Breckenridge Team Earns Multiple Insurance Business America Honors

ATLANTA, Ga., February 7th, 2018 — Three Breckenridge Insurance Services team members recently received recognition from Insurance Business America (IBA) for earning top specialist wholesale broker honors in this highly regarded industry publication. Shawn Hall Sr, Michael Foley, and Victoria Dearing were among 59 wholesale brokers “who consistently go above and beyond” for their clients and insureds and demonstrate their commitment to service excellence in their respective areas of expertise. 

Breckenridge Top Specialist Wholesale Brokers:

Michael J. Foley, West Coast Area President and Senior Broker  – Construction Liability

Mike has more than 25 years in the industry and is known for his innovative approach and deep relationships with the markets to deliver competitive solutions to his loyal and always growing base of agents. 

“You have to make sure you have access to the best products out there…and have solid underwriting relationships…to best help existing and new agents.”

Michael Foley is featured on page 40 of the digital publication and can be contacted at or 949.444.6337.

Shawn Hall, Sr., SVP and Director of Business Development  – Workers’ Compensation

Shawn recognized a need in the workers’ compensation arena for great service and keen insights in this often complex coverage and is driven to be a long-term and forthright partner to his agents and insureds of all sizes. 

“Providing advice, giving feedback and assisting in the navigation of difficult scenarios is just part of being a good partner, even if I don’t stand to personally benefit.”

Shawn Hall is featured on page 36 of the digital publication and can be contacted at or 440.773.7983.

Victoria Dearing, MBA, AAI, CPCU, RPLU, ARM-P, VP Broker – Professional Liability

Vicky is passionate about professional liability and willingly offers her 25 years of expertise in all aspects of exposures to others. This not only netted her coveted recognition as a top partner, but she shares her enthusiasm for the industry as now president of the Fort Worth CPCU Society. 

“…if the agents and I can work together to educate insureds, we generally bind the account.”

Victoria Dearing is featured on page 34 of the digital publication and can be contacted at or 440.773.7983.

Insurance Business America Awards 2017:

Additionally, a recap of the inaugural U.S. IBA Awards held in late November 2017 is in this same issue and features Breckenridge Insurance Group as having earned Best Wholesale Partner Specialized Practice in Commercial Property (digital page 52).  The Breckenridge breadth and depth of property expertise, offerings and growth in this area across Blue River Underwriters, OSC and Breckenridge Insurance Services were cited for this award as well as the company culture “…one of teamwork, accountability, diversity, client service and paying it forward, among other attributes, to help all achieve greater heights.”


About Breckenridge Insurance Services:

Breckenridge Insurance Services is a national wholesale commercial insurance brokerage firm with more than three decades of experience in supporting agents and their clients. Focused on building long-term partnerships, the experienced brokerage group and its Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding team offer competitive coverage and consultation for a variety of standard and hard-to-place specialty risks. Breckenridge Insurance Services has eleven offices across the United States and continues to strategically expand its team and presence with more than 100 top-rated domestic and international carrier partners.


Breckenridge Insurance Group, headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., is an international specialty wholesale insurance broker, program manager, managing general agent (MGA) and insurance services provider. The company offers access to diverse range of commercial insurance and financial services products to businesses and professional services firms in a variety of industries. The company serves independent insurance agents, brokers, and legal and financial institutions throughout North America by way of Blue River Underwriters, OSC, Breckenridge Insurance Services, Breckenridge Elevation Authorities contract binding group and InSpecialty innovative insurance solutions. For more information, please visit WWW.BRECKGRP.COM or call 855.728.8822. CA Insurance License #0G13592

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