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Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) Names Preferred Insurance Provider

The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) has named the Chubb Group of Insurance companies as the preferred executive and professional liability insurance provider for its members

New York, NY, August 22, 2005 --(PR.com)-- The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) has named the Chubb Group of Insurance companies as the preferred executive and professional liability insurance provider for its members. Chubb’s ForeFront PortfolioSM offers WPO members insurance solutions to help protect their company, including: directors and officers liability, employment practices liability, fiduciary liability, miscellaneous professional liability, Internet liability, crime, kidnap/ransom and extortion, and workplace violence expense insurance. WPO members are eligible for up to a 20% premium discount on any ForeFront Portfolio policy, subject to Chubb’s filed rates and the minimum premium for each coverage. The reimbursement feature of Chubb’s employment practices loss prevention consultant services has also been enhanced for WPO members.

“The WPO is pleased to endorse Chubb as our preferred provider,” said Marsha Firestone, Ph.D., president and founder of the WPO. “Chubb has been an important WPO sponsor since 2000 and strongly supports the goals of our organization. Chubb is a well-respected name in the industry with extensive expertise in the executive protection and professional liability arena.”

“We are proud to receive this endorsement of Chubb’s capabilities from an organization that is focused on the professional and managerial development of successful women business leaders,” said Lisa McGee, vice president, Chubb & Son, and Private Company Customer Group manager for Chubb.

About Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO):
The Women President’s Organization (WPO) is a nonprofit membership organization whose members are a diverse group of entrepreneurial women presidents who have guided their businesses to generate at least $2 million in gross annual sales or $1 million for a service-based business. Each WPO chapter serves as a peer advisory group and empowers members to achieve increased business and financial success, as well as individual growth. Local chapters are coordinated by a professional facilitator who organizes meetings of the peer advisory group to focus on important business issues and cutting-edge business trends. WPO member businesses have an average of $11 million in annual revenues, 112 employees and 18 years in business. For more information, call 212-688-4114 or visit the website at http://www.womenpresidentsorg.com.

About the Chubb Group of Insurance companies:
The member insurers of the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies form a multi-billion dollar organization providing property and casualty insurance for personal and commercial customers worldwide through 8,000 independent agents and brokers. Chubb’s global network includes branches and affiliates in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Australia. For more information, visit www.chubb.com.

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