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Cook Maran aquires McDermott & Thomas, strengthening employee benefits services in its growing New York – based insurance brokerage

November 30, 2017

(November 30, 2017) Melville and Staten Island, NY – Cook Maran & Associates (“Cook Maran”), one of New York and New Jersey’s largest insurance brokers and the New York metropolitan area platform for Prime Risk Partners (“PRP”), has acquired McDermott & Thomas Associates LLC (“M&T”), a Staten Island-based agency specializing in employee benefits.  M&T’s partners
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Reaching Clients & Philanthropic Goals

November 13, 2017

Vice President of Commercial Insurance, Joe Pilato, discusses being part of a culture at Cook Maran where the team utilizes all resources in their actions and decisions for the best interest of the client. This attitude of advocacy and establishing trust leads to growth for business. Pilato mirrors this philosophy as he shares the story
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Cook Maran welcomes Gunn Steers to the Prime Risk Partners family

October 26, 2017

(October 26, 2017) Atlanta, GA and New York, NY – Prime Risk Partners, Inc. (PRP) today announced its acquisition of Gunn, Steers & Company (“Gunn Steers”), a Manhattan-based insurance broker with a specialized practice for financial institutions and asset management companies.  Gunn Steers will maintain its name and continue operating at its current location in
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The Cook Maran Journey from Intern to Employee

September 29, 2017

Watch Cook Maran & Associates internship alumni discuss their path into an industry some might otherwise have not considered while entering their undergraduate studies. We welcome you to have fun and enjoy this film as the energy of day-to-day affairs at the office are exuded with bright positivity. Kayla Tansey, Matthew Davoult and Kristen Sechter
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Cook Maran’s Blue Point Brokerage Approved as Lloyd’s Coverholder

September 6, 2017

Wholesale insurance subsidiary of Cook Maran and Prime Risk Partners will underwrite on behalf of London-based global specialty insurer (September 6, 2017) East Hampton, NY – Blue Point Brokerage (“Blue Point”), the wholesale insurance subsidiary of Cook Maran & Associates (“Cook Maran”), has been named a coverholder at London-based Lloyd’s. In this capacity, Blue Point
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Cook Maran Acquires Gundermann & Gundermann; Agencies Backed by Prime Risk Partners, Offer Business, Personal, Auto Dealer Insurance across Metro New York

April 3, 2017

(April 3, 2017) East Hampton and Huntington, NY – Cook Maran & Associates (“Cook Maran”), one of New York and New Jersey’s largest insurance brokers, will acquire Gundermann & Gundermann (“Gundermann”), a third-generation, family-owned company that’s grown into a top 25 New York insurer since it was founded in 1937.  Both agencies offer commercial, personal
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Cook Maran Acquires Mintz, Girgan & Brightly; Leading New York-New Jersey Brokers Backed by Prime Risk Partners

January 3, 2017

Cook Maran & Associates (“Cook Maran”), one of New York and New Jersey’s largest insurance brokers, will acquire Mintz, Girgan & Brightly Inc. (“MGB”), a leading privately-owned New Jersey agency since 1925. The MGB team joins Cook Maran’s five offices and 160+ insurance professionals serving business and individual clients across Long Island, New Jersey, Southeastern Pennsylvania
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Cook Maran & Associates Congratulates John Viteritti on His Retirement

December 2, 2016

Cook Maran & Associates would like to congratulate John Viteritti on his retirement. John Viteritti has been teaching real estate licensing and continuing education classes on the East End of Long Island for over 20 years. We are wishing you the best in your well-earned retirement, John! We would also like to thank everyone who came out
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