Posted on 23 Aug 2011
Work At Home Vintage Employees LLC (WAHVE), a company that provides domestic remote staffing services for insurance firms, announced that Martin L. Vaughn has become an investor in the company and joined the company's advisory board.
Vaughn is retired vice chairman of Willis Group Holdings Limited. He previously led Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Company, one of the world's largest insurance and risk management intermediaries, prior to its 2008 acquisition by Willis.
Since its launch in April 2010, WAHVE has placed tech-savvy, newly-retired insurance professionals working from home with more than 20 insurance firms around the country on a full-time or part-time basis, representing a significant gain in efficiency for those companies.
Sharon Emek, Ph.D., president and CEO of WAHVE, commented: "Martin Vaughn adds a new measure of credibility and industry experience to WAHVE. His participation as an investor is a strong vote of confidence in the WAHVE business model. His extensive executive experience in the property-casualty industry provides tremendous insights and networking opportunities as WAHVE reaches out to serve insurance firms with domestic outsourcing."
Work At Home Vintage Employees (WAHVE) is a unique, cost-saving, remote contract staffing solutions for the insurance industry. Using an innovative work-at-home model, WAHVE employs skilled insurance retirees located in the U.S. who understand the industry's technology, culture and language. By outsourcing to WAHVE, insurance firms can leverage these qualified, experienced, and technologically-savvy retirees to significantly lower costs and improve profitability.
Founded by executives with more than 30 years of insurance agency, technology and service-center experience, WAHVE is the only domestic alternative to offshore remote staffing for insurance firms (including agents/brokers, wholesalers, insurers, and vendors), providing back office and customer services on a full-time, part-time or temporary basis.