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Should a State of Emergency be an emergency?

Should a State of Emergency be an emergency?

Martial law. State of emergency. Over the past few years, governments in Ethiopia, Nicaragua, Jamaica and Zimbabwe, among others, have ... read more

ACA Update

ACA Update

Anything this current Administration does on matters relating to the ACA is cast as “sabotage.” Actually, that’s not true. As I ... read more

“What’s Next In Congress” Update

“What’s Next In Congress” Update

Okay, so we now know we are looking at a Democratic House of Representatives and a Republican Senate. Will anything get done? Answer: ... read more

ACA Update

ACA Update

As per usual, there is a lot of “noise” out there on HHS’s recently issued guidance on the ACA Section 1332 Waivers. A lot of ... read more

AHT Names Two New Shareholders in Washington Metro  and Seattle Offices

AHT Names Two New Shareholders in Washington Metro and Seattle Offices

Leesburg, VA – October 22, 2018: AHT Insurance is pleased to name Brian Schermerhorn, Senior Vice President, and Brett Webster, ... read more

AHT Insurance Named an IIABA 2018 Best Practices Agency

AHT Insurance Named an IIABA 2018 Best Practices Agency

AHT Insurance retains its Best Practices status, once again becoming part of an elite group of independent insurance agencies around ... read more

Health Care Policy Update

Health Care Policy Update

One thing we all learned in the wake of the Nov. 2016 election is that “polling” is not always reliable when it comes to predicting ... read more

Short-Term Health Plan Update

Short-Term Health Plan Update

The fight over short-term health plans and association health plans (AHPs) continue to rage on. With respect to short-term health ... read more

Employer Update

Employer Update

My post last week was apparently well-timed because as I was hitting send on my email update, reports were coming out that a group of ... read more

Employer Update

Employer Update

This is an issue that I have only briefly touched on in the past. But, recent news articles continue to shine a light on the growing ... read more

Weather Happens: Considerations for Travel Risk Management

Weather Happens: Considerations for Travel Risk Management

Here in the US, September is National Preparedness Month, and the near simultaneous arrivals of Hurricane Florence in the US and Super ... read more

ACA Update

ACA Update

Admittedly, I am loathe to talk yet again about the most recent legal challenge against the ACA. But, since this litigation has ... read more

HHS Update

HHS Update

In a somewhat rapid-fire fashion, HHS approved Wisconsin’s, Maine’s, New Jersey’s, and now Maryland’s 1332 Waiver request to establish ... read more

“Risk Adjustment” Update

“Risk Adjustment” Update

HHS Issues Proposed Regulations, Paving the Way for the 2018 Risk Adjustment Program “Pay-Outs” and “Pay-Ins”; The New Mexico CO-OP ... read more

Kidnap Response: Better to Plan and Not Need it than Need a Plan and Not Have One

Kidnap Response: Better to Plan and Not Need it than Need a Plan and Not Have One

Did the Qatari government really pay one billion for the release of 28 members of a royal hunting party that were kidnapped in Iraq? ... read more

AHT Appoints New Member to the Board of Directors

AHT Appoints New Member to the Board of Directors

Leesburg, VA – July 27, 2018: AHT Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of Jenni Bickerstaff, Principal and Senior Vice ... read more

Short-Term Health Plan Update

Short-Term Health Plan Update

Set aside for a moment all of the arguments that short-term health plans provide inadequate coverage. And try – if you can – to block ... read more

AHT Insurance Completes Acquisition of Saul & Associates

AHT Insurance Completes Acquisition of Saul & Associates

AHT Insurance announces the acquisition of R.A. Saul & Associates, effective August 1, 2018. read more

HSA Update

HSA Update

Back during the week of June 11th, I explained that Republicans and Democrats on the House Ways and Means Committee discussed ways ... read more

Association Health Plan Update

Association Health Plan Update

Politico and Association Health Plans: Why Did Politico Get It Wrong? Politico came out with a pretty negative story about association ... read more

