Socher February Seminar Event

Our seminar includes a beautiful golf course location, easily accessible for all our Northern California clients, education provided by industry leaders, morning breakfast and coffee, a delicious lunch and a complimentary happy hour drink! Please join us Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the gorgeous Dublin Ranch Golf Course at 5900 Signal Drive, Dublin, CA.

IdeasManagers will learn insurance basics, detailed claims process facts and tips, the ins and outs of Directors and Officers policies, and important, and updated Earthquake and Flood Insurance information. This seminar will be great for those feeling lost or confused during a claim/loss, those seeking in-depth clarification of D&O forms and exclusions, and anyone wanting to know the latest insurance trends. Our seminar is geared toward new and seasoned managers and board members alike!

To make this event even more valuable to clients, we are happy to announce CE credits through The National Board of Certification for Community Managers will be offered to those that complete the day of learning and fun! Space is limited! Please join us by registering below. We look forward to seeing you there.



Adam CollinsAdam Collins, CIC, CIRMS is Assistant Vice President of Ian H. Graham Insurance (IHG), a Managing General Underwriter specializing in insurance products for community associations. IHG’s D&O insurance program is endorsed by the Community Association Institute (CAI). Mr. Collins has over 18 years of experience in the Insurance Industry, and has his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and Community Insurance Risk Management Specialist (CIRMS) designations. Mr. Collins previously managed the IHG underwriting unit prior to moving to his current position of new business development through agent and broker relationships. In his free time, Mr. Collins enjoys spending time at the river with his family and golfing.



Charlotte AllenCharlotte Allen, Director of Marketing for Socher, discusses the different types of insurance policies available and how they cover interior finishes, when to report a claim, and how claims work for each type of policy. Learn more about the role of your broker and how to best utilize their expertize. You will leave this seminar with a comprehensive understanding of each policy your association maintains and better prepared for a loss. Charlotte is an active participant of CAI, ECHO and CACM and has circuited over two dozen seminars, tradeshows and speaking engagements. Have insurance questions? Charlotte is also our resident blogger. Visit her Ask Charlotte page to ask your insurance questions. Charlotte’s dedication certainly does not end at Socher Insurance. She is also a devoted wife and mother of two and spends countless hours volunteering in and around her community. Her hobbies include cooking, hot yoga, and her commitment to excellence in public education.

George BlaufussGeorge Blaufuss III,  Regional Field Relations Manager for National Flood Services, has been employed with National Flood Services since August of 2008. His territory encompasses the Western United States. George works with our Client Companies and their field representatives conducting flood training at the insurance agency level. 

He began his affiliation with the insurance industry in 1985 with a national company as an account representative and continued in that arena until 2006. He taught various continuing education classes for six years touching on many topics related to that industry. He most recently worked with the NFIP where he conducted flood education classes and flood related workshops to insurance agents, lenders, real estate professionals and local and state governments. 

George is one of NFS’s certified continuing education instructors. George is a native son of a native son of Napa CA. and is a graduate of the University of the Pacific in Stockton CA., 1975. He has served on the IBA Committees for many years and is the only winner of the IBA Associate of the Year award two times. George resides in Napa, CA.

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Save the Date!

Date: 2.8.18

9:30am - Registration
10am to 2pm - Seminar
2pm to 3pm - Happy Hour

Dublin Ranch Golf Course
5900 Signal Drive
Dublin, CA



Presented by: 

Socher Insurance Agency

Event Sponsor: 

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