CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Jane Kornesczuk to Divisional Executive Vice President of its Executive Liability Division (ELD). Ms. Kornesczuk joined the Company in 1990. Over the last 23 years, she has held various positions of increasing responsibility including Chief Underwriting Officer.
Ms. Kornesczuk has responsibility for all ELD underwriting groups and regional offices in Chicago, New York, Princeton and Toronto, along with the Division’s marketing functions. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from DePaul University and has 27 years of industry experience.
About Great American’s Executive Liability Division
Great American’s Executive Liability Division, based in Schaumburg, Illinois, has been a prominent market for Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance (D&O) since 1986. In addition to D&O, the Division specializes in professional liability for private equity firms and also underwrites Employment Practices Liability and Fiduciary Liability insurance products. The Division has regional offices in Chicago, New Jersey, New York and Toronto.
About Great American Insurance Group
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 over 100 years (most recent rating evaluation effective on February 22, 2013). The members of the 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 and NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol AFG.