Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Barney & Barney Promotes Dianne Wingfield, Todd Bennett, Steve Fisk and Brian Hegarty

Barney & Barney announced the promotion of four senior executives to principals of the firm.

The new owners are Dianne Wingfield and Todd Bennett, executives in the firm’s employee benefits practice in San Diego, Steve Fisk, an executive in the firm’s property & casualty group in Orange County, and Brian Hegarty, an executive in the employee benefits practice in Orange County.

Wingfield is responsible for strategic program design and implementation of employee benefits programs for both fully-insured and self-insured programs. She joined Barney & Barney’s employee benefits practice in 2009 and has more than 35 years of experience, including 16 years as a third-party administrator and six years representing insurance companies.

Bennett’s primary focus is providing solutions to the needs of mid-market companies. Prior to joining Barney & Barney, he worked for Genworth Financial.

Fisk also co-leads the firm’s apparel practice group in Orange County. Prior to Barney & Barney, he worked at Liberty Mutual as both a producer and sales manager of its California middle markets business segment.

Hegarty specializes in employee benefits programs for mid-sized and large companies in Orange and Los Angeles counties. Prior to joining Barney & Barney, he worked as a sales executive for CIGNA and Health Net. -Business Wire