Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group | a W. R. Berkley Company
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BERKLEY MID-ATLANTIC GROUP LAUNCHES NEW SMALL BUSINESS PRODUCT
Berkley AdvantageTM Combines Broad Coverage Capability, Flexibility for Small Business Owners
RICHMOND, Va. (Sept. 30, 2014) – Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group (BMAG), a W. R. Berkley Company, today announced that it has launched a new insurance product for small businesses in Kentucky, Ohio and Pennsylvania called Berkley AdvantageTM. The product is expected to be available in additional states in November.
Berkley AdvantageTM is BMAG’s proprietary property and casualty insurance product that is specifically designed and customized for small businesses. It offers agents and their customers greater coverage flexibility by combining the advantages of a businessowner’s policy (BOP) with that of a package policy. Coverages and limits may be tailored to the specific needs of each client, who only pay for the protection desired.
“Berkley AdvantageTM provides flexible coverage and competitive pricing for agents and their small business customers,” said Nancy Newmister, senior vice president and chief underwriting officer at Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group. “Our desire is to assist BMAG agents with growing their business and attracting a wider spectrum of accounts.”
BMAG offers coverage to several hundred classes of small businesses, including professional offices, retailers, service industry, wholesalers, medical offices, contractors, hotels, manufacturers, restaurants, and many more. Using Berkley Link, BMAG’s online quote system, Berkley AdvantageTM provides agents quick and bindable quotes with competitive pricing.
“BMAG agents can submit any size commercial account and our local, dedicated underwriting team will work with them to find the right fit within Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group,” said Susan Young, CPCU, director of small business.
Agents should contact their local Territory Manager to learn more or visit the Agency Portal Agency Portal for additional information.
About Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group
Berkley Mid-Atlantic Group, a W. R. Berkley Company, is a commercial lines property and casualty insurance group providing underwriting, loss prevention, claim, marketing and sales, as well as audit services for agents and policyholders. The company takes a generalist approach to the market, providing competitive coverage for all size businesses. Policies are issued exclusively through independent agents, who serve the company’s policyholders throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. For more information, visit our website at www.wrbmag.com.
Products and services are provided by one or more insurance company subsidiaries of W. R. Berkley Corporation. Not all products and services are available in every jurisdiction, and the precise coverage afforded by any insurer is subject to the actual terms and conditions of the policies as issued.
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