Venture Insurance Programs, a national insurance program administrator, announced today that Ken Kunzman has joined the company as senior vice president of Underwriting.
In his role, Kunzman will oversee day-to-day management of all underwriting operations, including pricing, structure and product implementation, for all Venture’s programs. He will also be responsible for development and maintenance of carrier relationships to ensure a strong partnership between Venture and its key markets.
“Ken brings extensive experience in underwriting, relationship building and new business development to the Venture underwriting team,” said Phil Harvey, Jr., Venture EVP, programs. “As Venture continues to see growth throughout our programs, we are confident that Ken’s underwriting leadership will help drive further success.”
Prior to joining Venture, Kunzman served as a senior production underwriter for MEMIC, underwriting profitable workers’ compensation policies for commercial clients. Previously he held senior underwriting positions at Chubb, Eastern Insurance Holdings, Inc., and Hanover Insurance.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia.
About Venture Programs
Venture Programs is a leading program manager that designs, underwrites and distributes industry-specific insurance packages. Based in West Chester, Pa., Venture has underwriting alliances with the world’s leading carrier groups, including Allianz, Chubb, RSUI, RLI, USLI, Zurich North America and Lloyd’s of London. Founded in 1993, Venture provides specialty insurance packages for select vertical industries—including golf and country clubs, city & social clubs, fitness facilities, health clubs, spas, human services organizations, hunting and fishing lodges, as well as commercial marine risks. Visit http://www.ventureprograms.com/.