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:


Property:
  • 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


Casualty:
  • 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:

Rick Struzzieri

Managing Director - ARC Specialty Brokerage, LLC

Direct Phone: 516-408-1882

Rick, who joined ARC in September 2018, has been a Commercial Insurance professional since 1989. In the first 15 years of his career, Rick had a successful run on the carrier and wholesale side. During that time, Rick’s principal responsibilities were building and maintaining retail broker relationships, as well as developing and growing business segments. Throughout these years Rick served in a variety of roles, including Northeast Regional Director of Business Development for Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company.

From 2003 through 2018, Rick worked on the retail brokerage side. In this capacity, Rick was heavily involved in placing a wide range of Property and Casualty business, as well as developing and managing carrier and wholesaler relationships. Most recently, Rick served as Executive Vice President of Foa & Son brokerage, where he was responsible for the strategic direction and growth of the Property and Casualty division for the agency.

Over the course of his career, Rick has held several senior level management positions on both the insurance company and brokerage side. He has served on many insurance company agencies advisory councils, both regionally and nationally.

Rick’s personal interests include family, music, dogs, gardening and reading. Rick is also involved in several charitable organizations including the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Guide Dogs for the Blind and the St Patrick’s Church of Smithtown Parish Outreach Program.

Chantal Platt

Vice President Business Development - ARC Specialty Brokerage, LLC

Direct Phone: 516-408-1884

Chantal attended Farmingdale University and over the years has engaged in multiple Property and Casualty Educational Courses.  Chantal arrived at ARC Excess and Surplus LLC in September 2018 with 23 years of experience in the insurance industry.  Those years induced 10 years on the wholesale brokerage side.  Throughout her wholesale career, Chantal actively forged retail broker relationships and successfully placed Property and Casualty business.

The balance of her career has been spent on the retail end, predominately in market relationship and placement roles. For the last 5 years, before joining ARC, Chantal served as the Head of the Marketing Department for Bender Insurance Agency where she was responsible for the oversight of new business placements as well as carrier and wholesaler relationships for the agency.

Chantal is the proud mother of two boys. She is an active member of her church congregation, where her boys attend weekly Sunday school. Some of her interests include going to her childrens’ baseball games, bike riding, traveling, as well as reading and spending time at the beach.

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.

Judith Whyte

Office Administrator

Direct Phone: 516-408-1816