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January 2015

SPARTANBURG, SC—East Coast Underwriters (ECU), a managing general underwriter for Medical Stop Loss Insurance, proudly announces the addition of Gina Murphy Maness to the East Coast Underwriters Team as SME in Claims Management and Cost Containment. Gina has 25 years of experience in the self-funding industry most recently as the Operations Executive for CWIBenefits, Inc. East Coast Underwriters is very excited to have Gina on board as we continue to grow. ECU underwrites on behalf of Gerber Life Insurance (A.M. Best “A” rated) and Pan-American Life Insurance (“A” rated). East Coast Underwriters also underwrites for Blue Ridge Captive Solutions, a unique Stop Loss captive opportunity for self-funded employer groups.


East Coast Underwriters hires Gina Murphy Maness as Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Claims Management and Cost Containment.

SPARTANBURG, SC—East Coast Underwriters (ECU), a managing general underwriter for Medical Stop Loss Insurance, proudly announces the addition of Gina Murphy Maness to the East Coast Underwriters Team as SME in Claims Management and Cost Containment.

Gina has 25 years of experience in the self-funding industry most recently as the Operations Executive for CWIBenefits, Inc. Prior to working at CWI, Gina was the EVP of Operations for one of the largest Third Party Administrators in the country. Gina received her Bachelor's in Nursing from D’Youville College and a Master’s degree in Nursing Administration from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Aaron Wilkie, President of ECU, is thrilled to have Gina on board. “We are so excited to have Gina join our team. Her experience, reputation and knowledge of claims management is outstanding. Our clients will benefit greatly from this new addition” says Wilkie.

East Coast Underwriters underwrites on behalf of Gerber Life Insurance (A.M. Best “A” rated) and Pan-American Life Insurance (“A” rated). East Coast Underwriters also underwrites for Blue Ridge Captive Solutions, a unique Stop Loss captive opportunity for self-funded employer groups. For more information, please visit our website at www.ecumgu.com

August 2014

ECU welcomes Andrea Brokamp to the Sales & Marketing Team – August, 2014

Andrea Brokamp recently graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Economics. After graduation, she immediately began the MBA program at East Carolina University and studied abroad in Germany for a semester while she completed some classes for the program. Andrea currently resides in Spartanburg with her husband Austin, who attends the osteopathic medical school (VCOM) in Spartanburg. Andrea will be assisting with marketing and sales for East Coast Underwriters and looks forward to meeting all who work with East Coast Underwriters.

July 2014

ECU welcomes Travis Moffatt to the Underwriting Team – July, 2014

Travis Moffatt graduated from Chesnee High School in the spring of 2000 and shortly thereafter joined the U.S. Army Reserves. After completing training he attended Wofford College and graduated in 2006 with a B.A. in English Literature. In that same year he was Honorably Discharged from the U.S. Army Reserves after completing his term of service. In his free time, Travis enjoys reading and spending time with family and friends. He was offered a position with ECU in June of 2014 as an underwriter after managing a small finance company for five years. He has lived in and around Spartanburg for most of his life.

Blue Ridge Captive Solutions Opens July, 2014

East Coast Underwriters is happy to announce the opening of Blue Ridge Captive Solutions (BRCS). BRCS is a captive program that is underwritten by ECU and seeks to achieve economies of scale by allowing smaller Employers to pool their risk. Aaron Wilkie, President of East Coast Underwriters, “quote”.

June 2014

ECU has moved! June, 2014

East Coast Underwriters is now located in the heart of downtown Spartanburg, South Carolina. The new office is located in Morgan Square and is above a popular Authentic Italian Restaurant, Renato’s. Downtown Spartanburg is growing tremendously, attracting young people and stimulating small businesses



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