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Industry Leaders Discuss Strategies for Success at 2017 Federated Insurance Advisory Council

Nineteen business executives gathered in Scottsdale, Arizona, February 23-25 to participate in the 2017 Federated Insurance Advisory Council. In its 28th consecutive year, the Advisory Council gave these business leaders an opportunity to discuss challenges facing their industries with a receptive insurance partner.

This year’s agenda focused on how businesses can continue a successful trajectory when faced with an evolving economy, changing workforce, and emerging hazards. Discussions and strategies were shared pertaining to workplace safety, driving safe, cyber security, employment related practices, business succession planning, and employee retention strategies.

“Advisory Council members provide invaluable insight into the challenges facing their industries,” noted Federated Insurance Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Fetters. “Their input better equips Federated to deliver products and services designed to enhance the success of businesses across the country.”

Founded in 1904, Federated Insurance is a national insurance and risk management organization that serves the property, casualty, health, and life insurance needs of clients in select industries. The organization has more than 500 recommendations from state, regional, and national associations and buying groups and is rated A+ (Superior) by industry analyst A.M. Best® Company.

At Federated Insurance, It’s Our Business to Protect Yours.®

Pictured Front Row: Kurt Kirchner, Darlene Miller, Jeff Fetters, Tom Gabe, Jim Stack
Second Row: Tim Whicker, Narissa Rampey, Tammy Zegowitz-Smith
Third Row: Scott Aman, Mark Scharmer, Kristine Cox, Elsie MacMillan, Vernon West, Bill Kimbro
Fourth Row: Chris Wall, Mark Bernhard, Mike Kerr, Walid Alameddine, Tom Nobbe
Back Row: Chris Wyborny, Dave Szymanski, Jason Courter, Jim Thon, Sean Pick, Dave Schrembeck, and Jake Veldman