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Jacobson Appoints Frank Spatafora as Property and Casualty Practice Lead

September 20, 2018

CHICAGO – The Jacobson Group, the leading global provider of insurance talent, is proud to name Frank Spatafora as assistant vice president and practice lead for the property and casualty team. In this role, Spatafora will head Jacobson’s property and casualty temporary staffing practice, which provides experienced insurance professionals on a temporary basis to manage workload fluctuations and meet project-based and consulting needs.

“Spatafora’s hands-on insurance expertise and proven sales and leadership experience uniquely qualify him to support the staffing needs of our industry’s property and casualty partners,” said Brad Whatley, Senior Vice President of The Jacobson Group. “He is ideally positioned to champion our temporary staffing arm and help guide our firm’s continued success.”

An industry veteran with nearly 20 years of experience, Spatafora has held positions with Allstate and Nationwide. His broad insurance background encompasses tenures in sales, recruiting, marketing and operations. Spatafora holds property and casualty, life, health and variable licenses in Ohio, Illinois, and Missouri, as well as Series 6, 63, and 26 licenses. Spatafora earned his bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.

“I am excited to continue serving the industry in which I have built my career,” said Spatafora. “Jacobson has built a strong legacy as the leading insurance staffing partner and I look forward to leveraging my background to further their impact on the industry.”

In addition to his active involvement within the insurance industry, Spatafora believes in giving back to the community and serves as a member of the Children’s Advocacy of Hoffman Estates. He is also actively involved in youth football, wrestling and baseball and serves as an IHSA wrestling referee and an IHSA baseball umpire.

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