As one of the longest running programs in the country Specialty Insurance has been managing its Restaurant and Tavern Program for over 30 years. Its now underwritten through Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, AM Best Rated A+ Superior, and continues to be one of the broadest and most competitive programs in the country. It is available in 21 States and will be expanding to others in the near future.
Management of the Company
The officers of the Company have a wide range of experience in the insurance industry and are each experts in their field.
President and Chief Executive Officer of Specialty Insurance Agency
Barry Moffett is the founder and owner of Specialty Insurance Agency which he formed in 1976 specializing in property, liability and liquor liability on restaurants and taverns. In 1984 the agency became a Managing General Agency for the Royal Insurance and now represents Allianz, the largest in the world. Barry oversees all functions of the agency including underwriting, claims and loss control. Barry graduated from Monmouth College and holds an LLB in law from LaSalle Extension University.
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of Specialty Insurance
Bill oversees accounting, data systems and administrative services. He served as CFO of Security Indemnity Insurance Company from 1992 thru 2004. Prior to joining Specialty Insurance in 1992, Mr. Moffett spent 23 years in the financial department with Bell of Pennsylvania, AT&T and Bell Atlantic in the areas of Corporate Accounting, Property & Cost Accounting, Data Systems, Financial Analysis and Treasury. Mr. Moffett is a graduate of Stevens Institute of Technology.
Vice President of Underwriting
Warren has been employed by Specialty Insurance Agency since 1988. Before joining Specialty Insurance Warren was the Underwriting Manager at Security Indemnity Insurance Company. Warren has also held management positions at The Hanover Insurance Company, Prudential Insurance Company of New Jersey and Homestate Insurance. Mr. Burker is a graduate of Wagner College.
Vice President of Claims
Mr. Harris has been employed by Specialty Insurance Agency since 2007. Bill has been in the insurance industry since 1987 and has held management positions with Riley & Fleming Adjusters, Ltd., Selective Insurance Company, Hertz Claims Management, Zurich North America Insurance Company, Great American Insurance Company and the NY State Insurance Dept. (Liquidation Bureau). His experience includes handling property, general liability and liquor liability claims for these companies. Mr. Harris is a graduate of Kean College.
Manager of Loss Control
Jeff has worked for Specialty Insurance Agency since 2006. Prior to joining the loss control department, Jeff worked as a Specialty Insurance program underwriter and he has more than 20-years commercial lines insurance industry experience. Mr. Danielson is a graduate of the University of Richmond and earned the Associate in Commercial Underwriting designation from The Institutes.