Category Archives: Insurance

Colonial Life honored by S.C. Chamber for charitable impact

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 13, 2018) — Colonial Life, a company that has shown commitment to community engagement and giving throughout its 80-year history, will be recognized this month with the SC Branded Charitable Impact Award from the S.C. Chamber of Commerce. The SC Branded Awards honor local initiatives, locations, products, and events that make up…
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Sentinel Risk Advisors–People on the Move

Melissa O. Cole is managing director of the newly opened Columbia office of Sentinel Risk Advisors, a Raleigh-based risk management and insurance firm looking to expand its footprint in the Palmetto State. Sentinel’s Columbia office is open for business at 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 513, in the Synergy Business Park. Cole leads a 10-person team…
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Brian Beatson joins employee benefits division at South Risk Management

[caption id="attachment_17730" align="alignleft" width="240"] Brian Beatson[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. – Brian K. Beatson has joined South Risk Management as a member of the Employee Benefits team. Brian has worked in the broker agency side of the business for 18 years as an employee benefits producer handling small and large companies’ benefits programs, helping to secure all…
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IBHS: Shut the Doors on Hurricane Michael!

RICHBURG, S.C. -- Shutting all interior doors of your home, in addition to protecting all exterior openings, is an important and simple precaution that all homeowners should take to reduce storm forces on their roof and protect homes from avoidable hurricane wind damage, according to extensive research conducted by the Richburg-based Insurance Institute for Business…
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Beware of Fraud! IBHS Recommends Following 8 Essential Steps to Hire Quality Roofing Contractors to Rebuild Post-Hurricane Florence

RICHBURG, S.C., Oct. 8, 2018 – As families begin to rebuild after the devastation of Hurricane Florence, the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) recommends that homeowners stay vigilant against being victimized by fraudulent roofing contractors. A recent conviction in the Houston area of a fraudulent contractor taking advantage of homeowners following Hurricane…
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Turbeville Insurance Agency Hires Jack Godbold To Spearhead Small Commercial Insurance Division

[caption id="attachment_17243" align="alignnone" width="2840"] Jack Godbold[/caption] Columbia, SC (September 21, 2018) – Turbeville Insurance Agency (TIA) recently hired Jack Godbold to the company’s executive team as the Small Commercial Lines Director. In this role, Godbold will also oversee many of TIA’s high valued homeowner policies. Godbold comes to the agency with a 28-year background in…
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NAIFA-SC Hosts Life Insurance Awareness Day September 27th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 18, 2018 Contact: Executive Director, Ashley Hunter Ahunter@mpastrategies.com Columbia, SC - The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors - SC Chapter (NAIFA-SC) is excited to announce Life Insurance Awareness Day on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 10:00a.m. at the South Carolina State House. In an effort to bring attention to…
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