Tampa, Florida – Empire Underwriters, a leading National Insurance Wholesaler, Excess and Surplus lines facility and Program Manager, today announced the appointment of Greg Brittain as Vice President of Workers Compensation and Alternative Programs. While leading the Workers Comp Underwriting Team, Brittain’s responsibilities shall include Large Workers Comp underwriting with emphasis on difficult risks, high deductible programs, multi-state exposures and placements in programs ranging from guaranteed cost to Loss Sensitive and Retroactive Plans. Brittain also oversees the Alternative Risk Department, which includes bundled and unbundled solutions with a particular emphasis on risk mitigation and loss control. Brittain will report to Empire’s CEO. “Greg’s experience in hard-to-place classes, high deductible programs, multi-state exposures and placements in programs, will help strengthen Empire’s already strong position as an industry leader. With a proven track record of development, underwriting and production, Greg’s leadership skills are well suited to lead Empire’s Workers Compensation and Alternative Program development efforts,” said the CEO of Empire Underwriters. Greg Brittain brings more than 30 years of experience from numerous management roles across the commercial insurance industry. Throughout his three decades of insurance industry experience, Brittain has been intimately involved with the property-casualty and workers’ compensation program development at such firms as Liberty Mutual and Willis, as well as the development, management and control of a very large book of business with several carriers in the Southeastern States. About Empire Underwriters: Empire Underwriters is a National Insurance Wholesaler, Excess and Surplus line facility and Program Manager serving Producers in 46 states. Empire’s executive team has over 100 years of combined experience to bring agents and brokers aggressive account management and superior service. Whether you are writing a Niche Account or a Main Street business, Empire strives to make the process easier and faster to help you keep your business. For more information about specific risks, contact an Empire Underwriters Advisor at 1-800-758-8113 or visit our website at www.EmpireUnderwriters.com.