VEDP Welcomes AHT Among 25 Private Sector International Trade Partners

VEDP Welcomes AHT Among 25 Private Sector International Trade Partners

Leesburg, VA – July 20, 2018: AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that The Virginia Economic Development (VEDP) International Trade ... read more

Navigator & “Risk Adjustment” Update

Navigator & “Risk Adjustment” Update

HHS announced that the Department was once again limiting funding for the ACA’s Navigator Program. The announcement comes on the heels ... read more

“Risk Adjustment” Update

“Risk Adjustment” Update

Last Saturday, HHS surprised us all with an announcement that the Department was putting “on hold” (1) any collections from carriers ... read more

Association Health Plan Update

Association Health Plan Update

On one side of the debate over association health plans (AHPs), we have national trade associations, franchisees, and organizations and read more

AHT’s Caren Huminski and Tara Trout Named 2018 Elite Women in Insurance by Insurance Business

AHT’s Caren Huminski and Tara Trout Named 2018 Elite Women in Insurance by Insurance Business

Leesburg, VA – June 27, 2018: AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that two of its insurance professionals, Caren Huminski and Tara ... read more

Association Health Plan Update

Association Health Plan Update

The final regulations create what I call 3 Categories of AHPs. These 3 separate Categories are important because ALL of the ... read more

HSA Update

HSA Update

In a relatively bipartisan hearing, Republicans and Democrats discussed ways Congress could modify the HSA rules to allow ... read more

ACA Update

ACA Update

I have purposefully avoided writing about this legal challenge, due in large part to the fact that I view this latest legal challenge ... read more

Money, Money, Money: Managing Risks of Cash Intensive International Operations

Money, Money, Money: Managing Risks of Cash Intensive International Operations

Among the essentials in my daypack during my first trip to Afghanistan in early 2002 were a first aid kit, rain jacket, sat phone and ... read more

“Individual” and “Small Group” Market Update/Association Health Plan Update

“Individual” and “Small Group” Market Update/Association Health Plan Update

The LA Times is out with a news story chronicling all of the public comments submitted by “health care organizations” in response to ... read more

ACA “Repeal and Replace” Update

ACA “Repeal and Replace” Update

There have been some behind-the-scenes talk about pursuing another ACA “repeal and replace” exercise this year, but we haven’t heard ... read more

ACA Individual Market Update

ACA Individual Market Update

Maryland and Virginia were the first States to make public the premium increase requests of their insurance carriers choosing to sell ... read more

CBO Update

CBO Update

The head of the CBO told the Senate Budget Committee that the agency will be issuing a report that will lower the coverage losses ... read more

“Single-Payer” Update

“Single-Payer” Update

Look, I do NOT think we will ever get to a single-payer system. I believe we are too much of a capitalist society. And, I believe ... read more

Guards: Another Tool in the Risk Management Toolbox

Guards: Another Tool in the Risk Management Toolbox

We’ve all seen it traveling in the developing world: the ubiquitous uniformed guard standing outside a compound gate or in a booth, ... read more

Employer Update

Employer Update

Regardless of what you think about a “single-payer” health care program, a debate on the issue will be coming, and coming soon. Due in read more

State Activity Update

State Activity Update

As I have reported to you, States like California, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and Washington State are trying to ... read more

ACA Exchange Update

ACA Exchange Update

At the end of January of this year, independent analyses found that 11.8 million consumers “signed up” for a health plan through either read more

State Activity Update

State Activity Update

Iowa’s Governor just signed into law legislation that would allow Iowans who are looking for health coverage in the “individual” market read more

ACA “Market Stabilization” Update

ACA “Market Stabilization” Update

Okay, so last week I told you that the fate of enacting the ACA “market stabilization” package hinged on whether Republicans and ... read more

