SOURCE: Wells Fargo Insurance Services

March 23, 2007 14:24 ET

Jeff Pozmantier Promoted to Director of National Programs and Managing Director of Motorsports Program Practice

CHICAGO, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 23, 2007 -- Wells Fargo Insurance Services announced today that Jeff Pozmantier has been promoted to Director of Wells Fargo Insurance Services' National Program Practice and Managing Director of the company's Motorsports Program Practice.

Pozmantier's new role includes developing and growing the national program business. He will also be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the country's largest motorsports insurance and risk management program.

"Jeff specializes in identifying difficult and underserved industry niches and is very well regarded in the underwriting community," said Larry Sorensen, Managing Director, National Program Practice Leader, Wells Fargo Insurance Services. "His experience will be invaluable to this new position."

Pozmantier previously led the Wells Fargo Insurance Services' Texas operations and served as President of Wisenberg Insurance + Risk Management. He joined Wisenberg Insurance + Risk Management in 1980, which Wells Fargo subsequently acquired in 2003.

Pozmantier received his bachelor's degree from the University of Texas, and holds a CPCU designation.

Wells Fargo Insurance Services is the fifth-largest insurance brokerage and the largest bank-owned insurance brokerage in the United States, with more than 150 offices in 38 states. Its 4,500 insurance professionals place more than $8.5 billion of risk premiums with expertise in property, casualty, benefits, international, personal lines, and life products. Wells Fargo acquired Acordia, Inc. in May 2001.

Wells Fargo & Company is a diversified financial services company with $483 billion in assets, providing banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer finance to more than 23 million customers from more than 6,100 stores and the internet ( across North America and internationally. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. has the highest possible credit rating, "Aaa," from Moody's Investors Service and the highest credit rating given to a U.S. bank, "AA+," from Standard & Poor's Ratings Services.

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    Acordia, Inc.