Brook Mahoney founded CCIG in 1985 with an innovative approach of offering risk and claims management services that went far beyond the conventional insurance services provided by most competitors. CCIG’s ability to analyze and manage risk, control losses and advocate on behalf of its clients when claims arise has led to its success and growth in the insurance marketplace. Brook received his bachelor’s degree in Insurance and Marketing from the University of Iowa. He is a past president of the Professional Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of Colorado and serves on a number of community boards, insurance industry boards and corporate advisory groups.
Andrew Mahoney joined CCIG in 2014 as an Insurance Advisor working primarily with upper middle-market Commercial Real Estate and Construction clients. Over time he led the firm’s Commercial division as the Director of Sales, then served as CCIG’s Executive Vice President. As president, Andrew oversees corporate strategic planning, specifically focusing on driving the firm’s sales growth while enhancing its client-service offerings. Andrew is a graduate of Virginia’s Hampden-Sydney College. He is an avid outdoors enthusiast and serves on the board of the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative, which helps build trails and sponsors terrain restoration projects in Colorado’s 54 14,000-foot peaks.
Chief Growth Officer
Spencer Mahoney oversees carrier relations, IT, marketing and employee engagement at CCIG. Spencer – who started his career in Boston as a commercial broker in the Life Science space before moving to Denver in 2017 – also heads the firm’s Life Science and Technology Practice areas. A business graduate of the University of Arizona, he’s a board member of the Colorado Uplift, the Insurance Charitable Foundation (IIFC) and NephCure Colorado.
Chief Operating Officer
JB Richardson is focused on leading CCIG’s overall corporate strategy and on identifying and driving operational growth and improvements, including policies and procedures designed to continue scaling the organization and promoting our company culture. A graduate of Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, JB serves on the board of ACE Scholarships, which works with low-income families to provide tuition assistance for their children’s education, and is an active volunteer with Food for Thought, which helps provide meals for children attending Title 1 schools in Denver.
Chief Service Officer
Kelly Kehoe brought more than 25 years of client service, operations management and leadership experience to CCIG. Kehoe plays a key role in both enhancing and strategizing solutions to deliver the highest levels of service excellence to CCIG clients. Her focus is on developing CCIG’s staff of non-sales professionals, fostering client relations, and establishing quality management systems and processes to ensure our clients receive the professional and confidential services they expect and deserve.
Chief Financial Officer
Jacob Cook joined CCIG in 2015 with nearly 20 years of accounting experience, including eight years in the banking industry with both privately and publicly held institutions in Denver. His past roles included serving as controller for a privately-owned real estate investment group, investing and managing properties in a number of states. Jacob also served as controller for a real estate lender providing financing to investments across the U.S. A member of COCPA, CFOLC and SHRM, Jacob is a 1998 graduate with a degree in economics from the University of Wyoming.
President, Commercial Lines
Brian Parks manages CCIG’s Commercial Lines unit. He has nearly 20 years of experience, including serving as VP at Distinguished Programs, an insurance risk purchasing group in New York City. Brian serves on the Board of Directors at National Jewish Health as well as its Development Board. He is also part of a group called 5280 Air Society, young leaders in Denver who are invested in National Jewish Health’s mission.
VP, Director of Training
Jana Cardinal joined CCIG in 2007. With more than 25 years of industry experience, Jana has a background in underwriting, service management and operations on both the carrier and broker sides of the business. As CCIG’s Director of Training, Jana plays a major role in developing procedures and processes and oversees CCIG’s New Employee Training. Jana has a passion for fostering professional growth and works closely with all Team Members to enhance their management and client service performance.
Director of Client Service, Middle Market
Lois Lee joined CCIG in 2020 as Director of Client Services to lead CCIG’s Middle Market Service Operations. Lois works to increase CCIG’s operational excellence, and the personal development of service professionals to ensure CCIG delivers the highest level of service to our clients. Lois’s industry experience dates back to 2005. She has a strong business development background with a degree in Business Administration, a Masters of Business Administration and CISR and CIC insurance designations.
Director of Client Service, Personal Lines
Brett Larson leads CCIG’s Personal Lines Team and CCIG’s Private Client Group Practice. With 19 years of industry experience, he is skilled in loss prevention, risk management and, leading service teams to ensure CCIG delivers the highest quality customer service to all our clients and prospective clients. Brett is a graduate of Minnesota’s St. Cloud State University where he received a degree in finance and insurance. Brett is an avid reader and is dedicated to continuous learning. He is currently pursuing multiple insurance designation opportunities.
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