Bruce Roznowski has announced that he is retiring from his position as Senior Vice President of the AEGIS Claims Division, effective July 31. Bruce joined AEGIS in 1992 and he has led the Claims Division since 1994. We thank Bruce for his many years of superior claims management, his continuous efforts to advance the technological capabilities of the Division, and his dedicated service to AEGIS and our members. We wish Bruce all the best in retirement.
Jeff Schupack has been promoted to Senior Vice President, and he will assume Bruce Roznowski’s responsibilities as the Claims Division Head. Jeff joined AEGIS in 1988 as a Claims attorney. Since 1996, he has served as Vice President/Senior Counsel, and in 2009 he took on the additional role of overseeing our Human Resources function. Please join us in congratulating Jeff on his new position.
Many of you will recall that Tony Calega retired from his role as Senior Vice President of the AEGIS Loss Control Division in May. Tony joined AEGIS in 1995, and he served as the Loss Control Division Head since 2009. During his tenure, the number of Loss Control services, educational events and publications grew significantly, and now more than 220 AEGIS member companies work with AEGIS Loss Control to help reduce the cost of risk for their own companies and the membership as a whole, while maintaining safe and reliable operating systems. We thank Tony for his many years of dedicated service to AEGIS and our members, and we wish him all the best in retirement.
Howard Somers, a Senior Utility Consultant in the AEGIS Loss Control Division, has been promoted to Vice President, and he will assume the Loss Control Division Head responsibilities of Tony Calega. Prior to joining AEGIS, Howard served in a number of capacities with ConEd in New York, including General Manager of Electric Construction and General Manager of Facilities. Please join us in congratulating Howard on his new position.
Bill Hillman has joined AEGIS as Senior Vice President – Underwriting. Bill comes to us from Guy Carpenter & Company where he served as Managing Director responsible for a portfolio of major property and casualty reinsurance clients. He has been the reinsurance broker for AEGIS for the past 15 years and knows the company very well. In his new position, Bill will be leading a number of strategic functions and initiatives, including reinsurance and enterprise risk management, and working with Bill Cullen on various underwriting matters. Please join us in welcoming Bill to AEGIS.