Venbrook Group, LLC, a large independent insurance distribution and services firm in the US, has promoted Brenda Sherman to Executive Vice President of Business Development and Strategic Alliances.
Having served as a Venbrook executive since 2015, Sherman brings more than 30 years of experience across both the carrier and program administration sides.
In this newly created role, Sherman will combine her underwriting expertise with Venbrook’s program platform to ramp up business development initiatives and work with agency partners to source alternative distribution channels.
Alongside company executives, Sherman will also establish company-wide practices to drive expansion with a particular emphasis on utilizing data analytics to deliver innovative solutions for clients.
In her new role, Sherman will continue to be based in Southern California.
Before she joined Venbrook, Sherman served in various roles across major companies such as AIG, Tokio Marine and Liberty Mutual.
Addressing her new role, Sherman said: “I am honored and excited to join Venbrook’s management team. Jason has built a unique business in the insurance industry with an entrepreneurial ethos internally, while still managing to deliver the crucial products and programs our clients need to manage risk. I am eager to help take the company to the next level.”
Jason D. Turner, Venbrook founder and CEO, added: “Brenda is a valuable part of the Venbrook family and has a deep and unique understanding of our business model.
“She has been especially instrumental in leading our Cardigan program strategies and is an ideal choice to give us additional bench strength in our efforts to deliver the most effective risk strategies for all of our clients.”