Professional Lines Update

J.E. Brown have partnered with some of the leading specialists in the professional liability world. We now represent eight distinguished insurance carriers for professional liability. Our A rated companies provide package and mono-line policies, as well as modular options to tailor coverage for unique risks. Whether it’s a client claiming the insured breached terms of a contract, or a merchant bank claiming the same when one of its clients has a credit card breach, our companies provide coverage for more than just negligence.

STAND ALONE RESIDENTIAL EARTHQUAKE INSURANCE

GeoVera

Announcing an expansion of our Geovera/Coastal Select Earthquake Coverage offering. In California, about 1 in 10 people buy earthquake insurance. Approximately 2 of the remaining 9 are interested, but don't buy coverage due to price or lack of perceived value. In addition to the traditional EQ coverage, we now have a Partial Limit/Equity Protector Option available. Offered by GeoVera Advantage Insurance Services Inc., this product is extremely versatile. What if you could choose the amount of coverage YOU WANT... Now you can! More details are below.

The AUGold Mine Promotion

To put a spotlight on the recently introduced Consultants Package Policy, the AU Gold team are offering an extra incentive to JE Brown producers. This promotion runs through Q3 2018, from July 1st to September 30th. Start Quoting Now!

Here's how it works:

The Hiscox NOW Summertime Incentive

Hiscox Now

Summertime is here! To kick things off, we're offering up to $550 in Amazon.com* Gift Cards** Want to get started? Quote NOW!

How does it work? Simple! Bind any class of business, and we'll track your progress through August 31, 2018. Payouts will be issued via email, during the week of September 3rd. Here's how the payout works:

The CSE Commercial Offering

CSE

CSE is well known in the Western United States for personal lines products, but you may be unaware of their commercial offering. Targeting smaller risks, CSE has a well defined appetite and competitive pricing. Writing on admitted paper, the product is well suited to accommodate garden variety apartments, HOAs, and PUDs. Below are highlights and a recorded training session recently held by our staff. Reach out to our staff for more info today!

End of the year message from AMIG

AMIG

Our partners at American Modern want to thank all of you for what you do. Please watch this short video with our thanks.

Janitorial Services Product: Positioned to Win

USLI

The USLI Janitorial GL product is particularly well positioned to help YOU win the business. Written on admitted paper, with an A++ rating, we proudly offer a direct bill option. This product can be rated online, by phone at 866-712-6781, or by traditional application submission. Below are some product highlights, as well as a recent webinar on the topic of selling janitorial GL. Login here to start quoting!

Hiscox NOW – Small Business Program

J.E. Brown has partnered with Hiscox NOW to offer you a quick and easy way to Quote and BIND small business insurance online, in minutes! Hiscox Insurance Company Inc. is ‘A’ rated (Excellent) by A.M. Best. 23 additional classes are eligible for BOP as of Jan 2018!

Just added: PL & GL coverage for Insurance Agents!

What is our appetite for Insurance Agents?

Our New Private Flood Option

Most agents have written some NFIP policies in the course of their careers, but many have not written Private Flood policies. JE Brown is excited to introduce a new partner with a great product - Superior Flood Inc., rated A (excellent) by AM Best. The product is underwritten by Lloyd's of London, not a WYO carrier. We are currently offering this product for commercial and residential risks in Arizona, California, Oregon, and Utah. For more information, contact your Regional Sales Manager.

Lucky 10 Lottery!

"L" isn't just the Roman numeral for 50, it's also the symbol for our joint promotion with American Modern. We're giving away $50 prizes through December 2017. Every two weeks, 10 lucky lotto winners will get $50 in an Amazon.com gift card.

Insuring a Home-Based Business

USLI

You may have never considered writing a policy for a home-based business, but the potential is enormous. It is estimated, that one in six households has some form of business exposure. Most of these business owners believe their homeowners policy is adequate for their insurance. This is not so. Homeowners policies have an absolute business liability exclusion, and low limits on business personal property. Whether it's inventory destroyed in a fire, or a customer falling on premises, the USLI home-based business product is what the customer needs.

Introducing Devon Park Specialty

DPSI

We're excited to announce a new carrier partner: Devon Park Specialty. DPS aims to efficiently tackle small to middle market accounts that require individual account underwriting. With the ability to write risks on a mono-line basis, or package, Devon Park brings added flexibility to the JE Brown offering. Products offered include professional, commercial, and excess. Download the applications and get started today!

Highlights:

We're $weetening the pot

American Modern Say "YES!" Sweepstakes

Dates: 4/20/17 to 10/31/17

Enter to win $500

How to play:

More ways to say YES!

Most insurance professionals dread the idea of turning away business. Partnered with American Modern, we're giving you more ways to say YES! to those tough to place personal lines risks. If you're reading this, you've taken the first step in learning how to properly cover unique or challenging properties. In addition to providing The Selling Tips to do so, AMIG is offering cash prizes along the way between 4/20/17 and 10/31/17.

Product Expansion: HiscoxNow

The HiscoxNow small business program offering just became more broad! With the introduction of coverage for Retail, Janitorial, and Landscape operations, HiscoxNow can consider over 150 classes of business. download the complete appetite guide Or start your quote now! Here are the highlights:

Aegis Manufactured Home Introduction

JE Brown announces a partnership with Aegis Security Insurance Company for manufactured home business in California. Aegis is an “A” rated insurer by A.M. Best (Financial Size VII) and admitted in CA. We are looking for a limited number of producers to obtain access to this product.

Highlights:

Construction & Premises Protective from USLI

Offered by USLI, this product offers Property & General Liability for Ground Up Construction and Renovation Projects. With recently reduced rates and enhanced coverage, we're excited to reintroduce the CPP!

Watch the webinar here:

Highlights:

  • General Liability

The passing of our founder, Jack E. Brown

We are saddened to announce the passing of J.E. Brown founder, Jack E. Brown. Jack passed away peacefully on December 1st surrounded by his loving family. Everyone who crossed paths with Jack knew him for his fun-loving and positive attitude, as well as, his generosity and genuine care for others. For those wishing to celebrate and remember Jack, we would ask that you honor his memory with a donation to the American Diabetes Association or American Cancer Society.

Hospitality & Liquor Lines with USLI

After writing liquor liability for the past 25 years, USLI continues to provide the coverage that businesses can rely on. The available liquor liability products are not only designed for small businesses in the hospitality industry, but for those seeking insurance for special events as well. By providing tools such as human resources services, pre-employment screenings, and marketing resources, USLI’s policies serve as valuable assets for those seeking coverage in a wide range of markets, such as:

  • Bars & Taverns

Instant Coverage for Artisan Contractors

Hiscox NOW recently expanded their appetite to include General Liability coverage for interior contractors, exterior contractors, and installation and repair contractors. To learn more about covered professions, coverage details, and claim scenarios, please download our artisan contractor handout PDF

Instant, paperless bind available for (but not limited to):