ATLANTA, Ga., April 24, 2017 — Insurance Journal — Breckenridge Insurance Services announced insurance executive Thomas Elder, AU, ASLI, has joined the company as senior vice president/senior broker. Elder—a 17-year veteran of the specialized residential and commercial property investor, real estate owned (REO) and lender-placed risk management industry—will help further the strategic offerings of the organization as a key team member.
“Tom is highly regarded for his sound industry insights and proven relationship building skills. He understands the complexities surrounding property transactions and compliance issues and draws from his lending experience to achieve results,” stated Michael Eichhorn, president of the brokerage division.
Prior to Breckenridge, Elder successfully led the REO/lender-placed Insurance program at All Risks Ltd. as program manager. His background also includes having built three successful companies with multiple branches serving the traditional and reverse mortgage markets from loan origination to strategic development of new products and services. He began in the industry as a mortgage broker and quickly rose to manager and has earned several career accolades for top sales and team leadership throughout his career.
Breckenridge Insurance Group CEO Tracey Carragher added, “The depth and range of knowledge Tom has in this industry is impressive. We are pleased he will be collaborating with our entire team to help support our valued agent partners, property investors, lenders and servicers.”
Elder commented, “I’m excited to be a part of Breckenridge as it’s a dynamic company and culture with talented team members. To help drive its growth and create new offerings to serve clients better in the near future is an attractive opportunity indeed and I’m glad to be here.”
Elder can be reached at moc.sikcerb@redlet or 443.903.0010.
About Breckenridge Insurance Services:
Breckenridge Insurance Services is a national wholesale commercial insurance brokerage firm with more than three decades of experience in supporting agents and their clients. Focused on building long-term partnerships, the experienced brokerage group and its Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding team offers competitive coverage and consultation for a variety of standard and hard-to-place specialty risks. Breckenridge Insurance Services has eleven offices across the United States and continues to strategically expand its team and presence with more than 100 top-rated domestic and international carrier partners.
About Breckenridge Insurance Group:
Breckenridge Insurance Group, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., is an international specialty wholesale insurance broker, program manager, managing general agent (MGA) and insurance services provider. The company offers access to diverse range of commercial insurance and financial services products to businesses and professional services firms in a variety of industries. The company serves independent insurance agents, brokers, and legal and financial institutions throughout North America by way of Blue River Underwriters, OSC, Breckenridge Insurance Services, Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding group and InSpecialty innovative insurance solutions. For more information, please visit www.breckgrp.com or call 855.728.8822. CA Insurance License #0G13592