PRINCETON, N.J., November 11, 2010 – Meadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc. (Meadowbrook, NYSE: MIG), a leader in specialty insurance programs based in Southfield, Michigan, today announced the appointment of Michael Chevrette as division manager of the company’s newly formed aviation program in Princeton, New Jersey. Curtis Kirkland, Regional Vice President, made the announcement.
“This appointment reaffirms our commitment to the aviation industry and will compliment our existing aviation program,” said Kirkland. “Mr. Chevrette is an aviation underwriting expert, and has spent the majority of his career working for major aviation specialty companies in New York. We are excited to announce his new role with us as his experience and expertise will surely prove to be an asset to our company and clients.”
In addition to his 15 years of experience in the aviation insurance industry, Mr. Chevrette holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from St. John’s University. He also has a Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), and Certified Aviation Insurance Professional (CAIP) designations.
Mr. Chevrette was previously in the United States Marine Corps where he served four years active duty as an air traffic controller.
About Meadowbrook Insurance Group
Meadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc. (Meadowbrook), based in Southfield, Michigan, is a leader in the specialty program management market. Meadowbrook includes several agencies, claims and loss prevention facilities, self-insured management organizations and seven property and casualty underwriting companies, including one in Bermuda. Meadowbrook has twenty-six locations in the United States. Meadowbrook is a risk management organization, specializing in alternative risk management solutions for agents, professional and trade associations, and small to medium-sized insureds. Meadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc.’s common shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “MIG.”