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The Hartford Announces New Leadership For Personal Lines Agency Channel

  • Mary Boyd’s role expanded to include leadership of both the direct and agency channels
  • Molly Rondeau named head of Personal Lines agency sales
August 9, 2017
"Mary’s leadership since joining the company two years ago and her previous career experience in the personal lines agency channel will add strength and momentum to our agency business as we continue to position ourselves for long-term profitable growth"

HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Hartford has appointed Mary Boyd as head of the Personal Lines agency channel in addition to her current role as head of the Personal Lines direct channel. In this expanded role, she will be responsible for strengthening alignment across the business while continuing to maintain the company’s individual channel focus. In addition, Molly Rondeau has joined The Hartford as head of Personal Lines agency sales, reporting to Boyd.

“Mary’s leadership since joining the company two years ago and her previous career experience in the personal lines agency channel will add strength and momentum to our agency business as we continue to position ourselves for long-term profitable growth,” said Ray Sprague, head of The Hartford’s Personal Lines business.

Rondeau joins The Hartford from Nationwide Private Client where she served as senior vice president of national distribution, sales, marketing, underwriting and risk solutions. Previously, she held positions of increasing responsibility at Fireman’s Fund. Rondeau is a licensed P&C insurance agent.

Sprague added, “Molly’s extensive industry knowledge and experience in the agency space will be valuable as we continue to deepen our relationships with agents who are committed to serving the mature market.”

The Hartford’s Personal Lines segment provides automobile, homeowners and personal umbrella coverages to individuals across the United States. The company is the exclusive provider of The AARP® Automobile and Homeowners Insurance Program.

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