Allstar News

Venture expands California underwriting team

Venture Underwriters, Inc. is proud to welcome two new members of their underwriting team. Tony Weddle joins the venture team as Vice President and Bill Davis joins the Venture Excess Division as Vice President.


Allstar Surety, Inc. announces partnership with Small Business Administration (SBA) and QBE North America

Allstar Surety, Inc. is pleased to announce a partnership with the Small Business Administration Bond Guarantee Program. Allstar Surety is representing QBE North America, writing bonds nationwide, through the SBA program. Click here to view the news release.


Venture Underwriters, Inc. Excess Division now offering $10M capacity

Venture Underwriters, Inc. is elated to announce $10M in dedicated excess capacity on both a supported and unsupported basis. The 5M x 5M product allows Venture to offer expanded excess capacity nationwide, backed by an A rated carrier. Click here to view the press release.


National Custom launches redesigned website

National Custom (NCI) launched a redesigned website March 14, 2017. Peter Thomas, President of National Custom, worked closely with the Allstar Advertising Division and Allstar Technology to streamline the new website building a stronger brand in the midst of company growth. Click here to view the National Custom website.


Outdoor Underwriters launches redesigned website

Outdoor Underwriters launched a redesigned website in early March 2017. The entire team at Outdoor Underwriters worked closely with the Allstar Advertising Division and Allstar Technology to update all product web pages and information. Additional functionality and contact forms were also added to web pages to generate new business leads. Click here to view the Outdoor Underwriters website.


RIS launches newly designed website

RIS (Recreation Insurance Specialists, LLC) launched their website late February 2017. Bill Hobbs, President of RIS, worked closely with the Allstar Advertising Division to develop a fresh branding strategy while building out the website. Click here to view the RIS Website.


Y-Risk Celebrates First Year Anniversary

Y-Risk, a Managing General Underwriter is pleased to be celebrating its first anniversary of operations. Read more.


Allstar Underwriters Update

Allstar Underwriters becomes exclusive representative for Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies' NCRF program in North Carolina. Read the press release here.


Paul Harrison Featured in Blog Series

Aspen MGA's Paul Harrison featured in the Insurance Technologies Corporation Rating Blog series. Read the article.


Venture Underwriters New Office Location

Venture Underwriters announces new Napa, CA office run by Michael Johnson, SVP.


Outdoor Underwriters Launches New Website

Outdoor Underwriters is excited to announce the launch of their new website design. View the site


Allstar Promotes Rosemarie Odom

Allstar is pleased to announce that effective November 28th, 2016, Rosemarie Odom will be assuming new responsibilities in the role of Executive Assistant to the senior management team. The members of the team are all looking forward to working with Rosemarie in her new role.

Also effective November 28th, Kara Gullo will be joining Allstar as Director of Human Resources. Kara comes to us with several years of experience in the human resources field and will be a great asset to Allstar.