IRVINE, Calif. (December 21, 2020) – Western Growers Insurance Services (WGIS) has hired Nate Flandro as its new sales executive for commercial insurance. Bringing more than 20 years of experience in workers’ compensation and property and liability insurance, Flandro will focus on helping agribusinesses mitigate financial risks as well as reduce and manage costs. Additionally, he will tap his previous experience in working with grower partners to create alternative funding programs.
“Nate’s extensive involvement in agribusiness and food risks will prove invaluable to the Western Growers Insurance Services team as we continue our 60-year track record of growth and success,” said Jeff Gullickson, president of Western Growers Insurance Services. “His experience will be instrumental in ensuring that we consistently deliver quality service and offer innovative, best-in-class insurance solutions specifically tailored to ag and food-related businesses.”
Flandro is bilingual and serves on the Independent Insurance Brokers and Agents of Fresno County’s Board of Directors as president. Additionally, he is currently enrolled in the business management program at Brigham Young University. Flandro resides in Irvine, Calif., with his wife and three children.
“Joining the Western Growers Insurance Services team and the agricultural and food producing entrepreneurs it represents is the highlight of my career,” said Flandro. “In advance of meeting with our members to help find creative and effective solutions to protect profits and workers I want to express how grateful I am to continue working with those that feed the world!”
About Western Growers Insurance Services:
Western Growers Insurance Services, Inc. is the wholly-owned insurance brokerage of Western Growers and offers full-service risk mitigation and management solutions to agricultural and related industry members in California, Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico. Connect with and learn more about WGIS on Twitter and Facebook.