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November 18, 2015

ORCHID TO ACQUIRE PLATINUM PARTNERS
Expands Footprint into 43 States, Adds Specialty High Net Worth Products to Existing Platform VERO BEACH, FL – November 18, 2015 – Orchid Underwriters (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of excess & surplus (“E&S”) insurance focusing on coastal properties, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Platinum Partners (“Platinum”), a New Eng

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October 26, 2015

Orchid Announces New Executive Appointments: Names Bob Rose Senior VP of Underwriting and Programs and Bryan Schofield VP of Commercial Lines
Moves into Coastal Commercial E&S Business and Increased Investment in Carrier Relationships Vero Beach, FL, October 26, 2015 -- Orchid Underwriters Insurance Agency, LLC (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of property insurance focusing on coastal properties, announced today it has named Robert J. Rose Senior Vice President of Underwriting and Programs and Bryan Schofield Vice Pr

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May 19, 2015

Orchid Underwriters Appoints Lynda Butler As CFO
Vero Beach, FL, May 19, 2015 -- Orchid Underwriters Insurance Agency, LLC (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of property insurance focusing on coastal properties, announced today that it has named Lynda Butler as Chief Financial Officer. She will also become a member of the Executive Management Committee at Orchid, along with Chairman Ken LeStrange, President Brad Emmons, CIO Chuck Fi

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May 5, 2015

ORCHID UNDERWRITERS ACQUIRES COASTAL AGENTS ALLIANCE
Backed by Gryphon Investors, Orchid and Coastal to Offer Comprehensive Suite of Excess & Surplus Insurance VERO BEACH, FL -- May 5, 2015 – Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC (Orchid), a leading specialty underwriter of excess & surplus (E&S) insurance focusing on coastal properties, today announced that it has acquired Coastal Agents Alliance (Coastal), a market leading managing genera

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April 27, 2015

Orchid Underwriters Names New CIO
Vero Beach, FL, April 27, 2015 -- Orchid Underwriters Insurance Agency, LLC (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of property insurance focusing on coastal properties, announced today that it has named Chuck Fillizola as Chief Information Officer. In this newly created position, Mr. Fillizola will play a decisive role in setting and implementing IT strategy and IT budget management, prog

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