Schaumburg, Ill. (August 28, 2017) – Assurance, a Top 50 U.S. insurance brokerage, is proud to announce the hiring of Whit Hudson who will serve as a Vice President in the Property and Casualty division. With over 18 years of experience, he specializes in minimizing risk and maximizing health for clients in the manufacturing industry. 

In his new role, Whit reduces workers’ compensation costs for manufacturing clients through different claims management strategies, advanced safety techniques, wellness initiatives and alternative risk financing. He also focuses on Business Interruption and Management Liability coverage to bring the best possible solutions to his clients.

“Whit is extremely hands-on and relationship-driven with all of his clients. He looks after the financial well-being of a company to determine the best way to protect the company’s assets through insurance and risk management,” stated Tony Chimino, CEO and Chairman at Assurance. 

Whit earned his Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management and Marketing from the University of South Carolina. He’s a member of the Technology and Manufacturing Association and the National Association of Manufacturing. 

Whit will work out of Assurance’s Schaumburg headquarters. 

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