News & Media

March 27, 2017

Orchid Underwriters Appoints Brad Emmons as Chief Executive Officer and Steven Carlsen as Chairman
VERO BEACH, FL – March 27, 2017 – Orchid Underwriters Insurance Agency, LLC (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of property insurance on coastal properties, announced today that it has promoted Brad Emmons to Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Emmons, who joined Orchid in 1998, previously served as President of Orchid.  Under Emmons’ leadership and since Gryphon Investors (“Gryph

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February 21, 2017

Florida Homeowner Carrier Downgrades
February 21, 2017 – Florida Homeowner Carrier Downgrades Please reference the following article in Insurance Journal regarding recent carrier downgrades: Demotech Suspends Florida Insurer Rating Criteria; Says Downgrades Coming. The article mentions several carrier downgrades. Rest assured, this does not affect any Orchid carriers. Orchid only partners with AM Best Rated carriers with a rating

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February 17, 2017

Orchid Launches Admitted Product with Spinnaker Insurance Company
Orchid Launches Admitted Product with A.M. Best-Rated Carrier Spinnaker Insurance Company Vero Beach, FL – February 14, 2017 – Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of excess & surplus (“E&S”) insurance focusing on coastal properties, announced that it will launch admitted residential homeowners’ products through a new partnership with S

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November 30, 2016

Orchid Underwriters Welcomes New Carrier National General Premier
Vero Beach, FL – November 30, 2016 – Orchid Underwriters (“Orchid”), a leading provider of coastal excess & surplus (“E&S”), as well as High Net Worth personal lines, is pleased to announce a new partnership with National General Premier, a specialty personal lines insurance company designed to meet the needs of affluent customers. National General Premier focuses on affluent

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November 16, 2016

Orchid Underwriters Introduces Connect
Powerful Online Quote Submission Tool Now Available VERO BEACH, FL – November 16, 2016 – Orchid Underwriters (“Orchid”), a leading specialty underwriter of excess & surplus (“E&S”) insurance focusing on coastal properties, has announced the launch of Connect, a state of the art quote submission tool. Orchid’s Commercial Lines program is now available through Connect for risk

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