Schaumburg, Ill. (May 31, 2017) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Jack Schmiege who will serve as a risk management consultant, focusing on providing insurance and risk management solutions to the healthcare industry with a specialty in ambulance services.

In his new role, Jack will help clients navigate unique and emerging areas of risk and then provide solutions that will drive operational improvement, while managing costs and efficiency. He will determine their level of risk by using Assurance’s Safety 360 analysis. This analysis looks at every aspect of a client’s risk management program and matches it against their claims history for a better roadmap to driving down insurance costs.

"The ability to effectively minimize risk for clients is vital to our culture," stated Marty Butler, senior vice president and practice leader. “To that end, it's important for us to continue hiring professionals, like Jack, who focus on and understand the unique risk factors in a specialized industry.”

Jack earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Mary’s University in Minnesota. He’s currently pursuing his Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation.

Jack will work out of Assurance’s Chicago office.

About Assurance
Assurance is among the largest and most awarded independent insurance brokerages in the U.S. A “Top 50” broker and repeated national “Best Place to Work” winner, Assurance creates value by minimizing risk and maximizing health for 6,000 businesses and individuals across the country. The company is headquartered in Schaumburg, IL with centralized office locations in Chicago, IL and St. Louis, MO. Visit Assurance at