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40 Very Unique Years in Insurance

Full disclosure, it was 39 years and three weeks in reinsurance. But let me back up a minute. I didn’t go straight off to college after high school. I was in a band and had a dream of being a rock star. A couple of years later, after playing mostly in local bars, I went

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