ACA “Market Stabilization” Update

ACA “Market Stabilization” Update

In the embedded link above is an excellent article written by Joe Antos and Jim Capretta with AEI. The article hits on many of the ... read more

Idaho Update

Idaho Update

You woke up this morning to a plethora of news articles reporting that HHS has informed Idaho that the State CANNOT go through with its read more

Idaho Update

Idaho Update

Interestingly, I believe that Blue Cross of Idaho can do whatever it wants here. BUT, I also believe that by offering ... read more

Budget Update

Budget Update

Funding for the ACA’s “risk corridor” program: As you may recall, payments from insurance carriers into the ACA’s “risk corridor” ... read more

Employer Update/Health Care Policy Change Update

Employer Update/Health Care Policy Change Update

Last Tuesday, Amazon, JP Morgan, and Berkshire Hathaway issued a press release putting the world on notice that the 3 companies were ... read more

US State Department Revamps Travel Advisories System

US State Department Revamps Travel Advisories System

Travel alert vs. travel warning? Travelers, like me, who often found official US State Department travel guidance tough to decipher in ... read more

Market Stabilization Update

Market Stabilization Update

First and foremost, Federal funds for States to set up a reinsurance program or “invisible high risk pool.” The funds have to be ... read more

Government Shutdown & ACA Taxes Update

Government Shutdown & ACA Taxes Update

As you know, the government shut down at 12:01 am Friday night/Saturday morning. BUT, as you probably also know, Congress is poised to read more

Association Health Plan Update

Association Health Plan Update

Last week, I told you that – in my opinion – any legal challenge(s) brought against the proposed AHP regs would lose (see last week’s ... read more

Health Policy Change Update

Health Policy Change Update

While many – including me – thought that Majority Leader McConnell and the President would endeavor to make good on their “promise” to ... read more

Recent Developments in Pakistan and the Potential Impact on NGOs

Recent Developments in Pakistan and the Potential Impact on NGOs

Recently announced cuts in US aid to Islamabad, and the surrounding heated rhetoric, are likely to accelerate the rollercoaster ride ... read more

Tax Reform Update

Tax Reform Update

From a health care perspective, there is not much more to add when it comes to the Tax Reform legislation. You have heard me talk at ... read more

AHT Insurance, Seattle, Joins RiskProNet International

AHT Insurance, Seattle, Joins RiskProNet International

The Seattle office of AHT Insurance has joined RiskProNet International, an association of independent insurance brokers in North ... read more

Tax Reform Update

Tax Reform Update

Late, late Friday night, Senate Republican Leadership pulled together 51 votes to pass the Senate’s Tax Reform bill. As you know, ... read more

Preparing for US Recognition of Jerusalem as Capital of Israel

Preparing for US Recognition of Jerusalem as Capital of Israel

The anticipated US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel will likely inflame tension and provoke protests in the region – ... read more

Tax Reform Update

Tax Reform Update

Last Thursday, the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) – with the aid of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) – released various tables ... read more

Tax Reform Update

Tax Reform Update

In CBO’s most recent estimate, the agency came to the following 4 conclusions: By repealing the mandate (1) The government would save ... read more

AHT Named Elite Agency by Insurance Business America

AHT Named Elite Agency by Insurance Business America

AHT is pleased to announce that it has been named to the 2017 Elite Agency list by Insurance Business America (IBA). read more

Saudi Arabia Flexes it’s Muscle: Monitor Events and Ensure Travel Risk Management Systems are in Place

Saudi Arabia Flexes it’s Muscle: Monitor Events and Ensure Travel Risk Management Systems are in Place

These travel risk management best practices are important in today’s complex global risk environment – and more so during times of ... read more

Cost-Sharing Subsidy Update

Cost-Sharing Subsidy Update

Avalere Health studied the impact of the decision to cancel the cost-sharing subsidy payments.  Here is Avalere’s top-line statement:  ... read more

