There is no typical day at the Urban Academy, according to K. Chase Patterson, CEO. It’s most important to him that by the time the doors open at 7:30, the school is well-staffed and supported for the day.
Regional Carpet Care
Regional Carpet Care, serving the Raleigh, North Carolina area, cleans both carpet and hard floors for residential and commercial businesses. As his company continues to grow, the owner, Rich Reagan, is happy to have an insurance partner who has his back.
Oak City Customs
Oak City Customs owner, Dylan Selinger, says the company helps their customers bring their furniture design visions to fruition in a manner that is completely tree to table.
Rise Against Hunger
Rise Against Hunger was started in 1998 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Their vision is simple: it is to end hunger throughout the world. Through community development projects to volunteer meal packing programs, the organization strives to impact hunger by building empowerment in communities worldwide.
Snellings & Walters
Since 1952, Snellings Walters Insurance Agency in Atlanta, Georgia, has believed that for them, growth is personal. Driven by their values, they know their bold approach leads to better outcomes. Wayne Dean, Partner, Commercial Insurance, says AmTrust has been one of their top carriers for many years, and they have always been a first-class organization from the top down.
Brewers of PA
Brewers have been making different types of beer for over 9,000 years! It is a collective occupation, so brewers tend to stick together. Brewers of PA is an organization consisting of entrepreneurs and legacy beer manufacturers in Pennsylvania that advocates for the brewing industry.
The 1906 Lodge is a boutique hotel located in Coronado, California. Manager Susan Nelson knows the hospitality industry is all about customer service, but not only that, having a safe, healthy and happy staff is key to their success.
Over the years, Pride Transport has grown from seven trucks to a fleet of around 500. Ian Peterson, CEO, says the company connected with AmTrust about ten years ago, working with the Loss Control Department to enhance safety measures and for regular claims reviews.
Georgia Hand, Shoulder & Elbow
Georgia Hand, Shoulder and Elbow has provided clinical, surgical and rehabilitation services to the Atlanta area for over 50 years. Lynn Wolf, CEO of Georgia Hand, Shoulder and Elbow, understands that having the right people and partners behind them ultimately makes her job easier.
Georgia Specialty Equipment
Georgia Specialty Equipment provides furniture equipment for the educational market, as well as design, sales and installation services. Randall Cottrill, Principal, says running a small business is more challenging than ever, especially with all the daily activities of the company that can put employees at risk.
AmTrust-insured Porchjam Distillery was founded in 2014, and the business is the largest commercial distillery in the state of Louisiana. When COVID-19 hit, Porchjam quickly shifted gears to produce hand sanitizer, becoming one of the first distilleries in the country to do so.
Latter & Blum
Latter & Blum has been dedicated to real estate in the New Orleans area since the 1980s when current President & CEO Lacey Conway’s father purchased the company. As a family-owned company, they understand that real estate inherently involves families, which makes their job much more important.
Anthony Barber, owner of Troy’s Barbeque, knows that the secret to their success is to be 100% consistent in everything they do. As a small business owner, the key is to keep trying hard, reach for your goals and never give up. AmTrust is proud to partner with Troy’s BBQ and their agency, C & C Insurance, to provide the customized small business insurance solutions they need to thrive.
Ma Lu Bian Bian Hot Pot
Arthur Tang, the owner of Ma Lu Bian Bian Hot Pot, wanted to bring authentic Chinese food from his hometown to his second home of Los Angeles. As a small business owner, Tang realized the first thing to consider is how to protect your investment, business and employees.
S. Wolf & Associates
Since coming to the U.S. to follow his small business dreams and opening UN1QUE Tea and Bar in 2018, owner Downey Zhang has made it his goal to provide patrons with a memorable experience and delicious drinks that keep them coming back for more.
Rogers Park Business Alliance
Rogers Park Business Alliance is a Chicago nonprofit that focuses on small, independent businesses in the area through a variety of programs and initiatives. One of the most important ways they assist these businesses is helping with their marketing and promotion, which is usually a struggle for businesses with small budgets.
Gus Legacy Foundation
The Gus Legacy Foundation is changing the lives of so many children in the Chicagoland area through the joy of dance. As a newer nonprofit, the foundation needed an insurance carrier to guide them and assist with their unique needs.
To be successful in the restaurant business, it’s all about doing the right thing for the customer. That’s the philosophy of Ardian Skenderi, owner of Taverna Kyclades in Astoria. They pride themselves not only on their delicious Greek dishes, but also on creating a comfortable atmosphere that keeps customers coming back for more.
Vicky Bakery is a staple in Miami. Since 1972, the company has been making all their pastries and bread in-house and is the go-to for celebrations like birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and more.
Sergio's Family Resturaunts
Treating customers like family while serving delicious food is the goal of John Gazitua, CFO and Carlos Gazitua, President of Sergio’s Family Restaurants. Running a small business means facing many ups and downs, and that’s why it’s important to work with an insurance carrier you can trust.
Torres Insurance Agency
Ana Torres, co-owner of Torres Insurance Agency, knows it’s all about what the client needs. The agency understands how to help their clients grow while bringing value to their business. That’s why Torres Insurance Agency has partnered with AmTrust for the long term.
Stratford Insurance Agency
Stavros Vouyiouklakis, president of Stratford Insurance Agency, is a part of the tight-knit community of Astoria, New York. He has built strong bonds with his insureds, and considers them more than just clients – they are his friends, too. They are part of his agency and he is a part of their business.
Metro Eye MD
Dr. Nicholas Nissirios, creator of Metro Eye MD in Astoria, cares greatly for all his patients; getting into ophthalmology was his way to change people’s lives for the better. He met his current AmTrust appointed insurance agent, Stavros Vouyiouklakis, when he was treating Stavros’s son for a corneal procedure, ultimately saving his vision.
Dukar Fyfe Insurance Services & Risk Management
Elaine Kier of ISU Dukar Fyfe Insurance Services & Risk Management, has been providing clients like Filomena D'Amore of Patsy D'Amore's Pizza and Duane Call of MaGee's Kitchen the excellent service they need to insure their businesses and protect their employees.
Patsy D'Amore's Pizzeria
Filomena D’Amore’s goal was to continue her father’s legacy, Patsy D’Amore’s Pizzeria, located at the Los Angeles Farmer’s market since 1949. Upon learning that some of the other small business owners at the Farmer’s Market were AmTrust Insured, Filomena knew she’d found the right solution for her operation.
Bob's Coffee & Doughnuts
Bob’s Coffee and Doughnuts is a staple at the Los Angeles Farmer’s Market. Bob Tusquellas, the owner since 1970, was looking for a stable insurance company that he could trust, and that’s why he chose AmTrust.
Magee’s Kitchen and House of Nuts
Magee’s opened their first store in 1917 and moved to the Los Angeles Farmer’s Market when it opened in 1934. Working with their AmTrust-appointed agent, Elaine, has helped improve the safety of their business.