CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Mark Vuono was promoted to Divisional President of its Environmental Division. Mr. Vuono joined Great American in 2007 as Divisional Senior Vice President of Underwriting for the Environmental Division. Prior to joining Great American, he served as Executive Underwriter for Worldwide Pollution within XL Insurance Company and has over 35 years of experience in the environmental insurance industry.
Mr. Vuono graduated from Kean College with a Bachelor of Science in Earth Science and earned a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from Washington State University.
Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the operations of Great American Insurance Group are engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialty commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. Great American Insurance Company has received an “A” (Excellent) or higher rating from the A.M. Best Company for more than 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) affirmed May 12, 2016). The members of Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), also based in Cincinnati, Ohio. AFG’s common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AFG.