Cost-Sharing Subsidy Update

Cost-Sharing Subsidy Update

I once again feel vindicated.  As you know, back in August, I highlighted what the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) said in its report read more

ACA “Repair” and “Cost-Sharing” Subsidy Update

ACA “Repair” and “Cost-Sharing” Subsidy Update

Last Tuesday, Sens. Alexander (R-TN) and Murray (D-WA) announced their bi-partisan agreement on a “market stabilization” package.  Also read more

Cost-Sharing Subsidy Update

Cost-Sharing Subsidy Update

Thursday night, as the Nationals were choking in Game 5, President Trump announced that the Administration would stop making the ... read more

Repeal and Replace Update

Repeal and Replace Update

As you all know, efforts to pass the Graham-Cassidy bill fell short of generating the necessary 50 votes, so instead of bringing the ... read more

Virginia Student Nehul Kapoor Receives 2017 AHT Scholarship

Virginia Student Nehul Kapoor Receives 2017 AHT Scholarship

AHT awarded their 29th annual scholarship in the amount of $5,500 to Nehul Kapoor of Heritage High School (HHS). read more

How Much is Enough? Contingency Planning for the Kenyan Elections

How Much is Enough? Contingency Planning for the Kenyan Elections

With Kenyans headed back to the polls on October 26th for a re-run of the August elections, there is renewed potential for violence ... read more

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes AHT Insurance as its Newest Partner Firm

United Benefit Advisors Welcomes AHT Insurance as its Newest Partner Firm

United Benefit Advisors (UBA) is pleased to welcome AHT Insurance as its newest Partner Firm. read more

Jim Maulfair Named to 2017 Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Plan Advisers

Jim Maulfair Named to 2017 Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Plan Advisers

AHT is pleased to announce that Jim Maulfair, CPA, AIF, Principal and Director of Financial Services has been named to the 2017 list of read more

Repair Update

Repair Update

Last Tuesday, the Senate HELP Committee held its 3rd hearing on ACA “market stabilization,” focusing primarily on the following two ... read more

Phoning Home: The Basics of Emergency & Incident Reporting

Phoning Home: The Basics of Emergency & Incident Reporting

You can’t begin managing an emergency until you know there is an emergency. Self-evident? Of course. Although, all too often incident ... read more

Cost-Sharing Subsidy, CBO and IRS Update

Cost-Sharing Subsidy, CBO and IRS Update

This week we briefly touch on the issue of funding the “cost-sharing” subsidies and comment about the controversy’s impact on a ... read more

Not just for evacuations: medical and security assistance companies

Not just for evacuations: medical and security assistance companies

Often as I help clients strengthen their global risk management and emergency response systems I will remark that their ... read more

When it’s Time to Go: Considerations for Security-related Evacuation

When it’s Time to Go: Considerations for Security-related Evacuation

One of the first historical events I remember in real time was the evacuation of Saigon in 1975. Planes packed to capacity dodging ... read more

AHT Principals Named 2017 Top Producers by Insurance Business

AHT Principals Named 2017 Top Producers by Insurance Business

Leesburg, VA – May 5, 2017: AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that seven of its Principals have been named a 2017 Top Producer by ... read more

Laptop in your checked luggage? Avoid it if possible

Laptop in your checked luggage? Avoid it if possible

Beginning Saturday March 25, in response to increased security concerns, laptops and other “large electronics” will be banned from ... read more

Abuja’s airport closure: Time to update medical evacuation plans

Abuja’s airport closure: Time to update medical evacuation plans

Operating in Nigeria can present more than a few challenges. Starting March 8, add the closure of Abuja’s international airport to ... read more

AHT Insurance Signs on as 2017 Risk Summit Sponsor

AHT Insurance Signs on as 2017 Risk Summit Sponsor

LEESBURG, Virginia—The Nonprofit Risk Management Center team is proud to announce that AHT Insurance has signed on as a Corporate ... read more

AHT Insurance Awarded 2017 Loudoun County Community Leadership Award

AHT Insurance Awarded 2017 Loudoun County Community Leadership Award

Leesburg, VA – February 1, 2017 - AHT Insurance is proud to announce that they have been awarded a 2017 Loudoun County Community ... read more

Abundance of Caution: Mitigating Risks Associated with US travel ban

Abundance of Caution: Mitigating Risks Associated with US travel ban

As is being widely reported in the media, implementation of the US Executive Order restricting travel from seven majority Muslim ... read more

“Virtual” kidnapping….what does that mean?

