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Crema Joins as Production Underwriter

DALLAS, December 12, 2018 MarketScout, the national electronic insurance exchange and specialty MGA headquartered in Dallas, Texas, today announced that it has expanded its Private Client Solutions team with the addition of Eduardo “Ed” Crema as a production underwriter.

Ed has extensive experience in the personal lines insurance business working as a wholesale agent/MGA and brings with him extensive relationships that complement MarketScout’s existing capabilities. He currently holds his insurance licenses for Property, Casualty, and Life & Health and will continue to be based out of Fresno, California.

Chris Hatt, Executive Vice President of MarketScout’s Private Client Solutions said, “I am very pleased to be able to welcome a talented personal lines professional like Ed to the MarketScout team. His skillset will help MarketScout continue our expansion into California and help our valued agents in resolving the current ‘capacity crunch’.”

About MarketScout

MarketScout is an insurance distribution and underwriting company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The firm is a Lloyd’s Coverholder and MGA for U.S. insurers. MarketScout owns and operates the MarketScout Exchange as well as over 40 other online and traditional underwriting and distribution venues. MarketScout founded the Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance (EIA) in 2007 and presents the Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium (EIS) every September. MarketScout founded the Council for Insuring Private Clients (CIPC) in 2012 and administers the Certified Personal Risk Manager (CPRM) designation in partnership with The National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research. In 2017, MarketScout funded the MarketScout InsurTech (MIT) venture fund to invest in firms utilizing technology to improve insurance distribution and underwriting. In 2018, MarketScout launched its MGA Incubator that provides operational, financial, and marketing support to upstart underwriting teams. MarketScout has offices in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit us at




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