PEABODY, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Energi, a leading provider of risk management and insurance programs for the energy industry, today announced that President George W. Bush will deliver the keynote address at Energi’s 2014 Risk Management & Insurance Summit at the JW Marriott Hill County in San Antonio, Texas. The 2014 Energi Summit will be held October 6—10, 2014.
President Bush, the 43rd president of the United States, led the country through the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Yale University and a master’s degree of business administration from Harvard Business School, and was a successful business owner and minority owner of the Texas Rangers. Following his presidency, he founded the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. The presidential center includes the George W. Bush Institute, a public policy organization that focuses on economic growth, education reform, global health and freedom, with initiatives focusing on women’s rights and honoring veterans.
“It is an honor to welcome President Bush as our 2014 Summit keynote speaker,” said Brian McCarthy, CEO of Energi. “With his background as president, governor and successful business owner, President Bush is a true pioneer. Through the keynote address, Summit attendees will learn from a leader who personifies this year’s theme, Pioneering the North American Energy Industry, at the highest level.”
The aim of the 2014 Risk Management & Insurance Summit is to inspire and educate Energi’s Shareholders, Policyholders and Brokers with new industry ideas, concepts and products. This year’s theme, Pioneering the North American Energy Industry, highlights the leaders and pioneers of yesterday and today within the energy and insurance industries.
Last year’s summit brought together over 400 members of the Energi network in Orlando, FL to discuss the latest in energy insurance. Attendees participated in educational sessions on best practices, risk management, claims management and alternative energy solutions.
Energi is a Peabody, Massachusetts-based industrial reinsurance company that provides specialized insurance and risk management products to targeted market segments of the North American energy industry. The core programs include fuel distribution, fuel transport, energy construction, agricultural cooperatives, renewable energy, energy efficiency, utilities and oil & gas exploration. Founded in 2005 by insurance professionals and energy industry leaders, Energi is licensed in all 50 states and Canada. For more information, visit www.emaxxgroup.com.