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App State's Team Wins First Place in Selective Team College Competition
Mar 2, 2022

Last Friday, Appalachian State’s Selective Insurance College Competition team won first place. The competition challenges student teams to operate a...

App State’s Risk Management and Insurance program ranks second in the nation
Mar 2, 2022

Appalachian State University’s Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) program has been ranked second in the nation by AM Best, the world's largest cred...

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Industry Professional Ray Tedder Returns to Alma Mater to Teach Commercial Insurance
Feb 17, 2022

This spring semester, Ray Tedder, App State RMI alumnus and former chairman of the Brantley Board of Advisors, started teaching the FIN 3150 course wh...

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Strategic Partner Introduction: Founders Professional
Feb 8, 2022

The Brantley Risk & Insurance is delighted to announce their newest Strategic Partner, Founders Professional. Founders Pro is based out of St...

Insurance professor on "Climate Change and the Outlook for Commercial Insurance."
Jan 12, 2022

David Marlett, Appalachian State University's IIANC Distinguished Professor of Insurance and Managing Director of the Brantley Risk &am...

Selective College Competition Team Introductions
Jan 4, 2022

This semester, our team made up of stellar students will compete in the Selective College Competition starting in February. This annual contest provid...

Brantley Board Member Aaron Ammar and associates purchase the Horton Hotel
Oct 21, 2021

Aaron Ammar, former App State RMI student and current Brantley Risk and Insurance Center Board of Advisors member, recently took over ownership of the...

Brantley Board Member Gina Hardy recognized in the Triangle Business Journal
Oct 21, 2021

Brantley board of advisors member Gina Hardy of NCJUA and NCIUA was recently profiled in the Triangle Business Journal.  The article discusses Ha...

SCDOI Director Ray Farmer Speaks with AppState Students
Oct 18, 2021

On Thursday October 14th, South Carolina's Department of Insurance's Director Ray Farmer spoke to students about various pertinent industry topics at ...

AppRISE Cohort Establishes Three Projects for the Fall Semester
Oct 8, 2021

The 2021-22 AppRISE team is happy to be back on campus working together in person, and is busy working on three projects this fall semester. The first...