Marketing Contacts

Great American Insurance Group focuses on providing insurance to specialty niche markets. Our company consists of more than 30 highly diversified businesses that offer a wide range of specialty commercial property & casualty coverages and traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities. If you are interested in the products Great American offers, the people listed below can help connect you with others in their business.​​

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Division Contact Phone Description Distribution Prospecti​ng​/Appointing?
  • Accident & HealthChristy Wermuth267 751 3260Provides a wide array of customized accident insurance solutions for any of the following special risks: Participant Accident (Volunteers, Camp Programs, Daycare, Amateur/Youth Sports and Community Nonprofit Orgs), Student Accident (K-12) and Hotel Guest Accident.BrokersYes




  • AgriBusiness®Julie Barnhill513 763 8514Specializes in providing coverage for full-time operating farms and ranches and agricultural operations nationwide.Predominately retail with a few brokersYes, in all states except FL




  • Alternative MarketsRich Suter860 683 4746Specializing in Agency Captives, Group Captives, Elite Programs and Cyber Risk.




  • American Empire GroupPeter Neuberger513 369 5675Provides excess and surplus facility for brokerage firms that do business on a wholesale basis; offers Primary and Excess Casualty as well as Property coverage.WholesaleYes; note that certain appointment criteria may apply




  • Annuity GroupDonna Carrelli513 412 1518Offers a broad range of annuities in the education, financial institution and retail markets, with a goal of helping clients enjoy retirement.




  • AviationMike Chevrette732 875 0601Specializes in providing various coverage types to aviation-related risks.




  • BondsScott Leone617 936 7403, ext. 11Writes a wide range of surety products, including standard contract surety, commercial/miscellaneous surety and small fidelity.Wholesale/Broker and Retail AgenciesYes, in all states




  • CropDale Perry513 763 8470Products offered include the federally reinsured Multiple Peril Crop Insurance policies (MPCI) and numerous Named Peril Insurance Products.Independent agents and ag lending institutions




  • ECAJanna Johnson972 407 6330Provides Texas Nonsubscription and Oklahoma Option coverage to employers who opt out of their state's Workers' Compensation system.BrokersYes




  • EnvironmentalKent Pollaro646 564 5285Offers an exclusive focus on environmental insurance solutions to a wide variety of commercial customers. Our core products include contractor’s and fixed premises pollution liability policies, a combined contractor’s pollution and professional liability policy, closure/post closure insurance, as well as follow-form excess capabilities.BrokersYes, we operate on an open-brokerage basis




  • Equine MortalityKathy Sedlak352 369 4167One of the world's leading providers of equine mortality insurance and related coverages through professional equine independent agents.




  • Excess LiabilityLorri Colby859 609 7945Offers significant capacity of up to $50 million dollars for both Lead Umbrella and Excess Liability placements.




  • Executive LiabilityJon Starck630 897 4299A Specialized Management Liability facility writing Public Company and Financial Institution D&O, Private Company Management Liability, A-Side DIC Protection, Nonprofit D&O, EPLI, and Fiduciary, Private Equity, Cyber and Safety Consultants Liability.Independent Agents, Brokers, Program ManagersWork with licensed producers in all states and Canada - no minimum volume requirement




  • FCIA - Trade Credit & Political RiskNasrin Nourizadeh212 885 1502FCIA underwrites non-payment risk on international and / or domestic sales for companies or financial institutions financing those sales or seeking coverage on trade finance transactions. FCIA’s political risk insurance provides coverage against contract frustration risks, and asset and investment losses caused by various political events.




  • Fidelity / CrimeMichael Henning312 462 0523Specialize in providing fidelity/ crime insurance for commercial entities, financial institution and governmental business. We also offer specialized products including kidnap, ransom and extortion, as well as armored car and fine art.




  • Financial Institution ServicesPat Sinnard513 763 8568Provides risk management and product enhancement programs to vehicle lenders and lessors, commercial equipment lenders, auto dealers and mortgage lenders throughout the U.S. and Canada.




