Awards and Recognition

Cyril Whitter Receives Bermuda Lifetime Captive Achievement Award

September 13, 2022

Cyril Whitter is the recipient of the Bermuda Captive Conference's 2022 Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award for his commitment and contributions to Bermuda's captive insurance industry. Mr. Whitter's career in Bermuda's captive insurance space has seen him provide more than 44 years of service to both clients and industry peers. Read More


South Carolina Director Farmer Honored with NAIC's President's Award

December 16, 2021

Ray Farmer, director of the South Carolina Department of Insurance and immediate past president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), was recognized this week with the NAIC President's Award for Distinguished NAIC Leadership. The NAIC President's Award is given at the discretion of the current NAIC president. Read More


CICA Announces Topics for Its 2021–2022 College Student Essay Contest

November 30, 2021

The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) has announced the topics for its 2021–2022 "Using Captive Insurance Solutions To Address Coverage Gaps" essay contest for college insurance and risk management students. Contest winners will receive cash prizes and have the opportunity to present their winning papers at CICA's 2022 International Conference. Read More


SCCIA Recognizes Gary Osborne as Captive Person of the Year

November 24, 2021

The South Carolina Captive Insurance Association (SCCIA) has recognized Gary Osborne, vice president of alternative risk at Risk Partners, as its Captive Person of the Year. The annual award honors individuals for outstanding leadership and accomplishment on behalf of the SCCIA and the captive insurance industry in South Carolina. Read More


RIMS Recognizes IRS with Top 2021 Enterprise Risk Management Honor

November 15, 2021

The Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) recognized the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) with the society's 2021 Global Enterprise Risk Management Award of Distinction during the society's ERM Conference in New York. The ERM program helped the IRS remain resilient and navigate various challenges, RIMS said. Read More