KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Rockhill Insurance Group announced today the hiring of Doug Goode as chief operating officer. Doug has more than 25 years of industry experience and most recently was a senior vice president with QBE North America in charge of sales strategy and new business processes. He previously spent time at Rockhill helping to form the company during its start-up mode, becoming familiar with its people and culture.
In his new role, Doug will lead and direct all marketing, business development and specialty underwriting functions, and will play a key role in policy formation and overall company strategy, reporting to Senior Vice President Jessica Buss.
Rockhill is a subsidiary of the State Auto Group, the members of which are rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best Co.