WESTCHESTER, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Westbrook Insurance Services, LLC, a full-service insurance brokerage firm, today announced the further strengthening of its communications and marketing strategy with the appointment of Christine Seitz as Vice President and Director of Communications, a new role within the company.
“Given our expanded expertise and capabilities, Chris’s experience and background in both external and internal communications, combined with her proven track record of execution and understanding business needs, is critical to helping us build company awareness, effectively communicate and grow our business.”
Seitz’s extensive experience as a communications expert in the insurance industry will prove invaluable as she works with senior management and team leaders to enhance American Westbrook’s profile within the Chicago area and beyond, and to expand its strategic integrated communications plan.
In her role, Seitz will direct promotion and public relations activities, oversee digital communications and work with sales and marketing teams to boost communication with targeted external audiences.
Kent Nelson, President and CEO of American Westbrook, commented, “Given our expanded expertise and capabilities, Chris’s experience and background in both external and internal communications, combined with her proven track record of execution and understanding business needs, is critical to helping us build company awareness, effectively communicate and grow our business.” He added, “We’re thrilled to have Chris join our team—she is a creative self-starter with exceptional people, core messaging and strategic skills.”
Seitz has 20 years of experience as a communications professional, 17 of which have been in insurance brokerage, strategically planning, developing content and promoting engagement while working across all levels of an organization. Prior to her new role, Seitz was Senior Communications Specialist for the Midwest Region with Willis Group in Chicago and its predecessor companies for the past 12 years, managing marketing communications, public relations and employee communications. Seitz also served as Communications Manager at Aon Risk Services in Chicago for nearly five years.
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About American Westbrook
American Westbrook Insurance Services, LLC is located in Westchester, Illinois. A full-service insurance brokerage firm, American Westbrook is a single source for business and personal insurance needs– Property and Casualty, Employee Benefits, Best Practices Human Resources, Executive Liability, Personal Insurance and Financial Services options. Visit www.amwestbrook.com for more information on American Westbrook.