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									Henderson Brothers Adds Three Employees to Commercial Lines Division

Pittsburgh-based insurance firm continues to grow with recent additions
to its commercial lines division.

Pittsburgh, PA, March 12, 2013 -- Melissa L. Whittier, Robert J. Hippert
and Katie L. Wilson have joined the commercial lines division at
Henderson Brothers, Inc. Henderson Brothers, based in Pittsburgh, Pa., is
one of Western Pennsylvania’s largest providers of insurance, risk
management and employee benefits advisory services.

Melissa Whittier joins as an account analyst, providing day-to-day
servicing for the firm’s large commercial accounts, as well as assisting
clients with writing a variety of commercial bonds – from bid bonds,
payment and performance bonds, to contractor license bonds and notary
bonds. Prior to joining Henderson, her experience includes six years at
Taggart & Associates Insurance of Boulder, Colo., as a lead account
manager, and before that, for Hickok & Boardman, Inc., in Burlington, one
of the oldest and largest retail insurance agencies in Vermont, where she
worked as an assistant SBA account manager.

A native of Newport, R.I., Ms. Whittier holds the certified insurance
counselor (CIC) designation. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in
business administration from Bryant University.

Henderson Brothers has also welcomed Robert J. Hippert as a senior
business associate, where he helps clients in the commercial lines
division with their various business insurance needs. He joins Henderson
Brothers from the firm’s highly successful internship program, and also
interned with the Meadville-Western Crawford County Chamber of Commerce.
Hippert, a Pittsburgh native, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in
Economics from Allegheny College.

Katie L. Wilson joins as a senior business associate in the commercial
lines division, assisting producers in the day-to-day placement of
insurance coverages and management of accounts. She creates package
proposals for prospects and renewals, and gathers, consolidates and
analyzes competitive data. Like Hippert, she interned with Henderson
Brothers prior to joining the staff, also gaining experience as a
marketing intern with Campos, Inc., and as a communications intern with
Federated Investors, both in Pittsburgh. A Pittsburgh native, she earned
a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Public Relations from
Duquesne University.

About Henderson Brothers, Inc.:
Ranked multiple times as one of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania,
Henderson Brothers, founded in 1893 in Pittsburgh, was formed primarily
to serve the insurance needs of the river industry. Since that time, the
company has diversified into virtually all areas of insurance and risk
management, employee benefits, and all lines of commercial, personal
property and casualty insurance. Today the company employs some 120
people, offering insurance and services through nearly 100 of the
nation’s largest and most respected insurance companies, to clients in
Pennsylvania and nationwide. For more information, visit

Dan Grealish
Henderson Brothers, Inc
920 Ft. Duquesne Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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