Berkley Program Specialists Announces New Website Launch

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NAPERVILLE, IL – Berkley Program Specialists, a leader in program business, is proud to announce the launch of its new interactive website. “A lot of thought went into how we would organize the abundance of information we have to relay to our current and potential Partners, making it as user-friendly to our visitors as possible,”… Read more »

W. R. Berkley Corporation climbs in Fortune 500® Ranking

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W. R. Berkley Corporation, parent company of Berkley Program Specialists, climbed the Fortune 500® rankings of the largest U.S. corporations in 2014 to 385, up from 409 in 2013. In addition, the Corporation was ranked 273rd in profitability among the 500 largest corporations and the 14th largest U.S. property and casualty insurer.

Berkley Program Specialists Appoints New Chief Claims Officer

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Naperville, Illinois, March 9, 2017 — Berkley Program Specialists, a Berkley Company®, announced today its recent hire of Cass Davis, who joins the executive leadership team as Senior Vice President and Chief Claims Officer. As Chief Claims Officer, Mr. Davis will be responsible for managing all aspects of program claims from strategic direction to operational… Read more »

Berkley Program Specialists Launches Inland Marine Program

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Naperville, Illinois, November 10, 2016 — Berkley Program Specialists, together with Specialty Program Solutions (SPS), recently created a new inland marine program to help protect mobile equipment and machinery used by logging, lumbering and construction companies located in the Southeast. Coverage for first party physical damage is extended to trade-specific items such as skidders, feller… Read more »

W. R. Berkley Corporation Expands Role of Gregory A. Douglas, President of Berkley Re Direct, to Include President of Berkley Program Specialists

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Greenwich, Connecticut, August 31, 2016 — W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) today announced that Gregory A. Douglas, president of Berkley Re Direct, will undertake the additional responsibility of president of Berkley Program Specialists. The appointment is effective immediately. Mr. Douglas joined W. R. Berkley Corporation as executive vice president and chief operating officer of Berkley… Read more »

Berkley Underwriting Partners Becomes Berkley Program Specialists

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Naperville, Illinois, September 13, 2013 — Berkley Underwriting Partners, a W. R. Berkley Company, today announced that it has changed its name to Berkley Program Specialists. The change better reflects the Company’s sole focus on program business and the importance of its program administrator relationships. Berkley Program Specialists will continue to be led by the same… Read more »