Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Presents $44K and Hundreds of Smoke Detectors to Philadelphia Fire Department Foundation

PLM CEO John Smith honored with Distinguished Leadership Award at ISOP Gala, where $75K was raised to distribute smoke detectors to Philadelphia communities. Nov. 21, 2018—PHILADELPHIA— Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company (PLM), the largest mutual insurer dedicated to wood-related businesses, presented a check for $44,820 and 300 smoke detectors to the Philadelphia Fire Department Foundation during the Insurance Society of Philadelphia’s (ISOP)…

Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual CEO John K. Smith to be Honored at Independence Gala

October 4, 2018—Philadelphia, Pennsylvania— Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company (PLM), the largest mutual insurer dedicated to wood-related businesses, is proud to announce that its President and CEO John K. Smith will be honored with the Distinguished Leadership Award at the Insurance Society of Philadelphia (ISOP) Independence Gala on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. The Distinguished Leadership Award is given yearly to an insurance…

Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Rebrands, Brings Indiana Lumbermens under PLM Name

June 28, 2018—Philadelphia, PA— Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company (PLM), the largest mutual insurer dedicated to wood-related businesses, has announced it will formally rebrand, changing its name to Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company from Pennsylvania and Indiana Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Companies in an effort to simplify its dual branding approach. Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company and Indiana Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company (ILM)…

Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Introduces New Cyber Suite

Cyber liability coverages help protect wood-related businesses from fallout of cyberattacks, data breaches December 4, 2017—Philadelphia, PA— Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company, the largest mutual insurer dedicated to wood-related businesses, today announces the introduction of its Cyber Suite. This new cyber liability insurance offering provides five types of coverage to help businesses respond to digital incidents, including data breaches, intrusions, cyberattacks and…

Pennsylvania & Indiana Lumbermens Names Erin Selfe as New VP of IT

Philadelphia, Pa.—July 20, 2017—Pennsylvania and Indiana Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Companies (PLM) today announced Erin Selfe has been named vice president of information technology. With more than 20 years of experience, Selfe will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s information technology environment, including security, infrastructure, applications development, quality assurance and systems support. In her new role, Erin will continue PLM’s tradition of…

Coloring Outside the Lines: PLM Lends a Hand Without a Hammer and Nails

Many may think our industry is just about hardhats, two-by-fours, and a good pair of work boots, but those of us on the inside like to add a splash of color to that somewhat taupe description. We’re not all work and no play. In fact, we love what we do and a big part of that is opportunities to give back to…

Barber, Dalton, Kilrain and McSorley Promoted to PLM Leadership

Philadelphia, Pa.—June 1, 2017— PLM announced the promotion of four officers to leadership positions at our April board meeting: Traci Barber, assistant vice president (AVP) of customer service; Kathleen Dalton, AVP of operations; Tricia Kilrain, AVP of field operations, western region; and Bob McSorley, AVP of field operations, Mid-Atlantic. Barber, CISR, AIC, AIS, draws on the expertise she has gained through more…

Fromme and Myers Named to Board of Pennsylvania and Indiana Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Companies

Philadelphia, Pa.—May 12, 2017— Pennsylvania and Indiana Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Companies (PLM) today announced two new members for its board of directors. Industry leaders Cally Fromme and W. Craig Myers were appointed to the board of PLM, the country’s largest mutual insurance company serving the wood-related industries niche. Together, Fromme and Myers have decades of experience in the lumber and building materials…

C. Richard Peterson is Appointed as the New Chairman of the Board

Long-standing Member of PLM’s Board of Directors is Unanimously Appointed Philadelphia, PA – 11/3/2016 – Pennsylvania & Indiana Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Companies, the premier property and casualty insurance provider to the wood industry, announced that the Board of Directors unanimously appointed C. Richard Peterson as Chairman of the Board for both PLM and ILM. He will serve the unexpired term of J….

Lawsuit Trends in the Woodworking Industry

Mike Lent, PLM/ILM VP of Claims, Discusses Lawsuit Trends in the Woodworking Industry and the Importance of Working with a Specialized Carrier – at the IWF 2016. Read the full article here.

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