About One80 Intermediaries

Leaders, Innovators, Entrepreneurs
and Subject Matter Experts

One80 Intermediaries is a privately held insurance wholesale broker and program manager with offices in both the US and Canada.

We offer market leading access to all major insurance markets in the US, UK, and Canada, as well as in-house binding authority for property & casualty, financial lines, personal lines, life insurance, medical stop loss risks, travel/accident and health, and warranty coverage.

One80 serves commercial companies, non-profits, public entities, and individuals, with coverage spanning all industry classes. We have offices in more than 33 locations in the US and Canada including Boston, New York City, Chicago, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Charlotte, Miami, Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Denver, San Antonio, Omaha, and San Diego; as well as offices in Toronto, Montreal, and Lachine, QC.

OUR TEAM

Meet Our Leadership Team

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Matthew F. Power

President

Matthew Power serves as President of One80 Intermediaries which was formally launched in December of 2019. He formerly served as Executive Vice President of Lexington Insurance Company one of the strongest and most stable excess & surplus carriers.

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Joy LaFrance

Chief Underwriting Officer

Joy LaFrance currently serves as Chief Underwriting Officer for One80 Intermediaries. Joy is responsible for all aspects of business operations, strategic planning, and procedural oversight at One80.

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Lenika Milne

Director of Sales and Marketing

Lenika joined One80 as the Director of Sales and Marketing, and has been responsible for articulating the company’s strategic vision, mission statement and value – and ultimately crafting the One80 Intermediaries brand and narrative.

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Christopher L. Pesce

Director of Operations

Christopher Pesce serves as Director of Operations of One80 Intermediaries. He was a principle shareholder and board of director for Maritime Program Group and Gowrie Group.

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Susan Brenner

Human Resource Business Partner

Susan Brenner serves as One80’s Human Resource Business Partner and is responsible for advancing the overall employee experience. As well as strengthening One80’s relationships.

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Alex Furlong

Wholesale Brokerage Practice Leader

Alex Furlong is a Wholesale Brokerage Practice Leader for One80 Intermediaries where he specializes in placing complex commercial liability risks in the wholesale insurance marketplace. Previously, Alex was a Vice President at AmWINS Group.

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Martin Burlingame

Binding Authority Practice Leader

Martin Burlingame is the Binding Authority Practice Leader for One80 Intermediaries where he leads a team that places property, liability, package and management liability across 30+ carriers in the binding authority marketplace.

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Jason Grimm

National Programs Practice Leader

Jason serves as the National Program Practice Leader for One80 Intermediaries. In this role Jason works closely with One80’s retail broker partners to identify and create new, bespoke insurance program opportunities with carriers in both the US and UK.

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Brad Keller

Property Practice Leader

Brad Keller is responsible for our Property Practice. As an industry veteran with highly recognized relationships throughout the industry, Brad has long established relationships with a wide range of carriers in the US and UK.

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Eric Marcus

Life Practice Leader

Eric Marcus serves as One80’s Life Practice Leader.

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Bryan Schutjer

Warranty & Product Protection Practice Leader

Bryan Schutjer serves as One80’s Warranty & Product Protection Practice Leader, where he is responsible for the national growth strategy, product innovation and operations related to this Practice area.

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Jeff Somerville

MBA, FCIP - Canadian Markets Practice Leader

Jeff Somerville joined One80 as part of the Strategic Underwriting Managers acquisition. This was One80’s first transaction in Canada and with that Jeff now sits on the leadership team as the Canada Markets Practice Leader.

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Cheryl Sandner

Public Entity Practice Leader

Cheryl Sandner serves as One80’s Public Entity Practice Leader.

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Nick Milligan

National Stop Loss Practice Leader

Nick Milligan serves as National Stop Loss Practice Leader for One80 Intermediaries. With over 24 years’ experience leading an MGU, Nick leads One80’s Medical Stop Loss growth strategy at a national level focusing on market leading services.

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Suzanne Whalen

Travel/Accident & Health Practice Leader

Suzanne is responsible for the growth and development of One80’s Travel/Accident & Health Practice. In this role Sue oversees insurance and reinsurance managing general underwriting and third party administration services.

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Shawn Heinecke

Lender Placed Insurance and Insurance Monitoring Practice Leader

Shawn Heinecke serves as One80's Lender Placed Insurance and Insurance Monitoring Practice Leader. In this role, he is responsible for leading a division that specializes in mitigating risk on lenders’ collateralized vehicle and mortgage portfolios.

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Patrick McManamon

Cannabis and Hemp Practice Leader

Patrick McManamon serves as the Cannabis and Hemp Practice Leader for One80 Intermediarias and is a pioneer in the cannabis insurance industry.

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Harvey Sheldon

Head of London Markets

Harvey Sheldon is responsible for all aspects of One80 Intermediaries London Market capabilities. Harvey has enjoyed meaningful long term relationships with numerous London syndicates for over 35 years.