DALLAS, February 3, 2020 – MarketScout, the national electronic insurance exchange and specialty MGA headquartered in Dallas, Texas, today announced Kate Sutton would be joining the firm effective February 3, 2020. She will be based out of the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office.
“Kate brings a wealth of experience from her time at Fireman’s Fund and QBE. She recently managed the wholesale operations of RMAG in Miami, Florida as she enjoys a strong following from both agents and markets,” said MarketScout CEO, Richard Kerr. “Kate will be a great addition to our team.”
Founded in 2000, MarketScout is an insurance distribution and underwriting company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Our firm is a Lloyd’s Coverholder and MGA for US insurers with specialty expertise in workers’ compensation, private client solutions, energy, healthcare, fine arts, equine, jewelry, professional liability, and many specialty programs. We own and operate the MarketScout Exchange, as well as over 40 other online and traditional underwriting and distribution venues. MarketScout is the founder of the Council for Insuring Private Clients (CIPC) and administers the Certified Personal Risk Manager (CPRM) designation in partnership with The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research. We are the only insurance organization to receive The National Alliance’s exclusive partnership and endorsement. We founded the Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance (EIA) in 2007 to support insurance entrepreneurs. In 2017, we founded the MarketScout InsurTech (MIT) venture fund. In January 2018, we launched our Incubator to accelerate start-up MGAs and assume operational functions for existing MGAs and insurers. Our company culture and sense of community encourages growth, learning and collaboration. We have been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Insurance by Business Insurance for eight consecutive years from 2012 to 2020. We have offices in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, DC. For more information, please click here to contact us.