Christopher F. Hawthorne, CPCU, CIC

North Shore Regional Vice President

For nearly 25 years, Chris has specialized in working with clients to construct and coordinate their overall insurance program.  Prior to becoming an insurance broker, Chris was the founder and president of Safety Strategy, Inc., an environmental products supplier.  In this role, Chris was the insurance buyer and this experience gave him insight on being an effective broker and advisor to his clients.

Chris graduated from the George Washington University where he was a four-year varsity oarsman, and he is also a graduate of St. John’s Prep. Chris has earned the title of Licensed Insurance Adviser, Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), and Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and  he is the author of over 35 insurance-related articles as well as the author of the cyber chapter for the 2017 National Income Tax Workbook.

He is a former instructor at the Boston Insurance Library, was the 2016 / 2017 Presenter for the University of Massachusetts’ Tax School for Practitioners on cyber issues, and is an annual speaker for the Salem State University’s Continuing Education Institute for Accountants.