Forbes Promoted to Senior Vice President


For Immediate Release

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, September 10. 2013 – William Gallagher Associates (WGA) announced the promotion of Susan Forbes to Senior Vice President.

Ms. Forbes has 24 years of experience in the commercial insurance industry. Since 2002 in her role as Marketing Director for WGA, she has overseen all advertising, public relations, outgoing communications, events, sponsorships, social media and web strategies.

“Susan represents WGA’s core values in the way she demonstrates teamwork, mutual respect and a sense of urgency in meeting the needs of her internal and external clients,” commented Philip J. Edmundson, WGA’s Chairman and CEO. “It helps that Susan came to WGA with experience as a broker and she has deftly molded her career by essentially building a modern marketing function at WGA.”

Ms. Forbes is a graduate of Northeastern University’s School of Journalism, with a concentration in Advertising.

William Gallagher Associates (WGA) is a leading provider of insurance brokerage, risk management and employee benefit services to companies with complex risks and dynamic needs, within industries that include life sciences, technology, financial risks, healthcare, energy, clean tech and environmental services. The firm was founded in 1983 and is one of the country’s leading independent brokerage firms, with offices in Boston, MA; New York, NY; Hartford, CT; Princeton, NJ Columbia, MD; and Atlanta, GA.

Please further information, contact:

Amy Wachler
William Gallagher Associates
470 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210
Main 617.261.6700