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Kimberly Ferenchak Recognized as 2020 Risk & Insurance® Power Broker®

March 2, 2020

CLEVELAND – March 2, 2020 – Oswald Companies is proud to announce that Kimberly Ferenchak has been recognized as 2020 Risk & Insurance Power Broker® in an annual listing of the most influential commercial insurance brokers by the professional trade magazine.

Kimberly Ferenchak is Senior Vice President and Practice Leader of Executive Risk at Oswald Companies. With specializations in management liability, professional liability, environmental liability and fidelity coverages, she combines her product and market knowledge to solve business challenges that arise daily. Ferenchak realizes success by identifying customer needs and working creatively to craft policy language to best meet those needs. Advising clients in areas such as prudent corporate governance, mergers, acquisitions, winding down, and divestitures is a critical piece of pro-active risk management. She was an honoree in the Specialty category and has more than 25 years of professional experience.

“We are very proud that Kimberly has been recognized at a national level for her exceptional work, on behalf of the valued clients she serve,” said David C. Jacobs, President and Chief Operating Officer at Oswald Companies. “She is a consummate professional, and highly respected in her field, and we are honored that Risk & Insurance has acknowledged her major career accomplishments.”

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About Oswald Companies

Founded in 1893, Cleveland-based and employee-owned, Oswald is one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage firms. As a proud Partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals service and support the needs of our clients worldwide. Learn more at

About Risk & Insurance® Power Broker®

A Risk & Insurance Power Broker® is an individual who stands out among their peers for the exceptional client work they delivered over the past year. While brokers play many key roles in the insurance industry and risk profession, a Power Broker® award recognizes problem solving, customer service and industry knowledge.

The goal is to broadly recognize and promote outstanding risk management and customer service among the brokerage community.

Power Brokers are selected by risk managers based on the strength of the testimonials they provide to a team of 15 Risk & Insurance editors and writers. Learn more at