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Parker, Smith & Feek Doesn’t Disappoint:
An Intern’s Story

George Jarvis | Commercial Intern Most internships involve young, energetic adults who are eager to gain some perspective and insight into the career that they wish to pursue. However, interns don’t often get real exposure to how the business operates; instead, they are fetching coffee, making copies, or doing other busy work. In my first […]

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Community Spotlight: Brandon Stone

Community Spotlight: Brandon Stone

Meet Brandon Stone; he is Vice President and an Account Executive on our Employee Benefits Team here at Parker, Smith & Feek. Brandon is passionate about helping organizations in the community create a meaningful impact in people’s lives.

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Employee Spotlight: Jim Gregson

Employee Spotlight: Jim Gregson

What’s your role at Parker, Smith & Feek? I’m an Account Executive in the Employee Benefits Department and Practice Group Leader for the Professional Services Practice Group. What inspired you to start a career in the insurance business? I had two connections through baseball coaches whom I looked up to. They had successful careers in the […]

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Employee Spotlight: Peter Tran

Employee Spotlight Peter Tran

I am an Account Executive in the Real Estate Practice Group. I was initially interested in Parker, Smith & Feek after experiencing their culture and seeing their reputation in the insurance industry while working for another brokerage.

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Employee Spotlight: Patrick McHugh

Patrick McHugh Employee Spotlight

I lead our Hospitality Practice Group and am an Account Executive in the Real Estate Practice Group. I work with hotel and restaurant groups, as well as real estate owners and developers, to insure their businesses and protect their assets.

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Community Spotlight: Brandon Hemphill

Employee Spotlight: Brandon Hemphill

Meet Brandon Hemphill; he is an Account Executive with the Private Client Group at Parker, Smith & Feek. Brandon is passionate about engaging with his community.

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Four Reasons Why Surety Is Not Insurance

The Difference Between Surety and Insurance

What are the differences between surety and insurance? Parker, Smith & Feek Principal Scott McGilvray shares his expertise.

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Employee Spotlight: Walt Isler

Walt Isler Employee Spotlight

I am a Principal of the firm and Account Executive in the Construction Practice Group responsible for providing risk management assistance and insurance programs to respond to the risk exposures of my clients.

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Women in Construction Week: Q&A

National Association of Women in Construction

Women in Construction (WIC) Week, March 4-10, is the organization’s largest event of the quarter. It will consist of many exciting events and activities to celebrate and highlight women in construction.

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Attracting Millennials to Manufacturing Careers

Manufacturing HR Roundtable

This past week, Parker, Smith & Feek hosted our second manufacturing human resources roundtable to discuss recruiting and retaining millennials in the manufacturing workspace. As the manufacturing industry faces an aging workforce coupled with continued growth, companies are looking for millennials to fill the job gap.

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2018 PNAA Aerospace Conference

This year’s PNAA Aerospace Conference focused on “Leading through Change: Managing Transformation” as the underlying theme present throughout the various presentations on augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality on the shop floor.

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Walt Winter: Rising Star in Employee Benefits

Walt Winter Rising Star

Parker, Smith & Feek, Vice President and Account Executive Walt Winter has been honored as a ‘2018 Rising Star in Advising’ by the Employee Benefit Adviser.

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