JOHN B. CUNNINGHAM, CAIP, CPCU, CIC

JOHN B. CUNNINGHAM, CAIP, CPCU, CIC
President
Member, Board of Directors

John is a Partner, Board of Directors member and the President for Beacon. He started his insurance career as a Liberty Mutual sales rep in 1979 in his home town of Buffalo, NY. John has held executive insurance positions with major brokers in New York, Pennsylvania and Florida. He is accomplished in property and casualty insurance, with a particular emphasis on program business development having been involved with Oil & Gas Marketers, Wood Manufacturers and since 2008 the General Aviation industry with Beacon. As a career program manager & underwriter he has been devoted to risk assessment, implementation of loss control and claim mitigation.

Today, his professional focus is to meet the needs of Beacon’s stakeholders, namely; insureds, program partner/agents, investors and Beacon’s associates. He has earned the professional designations and certifications: Certified Aviation Insurance Professional (CAIP), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Certified Insurance Consultant (CIC). He earned a Bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York College at Buffalo and an MBA from Canisius College in Buffalo.

John has been married to Jan, his high school sweetheart since 1979 and they have two adult children, Ryan and Colleen.