The first Emerging Leaders Conference took place Feb. 24-26 2019 in Miami Beach, Florida.
Joyce Trimuel, chief diversity officer, CNA Insurance, said diverse perspectives generate better outcomes. She spoke with AM BestTV at the Emerging Leaders Conference in Miami.
An AM BestTV panel at the Emerging Leaders Conference in Miami says new talent is pushing the insurance industry to innovate and integrate change faster to compete with companies like Google and Amazon.
Thea VanHerwaarden, managing director, Axis Insurance private client group, said her stint as a contestant on Canada's MasterChef helped boost her leadership skills in the insurance industry.
Marguerite Tortorello, managing director, Insurance Careers Movement, said insurers are focusing not just on bringing fresh talent in, but how to retain and promote top talent.
Andrea Keenan, AM Best senior managing director, industry relations, said insurers are striving to be more inclusive.