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Westmar Hires Amy Cochran To Help Keep Up With Demand In Rapidly Growing Commercial Business

Amy Cochran
Photo by courtesy Westmar Marine
(Feb. 10, 2007 - Stockton, CA) Westmar Marine Insurance, today announced it has hired Amy Cochran as a Commercial Producer. In her new role, Cochran will be responsible for serving the needs of boat dealers, marinas, yacht clubs, repair facilities and other commercial marine businesses. "Amy has a proven track record of strategic selling, and rapidly growing revenue in the territories she covers," said Ariana Tharp, Commercial Producer at Westmar. "As we continue to expand our products and services to suit the changing needs of our commercial clients, Amy is a valuable addition to our team." Amy comes to Westmar from Skyline Displays, where she served numerous roles in marketing and client services. During her time at Skyline, she grew new business 66% for her region. Before Skyline, Amy worked in marketing for I-Safe America, where she was charged with all US outreach, and grew new business by 25%. Prior to that she worked in media relations and event coordination for U.S. Congressman Kenny Hulshof, in Columbia, MO. "I am excited to be joining Westmar, and helping to deliver their innovative products and services to meet the needs of the marine community," said Amy. "Westmar has a reputation for delivering the highest levels of customer service to its clients, and I am pleased to be working with such a well respected team." Amy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Spanish and Business Management from the University of Missouri at Columbia. In her spare time she is also a fitness instructor. [b]About Westmar[/b] Located in Stockton, CA, Westmar specializes in custom tailored insurance programs and services for the marine industry. Focused purely on marine insurance, Westmar offers an insurance package program that covers all forms of recreational marine businesses - from rental to accessories and boat sales to marinas. The company has been in business for 22 years, and operates in 11 Western states.