SAN DIEGO--()--Barney & Barney, one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerages, today announced that Scott Foster, an insurance brokerage executive with eight years of experience, has joined Barney & Barney in San Francisco.
“Scott joins an expanding team of professionals in our San Francisco and Oakland offices.”
Foster will work with a team of Barney & Barney professionals in the San Francisco Bay Area, offering commercial property and casualty insurance, employee benefits, workers compensation, compensation consulting, executive liability, personal lines and surety.
“Scott Foster is a proven sales executive whose knowledge and experience will help Barney & Barney serve clients in the San Francisco Bay Area,” said Michael Mirsky, Principal and Managing Director. “Scott joins an expanding team of professionals in our San Francisco and Oakland offices.”
In June, Barney & Barney expanded its Northern California operations with the opening of a San Francisco office at One Market Street in Steuart Tower. The San Francisco office currently has five employees and expects to add 20 employees over the next few years. Barney & Barney’s San Francisco and Oakland offices specialize in working with clients in technology, life science, and healthcare, as well as a wide range of professional services firms.
Foster joined Barney & Barney from Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., where he was Area Vice President. Prior to that, he worked for Chubb as a Senior Underwriter and Argo Insurance Group as a Broker. Foster earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics.
About Barney & Barney
Founded 100 years ago, Barney & Barney LLC is a risk management and insurance brokerage providing solutions, services and products in commercial property and casualty insurance, employee benefits, workers compensation, compensation consulting, executive liability, personal lines and surety. An independent, partner-owned firm, Barney & Barney also offers value-added services in alternative risk financing, business continuity and loss control. Barney & Barney is headquartered in San Diego, with offices in San Francisco and Orange County. For more information, visit www.barneyandbarney.com, or call 800.321.4696. For information about the Barney & Barney Foundation, visit http://www.barneyandbarneyfoundation.org.