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Chief Executives of BB&T Insurance Services, Inc., and Zachry Holdings, Inc., To Keynote the 30th IRMI Construction Risk Conference

Release Date: Feb 22, 2010

Release Date: February 23, 2010
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DALLAS—International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI), has confirmed H. Wade Reece, Chairman and CEO of BB&T Insurance Services, Inc., and John Zachry, Chairman and CEO of Zachry Holdings, Inc., as keynote speakers for the 30th IRMI Construction Risk Conference.

Mr. Reece and Mr. Zachry will discuss the outlooks for the construction and insurance industries and provide construction risk and insurance professionals with practical suggestions for succeeding over the next 12 to 24 months.

Mr. Reece serves as Chairman and CEO of BB&T Insurance Services, Inc., providing unified leadership of all BB&T insurance units, which comprise the seventh largest insurance brokerage operation in the United States.

Mr. Zachry is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Zachry Holdings, Inc., which provides engineering, design, construction, maintenance, consulting, and other services across multiple markets.

The IRMI Construction Risk Conference, which will be held November 7–11, 2010, in Nashville, is the only national symposium devoted exclusively to construction insurance, risk management, loss control, and bonding. The 3½-day program is designed for construction industry risk management and financial officers; construction project owners; and the insurance and surety agents, brokers, advisers, attorneys, and underwriters who serve them. Registration will open in June.

For further information on the curriculum as it is finalized, call 800–827–4242 (in Dallas 972–960–7693), fax 972–371–5120, or visit