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WiRe Announces Three Officer Appointments

WiRe Announces Three Officer Appointments

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], the organization for women working in the Bermuda reinsurance sector, today [June 27] announced three officer appointments. A spokesperson said, “The appointments include Head of Events Committee – Rachael Afford, Vice President, Specialty Reinsurance, Allied World; Secretary – Joelina Redden, General Counsel,... Read more of this article

WiRe Panel To Address Diversity In Boardroom

WiRe Panel To Address Diversity In Boardroom

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], the professional organization for women working in the reinsurance sector, announced plans to host a panel on the topic of diversity in the boardroom. The “Breaking Board” panel will include Rochelle Simons [Chairwoman, Institute of Directors Bermuda Branch], Fiona Luck [Retired Chief of Staff XL Catlin and NED of... Read more of this article

Women In Reinsurance Group Expands Board

Women In Reinsurance Group Expands Board

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], the organization for professional women working in the Bermuda reinsurance sector, today announced three appointments to its board, with Tracey Gibbons, Peta White and Stephen Young being appointed.“It speaks volumes to the impact that WiRe has made on the Bermuda marketplace to date that Tracey, Peta and Stephen have... Read more of this article

WiRe To Host Salary Negotiation Info Session

WiRe To Host Salary Negotiation Info Session

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe] will host a salary negotiation seminar later this month to help industry professionals learn strategies and techniques to assist them in negotiating their compensation packages. The lunch time presentation will be led by Sylvia Jones, Director of Elevate Executive Selection, a local executive search and recruitment company. “The... Read more of this article

WiRe Silent Auction Raises $12,000 For PALS

WiRe Silent Auction Raises $12,000 For PALS

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe] recently made a donation of $12,000 to support PALS, with the funds raised through a silent auction during their annual holiday social. “WiRe provides educational, mentoring and networking opportunities for our members but we also strive to support the community through charitable efforts,” said Julia Mather, WiRe board... Read more of this article

WiRe Supports Young Woman’s Race Training

WiRe Supports Young Woman’s Race Training

WiRe [Women in Reinsurance] has donated $1,500 to fund a scholarship for a young Bermudian woman to participate in advanced race training at an island sailing club. The scholarship is funded on behalf of WiRe by donations from WiRe board members Kathleen Faries, Head of Bermuda for Tokio Millennium Re AG, and Kathleen Reardon, CEO of Hamilton Re. “We... Read more of this article

Stedman Graham To Speak At WiRe Event

Stedman Graham To Speak At WiRe Event

Motivational speaker and best-selling author Stedman Graham will travel to Bermuda next weekend and, whilst here, will give a talk on “Identity Leadership.” The event is being organized by Women in Reinsurance [WiRe] and is a major fundraiser for the Family Centre.Mr. Graham has made it his mission to bring Identity Development programs... Read more of this article

WiRe Launch Chocolate Fundraising Campaign

WiRe Launch Chocolate Fundraising Campaign

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe] – a Bermuda association for women working in the reinsurance industry — are launching a chocolate fundraising campaign with plans to donate all proceeds to the Family Centre at its 2015 telethon on November 18th. “From its inception, a major goal of our organization, WiRe, has been to support our community... Read more of this article

WiRe Bermuda Launch Website, Social Media

WiRe Bermuda Launch Website, Social Media

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], a Bermuda association for women working in the reinsurance industry, have launched a dedicated website, blog and LinkedIn group. “The launch of our social media presence represents the next stage in WiRe’s growth. Our goal is to make it easier to communicate with our members and provide valuable information about... Read more of this article

Women in Reinsurance Panel Discussion

Women in Reinsurance Panel Discussion

Reinsurance industry networking group WiRe [Women in Reinsurance], last Thursday hosted a leadership panel discussion titled “Building Your Bench.” The industry leaders who have each successfully led a start-up reinsurance company were asked: how they chose their teams; what competencies, experience, skills, and personalities they sought... Read more of this article