Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Insurance Info Session - Possible Job and Internships

Do not miss this Career and Internship Info Session:Not familiar with the insurance industry?  Don't worry.  Here's your chance to find out about a great and profitable path for the future. 

In an effort to broaden the awareness of career opportunities within the insurance industry we have invited Travelers Insurance on campus for a discussion with students of all majors (including All Business majors - - Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, MIS, Operations, and Computer Science, as well as Liberal Arts, Psychology, Economics, Mathematics,  to name a few).  Specifics around the logistics are below.  The discussion will be interactive with the focus on raising the awareness of what the insurance industry is and is not along with the various career paths/opportunities and internships within this industry and more specifically at Travelers.  There will be plenty of time set aside for questions.

Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - plan to attend by sending your RSVP to layotte@umassd.eduTime: 4:00pm to 5:00pmLocation:  LARTS 117

Please review some basic information about Travelers below.  The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading provider of property casualty insurance. For more information about Travelers and career opportunities prior to the event please visit

Travelers at a GlanceWe've built a solid reputation as a leading insurance company, employ some of the most talented, passionate people in the industry and provide endless opportunities for those willing to reach for them.  Dynamic, diverse and ever-changing - there's more to Travelers than you might expect.
Company overview- Second-largest writer of commercial U.S. property casualty insurance
- Third-largest writer of U.S. personal insurance through independent agents
- Total assets of approximately $105 billion, shareholders' equity of $25 billion and total revenue of $26 billion, as of December 31, 2012- A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average
- Approximately 30,000 employees, with Representatives in every U.S. state, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, and the United Kingdom.