CCIG Rebrands with Name Change, New Website

Read the Denver Business Journal story about CCIG’s rebranding here. For Immediate Release: April 20, 2016 Contact: T. Scott Kennedy President and COO 1-800-777-5035 Cherry Creek Insurance Group is now CCIG; rebranding includes new website GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colorado – Cherry Creek Insurance Group, a regional leader in insurance and benefits products and services, has changed its… Read more »

Amendment 69 is Bad for Colorado Businesses and Taxpayers

Amendment 69, known as ColoradoCare, would amend Colorado’s constitution to establish a single-payer health care system in the state. It would create the first and only such system in the nation, which is problematic for several reasons. The insurance industry, state and local chambers and a number of health care providers strongly oppose the amendment,… Read more »

CCIG Brings International Security Message to Morgan Stanley Clients

Denying risk doesn’t help Americans stay safe when traveling internationally, according to a former CIA agent. Wesley Odom, a 15-year veteran of the CIA’s Clandestine Services, said travel safety is everyone’s “personal responsibility” and offered several common-sense tips to a group of Morgan Stanley clients at Glenmoor Country Club in March. Mike Rosser, the head… Read more »

3 Signs of Trouble Ahead for Workers’ Compensation Insurance

Workers’ compensation insurance costs can be daunting for business owners, especially those in high-risk industries like construction and manufacturing. Fortunately for businesses, insurance premiums since 2012 have grown faster than losses. For Colorado employers, the decline in claims costs has meant a reduction in the loss cost component of the workers’ compensation premiums they pay. Last… Read more »

The Advantages of Family Blanket Property Insurance

Do your clients own multiple properties and ever-changing assets across the country? Blanket property insurance is a traditional commercial program more and more often being adopted for families. It provides a broad solution for risk management challenges commonly faced by ultra-high-net-worth families. Families and family offices often deal with family members who use different insurance… Read more »

Why Cyber Insurance is Increasingly Important

The cyber security industry often talks about the “ever-evolving vulnerability” of computer networks and systems. The number of tracked data breaches in the United States hit a near record in 2015 at 781, according to the Identify Theft Resource Center (ITRC), a national nonprofit that provides consumer education and victim support for identity theft. The… Read more »

Have You Outgrown Your Insurance?

The Fourmile Canyon wildfire outside of Boulder in 2010 burned 6,181 acres and destroyed 169 homes. It resulted in $217 million in insurance claims, making it the third-costliest wildfire in Colorado history. It also highlighted the importance of reviewing your insurance coverage on a regular basis. Nearly two-thirds of the homeowners affected by the 2010… Read more »

CCIG COO Chosen to Participate in Leadership Denver Class of 2016

Scott Kennedy, CCIG’s president and COO, has been chosen to participate in the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation’s Leadership Denver Class of 2016. Kennedy (at far left in photo below) was one of 65 people chosen for the class out of nearly 200 applicants. Leadership Denver is an 11-month program aimed at helping participants “gain an… Read more »