Texas Chapter Tackles Blockchain and Bitcoin in Dallas, Houston

75 Texas Chapter members gathered this past Wednesday, September 12, in Dallas and Thursday, September 13, in Houston to learn about how blockchain and Bitcoin are impacting the professional liability industry. Will Daugherty, Baker & Hostetler, and Nick Economidis, Crum & Forster, spoke in both locations on how the growing technology of blockchain and cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are affecting the insurance market.

Enjoy the photos from the Houston session and we hope to see you at another PLUS event soon!

Southern California Golf Tournament Benefits the PLUS Foundation

It was a gorgeous sunny day at MountainGate Country Club in Los Angeles for the annual PLUS Southern California Golf Tournament. More than 60 golfers, sponsors, and volunteers gathered to support the PLUS Foundation on Monday, September 10, 2018. The tournament expects to raise more than $2,500 for the PLUS Foundation.

This year the PLUS Foundation’s Chapter Charity grants for the Southern California Chapter are awarded to Baby2Baby, which provides low income children ages 0-12 with diapers, clothing, and basic necessities that all children deserve, and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, to support resources to drive research to find a cure for MS and offers educational programs to health care providers. The Chapter also plans to host a volunteer activity for the Sheehan Adopt A Family on Sunday, December 2, 2018, from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Alpine Village to pack toys in preparation for the children’s holiday party.  The Sheehan Adopt A Family program provides low income families with food, clothes and toys during the holidays. Watch for more details to come on the upcoming volunteer activity to see how you can become involved!

Thank You Sponsors

Event Sponsor                                                           


Lunch & Reception Food Sponsor

RT Specialty, LLC

Beverage Sponsor

Burns & Wilcox Brokerage                                     

Hole-In-One Sponsor

AmWINS Brokerage of California

Single Hole Sponsors

Allied World


Ironshore, Inc.

Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

RSUI Group, Inc.


Worldwide Facilities, LLC

Hartford Golf Tournament Benefits the PLUS Foundation

It was a beautifully sunny day at Wampanoag Country Club for the Hartford Golf Tournament. On September 4, 2018, more than 75 golfers, sponsors and volunteers gathered to support the PLUS Foundation. The tournament expects to raise more than $1,200 for the PLUS Foundation.

Representatives from three local charities receiving the PLUS Foundation’s Chapter Charity grant awards attended the golf reception. This year’s grant recipients were: Read to a Child, which makes mentoring and literacy opportunities available for lunchtime reading to students K-Grade 4; the Center for Children’s Advocacy, which provides attorneys to represent children who have been abused and neglected; and The First Tee of Connecticut, which offers young people educational programs that build character, instill life enhancing values and promote healthy living choices through golf.

Enjoy the photos from this event and we hope to see you at another tournament soon!

Thank You Sponsors

Course Beverage Sponsor


Single-Hole Sponsors

AmWINS Brokerage of New England

Euclid Exec


OneBeacon Healthcare Group

The Hartford Financial Services Group