Friendly and ready to help.
What brought you to Mission West Insurance?
Every aspect of the agency impressed me. I was energized by the teamwork, product offering and services available, which in my opinion are unmatched.
What is the most rewarding part of your job?
Developing trusted relationships with clients and business partners.
What professional accomplishments are you most proud?
Completing my CPCU designation early on in my professional career.
What is your favorite book and why?
Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana. I love the combination of adventure and California history.
What is the best advice you have ever been given?
Strong relationships are the key to success in business as well as life.
Who do you respect most in the industry?
I have been fortunate to work with several great individuals. I have enormous respect for people in powerful positions that are responsive and willing to share their time and experience.
A highly successful and experienced Property & Casualty professional. Marty brings 27 years of professional insurance experience to Mission West. Having begun his career in claims and underwriting with the State Compensation Insurance Fund, Marty has been able to leverage this technical foundation which serves both his clients and carrier partners well with needs assessments, risk management and communication. Marty started his broker career with Calco Insurance Brokers & Agents, which was purchased by Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC) in 2008. Additionally, Marty earned his Charter Property Casualty Underwriting designation, which is considered one of the prestige designations for an insurance professional. Marty has been instrumental in helping build out our Business Insurance practice. He currently serves as our Director of Business Insurance, serving the manufacturing, construction, retail, distribution and wholesale industries.
A lifelong resident of Orange County, Marty earned his undergraduate degree in economics from Long Beach State. He is married with 2 children.