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Insurance company executive

James William Hamilton, American insurance company executive. Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter, Chartered Life Underwriter.

Background

Hamilton, James William was born on December 4, 1925 in Waco, Texas, United States. Son of James W. and Mabel M. (Luchsinger) Hamilton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1959. Master of Business Administration, Northeastern U., 1965. Chartered property and casualty underwriter.

Chartered Life Underwriter Field manager Royal Globe Insurance, New York City, Wisconsin, 1949-1951, Managing General Agency, 1951-1952. Field manager Boston-Old Colony Inc., Illinois, Michigan, Boston, 1952-1966. Marketing manager First Insurance Company, Honolulu, 1966-1968.

Marketing director, Continental National American, Chicago, 1968-1974. Executive vice president, Gulf South, New Orleans, 1974-1975. Executive vice president Society of Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, Malvern, Pennsylvania, since 1975.

Chairman research Society Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, Boston, 1964-1965. Instructor Northeastern U., Boston, 1965-1966, Boston University,1965-1966. Member Executive Committee Insurance Society Philadelphia, since 1982.

Secretary, Harry J. Loman Foundation, since 1975. Board directors Friends of Cerebral Palsy, West Chester, Pennsylvania, since 1983.

Career

Field manager Royal Globe Insurance, New York City, 1949—1951, managing general agency, 1951—1952. Field manager Boston-Old Colony Inc., Illinois, Michigan, Boston, 1952—1966. Marketing manager First Insurance Company, Honolulu, 1966—1968.

Marketing director CNA, Chicago, 1968—1974, executive vice president Gulf South, New Orleans, 1974—1975, Society of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter, Malvern, Pennsylvania, since 1975. Corporal United States Air Force, 1944-1946.

Achievements

  • Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter, Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

Chairman research Society Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter, Boston, 1964—1965. Instructor Northeastern University, 1965—1966. Member executive committee Insurance Society Philadelphia, since 1982.

Secretary Harry J. Loman Foundation, since 1975. Board directors Friends of Cerebal Palsy, West Chester, Pennsylvania, since 1983.

Connections

Married Margaret R. Tomczak, October 1, 1951 (deceased 1965).

father:
James W. Hamilton

mother:
Mabel M. (Luchsinger) Hamilton

spouse:
Margaret R. Tomczak