“Virtual” kidnapping….what does that mean?

Many of us have probably heard of virtual kidnapping, but how many people can really describe the risk? Recent articles in the ... read more

Revised ANSI/PMMI B155.1-2016 Safety Requirements for Packaging and Processing Machinery

Revised ANSI/PMMI B155.1-2016 Safety Requirements for Packaging and Processing Machinery

Leesburg, VA – December 1, 2016 – PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, announced the approval of its ... read more

Managing travel health risks: It’s more than vaccines

Managing travel health risks: It’s more than vaccines

Zika. Cholera. Bird flu. Malaria. Good old travelers diarrhea. There’s no shortage of illnesses facing global travelers. And then ... read more

New Istanbul Travel Warning: How to Respond?

New Istanbul Travel Warning: How to Respond?

On Saturday October 29, the US State Department revised their Travel Warning for Istanbul, Turkey reflecting the ordered departure of ... read more

Ethiopia — Challenges on Multiple Fronts

Ethiopia — Challenges on Multiple Fronts

The Ethiopian government’s imposition of a state of emergency following weeks of violent demonstrations further complicates an already ... read more

Dead (or dying) dictators: Managing Risk as Authoritarian Regimes Crumble

Dead (or dying) dictators: Managing Risk as Authoritarian Regimes Crumble

"Yes, I was dead, it's true I was dead. I resurrected as I always do,” Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe recently joked about his purported ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top 100 Agency

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top 100 Agency

Leesburg, VA – August 31, 2016 – AHT Insurance, a leading brokerage providing solutions to clients globally, has been recognized by ... read more

Know Before You Go: It’s More Than a Catchy Phrase

Know Before You Go: It’s More Than a Catchy Phrase

Ticket purchased. Bags packed. Laptop charged to work on the plane. Another business trip and you’re ready to go. Well, almost ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as One of the Largest Brokers of U.S. Business

AHT Insurance Recognized as One of the Largest Brokers of U.S. Business

Leesburg, VA (August 2, 2016) – AHT Insurance has once again been recognized on Business Insurance magazine’s list of the “100 ... read more

DOL Increases Penalties for Late 5500 Filings and SBC Violations

DOL Increases Penalties for Late 5500 Filings and SBC Violations

The DOL has issued regulations that increase the civil monetary penalties for a wide range of benefit-related violations. Recognizing ... read more

Who’s Where? Tracking travel — an essential part of duty of care

Who’s Where? Tracking travel — an essential part of duty of care

As reports of explosions and small arms fire at Istanbul airport flashed across TV news screens, countless organizational leaders asked read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post

Leesburg, VA – July 21, 2016 – AHT Insurance, headquartered in Leesburg, VA since 1921, is pleased to announce that it has once again ... read more

China’s new NGO law: part of a growing trend

China’s new NGO law: part of a growing trend

With their April 2016 NGO law the Chinese government joined a growing list of countries enacting laws restricting the operations of ... read more

US Embassy Kabul — Security Message May 28, 2016

US Embassy Kabul — Security Message May 28, 2016

As most organizations operating in Afghanistan are probably aware, the US Embassy in Kabul recently released a security message ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as One of the Top Ten Insurance Brokers in the Washington, DC Metro Area

AHT Insurance Recognized as One of the Top Ten Insurance Brokers in the Washington, DC Metro Area

