Microsoft Renews Extended Protection Services Agreement with AmTrust

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. announced today at the CES Show in Las Vegas that it has extended its partnership providing protection plans to Microsoft customers for an additional four years.  The parties have had a contractual relationship since 2009. 

Release: https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2019/01/07/1681256/0/en/Microsoft-Renews-Extended-Protection-Services-Agreement-with-AmTrust.html

Golden State Water to provide pipeline coverage

Golden State Water selects HomeServe USA to provide homeowner customers the ability to purchase coverage for exterior water and sewer service lines, as well as in-home plumbing.

Source: https://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20190104/golden-state-water-to-provide-pipeline-coverage

Field Service Palm Springs 2019

April 23 – 26, 2019 

JW Marriott Palm Desert Resort & Spa

Field Service is where cross-industry service, support, and customer success leaders come together to build world-class service and support operations. With forward-looking content and unique session formats, Field Service is designed to help you achieve service excellence and drive profitability.

Discount: 20% off with code:    WARRANTY20      

Web Link: https://bit.ly/2Lta2af   

Personal Safeguards Group Launches Marine and RV Limited Warranty Programs

Personal Safeguards Group, LLC (“PSG”) has launched marine and RV limited warranty programs to assist OEMs with offering longer term limited warranties while transferring the risk off the balance sheet with a financially secure solution.

Custom programs are designed to support promotional or blanketed programs with coverage for parts or parts and labor.  

For more information contact:  Personal Safeguards Group

HomeServe USA Acquires Cleveland-area Geisel Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing

Acquisition Bolsters HomeServe’s HVAC, Plumbing and Installations Business in Ohio

Release:  https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181212005578/en/HomeServe-USA-Acquires-Cleveland-area-Geisel-Heating-Air

OnPoint Warranty Closes Series A Funding Round

Investment in Business Positions Company for Growth

OnPoint Warranty Solutions, LLC, a leading provider of underwriting, service contract, and manufacturer’s warranty programs, plus logistics and service administration, has closed on its Series A  funding from prominent Louisville business investors.

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Genstar Capital Announces Acquisition of 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty

Genstar Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on investments in targeted segments of the financial services, software, industrial technology, and healthcare industries, today announced the acquisition of 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW), a provider of home warranty products to homeowners and new home builders.

Source:  https://www.gencap.com/genstar-capital-announces-acquisition-of-2-10-home-buyers-warranty/

Yves Gaboriault Joins Commercial Risk Management Firm Alexander & Preston

Nashville, Tenn. — Alexander & Preston, a Nashville-based warranty and captive insurance risk management firm, today announced the addition of Yves Gaboriault as Director of Asia Pacific. Gaboriault brings more than 20 years of sales management and leadership experience in the construction and heavy equipment industries in Asia Pacific, Africa and North America. He will support Alexander & Preston’s growing client base of U.S. and multinational companies with operations in Southeast Asia.

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Frontdoor, Inc., Completes Spin-off from ServiceMaster

Home Service Plan Provider Frontdoor, Inc. begins operating as an independent publicly traded company listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol “FTDR” after completing its spin-off from ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc.

Release: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181001005310/en/Frontdoor-Completes-Spin-off-ServiceMaster-Debuts-Independent-Public