John A. Babson joins South Risk Management team as VP

John A. Babson

COLUMBIA, S.C. – John A. Babson has joined the team at South Risk Management, LLC, as senior vice president of commercial insurance operations.

John started with the company Jan. 15.

He is a 30-year veteran of the insurance industry, much of it here in Columbia. He sits on numerous insurance carrier advisory boards and is well respected as one of the leading construction risk advisers in the Southeast.

“We are thrilled to have John on our team of insurance professionals,” said Patrick McKain, a founding partner of South Risk Management. “With construction being a focus for SRM, having John on our team will provide immediate strength and expertise in this area and others, to include specialized market representation, increased product offerings to our clients, and second-to-none client relationships throughout our state.”

About South Risk Management, LLC

South Risk Management was founded in 2006 in Columbia, S.C. It provides risk-management services and products in four areas: construction surety bonds, commercial insurance, personal insurance, and employee benefits. South Risk Management focuses on building strong relationships with both insurance carriers and clients, bridging the gap between the industry and the companies and individuals it serves. South Risk serves customers in South Carolina and across the Southeast. Read more at

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