USA Risk Group Announces New Employees and Office Move

first_imgMontpelier, VT USA Risk Group announced today its expansion of its Burlington offices. They have recently hired two experienced captive insurance account managers, Jenny Denison and Judy McNally to assist in the continued captive growth of the Group.With the two new hires, the Burlington office will be taking new office space in the Gateway Plaza office building at 30 Main Street, Suite 450 in Burlington effective December 12th.USA Risk Group is a leading alternative risk service provider with offices in Arizona, Bermuda, BVI, Cayman Islands, New York, South Carolina, Vermont, and USVI. Business Insurance recently named USA Risk Group the 2nd largest independent captive manager and 7th largest in the world. Further details on USA Risk Group are available at www.usarisk.com(link is external).last_img read more

Recyclable dog toys can end a pet peeve of environmentalists

first_img 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Jakks is also looking for ways to bring a little bit of green to the children’s toys it designs, develops, produces and markets under various brand names. “We’re looking at other ways to incorporate recycled materials into several Jakks Pacific lines, as well,” Berman said. MALIBU – In case anyone wondered how the family dog could get in on the environmental craze, toymaker Jakks Pacific is marketing canine accessories made from recyclable materials. The AKC Green Planet Collection, featuring pet toys and products made of recycled plastics and polyester stuffing, is among the latest product lines for Jakks, in partnership with JPI Pets. The packaging is 100 percent recyclable and endorsed by the American Kennel Club. “We recognize the importance of being an environmentally conscious company,” said Stephen Berman, president and COO of Jakks Pacific Inc., located on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu. “Now, dog owners can enjoy premium quality treats, toys and accessories that are good for the environment and reflect the prestige and heritage long associated with the American Kennel Club.” last_img read more