VP, Programs & Strategic Providers
Ric Mazon is vice president of programs & strategic providers for Assurex Global. His current position includes developing practice groups, Partner benefits, education programs and business opportunities for Assurex Global Partners. He has more than 30 years of insurance and association management experience across a spectrum of associations and industries. Ric has held senior management positions with the Association of Ohio Philanthropic Homes and Housing for the Aging, National Ground Water Association and the Professional Insurance Agents Association of Ohio, where he served for more than 16 years. At the Professional Insurance Agents Association of Ohio, he developed business and education programs as well as managed its agent’s E&O insurance program. Ric was also a partner with Saling Simms Associates, offering association management, business and financial planning and small business consulting to several state and national organizations. Other achievements include developing MarketSource Agency Network, LLC, a privately held aggregator for independent insurance agencies that represents 300 agencies in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky producing $10 million in new P&C production in the first 18 months. Ric also established an association insurance agency for two associations for group professional liability and other insurance programs. He is a licensed property and casualty and life and health agent. He has a Bachelor of Science in human resource management from Franklin University and achieved the Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation in 1996. Ric is currently president of the Ohio Society of Association Executives and active member of several other civic associations. Ric resides in Columbus, Ohio with his wife, Maria, and their three children.