Consolidated’s Andrew Gisriel Named to Aspire Agent Group by Penn National Insurance

Penn National Insurance recently named Andrew Gisriel, CLCS, CAWC of Consolidated Insurance to the Aspire Agent Group, a select group of talented insurance professionals who are newer to the property-casualty insurance industry and who demonstrate outstanding career potential. The group, whose members come from states throughout the eastern half of the United States, will meet regularly to share ideas and engage in training to strengthen their skills in serving customers and responding to new insurance challenges and opportunities.andrew-headshot

At a recent Aspire Agent Group session, participants studied the following topics:

    • Cyber security
    • Cyber liability
    • Employment practices liability insurance
    • Workers’ compensation managed care, including return-to-work programs and drug testing
    • Financial report analysis
    • Premium audit

Gisriel, a Risk Advisor in Consolidated’s Commercial Lines division, said, “I’m excited and flattered to be chosen as a member of this elite group of agents and am looking forward to the sessions. Having been a licensed Risk Advisor for almost three years, I continue to educate myself so that I can better serve my clients. To be able to do that within a select group like this is a terrific opportunity. Consolidated and Penn National’s partnership is invaluable in providing our customers with excellent risk management.”

Chris Sears, president and CEO of Penn National Insurance, said, “We benefit from outstanding, long-term relationships with agency staff members who have represented us for many years, or decades, and with many agencies at the 50-year and some at the 75-year milestone. By investing in relationship-building with newer agents, we are laying the foundation for continuity and additional business growth.”