Awards and Recognition
At its annual conference, the Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA) presented its industry service award to Brady Young of Strategic Risk Solutions. Recipients are chosen annually by the VCIA Board of Directors in recognition of VCIA members that have best supported the captive insurance industry and made contributions to its overall vitality and general welfare.
This year's US "Captive Review" Awards recognized, both on the short list and as award winners, 9 Captive.com sponsors in 11 award categories. According to the official website, the awards recognize captive insurance products and services providers offering high levels of excellence over the past year.
This year, Bermuda will add 11 captive insurance companies to its Captive Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame was created by the industry in 2016 to highlight captive entities with a quarter-century commitment to the Bermuda market. More than 200 Bermuda-based companies now share the honor.
Bermuda captive insurance pioneer Brian R. Hall, OBE, a former director and president of Johnson & Higgins credited with taking the island's captive insurance industry to global relevance, will receive the third Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award at the upcoming Bermuda Captive Conference (June 11-13).
The Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) and Commercial Risk Europe have announced the European Risk Management Awards 2018.The awards recognize the highest achievers within the European risk management community and also reward excellence and innovation within the core service provider sector: insurers, brokers, and professional services.