Dallas, TX – MarketScout, a national electronic insurance exchange and specialty MGA headquartered in Dallas, Texas, recently announced the expansion of its Workers’ Compensation division by adding three highly experienced insurance professionals in San Francisco, Las Vegas and Atlanta.
Taylor Gardner will be based in Las Vegas and joins MarketScout as business development manager for the Western region. In her new role, Gardner will be responsible for developing strong client relationships and promoting the firm’s entire line of insurance products and offerings. Prior to joining, Gardner was a territory manager for Employers Insurance Company where she managed over 130 retail agencies in Nevada and Utah. Gardner holds a degree in communications from the University of Nevada, Reno.
Don Osuna will be based in San Francisco and joins MarketScout with over 20 years of insurance industry experience as a workers’ compensation broker in the California market. Prior to joining MarketScout, Osuna served in marketing and underwriting capacities with AIG, Crum and Forster, and most recently AmTrust. In his new role, Osuna will focus on growing the firm’s workers’ compensation business and new offerings, both brokerage and MGA, in California. Osuna is a graduate of Saint Mary’s College of California.
Jonathan Maloney will be based in Atlanta and joins MarketScout as a workers’ compensation broker. Prior to joining MarketScout, Maloney was the director of sales and marketing for the RAM Companies in Kennesaw, GA, where he specialized in hard to place workers’ compensation accounts, and managed the RAM’s workers’
compensation business in 35 states. In his new role, Maloney will focus his efforts on growing the workers’ compensation offerings in the Southeastern region.
“We are fortunate to attract such talented and proven insurance professionals to MarketScout,” said Jay Chase, executive vice president and chief underwriting officer of MarketScout. “Adding this new talent to our existing suite of workers’ compensation professionals, including claim and premium audit advisory advocates, further strengthens MarketScout as a workers’ compensation leader in sales, service, and underwriting.”