  • Great American CustomTy Robben213 430 4496Specialize in providing umbrella and capacity excess products as well as primary casualty products and Miscellaneous E&O that meet the needs of the commercial market.




  • Mid-ContinentJohn Gant918 588 1254Specializes in general liability, commercial auto and umbrella and inland marine coverages, and is a selected carrier for homebuilders in three states (OK, TX and FL).




  • National InterstateAmanda Genther800 929 1500 ext 5482Specializes in insurance for passenger transportation (charter, transit, limousine, paratransit, school bus), trucking companies, LP gas operations, waste operations, crane, rigging, heavy haul, specialized carriers, tow truck fleets, ambulance, and recreational vehicles.




  • Ocean MarineTom Morgan407 444 0309A specialist that provides coverages for the marine industry, including Cargo, Hull, Protection and Indemnity, Marine Liabilities, Marina & Boat Dealer Packages, MEL, Excess Liability, Bumbershoot, Vessel Pollution with COFR, as well as complete coverage packages.Agents, brokers and wholesalersYes; note that appointment criteria may vary by Ocean Marine office




  • Professional LiabilityReina Gregorio646 681 4971Provides Professional Liability/Errors & Omissions Insurance for non-medical professional service firms. Nationwide products are available for Accountants, Design Professionals, Miscellaneous Professionals (such as Consultants, TPA’s, Franchisors, etc.), Real Estate Agents & Brokers, Appraisers and Property Managers.Varies by Product Line: Retail, Wholesale, MGAYes




  • Property & Inland MarineJulie Kadnar513 287 8219Offers specialized coverage to the Communications, Construction, Education, Manufacturing, Medical/Health Services, Municipalities, Professional Services, Retail/Wholesale and Transportation industries.




  • Public SectorAndrew Kay804 396 6012Offers a comprehensive list of coverages tailored to the public entity marketplace, which can be written on either a reinsurance or excess insurance basis.Retail, wholesale, reinsurance brokersYes




  • Republic IndemnityRegina O'Connell818 382 1289Monoline specialist offering participating, non-participating and retrospectively rated workers' compensation policies on both an individual and a group basis.




  • Specialty E&SBen Shoemaker513 333 6932Specializes in primary and umbrella/excess liability coverages for manufacturers, distributors and importers; primary and umbrella/excess liability coverages for risk purchasing groups and excess facilities; liability coverages for SIR accounts; and product recall insurance for consumer goods, component parts and consumable products.Wholesale brokers and program administratorsYes




  • Specialty Equipment ServicesMark Eblin740 360 7361Offers Equipment Finance Solutions and Equipment Management Solutions to help manage risk and reduce overall expenses.




  • Specialty Human ServicesCasey Connor513 287 8251Offers industry-leading coverage to human and social service organizations. Our expert knowledge and unmatched service allows us to protect those who improve your community.Retail agentsYes




  • Strategic CompEd Grothaus770 325 3004Provides resources and expertise for Worker's Compensation needs to keep claims low, and uses a unique financial pricing structure that can yield immediate results and savings.




  • SummitMike Arnold863 665 6060A monoline provider of workers’ compensation insurance services throughout the Southeast. Summit is based in Lakeland, FL, and has offices in Baton Rouge, LA and Gainesville, GA.Retail agencies (no brokers / aggregators or clusters)Actively appointing new agencies in Indiana and Texas
    Indiana:
    Paul Marks
    888 546 1562
    Texas:
    Chris Neyrey
    888 200 3424
  • TruckingMark Calkin513 744 2044Specializes in insuring the unique exposure of the For Hire Trucker focusing on the Owner-Operator. Offers a broad menu of insurance solutions: Physical Damage, Non-Trucking Liability, Occupational Accident, Contingent Liability and Workers' Compensation.Mainly Retail Agents, some Wholesale AgentsYes




  • Unemployment Risk SolutionsDavid Ferron513 763 8313Individual supplemental insurance that protects against involuntary unemployment and cost-saving, risk management programs for self-insuring U.S. nonprofit employers that opt out of state unemployment systems.




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