PHLY Names New Co-Chief Underwriting Officer, Three Senior Vice Presidents

Bala Cynwyd, PA, January 13, 2020 - Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) announces the appointment of a Co-Chief Underwriting Officer and the promotion of three Vice Presidents to Senior Vice President roles. John Doyle is now Co-Chief Underwriting Officer along with President John Glomb. Cory Davis, Kimberly Hamilton and Brent Skiles were named Senior Vice Presidents.

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Mr. Doyle has spent his entire 30-year career at PHLY. He has worked in PHLY's Claims department, Product Development area, and in the Underwriting department. Mr. Doyle assisted in the development and launch of many commercial products, including most of PHLY's current Sports & Recreation products. He has been front-and-center in many corporate initiatives to improve profitability, process flow, and underwriting standards. In his new role, Mr. Doyle will have oversight responsibility of PHLY's Human Service, Real Estate, and Business Auto divisions. Mr. Doyle earned his undergraduate degree from Saint Joseph's University in 1992 and holds the AIC and CPCU industry designations.

As Sr. Vice President of Marketing, Mr. Davis will lead PHLY's Midwest territory that covers 19 states. His insurance career began in 1993 as a sales representative before joining PHLY as a production underwriter in April of 1998. Mr. Davis later served as Regional Sales Manager, before being named the Regional Vice President of PHLY's Central region in 2009. Mr. Davis earned his undergraduate degree from Webster University, St. Louis in marketing.

Ms. Hamilton will serve as Division Head of the Public Service and Sports & Recreation teams as Sr. Vice President of Underwriting. She joined PHLY in 2003 and served in several product and underwriting management positions before being named Vice President in 2014. Most recently, she managed the Midwest territory of the Human Service division and served as Umbrella Liability Product Manager. Ms. Hamilton is a graduate of LaSalle University and currently maintains her P&C license. She has numerous designations including the AAI, RPLU, AIM and ARM designations.

As Sr. Vice President of Insurance Operations, Mr. Skiles will oversee organizational transformation initiatives that focus on small business as well as enhancing and optimizing PHLY's Customer Service division. After starting his career in claims, he joined PHLY and has handled various underwriting and operational roles over the past 15 years. He was appointed Vice President of Underwriting at PHLY in 2015. Mr. Skiles earned his undergraduate degree from Loyola University Chicago in 2002 and his MBA from Regis University in 2007. He holds a variety of insurance designations including CPCU, CIC, CRM, AU and ARM.

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About Philadelphia Insurance Companies
Philadelphia Insurance Companies designs, markets, and underwrites commercial property/casualty and professional liability insurance products incorporating value added coverages and services for select industries. The Company is rated "A++" (Superior) by AM Best Company and "A+" for counterparty credit and financial strength by Standard & Poor's. In business for over 50 years, PHLY is nationally recognized as a member of Ward's Top 50, one of the Best Places to Work in Insurance, and one of the Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America. The organization has more than 50 offices strategically located across the United States to provide superior service. For more information, please visit

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