IBANY Announces 2018 Insurance Person of the Year.


* The Insurance Brokers' Association of the State of New York (IBANY) has announced that Elizabeth Heck, President and CEO of Greater New York Insurance Companies, is the 2018 Insurance Person of the Year.

Each year, insurance professionals are asked to submit nominations for the Insurance Person of the Year. Nominees are individuals known for their level of engagement within the insurance industry, their positive contributions to the advancement to the industry, their encouragement and fostering of young professionals entering the industry, and participation in their community or charitable organizations. All nominations are presented to the Board who then votes to determine the recipient of the Award.

Elizabeth Heck joined Greater New York Insurance Companies in 2001 and served as Chief Financial Officer before being named President and Chief Operating Officer in 2010. In 2015, she was named Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Heck began her career with one of the "Big Four" accounting firms, and went on to work for two national carriers, holding high-level financial positions prior to...

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