NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - October 14, 2009) - Kermitt J. Brooks, First Deputy Superintendent of the New York State Insurance Department, will discuss federal versus state regulation of insurance and plans for the New York Insurance Exchange on November 5 in New York City.

The session is sponsored by E.G. Bowman Co., Inc., the leading minority-owned insurance brokerage. Senior executives, risk managers, banking professionals and insurance executives are invited to attend.

"Mr. Brooks is one of America's most forward-looking insurance regulators, and this will be a can't-miss opportunity," said E.G. Bowman President Harry Ennevor.

As First Deputy, Brooks is the second in command of the Department, overseeing the functions handled by the Deputy Superintendents of the Department as well as the operations of the agency. In addition, he directly supervises the Life Insurance Bureau.

The meeting will be held at the Union League Club, 38 East 37th Street, New York City, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., and a continental breakfast will be served.

There is no charge for the meeting, but advance registration is required. Business attire. For registration or more information, call E.G. Bowman at 212-425-8150 or email Judi Levine at

About E.G. Bowman

E.G. Bowman Company, Inc. ( is a full-service commercial insurance brokerage and loss-control consultant on Wall Street that serves many of America's largest corporations and nonprofit institutions, small businesses and individuals. Founded in 1953 by Ernesta G. Procope, it provides the full range of business insurance policies.

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