July 26, 2017 8:37 AM ET


Company Overview of Pacific Specialty Insurance Company

Company Overview

Pacific Specialty Insurance Company provides motorcycle and personal watercraft coverage products. It also offers renters, condominium, manufactured home, off-road/ATV, travel trailer, umbrella, automotive, homeowners, dwelling fire, pleasure boat, motor home, mobile home, and commercial insurance products. The company was founded in 1988 and is based in Menlo Park, California. Pacific Specialty Insurance Company operates as a subsidiary of Western Service Contract Corp.

3601 Haven Avenue

Menlo Park, CA 94025-1033

United States

Founded in 1988





Key Executives for Pacific Specialty Insurance Company

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Risk Officer
Vice President of Product Development
Senior Vice President of Sales
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Pacific Specialty Insurance Company Key Developments

Pacific Specialty Insurance Co. Announces Executive Appointments

William Guthrie was named as chief risk officer, and Melissa Kaufman was named as vice president of product development of Pacific Specialty Insurance Co. Guthrie is responsible for the risk management operations of the company, including the integration of risk concepts into strategic planning, risk identification and mitigation and reinsurance. He will also continue to have direct oversight of the research and development department as well as McGraw Powersports. Kaufman is responsible for the development, maintenance and profitability of Pacific Specialty's personal lines insurance programs. Guthrie joined The McGraw Group in 1991. He was previously senior vice president of product development. Kaufman was formerly director of product development. Prior to Pacific Specialty she was an insurance defense and coverage litigator at the law firm of Roger, Scott & Helmer. Prior to that she spent 12 years as litigation and later, coverage counsel for Safeco Insurance Co. in California.

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