years solely focused on the transportation industry and its unique exposures.”
Chris graduated from Loras College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Economics. Prior to becoming a vice president at Assurance, Chris served as a producer for a global insurance brokerage.
Chris will work out of Assurance’s Chicago office.
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.