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Daniel McGarvey Receives Words of Wisdom Award at 35th IRMI Construction Risk Conference

Release Date: Nov 10, 2015

Las Vegas, NV—Daniel McGarvey, Managing Director, U.S. Power and Utility Practice Leader, Marsh, was honored with the IRMI Words of Wisdom Award during the 35th IRMI Construction Risk Conference.

The Words of Wisdom, or “WOW,” Award recognizes a speaker who has made an outstanding contribution to the annual Conference hosted by International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI). In addition to their technical expertise, WOW Award recipients demonstrate exceptional delivery skills and freely share practical tips and strategies that attendees can put into practice. 

IRMI President & CEO and Conference Cochairman Jack Gibson explained why Mr. McGarvey was chosen to receive the prestigious award.

“Dan has consistently been rated a top speaker, providing practical, insightful tips with an engaging, energetic, and sometimes humorous style of delivery,” Mr. Gibson said.

Mr. McGarvey is the 26th winner of the WOW Award. Previous recipients are listed on the IRMI website.

The IRMI Construction Risk Conference is the only national symposium devoted exclusively to insuring, bonding, and managing the risks of construction projects. The 36th IRMI Construction Risk Conference will be held November 6–9, 2016, in Orlando, FL. For information concerning the Conference, please visit


About IRMI:

Since 1978, International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI), has been the premier authority and educator for risk management, insurance, and legal professionals. IRMI simplifies the management of risk by publishing resources for technical content and providing continuing education, certifications, and conferences. For more information, visit


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