Bedford, MA – PMC Insurance Group, a division of One80 Intermediaries, recently announced that James “Jamie” Merendino has joined PMC as Leader of the PMC Construction Workers’ Compensation Program, delivering workers’ compensation solutions to independent insurance agents nationwide.
Jamie comes to PMC with 35 years in P&C insurance as a risk management consultant, commercial P&C producer, and re-imagining/rebuilding of a large service organization. He holds the designation of Certified Safety Professional (CSP) by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.
Jamie’s focus is to further grow the construction program solution platform at PMC through his creative abilities to blend the Workers’ Compensation insurance product with risk management principles. This holistic approach will allow his team to positively impact the total cost of risk (TCOR) for our client base.
“We are excited to have Jamie join our team,” says David Malloy, PMC Managing Director. “Jamie’s deep knowledge of the insurance industry and expertise in risk management best practices as they relate to safety and cost mitigation strategies for the construction industry will help our retail agency partners deliver more value to their clients.”
Prior to joining PMC Jamie served as the Vice President and General Manager of the Liberty Mutual Risk Control organization where his team created unprecedented year-over-year revenue and deployed industry award-winning innovations in telematics, prevention through design, and ergonomics interventions for the construction industry.
Jamie received his bachelor’s degree in Organizational Psychology from Fairmont State University and an M.S. in Safety Management from West Virginia University.
In his spare time, Jamie enjoys cooking for his family and entertaining friends with recipes from his Italian heritage which have been passed down from three generations.