Crystal & Company's Brian Dunphy and Bryan Green Announced as Winners of Business Insurance 40 Under 40 Awards

NEW YORK, Aug. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crystal & Company, a leading strategic risk and insurance advisor, is honored to announce that two of its brokers, Brian Dunphy and Bryan Green, have been named Business Insurance 40 Under 40 award recipients. The Business Insurance 40 Under 40 Awards, now in its second year, celebrates outstanding insurance brokers for their career accomplishments, leadership skills and market expertise.

Brian Dunphy, Senior Managing Director, joined the firm in 2004 and has led Crystal & Company's Management Professional Risk Group (MPRG) for the past six years. MPRG handles the firm's directors' & officers' liability, employment practices liability, errors & omissions liability, cyber liability, fiduciary liability, commercial crime insurance and special coverage placements for its commercial clients. MPRG touches a broad variety of clients, ranging from nonprofit agencies to large, multinational publicly traded corporations. "Brian has been an integral part of our firm for the past 10 years. As a leader, he has built an extremely cohesive team of technical experts," said Sandy Crystal, Executive Vice President at Crystal & Company.

Bryan Green, Director, joined the firm in 2005 and plays a leadership role within Crystal & Company's Hospitality Practice, located in the company's Portland, Oregon, office. Bryan leads the company's insurance brokerage activities for the firm's hospitality clients, and provides account management, contract analysis and coverage review for hotel owners, hotel management companies, full service resorts, and restaurants. The Hospitality Practice provides risk management and employee benefits solutions for hospitality clients worldwide. "The award is a well deserved recognition for Bryan's extraordinary efforts on behalf of his clients, for his tremendous expertise in the hospitality industry, and for his leadership in the marketplace and within Crystal & Company," said Jamie Crystal, Executive Vice President at Crystal & Company.

Brian Dunphy and Bryan Green will be presented with their awards in mid-October.

About Crystal & Company

Crystal & Company is a leading strategic risk and insurance advisor, addressing clients' risk management, insurance brokerage, and employee benefits consulting needs. The firm is comprised of more than 400 professionals, each distinguished by their technical expertise and industry-specific knowledge, and driven by their passion for client service. Crystal & Company is headquartered in New York with 10 regional offices throughout the country, placing over $1 billion in premiums annually in the global insurance marketplace. Established in 1933, the company has sustained its independence through 80 years and three generations of Crystal family ownership and management.

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