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Westbrook Office

70 Essex Road
Westbrook, CT 06498
p: 860.399.5945 or 800.262.8911
f: 860.399.3615 or Send an email

Newport Office

449 Thames Street, Suite 210
Newport, RI 02840
p: 401.848.0200 or 800.262.8911
f: 401.619.4408 or Send an email

VFIS Office

VFIS of Southern New England
70 Essex Road
Westbrook, CT 06498
p: 888.834.7763 or 860.399.5945
f: 860.399.2875 or Send an email

Darien Office

767 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820
p: 203.656.3644 or 800.262.8911
f: 203.656.3970 or Send an email

Mid-Atlantic Office

110 Channel Marker Way #200
Grasonville, MD 21638
p: 410.827.3757
f: 410.827.3758

Boston Office

101 Federal Street, 19th FL
Boston, MA 02110
p: 800.282.8911
f: 860.399.3615 or Send an email

Marshfield Office

1423 Ocean Street, Unit B
Marshfield, MA 02050
p: 781.536.6920 or 800.262.8911
f: 781.536.6930 or Send an email

Inquire about our solutions

General inquiry info@gowrie.com 860.399.5945
Career opportunities careers@gowrie.com 860.262.8911
Business insurance business@gowrie.com 860.399.3641
Employee benefits benefits@gowrie.com 860.399.3657
Public safety & municipalities vfis@gowrie.com 860.399.2860
Personal insurance personal@gowrie.com 860.399.2803
Family Risk Management familyrisk@gowrie.com 860.943.1818
Boat & yacht insurance boats@gowrie.com 860.399.3624
Mega yacht insurance yachts@gowrie.com 860.399.5945
Crew Medical & Health crewmedical@gowrie.com 860.399.3634
The Burgee Program burgee@gowrie.com 860.399.5945
Jackline Program jackline@gowrie.com 800.262.8911
One-Design Program onedesign@gowrie.com 860.399.3627
Equine & farm insurance equine@gowrie.com 860.399.2816

Talk to our leadership team

Chairman and CEO Carter Gowrie 860.399.3611
President and COO
Ed Gumbrecht 860.399.3616
President and Principal,
Personal Insurance Division
John Fisher 860.399.2841
President and Principal,
Benefits Division
Skip Young 860.399.3660
Secretary and Managing Partner Chris Pesce 860.399.3656
Senior Vice President and Principal Brad Preston 860.399.2860
Senior Vice President and Principal Chis Brodeur 860.399.2829

Contact our sales team

Al Golden IMIS & Jackline 410.827.3757
Bobby Tambascio Boat insurance 860.399.2836
Brad Preston Public safety & municipalities 781.536.6916
Carter Gowrie Business and Burgee insurance 860.399.3611
Chris Brodeur Business insurance 860.399.2829
Dan Preston Commercial insurance 860.399.2844
Dennis Schmelzer Personal insurance 860.399.3636
Holly Griffin Equine & farm insurance 484.894.4792
Jeanette Zdanis Business insurance marketing 860.399.3641
Jeff Rudzavice Public safety & municipalities 860.399.2861
Jonathan Finn Public safety & municipalities 781.536.6918
John Fisher Personal, yacht, and commercial 860.399.2841
John Owsianik Personal and yacht insurance 860.399.2820
John Pugliese Personal insurance 860.399.2840
Kiley Prime Personal and equine insurance 860.399.3647
Margaret Standish Public safety & municipalities 401.406.0830
Mark Gargula Yacht and personal insurance 860.399.3677
Rick Bagnall Crew Medical & Health 860.399.3634
Roy McNamee Public safety & municipalities 781.536.6921
Sarah Davidson One-design insurance 860.399.3627
Steve Prime Business and Burgee insurance 401.846.5130
Steve Schram Personal insurance & Family Risk 203.656.3644
Tom Davidson Employee benefits 860.399.3676
Totch Hartge Marine insurance 443.786.8861

Contact our department managers

Business insurance marketing Jeanette Zdanis 860.399.3641
Claims management Eileen Silverstein 860.399.3639
Commercial & Benefits insurance Dave Geyer 860.399.3650
Gowrie IOD Claims Services Roy McNamee 781.536.6921
Human resources Diane Livernoche 860.399.3662
Large accounts Barbara Cooper 860.399.3645
Marine insurance Nancy Sprigg 860.399.3624
Marketing and advertising Whitney Peterson 860.399.2812
Mid-Atlantic Office Suzanne Redden 443.775.0978
Personal insurance Stephanie LaChance 860.399.2803
Safety and loss control Kellie Crete 860.399.2881


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