Walnut Creek, California-based Heffernan Insurance Brokers Inc. said on Wednesday that Vice President Brian Dantzig has been named president of retail, among other leadership changes.
Heffernan said all retail branches will report to Dantzig.
The broker also named Elizabeth Bishop, who is now vice president, chief sales officer for the company, where she will oversee key sales strategies, producer training and Heffernan’s niche practices.
Ms. Bishop will continue her oversight of personal lines, Petaluma, California, commercial and Portland, Oregon, operations and work directly with Mr. Dantzig, the statement said.
In addition, John Tallarida, now Vice President and CEO of the London-based Heffernan unit Costero Brokers Ltd., will be Heffernan̵7;s director of carrier relations and oversee all insurance relations for the Heffernan Group.
He will also be responsible for Heffernan’s new cyber panel initiative and will continue as Costero’s CEO, the statement said.