People Moves: New Hires at Risk Strategies, NFP, Ames & Gough
Risk Strategies, a national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, hired Alison Murphy as national practice leader of private client services.
In this role, Murphy will develop and lead the overall national growth strategy for private client services. She will focus on enhancing the client experience for Risk Strategies’ high-net-worth clients and deliver tailored solutions to serve their insurance and risk management needs.
Murphy comes to Risk Strategies with 25 years of experience in the property/casualty insurance industry, the majority of which has been spent in the high-net-worth segment. Prior to joining, she worked for the PURE Group of Insurance Companies where she held various leadership positions, most recently serving as Eastern zone executive. Previously, she held various roles focused on business development and underwriting for AIG and The Chubb Corporation.
Source: Risk Strategies
NFP, an insurance broker and consultant that provides property/casualty, corporate benefits, retirement and individual solutions, hired Josh Wozman as senior vice president of public relations and communications. Wozman is responsible for helping to grow NFP’s global communications infrastructure as the firm strategically expands across North America and Europe.
Wozman comes to NFP from Willis Towers Watson, where he served as director and head of North America public relations, leading strategic external communications for the global advisory and brokerage company.
Prior to that, he served in a variety of communications roles for Burson-Marsteller, The PMI Group Inc., Shinoff Group, and the Consulate General of Israel. In all, he brings more than 20 years of marketing, communications and public relations experience to this new role at NFP. Wozman will report to Eric Boester, executive vice president and chief marketing officer.
Ames & Gough, an insurance broker and risk management consultant specializing in serving design professionals, law firms, associations/nonprofits and other professional service organizations, appointed Santina Ragonese as a senior account manager in the Boston, Massachusetts, office.
Ragonese, who has more than 10 years of experience handling property/casualty insurance for design firms, joins a team of Ames & Gough professionals serving the risk management and insurance needs of architectural and engineering clients.
Previously, she was an account manager for five years with Smith Brothers, an insurance broker in Glastonbury, Connecticut. Earlier, she held the same position at Maloney & Company LLC in Guilford, Connecticut. Prior to her roles in insurance, Ragonese worked for nearly a decade in mortgage banking with Royal Bank of Canada in Boca Raton, Florida.
Source: Ames & Gough