Leesburg, VA (May 18, 2016) – AHT Insurance has once again been recognized by the Washington Business Journal as a top insurance ... read more

A kidnapping in Kenya: Duty of Care in today’s global risk environment

A kidnapping in Kenya: Duty of Care in today’s global risk environment

After his convoy was ambushed near Kenya’s sprawling Dadaab refugee camp in 2012, Steven Dennis spent four harrowing days as a hostage ... read more

AHT Insurance Expands to Open Downtown Washington, D.C. Office

AHT Insurance Expands to Open Downtown Washington, D.C. Office

Leesburg, VA – April 21, 2016 – AHT Insurance, a nationally recognized independent insurance brokerage, is pleased to announce the ... read more

Dennis Gustafson and Michael Tomasulo Honored with Power Broker Designation

Dennis Gustafson and Michael Tomasulo Honored with Power Broker Designation

Leesburg, VA – March 29, 2016 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that Dennis Gustafson, Principal, Senior Vice President and ... read more

Travel Agencies & Hotels: An Emerging Trend in Duty of Care Lawsuits?

Travel Agencies & Hotels: An Emerging Trend in Duty of Care Lawsuits?

According to media reports, families of UK citizens killed during a 2015 terrorist attack on a hotel in Tunisia may be preparing to ... read more

AHT Insurance Expands Manufacturing Practice in Chicago

AHT Insurance Expands Manufacturing Practice in Chicago

Leesburg, VA – March 2, 2016 – AHT Insurance, a nationally recognized independent insurance brokerage, is please to announce the ... read more

Hotel safety and security: managing risk at a home away from home

Hotel safety and security: managing risk at a home away from home

Recent high profile attacks on international hotels in Mali and Burkina Faso highlight the severe and persistent threat of terrorism ... read more

AHT Insurance Names New Principals

AHT Insurance Names New Principals

Leesburg, VA – January 19, 2016 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that Brandon Boynton and Ryan Murphy were recently named ... read more

AHT Insurance Names New Principals

AHT Insurance Names New Principals

Leesburg, VA – January 14, 2016 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that Faina Marsh, Jim Maulfair, and Jason Schilperoort were ... read more

AHT Insurance Expands Global Risks Practice with Membership in the Worldwide Broker Network

AHT Insurance Expands Global Risks Practice with Membership in the Worldwide Broker Network

Leesburg, VA – January 12, 2016 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announced its recent membership in the Worldwide Broker Network. AHT is ... read more

Saudi – Iranian tensions: Ripple effects for travelers in the region

Saudi – Iranian tensions: Ripple effects for travelers in the region

Tensions continue to escalate in the Middle East following Saudi Arabia’s execution of a prominent Shi’ite cleric. After demonstrators read more

(Not so) Happy Holidays

(Not so) Happy Holidays

It’s that time of year again -- the holiday season. Without detracting too much from the joy and excitement, it’s important to remember read more

AHT’s 27th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises $32,000 to Benefit Loudoun Interfaith Relief and Mobile Hope

AHT’s 27th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises $32,000 to Benefit Loudoun Interfaith Relief and Mobile Hope

Leesburg, VA – December 14, 2015 – AHT Insurance has proudly announced that it raised $32,000 to split between beneficiaries Loudoun ... read more

AHT Insurance Named a Best Place to Work in Insurance

AHT Insurance Named a Best Place to Work in Insurance

Leesburg, VA – November 30, 2015 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that Business Insurance magazine has once again named AHT as ... read more

Managing the risk: Election related violence in the developing world

Managing the risk: Election related violence in the developing world

Roads blocked with burning tires by angry crowds protesting election results in Haiti. Grenade attacks on polling places in Burundi. ... read more

Road traffic accidents: A Truly Global Risk

Road traffic accidents: A Truly Global Risk

Every year around 1.24 million people are killed in road traffic accidents. Put another way, someone is killed or seriously injured on read more

AHT Insurance Honored With ‘Best Practices Agency’ Designation

AHT Insurance Honored With ‘Best Practices Agency’ Designation

Leesburg, VA – September 25, 2015 – AHT Insurance has retained its status as a ‘Best Practices Agency’ by the Independent Insurance ... read more

May I see your passport please?

