Recent Posts OII member hacks for auto, home and safety
OII members span a broad range in size and scope. Their expertise shines in the vast array of helpful information they share each month. We want to acknowledge the sound advice our members offer. In this edition of OII Insurance Matters we’ve curated a number of recent posts that showcase their tips and tricks, ranging from personal protection to hacks for your home and auto. (VIEW POST) Final week to register: OII Annual Meeting Aug. 30-31
Just a reminder that the OII Annual Meeting is right around the corner. Registration is open through Thursday, Aug. 25. NE Ohioans: Storm-related insurance coverage, repair tips & more Road Debris Danger: An Eyesore and More
The August 30 “working lunch” session features insurance industry branding strategist Peter van Aartrijk. Leave your business cards behind for this conversation on Branding from the Inside Out, where everyone in an organization–from entry-level to the C-suite–has an important role to play. The luncheon event is open to OII members and guests, and lunch is on us!
Presenters at the Aug. 31 annual meeting include: Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted and State Rep. Heather Bishoff (D-Blacklick).
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An encounter with furniture, mattresses, garbage, and even appliances that litter our roadways is not uncommon. Unfortunately neither are crashes caused by improper (and often illegal) methods of transporting such items. In this edition of OII Insurance Matters, we take a look at the dangers of debris-related crashes, how to avoid them and how insurance protects you from assault by a flying mattress. And yes, it happens! (READ POST) Meet OII’s VP legal and government affairs
(July 26, 2016) Veteran public affairs and government relations professional, Michael D. Farley, recently joined the OII team as VP legal and government affairs. He will assume leadership of the association’s legislative and regulatory affairs initiatives, a position formerly held by OII’s newly appointed president Dean Fadel. Prior to joining OII, Farley was judicial and legislative affairs counsel at the Supreme Court of Ohio, previously serving as assistant director for legislative affairs at the Ohio Department of Insurance. (VIEW RELEASE) Dean Fadel is OII’s next president
(July 7, 2016) OII Board Chair Tim Timmel announced the retirement of long-time President Dan Kelso and the appointment of senior staffer Dean Fadel as its new president. The leadership transition will occur over the next several weeks. Another first for OII!
Fadel, formerly VP of Government Relations, joined OII in 1988, leading the association’s legislative and regulatory affairs division on behalf of its members. Kelso has been president of the OII and its predecessor organization, the Insurance Federation of Ohio, for the past 38 years. (VIEW RELEASE)
OII may represent P/C insurance companies in Ohio, but we recently received global acclaim. Earlier this month we received the Fundación MAPFRE International Insurance Award. OII is the first US recipient of a social outreach award from the foundation arm of our member company, MAPFRE (@MAPFRE). OII was selected for its InsuranceCareers.org website initiative. OII Insurance Matters takes a look at what this award means to the future of our insurance careers program. (VIEW POST)