RESTAURANT PROGRAMS OF AMERICA WELCOMES
JOE CHAMBERLAIN AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
PARSIPPANY, NJ, May 7, 2018 – Restaurant Programs of America, a national retail insurance agency focused on hospitality, restaurants and other specialized market segments, has appointed Joe Chamberlain as Chief Operating Officer.
“As our business throughout the U.S. continues to grow, we remain focused on providing the highest quality of customer service,” said Dean Carras, President and CEO, Restaurant Programs of America. “Joe is a proven leader who combines extensive insurance industry experience with an impressive record working with dynamic enterprises to drive efficiency and exceptional service. We look forward to his contributions to Restaurant Programs of America as we expand our clientele, while continuing to deliver best-in-class services and innovative solutions to meet their evolving needs.”
Mr. Chamberlain has more than 25 years of experience in insurance and operations. During the past four years, as Senior Vice President, Preferred Concepts, LLC, he implemented a Six Sigma initiative to help the firm drive efficiency and improve customer service.
Earlier, he was with property/casualty insurer Tower Group Companies initially as Vice President, Line Operations and subsequently was promoted to Managing Vice President, Operations Shared Services.
He began his insurance career serving in a series of underwriting positions with Mutual Benefit Life and Prudential Property and Casualty Insurance Company of New Jersey. Later, he joined Agency Holding Company in Baltimore as Vice President, Operations. In 2001, he joined Automatic Data Processing as senior director of Insurance Operations; five years later, he was promoted to Area Vice President of Sales for the Eastern Region prior to joining Tower Group.
Mr. Chamberlain earned a B.A. degree in political science from The College of New Jersey and a M.B.A. from Monmouth University. He holds the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt designation.
Restaurant Programs of America is a national retail insurance agency focused on providing quality business insurance products and services to specialized market segments, including hospitality and restaurant risks, throughout the United States.
For more information, contact:
Executive Vice President
Restaurant Programs of America
Office: 877-615-5488 ext. 242