Category Archives: Insurance

Colonial Life names new vice president of claims, contact center and account services

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Charlene Glidden has been named vice president of claims, contact center and account services at Colonial Life. [caption id="attachment_24199" align="alignleft" width="200"] Charlene Glidden[/caption] In this role, she is responsible for premium and billing, account and policyholder administration, policyholder contact center, claims operations and support services. In addition, she oversees customer experience for…
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Ad Boyle becomes director of Employee Benefits at South Risk Management

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Risk Management is proud to announce that Ad Boyle was recently named director of the company’s Employee Benefits division. [caption id="attachment_23886" align="alignleft" width="240"] Ad Boyle[/caption] With this designation, he will be responsible for the strategic direction of this division. He will assume responsibility for current staff and all future hires. Mr.…
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Aflac Awards $125K in Grants to SC Nonprofits

17 local nonprofits receive grants supporting health & well-being, education, and community development programs Columbia, S.C. — Aflac is granting $125,000 to 17 local nonprofits working on projects that support health & well-being, education, and community development programs. The selected organizations and their projects are: Autism Academy of SC’s Preschool Parenting Groups, a parent training…
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Colonial Life leads voluntary benefits industry in sales growth – again

COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 10, 2019) — For the second straight year, Colonial Life has been named the fastest-growing voluntary benefits company among large carriers by Eastbridge Consulting Group. Colonial Life’s voluntary sales grew 8 percent in 2018, totaling $561 million. That’s the biggest growth of any company with more than $150 million in annual sales…
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David Wells Joins IMG

David W. Wells, ChFC, CRPC, Director of Financial Services, David Joins the IMG Team David has joined Insurance Management Group as its Director of Financial Services, specializing in comprehensive financial analysis and client centric financial strategies. “The challenges and complexities of today’s economic environment warrants focused collaboration and coordination in one’s financial decision making, and…
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Bradley Insurance Group Named “Diamond Achiever” in South Carolina

[caption id="attachment_21964" align="alignleft" width="250"] L to R: Lynn Haynes, Frankenmuth Insurance Commercial Lines Senior Field Manager; Brad Bradley of Bradley Insurance Group; Craig Alarie, Frankenmuth Insurance Southeast Commercial Lines Director[/caption] Columbia, South Carolina Agency Named State’s Best in 2018 Bradley Insurance Group of Columbia, South Carolina has been named “Diamond Achiever” for the state of…
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Mappus Insurance is growing and adding to their team

Mappus Insurance Agency, Inc. headquartered in Mount Pleasant, SC recently moved their Columbia operations to accommodate their growing team. Their new office will be located at 600 Columbia Ave in Lexington and is lead by David Watson, Partner and President of Commercial Insurance. Added to the team is Laura Thompson who will be a commercial…
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Theodore & Associates Insurance choose United Way of the Midlands as its “Commit to Cola” charity of the quarter

Columbia, S.C. (April 24, 2019) – Theodore & Associates Insurance announced donations from its quarterly referral program “Commit to Cola” will support United Way of the Midlands. “We are thrilled to be supporting United Way’s incredible mission with our Commit to Cola Referral Program,” said Drew Theodore, President of Theodore & Associates Insurance. “United Way…
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BlueCross and BlueChoice® Receive Customer Service Awards

BlueCross and BlueChoice® Receive Customer Service Awards Columbia, S.C. – For the sixth year in a row, the customer service advocates (CSAs) of BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice® HealthPlan have received recognition for providing superior service to the companies’ members. This acknowledgement of achievement comes from customer service tracking firm Service Quality Management…
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Colonial Life recognizes top customer service employees

[caption id="attachment_20963" align="alignnone" width="2099"] Colonial Life's 2019 Aspire winners[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 21, 2019) — Fifty-one Columbia-based employees of Colonial Life and Unum were recently recognized for superior customer service. The group selected for the company’s prestigious Aspire program was chosen from more than 1,200 employees in Columbia and nationwide field offices based on their…
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