Beecher Carlson Adds Industry Veteran Erin Kriete as Senior Vice President

July 29, 2019

ATLANTA (July 29, 2019) – Beecher Carlson Insurance Services, LLC (“Beecher Carlson”), a specialized large account insurance broker, announces the addition of Erin Kriete as Senior Business Development Specialist. Kriete will report to Matt Mautz, Senior Vice President, and will work out of Beecher Carlson’s Atlanta office.

With a decade of brokering and underwriting experience, Kriete will focus on creating, leading, and implementing complex risk management and insurance programs for clients, including those in the real estate industry. Kriete has developed innovative coverage wording to transfer historically retained losses, which increases the value her clients gain from insurance.

“We are thrilled to welcome Erin to the Beecher Carlson team,” said Joe Siech, Chief Executive Officer of Beecher Carlson. “She exemplifies all the qualities we look for in a business development role, including deep technical skills and being highly specialized within one of our focused industry verticals. The knowledge and experience she brings to our organization will be a tremendous benefit to our clients.”

Prior to joining Beecher Carlson, Kriete was a property placement broker for a large risk management and insurance brokerage company. Kriete also served as a global underwriting property specialist for Lexington Insurance Company, underwriting E&S property submissions for new and renewal businesses.

Kriete holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in risk management, insurance, and financial planning from Mississippi State University’s College of Business and Industry.

About Beecher Carlson

Beecher Carlson is a large account risk management broker that values depth of industry and product knowledge. Operating as a single profit center organized by specialization allows your service team to be structured based on what is best for customer’s business rather than geographic convenience. We go beyond one off transactions and utilize advanced analytics on every program. By quantifying the effects each decision will have on a company’s risk profile, we take the mystery out of buying insurance. This allows us to manage the largest cost of risk – retained losses. Execution on analytical findings is our true differentiator in mitigating losses and affecting process changes. Our collective success is earned by creating the ideal risk management solution for our customers. For more information, go to

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