Vela President to Address Entrepreneurs at the 2012 Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium

David A. Jordan will explain how Vela is capturing market share and what their strategy is for competing in the diverse U.S. excess and surplus lines market

Online PR News – 27-August-2012 – Dallas, TX – David A. Jordan, President of Vela Insurance Services will deliver an address on innovation at the 6th Annual Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium. Mr. Jordan will outline Vela’s entrepreneurial strategies which have enabled the firm to become a fast-growing E&S carrier.

Held in Dallas on September 11-12 at Cityplace Conference and Event Center, the 2012 EIS will offer insights from the insurance industry’s most innovative executives, their views on innovation, and their personal experiences and challenges as they built their individual companies and careers. This two-day event is a prime opportunity for networking as well as building new business relationships with other like-minded, forward thinking insurance professionals. Attendees have the opportunity to secure a CIC/CRM update and CE credit. Registration is now open and includes access to all presentation sessions, the Networking Exhibit Mall, breakfasts, executive luncheon, and cocktail reception.

MarketScout, the national electronic insurance exchange and specialty MGA, is the host of the Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium.

Innovation Partners in MarketScout’s 2012 Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium include Business Insurance, Lloyd’s of London, The National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research, QBE and Vertafore. Additional insurance company sponsors include ACE Private Risk Services, Allied World Assurance Company, Astonish Results, Chartis, Lexington Insurance, Way Construction and Zurich. Decus, Emecore Group, Guildford Specialty, Ironshore, James River Insurance, Seneca Insurance, StoneRidge Advisors, Torus, Tower Group, Travelers, V3 Insurance Partners and Vela Insurance Services provided support as well.

To register for the 2012 Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium or for more information, please visit

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