Blue Ridge Specialty is a premier General Agency and Program Manager formed by 2 experienced marketing and underwriting professionals that have been in the transportation insurance industry for many years. We pride ourselves on quick turnaround and understand that providing your customer with fast feedback is key to helping you bind and retain more business. Send over your submissions today and see the difference. We would love to hear from you!
Mike was in Marketing and Claims for Canal Insurance Company for over 7 years after a 15 year career with Nationwide Insurance. His tenure at Canal lead to opportunities managing portions of Marketing and Underwriting along with working directly with 3 Program Managers to monitor their programs. During the past 3 years Mike held a leadership position for a Wholesale General Agent & Program Manager to manage a large Transportation Program that involved Underwriting, Marketing, and Claims oversight.
Shane has several years of experience as a Transportation Underwriter with Canal Insurance Company along with serving as a Commercial Sales Rep for Progressive. Before starting BRS with Mike Gordon, Shane served as Marketing Director for a National Wholesale Agency and Program Manager leading their efforts for the Distribution and Underwriting of program business.