West Chester, Pa. — October 7, 2014 — Venture Insurance Programs (www.ventureprograms.com) today announced the promotion of Anne Marie Zamadics to underwriting manager for both Venture’s PREFERRED CLUB™ program for golf and country clubs and SUITELIFE® program for hotels and resorts.
In this new role, Zamadics is responsible for providing leadership, support and guidance to Venture’s underwriting team and aligning Venture’s goals with those of its carrier partners to provide quality solutions to clients. She will work closely with carriers to develop and refine underwriting guidelines while overseeing their compliance.
“Anne is an underwriting veteran with proven success at Venture in both new business development and renewals,” said Tina Land, chief operating officer of Venture. “We look forward to her further developing our carrier relationships, continuing the growth within our current programs and creating additional opportunity for expansion of the Venture brand.“
Zamadics has 25 years of underwriting experience, joining Venture in 1996 as a senior underwriter on the PREFERRED CLUB team. Most recently she served as underwriting supervisor for the PREFERRED CLUB and SUITELIFE teams. Prior to Venture, she was an account manager for Philip J. Harvey & Co., the retail agency of Venture founder and president, Philip J. Harvey. She spent six years at Crum & Forster, where she began her insurance career.
A resident of West Chester, Pa., Anne earned her bachelor’s degree in public administration from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and has her CPCU designation.
About Venture Insurance Programs
Venture Insurance Programs (www.ventureprograms.com) is a leading program administrator 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 Chubb, Allied World, RSUI, USLI, Zurich North America, ACE, Monitor and Lloyd’s of London. Founded in 1993, Venture provides specialty insurance packages for select vertical industries—including golf and country clubs, golf destination resorts, hotels, resorts, hunting and fishing lodges and city and social clubs.