Information Release

Contact: Hugh O. Strawn

Date: April 18, 2016

Jeff Taxier - American Technologies

2016 PLRB Claims Conference Outstanding Presenter

Jeff Taxier, the Education and Training Manager for American Technologies, Inc., Tucson, Arizona, was named an Outstanding Presenter by the Property & Liability Resource Bureau. The award was presented during the 2016 Claims Conference in San Antonio, Texas.

"Jeff is enthusiastic and easily engages the audience," said Scott Powell, Vice President, Education and Technical Services, PLRB when presenting the award to Taxier. "He employs a practical and very organized approach to educating insurance industry claims professionals," continued Powell.

"Proposals that represent cutting-edge topics and challenges for Claims Conference attendees are brought forth by Jeff," Powell noted. "He exhibits an always-forward-thing approach to training and education."

"Jeff does the necessary research in building training programs that are substantial and deliver the learning objectives expected by the attendees," continued Powell. "He takes great pride in his educational presentations; he owns them, fact-checks them repeatedly, practices them, and makes all his sessions look as if they were extemporaneous."

Powell concluded saying, "The attendee evaluations are consistently very strong in the sessions he leads."

The Property & Liability Resource Bureau is a not-for-profit association of property and casualty insurance companies. It is located in Downers Grove, Illinois.