Employee Spotlight-Katie Martin

  This month’s employee spotlight is on our lovely Katie Martin.  Katie started with Brown & Brown about 2 years ago as our receptionist and has since moved up to small business technician.  She and her husband Chris have been together for 11 years and are new parents to their … Continue reading

Movie Claim Monday Injuries

For this month’s movie claim Monday we wanted to share a list of actors injured on set. On site job injuries are usually paid through the company workers comp policy. This list does not specify if a claim was made or of any kind of pay out. We just imagine … Continue reading

Employee Spotlight Shane Neal

This month’s employee spotlight is on our fabulous producer Shane Neal.  Shane has been in the insurance industry for 15 years, specializing in commercial insurance and contract bonds.  He has been married to his beautiful wife Christa for 23 years, and they have 6 children.  When he’s not working, Shane … Continue reading

Crab Bash Fundraiser

  Brown & Brown Insurance of New Mexico was one of the sponsors for this year’s annual Crab Bash Fundraiser. The fundraiser was held for All Faiths Children’s Advocacy Center. The advocacy center provides counseling to children and their families who are struggling due to issues of divorce, homelessness, child abuse/neglect, … Continue reading

Why Your Auto Premium Increased

You just received your renewal for your auto policy. You skim down to find the new premium for the following year and you see it has increased by a couple hundred or more. Most auto policies take an annual rate increase otherwise known as an inflation guard.  There are also … Continue reading

Employee Spotlight

Karen Fournier This month’s employee spotlight is on the wonderful Karen Fournier in our Taos office.  She  has been with Brown & Brown for nearly 5 years, about as long as she has been in Taos.  Karen and her husband Gary have been married for 32 years and have two … Continue reading

Movie Claim Monday-Fast Five

      Movie Claim Monday: where our insurance minds speculate whether certain incidents in the cinematic universe would in fact be considered a covered claim.* Our movie today is Fast Five.  As the eighth installment of this series just came out, we shouldn’t be spoiling the plotline for you.  … Continue reading

Employee Spotlight

Andrea Vargas This month’s employee spotlight is on our lovely Andrea Vargas.  Andrea is on our benefits team here in the Albuquerque office.  She has been working in insurance for 14 years and has been with us for 6 months. Andrea says that she is 100% focused on her family.  … Continue reading

Movie Claim Monday

Movie Claim Monday: where our insurance minds speculate whether certain incidents in the cinematic universe would in fact be considered a covered claim.*   Today we look at the movie Batman vs. Superman.  In a fairly early scene, we see one of Bruce Wayne’s buildings come down.  We have a … Continue reading

Employee Spotlight Lupe Watters

  Our employee spotlight this month is on the wonderful Lupe Watters.  Lupe has been in commercial insurance for over 20 years.  Most recently, she became Brown & Brown’s Risk and Safety Analyst, and she absolutely loves it.  She enjoys working closely with the producers and clients. Lupe has been married … Continue reading