WER-Women’s Executive Roundtable:
For over 20 years, the Women’s Executive Round Table has been meeting over dinner two to three times a year to network and to discuss relevant topics in a wide range of industries.
The next Women’s Executive Roundtable will be on Wednesday, October 18th. We are pleased to welcome Marilyn Matz as our guest speaker. Marilyn is the co-founder of Paradigm4, Inc., the creator of SciDB which is a computational DBMS used to solve large-scale, complex analytics challenges on Big and Diverse Data. Marilyn has served as its Chief Executive Officer since December 2009. Previously, Marilyn was a co-founder of Cognex Corporation and Senior Vice President and Business Unit Manager of its Vision Products Group. She served on the Board of Directors for LogMeIn, Inc. from September 2014 to February 2017 when it merged with a business unit of Citrix Systems, Inc. Marilyn holds an M.S. degree in Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
The Spofford Group is pleased to have sponsored the roundtable for the last five years. Please, email Lynne McCauley@spoffordgroup.com if you would like to be included in the next event.
If you are interested in attending, please contact Lynne McCauley at (781) 740-8990 or contact us here.
Hingham, MA—The Spofford Group Insurance Brokerage Ltd. is pleased and proud to announce that Manan Patel, Managing Director, has been selected as a winner of the prestigious 2017 Business Insurance Break Out Award.
Business Insurance’s Break Out Awards are selectively awarded to the top 40 professionals in the risk management and property/casualty insurance business across the United States. The previous Break Out Awards 40 under 40 were only limited to brokers. However, this time the competitors could be from any area of the industry–risk managers, brokers, insurers, reinsurers, wholesalers, captive managers, TPAs and other service areas. To be eligible to compete, the professionals must have 15 years of experience or less and demonstrate leadership and professional skills that set them apart from their peers.
Manan Patel has been working in the Insurance industry for over 13 years. Prior to joining The Spofford Group, Mr. Patel was Vice President and Senior Team Member at Marsh USA, Inc. Boston office in the Financial & Professional Liability Group (FINPRO) with specialization in the Financial Institutions and Technology industries. As a member of the FINPRO Innovation Council at Marsh, Mr. Patel was responsible for designing new products such as Cyber Cloud Protect.
A graduate of Boston College, Mr. Patel earned a BS in Finance and Accounting Information Systems graduating Cum Laude. Mr. Patel received his MBA in Finance and Strategic Planning from Boston University School of Management.
The awards’ ceremony will take place in New York City, NY on June 13, 2017.
Cyber Liability Event:
If you missed our Cyber Liability Event and would like information provided at the workshop, please contact Julie HoffmanHogan@spoffordgroup.com.