PEORIA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
RLI Corp. (NYSE:RLI) - RLI Corp. has announced three promotions within
its Surety product group that will position the company for continued
success. The following changes are effective immediately.
Greg Chilson Promoted to Vice President, Energy Surety
Greg Chilson, Assistant Vice President, Energy Surety, has been promoted
to Vice President, Energy Surety. He will continue to oversee the RLI
Energy Surety division.
Chilson joined RLI in 1999 as part of the Underwriters Indemnity
acquisition. He has more than 25 years of insurance industry experience.
Prior to joining Underwriters Indemnity in 1993, Chilson was Assistant
Vice President, Financial Reporting, for American General. Chilson is a
graduate of the University of Texas and is a CPA.
Bart Davis Promoted to Vice President, Contract Surety
Bart Davis, Assistant Vice President, Contract Surety, has been promoted
to Vice President, Contract Surety. He will continue to oversee the RLI
Contract Surety division.
Davis joined RLI in 1993 as a Surety Field Sales Executive. He has held
several roles within the RLI Surety Group and was promoted to Assistant
Vice President in 2000. In 2013, he was promoted to oversee the Contract
Surety division. Davis has more than 27 years of insurance industry
experience. Prior to joining RLI, Davis was a bond field representative
for Ohio Casualty. Davis is a graduate of The Ohio State University and
holds the Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding (AFSB) professional
Martha Weissbaum Promoted to Vice President, Commercial Surety
Martha Weissbaum, Assistant Vice President, Commercial Surety, has been
promoted to Vice President, Commercial Surety. She will continue to
oversee the RLI Commercial Surety division.
Weissbaum joined RLI in 2001 as Director, Commercial Surety. She was
promoted to Assistant Vice President in 2002. Weissbaum has more than 27
years of insurance industry experience. Prior to joining RLI, Weissbaum
was Vice President, Commercial Surety, at Kemper. She earned her
bachelor's degree and MBA from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
"Greg, Bart and Martha have distinguished themselves as leaders within
the Surety group," said RLI Corp. Chairman & CEO Jonathan E. Michael.
"Under their leadership, we will enhance our product alignment to better
serve our customers and ensure the future success of our surety
RLI, a specialty insurance company, offers a diversified portfolio of
property and casualty coverages and surety bonds serving niche or
underserved markets. RLI operates in all 50 states from office locations
across the country. RLI's insurance subsidiaries - RLI Insurance
Company, Mt. Hawley Insurance Company, RLI Indemnity Company and
Contractors Bonding and Insurance Company - are rated A+ "Superior" by
A.M. Best Company.
For additional information, contact Aaron Jacoby, Vice President,
Corporate Development at 309-693-5880 or at email@example.com
or visit our website at www.rlicorp.com.
Source: RLI Corp.