CHAPTER NEWS

Upcoming Events

Congratulations to the Atlanta Chapter for recognition by the RIMS Member & Chapter Services Committee for the following 2013 Chapter Achievement Awards!

Education, Special Chapter Events;
Organization, Chapter Planning;
and
Community, Charity - Risk Management Related

 

We were also granted a Student Membership Super Star Award for greater than 9% student membership growth during 2013. Join us for the award presentation at the Awards & Leadership Luncheon at the RIMS '14 Annual Conference in Denver on Monday, April 28th. There will be a designated Atlanta Chapter table. 

(12:15-1:45pm, Table #33, Mile High Ballroom, CCC)

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Please join us for the
Atlanta RIMS May Luncheon

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Maggiano's - Perimeter
4400 Ashford Dunwoody Rd.


This event is open to Risk Managers only

  "Building your Society for Chapter Success"

Presented By
Carolyn Snow
RIMS President

 Please join us to hear about RIMS latest initiatives and resources

Registration

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Presentations from the

2014 Atlanta RIMS Educational Conference 

now available

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We are excited to announce a shared Atlanta industry event calendar! It is a public calendar, created in collaboration with the CPCU, PLUS, GSU RMI Department, CRM and Atlanta Claims Association and includes local and regional events that may be of interest to our members. If you would like to share your industry event on this calendar, please submit your event to jsandler@esecuritel.com.


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 January Luncheon Presentation
 
Simon Hodge, Wells Fargo Insurance
Rob Faber, AIG Financial Lines
Warren Pop, King & Spalding

2014 Executive Protection Market Overview

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November Luncheon Presentation - Gary Jennings, Strategic Claims Direction, LLC

 


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September Luncheon Presentation - Bill Warren, RWH Myers

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2014 Atlanta RIMS Chapter Luncheon Schedule

 

Thursday, May 22, 2014 – Maggiano's (Perimeter)

Thursday, June 19, 2014 – Maggiano's (Perimeter)

 

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We are proud to recognize outstanding achievements of our Chapter Members!

Daniel W. Houston, Executive Director, Enterprise Risk Management and learning for The McCart Group has been awarded the prestigious Harry and Dorothy Goodell Award by RIMS.  The award, which is named in honor of RIMS' first president, is given to the individual who has furthered the goals of the society and the risk management discipline through outstanding service and achievement. For more detail, please see
Business and Insurance article

Congratulations, Dan!

 

 

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 The Atlanta RIMS Chapter offers the following recognition to Chapter Members for completion of the ARM, CPCU and CRM designations:

 

 

  $100 recognition award for completion of ARM certification for any deputy, associate or affiliate members.
$250 recognition award for completion of CPCU certification for any deputy, associate or affiliate members.
$100 recognition award for completion of CRM certification for any deputy, associate or affiliate members.

 

 

 

 Note: Receipt of designation must be on or after July 1, 2011 for ARM and CPCU, and on or after May 1, 2013 for CRM; request for reimbursement should be submitted within 3 months of award of designation.  Please contact Kristy George at kristy.george@turner.com if you wish to receive recognition or if you have questions.

Recipients of 2013-2014 Recognition Awards

CPCU
Mark Flynn, SunTrust Bank
Justin Corbett, UPS

CRM
 Kristy George, Turner

 

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