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Kori Johanson Appointed to SLTX Board of Directors

Kori Johanson, JD, has been named to the SLTX Board of Directors as an industry representative with a term ending December 31, 2022. She assumes the vacancy of previous board member Kyle Streetman, whose three-year term ended on December 31, 2019. Johanson...

Report Shows Cyber Top Global Business Concern

For the first time ever, cyber incidents ranks as the most important business risk globally, according to the ninth annual Allianz Risk Barometer report. The company surveyed more than 2,700 experts from 102 countries and 22 industry sectors on the top...

SLTX Welcomes Stone as Director of ITS

Sholonda Stone has joined SLTX as Director of Information & Technology Services (ITS), effective January 13, 2020. Stone previously served as Systems Administrator for SLTX from 2013-2017. Since then, she has been a Customer Support Engineer and...

Private, NFIP Flood Premium Increases in Texas

The flood insurance market has been a topic of discussion in the industry over the past few years in Texas and nationally, with the rise in popularity of private flood insurance and the ongoing reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program...

FEMA Announces 2020 NFIP Reinsurance Program

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced its 2020 reinsurance placement for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). For the 2020 period, FEMA transferred $1.33 billion of the NFIP’s risk to the private reinsurance market through 27...

2019 Texas E&S Premium Hits Nearly $7B

Excess and surplus lines premium (E&S) in Texas reached $6.95 billion in 2019, a 14.36% increase over 2018’s premium total of $6.08 billion, according to data recorded by SLTX. The past year led to record-breaking totals, with year-end premium setting...

Aug Named SLTX Director of Finance

Donna Aug has joined SLTX as Director of Finance, effective January 6, 2020. She joins from Northstar Fire Protection and Northstar Alarm & Suppression System, where she served as Controller for 11 years. Prior to this role, she was Controller of Sign...

TWIA Posts Upcoming Legislative Changes

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) has published a list of changes that will take effect through January 2021 that will change how TWIA provides wind and hail insurance on the Texas coast. These changes are necessary due to laws that were...

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