Category Archives: Features

Big I Officers on the Future of Independent Agents: Lee Schilling

The Big I held its annual Young Agents conference at the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans last week. In the midst of the event, Louisiana Comp Blog sat down with Big I officers to ask about what they think the future will look like for today’s young agents. Lee Schilling, IIABL National Director and head of Schilling & Reid Insurance advised young agents to network as much as possible.

EMPLOYERS Highlights Progress Since Entering Louisiana Market

EMPLOYERS, a workers’ compensation carrier with coast-to-coast operations, recently entered the Louisiana market. Since then, the company was made its mark in Louisiana’s healthy workers’ compensation market. Louisiana Comp Blog reached out to EMPLOYERS Sale and Marketing Chief Ray Wise and Territory Manager Alicia Stanley to assess the company’s progress.

Executive Director Gary Davis on SAWCA’s Louisiana History

As the Southern Association of Workers’ Compensation Administrators prepares to host industry leaders and regulators at its 70th Annual Convention at the Salamander Resort in Middleburg, Virginia, July 23rd-27th, 2018, Louisiana Comp Blog spoke to SAWCA Executive Director Gary Davis about SAWCA’s Louisiana roots. Read on to learn how the “Southern state of mind” is expanding its reach.

SOS ’18 Speaker Profile: Sharon Cartaya of CorVel

Louisiana Comp Blog’s upcoming tech conference, Spotlight on Solutions, will bring together various stakeholders in the workers’ comp industry on June 15th in New Orleans to discuss how technology is changing comp and where we’re headed in the age of endless information. Leading up to the conference, this Q&A series will allow attendees to learn more about our presenters and what they have to offer. Sharon Cartaya, of CorVel, talks about our virtual world and its role in telehealth.