ARC Excess & Surplus, LLC P&C Division

113 S. Service Road Jericho, NY 11753 Phone: 516-747-4100 FAX: 516-747-3633

ARC’s P&C division knows what it takes to provide outstanding and efficient service to you and your customers. With our wide selection of both admitted and non-admitted markets, we can find solutions that meet all of your clients’ needs. Our in depth experience, key relationships with top carriers and understanding of the current market environment will guarantee you the most comprehensive products available today.

Available products and target classes:

  • Coverages
  • Building and Personal Property
  • Builders Risk
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Contractors Equipment Floater
  • Terrorism
  • Wind Coverage
  • DIC – Flood & Quake
  • Deductible Buy Back
  • Inland and Ocean Marine

Industry Segments:
  • Real Estate: Apartments/Condos/Coops
  • Hospitality: Hotels, Nightclubs, Restaurants, Bars, Lounges
  • Builders Risk
  • CAT Exposures
  • Coastal Property
  • Contractors Equipment Schedules
  • Inland Marine
  • Manufacturing Facilities
  • Vacant Buildings/Properties
  • Warehouse/Distribution Facilities

  • Coverage
  • General Liability
  • Liquor Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Automobile Liability
  • Pollution Legal Liability
  • Garage Liability
  • Owners and Contractors Protective Liability
  • Railroad Protective Liability
  • Aviation Liability
  • Special Events Liability
  • Workers Compensation
  • International Liability

Industry Segments:
  • Construction: General Contractors, Trades/Artisans, Project Specific.
  • Hospitality: Bars, Taverns, Nightclubs, Restaurants, Hotels, Motels, Bed & Breakfast, Wine Bars.
  • Real Estate: Apartments, Condominiums, Office Buildings, Mercantile Buildings, Vacant Buildings
  • Manufacturing: Consumer Goods, Industrial products.
  • Specialty: Aviation, Environmental, Special Events, International/Foreign Liability

Team Bios:

Mike Vollaro

Direct Phone: 516-408-5719

Mike Vollaro joined ARC in May 2006 to start up the Property & Casualty division of the company. He began his career in 1989 in New York City and for eleven years was a Casualty Underwriter/Manager at Continental, Chubb, Lexington and Gerling America insurance companies. Mike then joined Cal E&S Brokers/RPS of New York in June 2000, and was a Casualty manager for the New York region of RPS. Mike currently runs the day to day operations of the P&C division. Mike graduated with a BA degree in 1988 from Binghamton University and believes golf is more than just a four letter word.

Edward Skewes

Direct Phone: 516-408-5748

Edward attended Dowling College to earn his B.A. in Finance. Since graduating school Edward worked two years at Cal E&S Brokers, three years at RPS Services and seven years, so far, at ARC Excess & Surplus. Here at ARC Edward assists the retail broker community with difficult insurance placements in all lines of Property & Casualty. He specializes, however, in Construction, Hospitality, ENV and Real Estate. As a Property & Casualty Broker, Edward is a valued member of the ARC team.

Joseph Rossitto

Direct Phone: 516-408-5757

Joseph is a certified business mentor and graduate of C.W. Post. He has been a Project Manager for a national construction company that specializes in commercial retail work, for five years. And for eight years, he has been a risk manager for a global transportation company. He’s been with ARC for seven years now as Property and Casualty Broker placing complex construction and hospitality risks. Due to his experience relating to each of these fields, he provides not only an insurance wholesaler perspective, but also an insider’s look at operations and exposures. Joseph is an active husband and father. He enjoys spending time outdoors with family. He’s been a snowboarder for over 20 years and supplements his winter sports addiction with organized runs during the warmer months.

Judith Whyte

Office Administrator

Direct Phone: 516-408-1816

Nicholas Ambriano

Direct Phone: 516-408-5717

For more than thirty years Nicholas has been a retail broker managing middle market and risk management accounts with precision and to the satisfaction of his clients. At ARC, for more than 8 years, he is an expert Property and Casualty broker for commercial and Personal lines accounts providing seasoned know-how and proven pedigree. He is proficient in all aspects of property and casualty insurance and loves reading books whenever he isn’t working.

Jennifer Tragna

Direct Phone: 516-408-1860

In 1996 Jennifer Tragna started her career in New York as an Assistant Account Executive at Genatt Associates, Inc.  In 2002 she began working for Wood Special Risk Brokers as a Marketing Account Executive in Atlanta Georgia.  In 2006 she moved back to New York to again join Genatt Associates, Inc. now as a retailer, handling mostly large accounts with a book up to $11MM.  In 2014 she joined the ARC team as a Broker / Underwriter and has consistently brought value to the firm, delivering great value to her clients.  Jennifer currently handles underwriting and quoting of small business accounts with online facilities as well as with our Program pen markets Endurance & Arch.