Chief Executive Officer
Jason Schreier has almost 15 years of experience in Travel Insurance having served leading roles with Assist Card, APRIL, and now with GoReady Insurance. His prior experience was as an executive within the travel industry. He grew and sold eLeisureLink —- the first travel company to offer cruise as well as land & air vacations in an auction format through the web’s biggest retailers (eBay, OnSale, uBid, and Egghead).
In the insurance industry, he was responsible for launching Assist Card’s growth into the U.S. market including management of their Presenting Sponsorship of the Miami Heat during the Big 3’s years with LeBron, Wade, and Chris Bosh. That business was eventually sold to Starr Insurance.
With APRIL, Jason expanded the European & South American brokerage business into North America. There he was responsible for creating one of the travel insurance industry’s first highly customizable policies (Choice Plan) which has become a growing trend in all lines of insurance. He also launched Stress Less Benefits which provide instant adjudication and payment on certain in-transit travel insurance claims. This service has transitioned over to GoReady Insurance when APRIL USA was purchased by K2 Insurance.
Jason attended both University of Florida & F.I.U. where he earned his B.A. in Criminal Justice followed by his M.B.A. with a focus in Marketing from St. Thomas University.
Bob Kimmel has over 20 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance industry. Prior to forming K2, Bob was Executive Vice President of Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC’s Program Manager Solutions Group Specialty. In this role, Bob was responsible for growing all revenues associated with Managing General Agencies (MGAs). He developed extensive relationships with MGAs and has a significant amount of experience in proactively identifying successful MGAs. In addition to MGAs, Bob maintains deep relationships with management teams of numerous issuing companies interested in program business.
Prior to joining Guy Carpenter in April 2009, he was the co-leader of Collins’ sales and service operation, developing and implementing marketing strategies and tactics for the company. During his tenure in this position, Collins enjoyed annual growth rates in excess of 25%.
Bob began his career as a reinsurance intermediary with E.W. Blanch Company in 1991. He transferred to the company’s San Francisco office in 1993 to work on the west coast worker’s compensation team. He joined Collins in 1998, where he led the opening of the company’s San Francisco office. Bob has specialized in property and casualty business, including earthquake coverage and program business, for more than ten years.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Arizona State University.
Chief Operations Officer
Matt LuBien has over 23 years of experience in the program insurance field. Matt joined K2 in 2013, providing oversight for K2’s automobile and motorcycle programs. In 2014 his role was expanded to Chief Operating Officer of all K2 entities, overseeing the financial success of each operation.
Matt spent the first 22 years of his career at Arrowhead General Insurance Agency, with roles in retail agency sales and distribution, underwriting, premium accounting, management of all personal lines filings as well as the actuarial department, and ultimately oversight of all personal automobile and motorcycle business as Senior Vice President.
Matt received a B.S. in Business Administration from California State University, San Marcos. He also holds the CPCU and ARe designation.
Chief Financial Officer
Matt Priest has over 17 years of experience in the insurance industry. After graduating from college Matt began his insurance career with Aegis General Insurance Agency (AGIA) and was promoted to Assistant Controller in 2010. In 2013 AGIA was acquired by K2 Insurance Services and his role was expanded as he was later named Controller of K2 and became heavily involved in both carrier and MGA financial reporting.
In 2020 he was named Chief Financial Officer of Aegis General Insurance Agency. Currently he oversees the premium and corporate accounting for AGIA and its various divisions.
Matt earned a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Elizabethtown College.
This amazing feature allows our clients to potentially avoid fronting their own monies and going through a claim reimbursement process. By contacting GoReady immediately when experiencing any covered event such as a flight disruption, illness, or injury, our team can coordinate the solution and pay for it on the spot. This includes booking or rearranging flights and hotels, coordinating medical care, or arranging a medical evacuation or repatriation. Learn More →
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