May I see your passport please?

Over the weekend of September 12 and 13 Germany, Slovakia, and the Netherlands imposed border controls in an effort to manage the ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top Employee Benefits Broker

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top Employee Benefits Broker

Leesburg, VA – August 31, 2015 – AHT Insurance has been recognized by the Washington Business Journal as one of the top Employee ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top 100 Agency

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top 100 Agency

Leesburg, VA – August 24, 2015 – AHT Insurance has been recognized by Insurance Journal as one of the “Top 100 Privately-Held ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as One of the Largest Brokers of U.S. Business

AHT Insurance Recognized as One of the Largest Brokers of U.S. Business

Leesburg, VA (August 18, 2015) – AHT Insurance has once again been recognized on Business Insurance magazine’s list of the “100 ... read more

A Resource is NOT a Plan

A Resource is NOT a Plan

What is your organization’s plan for responding to a medical emergency in a developing world country with a poor medical ... read more

Jonathan McClain Honored with NAPA “Young Guns” Recognition

Jonathan McClain Honored with NAPA “Young Guns” Recognition

Leesburg, VA – July 22, 2015 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that Jonathan McClain, Financial Services Relationship Manager, ... read more

Jim Maulfair Honored with Top Financial Advisor Recognition

Jim Maulfair Honored with Top Financial Advisor Recognition

Leesburg, VA – July 20, 2015 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce that Jim Maulfair, National Director of Financial Services, has ... read more

The US Government’s (sort of) New Hostage Policy

The US Government’s (sort of) New Hostage Policy

Prompted by what many felt was an ineffective and disjointed official response to kidnappings in Syria, the US Government has launched ... read more

Global Terrorism: Managing an Unpredictable Risk

Global Terrorism: Managing an Unpredictable Risk

Today’s attacks in France and Tunisia are tragic reminders of the ongoing threat of global terrorism. By its very nature terrorism is ... read more

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post

AHT Insurance Recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post

Leesburg, VA – June 22, 2015 – AHT Insurance, headquartered in Leesburg, VA since 1921, is pleased to announce that it has been ... read more

Establishing Tripwires: Tools for Managing Risk in “Slow Boil” Environments

Establishing Tripwires: Tools for Managing Risk in “Slow Boil” Environments

Remember the story of the frog and the boiling pot? When dropped into a pot of boiling water, the frog immediately realizes the danger ... read more

AHT Insurance Expands Employee Benefits Division

AHT Insurance Expands Employee Benefits Division

Leesburg, VA – June 1, 2015 – AHT Insurance is pleased to announce the addition of Todd Marangon as Senior Vice President in their ... read more

Duty of Care — What is it & what does it mean to my organization?

Duty of Care — What is it & what does it mean to my organization?

In recent years the concept of Duty of Care has firmly established itself in the lexicon of international risk management. But what ... read more

Nepal Earthquake Response & Natural Disaster Preparedness

Nepal Earthquake Response & Natural Disaster Preparedness

As the full extent of Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal continues to emerge, companies and organizations operating in the country should ... read more

AHT Insurance Expands to Open Bay Area Office

AHT Insurance Expands to Open Bay Area Office

Leesburg, VA (April 28, 2015) – AHT Insurance, a nationally recognized independent insurance brokerage, is pleased to announce the ... read more

Erbil Bombing: Essential Risk Management Systems for International Operations

Erbil Bombing: Essential Risk Management Systems for International Operations

Friday’s bombing in Erbil missed it’s apparent intended target -- the US Consulate in the capital of Iraq’s Kurdish region. The attack read more