During the partnership ISES will be working closely with HCC Specialty on a number of cross promotional, educational and study based initiatives, including a dedicated survey on event insurance trends and risk management. HCC Specialty will also partner with ISES at a number of international events.
Sean Curtin, Senior Vice President at HCC Specialty comments: “We are excited to join forces with ISES and believe our event focused insurance offerings will provide a unique benefit to its members which is at the very core of their mission and values. ”
Headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, HCC Specialty is among the industry's leading managing underwriters of innovative specialty insurance products for the sports, event, entertainment, hospitality, travel, and crisis management industries. HCC Specialty Underwriters, Inc. is a member agency of HCC Specialty, a division of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
Kevin White CESP, ISES International President says: “We are delighted to welcome HCC Specialty to our growing family of valued and trusted Global Partners. They have a well-earned reputation for supporting the events industry over the past 32 years and to providing an outstanding service to their clients, large and small. We look forward to working with them and to developing a long and mutually beneficial partnership”.
This latest partnership follows the previous announcement of trade show Catersource: Event Solutions, event furniture rental company CORT, and Stadium operator Giants Enterprises to the Global Partner Program.
Launched in 2014, the program aims to connect partners with over 5,000 ISES members worldwide and their collective event spend of over $22 billion.