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Lisa H. Harrington Joins IRMI as Vice President of Marketing and Sales

Release Date: Sep 15, 2013

Dallas, TX, September 16, 2013—International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI), is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa H. Harrington as vice president of marketing and sales, effective today. Ms. Harrington will serve as a member of the IRMI executive team and is responsible for all aspects of marketing and sales for IRMI products and services.

Ms. Harrington began her insurance career in 1983 and has served in a variety of roles, including educator, writer/editor, underwriter, sales agent, field rep, and agency operations manager. Before joining IRMI, Ms. Harrington was the COO and acting CEO for the Network of Vertafore Users (NetVU). Previously, she served as vice president of education for the Florida Association of Insurance Agents for 11 years.

Ms. Harrington holds a B.A. degree in management and Spanish from Ball State University and carries several insurance designations and best practices certifications, including CPCU, CAE, and AAI.

Paul D. Murray, who formerly served as vice president of marketing and sales and will continue serving on the IRMI executive team and Board of Directors, is changing his role to vice president of business development.

“I am absolutely thrilled for IRMI, the marketing and sales team, and for the industry to have someone of Lisa’s caliber and insurance industry experience take over leadership of our marketing and sales initiatives,” said Mr. Murray.

IRMI President & CEO Jack P. Gibson added, “Lisa brings new perspectives and ideas to our company from which our customers will benefit by helping us better understand and meet their needs. We have aggressive plans to develop new products and services in the coming years, and she is a high-energy and thoughtful professional who can help steer them to success.”

Learn more about the IRMI management team.

About International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI)

International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI), is a Dallas-based research and publishing organization focusing on insurance and risk management. IRMI reference services, conferences, and webinars give insurance buyers, risk managers, agents, brokers, adjusters, coverage lawyers, and underwriters knowledge to deal effectively with complex and rapidly changing insurance and risk management issues and problems. For more information, visit, or write to International Risk Management Institute, Inc., 12222 Merit Drive, Suite 1600, Dallas, TX 75251.

Liah Wiedenfeld
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