Health Insurance Update: The Real Cost of Healthcare

The healthcare industry has been undergoing a major shift in how insurers pay providers, against that backdrop the state began implementing the ACA mandates

The healthcare industry, over many years, has been undergoing a gradual but major shift in how insurers pay providers. Against that backdrop, the state began implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) mandates, several of which the federal government has delayed or amended since. The ACA or Obamacare, as it has become known,… [More…]

LP Insurance Welcomes Jason Viechnicki to Las Vegas Team

LP Insurance Services, Inc. proudly announces the appointment of Jason Viechnicki to the Las Vegas sales team.

LP Insurance Services, Inc. proudly announces the appointment of Jason Viechnicki to the Las Vegas sales team. Viechnicki, formerly a Senior Marketing Representative for Philadelphia Insurance Company, has more than seven years of insurance experience throughout the Southwest. As an LP Insurance Sales Executive, he is responsible for supporting clients in all their insurance efforts… [More…]

Allstate Seeking 60 Insurance Agents in Nevada

For those who want to start a new career, Allstate Insurance Company is looking expand in Nevada. The company plans to appoint 60 new agents.

For those who want to start a new career in the new year, Allstate Insurance Company is looking expand in Nevada. The company plans to appoint 60 new insurance agents in 2014. “Nevada’s strong economy is fueling this expansion plan; we target cities and areas that show growth and increasing demand as a part of… [More…]

September 2013: Around the State

Nevada business news - September 2013: Around the State

Home Prices Rise for 18th Month in a Row According to the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR), Southern Nevada home prices have been on the rise for 18 straight months. In fact, home prices are 35.3 percent higher than they were a year ago. The average home price bottomed out in January of 2012… [More…]

Perry Noonan Retires from Western Risk Insurance; Names Francie Stocking Chief Executive Officer

Perry Noonan, long-time CEO of Western Risk Insurance, is retiring and Francie Stocking has been named Chief Executive Officer for Western Risk Insurance.

Francie Stocking has been named Chief Executive Officer for Western Risk Insurance.  Stocking previously served in leadership roles at Western Risk for 12 years, most recently as Chief Operations Officer. Perry Noonan, long-time CEO of the Las Vegas-based Western Risk Insurance, is retiring as CEO and is stepping away from the company’s day-to-day operations. Noonan… [More…]

Western Risk Insurance Promotes Lisa Sipe to Customer Service Manager

Lisa Sipe

The Las Vegas-based Western Risk Insurance promoted Lisa Sipe to the position of Customer Service Manager. She previously served as a Customer Service Representative. Sipe, who moved to Las Vegas from North Carolina, specializes in commercial property and liability insurance. She holds a dual major of International Business and Business Administration from the University of… [More…]

Allstate Agency Owner Celebrates 5 Years in the Las Vegas Community

LAS VEGAS – Allstate Insurance Company is recognizing John Denton of Las Vegas with its Agency Affiliation award for reaching an important milestone as an exclusive Allstate Insurance agency owner. Denton is celebrating five years of helping area residents protect their property and prepare for the future through hisoffice located at 7810 W. Ann Rd. #120.… [More…]

Allstate introduces usage-based insurance in Nevada

Allstate introduces Drivewise usage-based insurance in Nevada

Allstate’s Drivewise program uses telematics technology to encourage and reward safe driving and is now available through a smartphone app. Customers across Nevada who think they are safe drivers have the chance to prove it and earn a discount for it on their Allstate auto insurance policy, the company announced today. Allstate’s usage-based insurance product, Drivewise, measures… [More…]