About

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Business Insurance is the authoritative news and information source for risk managers, brokers, and all providers of insurance products and services. 

Cited by the U.S. Treasury in their Annual Report* on the Insurance Industry along with sources such as The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, and the Harvard Business Review, Business Insurance was mentioned four times for their stellar reporting on the insurance industry.

Business Insurance delivers in-depth analysis on new- and emerging risks, case studies of successful programs, market intelligence on trends, and guidance on how to capitalize on opportunities and overcome challenges. Business Insurance covers core risk management and insurance areas such as property/casualty insurance, captive insurance, and enterprise risk management.

*Reference pages 39, 40, 41, and 138 of the report here

HISTORY

In 2019, Beacon International Group, Inc. acquired Business Insurance Holdings with plans to expand the reach and depth of the media company across national and International borders. Beacon is part of a family of companies that has been in insurance publishing since 1889. Business Insurance was founded in 1967 by Crain Communications, Inc. and celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2017.

Business Insurance editorial staff, correspondents, sales and administrative staff members are situated in major US and international cities.

OUR TEAM

ADVERTISING

KEITH KENNER
PUBLISHER
312-833-4099
kkenner@businessinsurance.com

RON KOLGRAF
MAJOR ACCOUNTS DIRECTOR, EASTERN US & INTERNATIONAL
508-243-2690
rkolgraf@businessinsurance.com

SUSAN STILWILL
Head of Sales, Events & Reprint Sales Manager
312-636-7222
sstilwill@businessinsurance.com

Brian McGann
Marketing & Audience Development
917-678-7082
bmcgann@businessinsurance.com

LEADERSHIP

STEVE ACUNTO
PRESIDENT
sa@businessinsurance.com

Stephen Acunto, JR.
SVP, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
stephen@businessinsurance.com

EDITORIAL

GAVIN SOUTER
EDITOR
gsouter@businessinsurance.com

CLAIRE WILKINSON
DEPUTY EDITOR
cwilkinson@businessinsurance.com

LOUISE ESOLA
ASSISTANT EDITOR
lesola@businessinsurance.com

JUDY GREENWALD
SENIOR REPORTER
jgreenwald@businessinsurance.com

ANGELA CHILDERS
REPORTER
achilders@businessinsurance.com

MATTHEW LERNER
REPORTER
mlerner@businessinsurance.com

John Obrecht
COPY CHIEF
jobrecht@businessinsurance.com

BRIAN GAYNOR
COPY EDITOR
bgaynor@businessinsurance.com

ANDY TOH
DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH, PLANNING AND INSIGHTS
atoh@businessinsurance.com

AFFILIATED COMPANIES

 

CONTACT OUR TEAM Contact us to create your ideal promotional plan

KEITH KENNER

PUBLISHER 312-833-4099 Email Keith Kenner

RON KOLGRAF

MAJOR ACCOUNTS DIRECTOR, EASTERN US & INTERNATIONAL 508-243-2690 Email Ron Kolgraf
MAJOR ACCOUNTS DIRECTOR, EASTERN US & INTERNATIONAL
508-243-2690
Email Ron Kolgraf

SUSAN STILWILL

HEAD OF SALES, EVENTS & REPRINT SALES MANAGER 312-636-7222 Email Susan Stilwill
HEAD OF SALES, EVENTS & REPRINT SALES MANAGER
312-636-7222
Email Susan Stilwill

ANDY TOH

DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH, PLANNING AND INSIGHTS 508-243-2690 Email Andy Toh
DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH, PLANNING AND INSIGHTS
508-243-2690
Email Andy Toh

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