Scott Shader Joins CopperPoint as Chief Operating Officer

PHOENIX, May 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CopperPoint Insurance Companies, a leader in workers compensation insurance, announces Scott Shader has joined the company as chief operating officer.

Scott Shader Joins CopperPoint Insurance Companies as Chief Operating Officer

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With more than 30 years’ insurance experience, Shader has extensive knowledge in commercial lines insurance, including expertise in analysis, building and running businesses with P&L responsibility, product underwriting and technology oversight.

Prior to joining CopperPoint, Shader was executive vice president at Endurance Express, a commercial lines carrier. Before that, he was executive vice president at Axis Express Solutions, Axis Capital. Shader holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, and graduated summa cum laude from State University New York (SUNY) in Oswego, N.Y.

“I’m so pleased to have Scott join the CopperPoint executive team,” said Marc Schmittlein, President & CEO of CopperPoint. “His industry expertise will be a great asset as we chart the next steps in CopperPoint’s strategic growth and expansion plans.”

About CopperPoint Insurance Companies

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, CopperPoint provides workers compensation insurance coverage to more than 12,000 businesses and their employees; In addition, the company also offers other business insurance products including property and casualty coverage. As a leading advocate of workplace safety, CopperPoint provides businesses with safety resources. For more information, visit

Contact: Judy Schumacher, Vice President Corporate Communications & Governing Board Services 602.631.2045 |

Source:CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company