James Morgan selected for "40 under 40" Leadership Award

«Back to News 04/11/2016 | RALEIGH, NC

Risk advisor James Morgan of Towne Insurance in Raleigh has been selected as a recipient of East Carolina University’s “40 under 40” Leadership Award. Celebrating its second year, the awards program honors the top alumni under the age of 40 who excel in their respective fields and show dynamic leadership qualities through impact on their communities, peers and colleagues.

James oversees a program of more than $4 million in premium, while focusing on initiatives that impact his client’s bottom line as a whole. He’s been instrumental in identifying and implementing a variety of injury management solutions, especially as it pertains to workers’ compensation.

James received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from East Carolina University, where he serves on the Board of Visitors. He is also a graduate of the Institute of WorkComp Professionals. Active in the community, James is a member of the Kiwanis Club of Raleigh and serves on two committees for the Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina.

James will be honored at East Carolina University’s Corporate & Leadership Awards on Saturday, April 16 in Greenville.

Towne Insurance, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TowneBank, is a premier independent insurance agency providing comprehensive solutions and risk management programs to businesses of all sizes, including property and casualty insurance, workers’ compensation, bonding, employee benefits and more. Additionally, personal lines agents specialize in home, auto, umbrella and flood insurance. Towne Insurance has been ranked a Top 100 insurance broker in the U.S. by Business Insurance based on total revenue and is recognized as a ‘Best Practices Agency’ by the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA) and Reagan Consulting. With offices serving Northern Virginia, Richmond, and Hampton Roads in Virginia, along with the Outer Banks, Elizabeth City, Graham, Greenville, Raleigh and Wilmington in North Carolina, Towne’s 300 experienced professionals work with the nation’s top-rated providers to find members the right coverage at a competitive price.