Insurance Insurance on Wednesday announced the 40 winners of their 2021 Break Out Awards.
The award ceremony program recognizes the next generation of insurance industry leaders. Nominations are open to anyone who works in the commercial insurance and risk management sector and who has no more than 15 years of experience in the industry.
The 40 winners are divided into four regions in the United States. The 2021 winners are:
Chris Butler, Velocity Risk Underwriters LLC
Gerran Geyser, CNA Financial Corp.
Cody Griffin, Zurich North America
Laura Johnson, Axa XL, a unit of Axa SA
Stacie Kroll, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Bradley Nebel, BMS Group
Rob Quast, The Kroger Co.
Lacy Rex, Oswald Cos.
Sam Tashima, Aon PLC
David Wald, Aclaimant Inc.
Charlotte Allen, Commonwealth Financial Network
Neuris Chalas, Swiss Re Ltd.
Olivia Derderian, Great American Insurance Co.
Kevin Johnson, Munich Reinsurance America Inc
Marek Krowka, American International Group Inc.
Kimberly Mann, Marsh LLC
Raymond Mascia Jr., Anderson Kill PC
Lian Phua, Axa XL, en unit of Axa SA
Christopher Pizzo, Fox Rothschild LLP
Miranda Rodriguez, Brookfield Asset Management
Emily Beach, Marsh LLC
Edward Brown, Wiley Rein LLP
Renee Bruns, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
Latosha Ellis, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
Felipe Garcia, Alliant Insurance Services Inc.
Daniel Jones, Aon PLC
Kevin McCarthy, IBTX, a unit of Acrisure LLC [1
Karen Salmon, Gallagher Bassett Services Inc.
Robe rt Webber, Burns & Wilcox Ltd.
Stephanie Bozzuto, Cannabis Connect Insurance Services Inc.
William Cea, Brown & Riding Insurance Services Inc.
Ashley Fong, Carpe Data
Shannon Gundersen, Atlas General Insurance Services, a unit of Risk Placement Services Inc.
Jessica Hanneman, Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC
Brett Richesin, Alliant Insurance Services Inc.
Conor Sweeney, CNA Financial Corp.
Chris Theveny, Crum & Forster Holdings Corp.
Caroline Thompson, Cowbell Cyber Inc.
Amy Torres, CFC Underwriting Ltd.
The winners will be recognized at a virtual event on June 24, 2021 and profiled in the June issue of Business Insurance .