BOONE — Jackson Sumner & Associates announced the recent promotion of P&C Brokerage Manager Tony Costa to the position of director of business development.
“Tony’s continued engagement and overall knowledge of the industry is a great asset to JSA,” stated JSA President and CEO Danielle Wade. “We look forward to his contribution and vision to all facets of JSA and creating key relationships with companies for new opportunities and growth.”
Costa is a graduate of East Carolina University with a degree in finance and spent 11 years with Markel Corporation in a variety of underwriting roles. He joined JSA in May of 2014 as a P&C Underwriter. Costa currently holds his AU and AINS designations. For the past two years, he has served as JSA’s Brokerage Manager.
Costa will continue working from JSA’s Richmond, Va. office and will report directly to JSA President and CEO Danielle Wade. In addition to his new role, Costa will continue to underwrite and lead JSA’s Brokerage Division.