January 7, 2015 – Chicago, IL and Salt Lake City, Utah. Prime Insurance Company is an excess and surplus lines carrier that conducts business throughout the United States. The company provides solutions for very hard-to-place risks in the excess and surplus lines, property and casualty specialty insurance marketplace.
As part of their overall marketing strategy, the company attends many Independent Insurance agent conferences throughout the year and in 2014 decided to launch a campaign with a very special theme. Typically at the end of each show or conference the vendors hold a raffle drawing and award an iPad or Kindle to the lucky agent or broker. Prime Insurance Company decided to do something different and make a donation based on the number of business cards collected at the conference. The company donated $5.00 for each card and made a donation of $7,000.00 to the American Cancer Society in December of 2014. Prime is committed to helping people find solutions for success whether in providing coverage to help insure the most difficult risks, or coming up with a way to provide support in a more meaningful way such as this donation.
Prime appreciates the loyalty and patronage of producers throughout the country, but specifically recognizes those in Alabama, Arizona, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico, NorthCarolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Washington.
The 2015 campaign kicks off in late January, 2015, at the Big I of Nevada Conference in Las Vegas. The company plans to surpass the 2014 results and make a make a donation to the Semper Fi Fund at the end of 2015.
Rick J. Lindsey hails from Salt Lake City, Utah. He began working in the mailroom of his father’s Salt Lake City insurance firm, getting his introduction to the business that became his lifelong career. Lindsey quickly rose through the ranks while working in nearly every imaginable insurance industry job. As an entrepreneur, specialty lines underwriter, claims specialist, risk manager, and a licensed surplus lines broker, Rick Lindsey is highly skilled in all levels of leadership and execution. As he progressed on his career path, Rick discovered an urgent need for insurers willing to write policies for high-risk individuals and businesses. He was frequently frustrated that he could not provide the liability protection these entities desperately needed to safeguard their assets. He also formed the belief that insurance companies acted too quickly to settle frivolous claims. Lindsey decided to try a different approach. He started an insurance company and became the newly formed entity’s CEO. This opportunity has enabled Rick to fill a void in the market and provide a valuable service to businesses, individuals, and insurance agents who write high-risk business. Prime Insurance also specializes in helping individuals and businesses who live a lifestyle or participate in activities that make them difficult for traditional carriers to insure. If you’ve been denied, non-renewed, or canceled coverage, don’t give up quite yet. Chances are Prime Insurance can help.