Business Insurance & Bonding for Small Businesses
Business Insurance & Bonding Basics for Small Businesses
When it comes to protecting your business, do you know what types of business insurance coverage options are available to you? Also, you’ve probably seen advertisements about bonded and insured. But what exactly is bonding? And is getting bonded something that’s critical for your business?
There are many things to consider in managing a business, and it’s crucial that all business owners know what insurance coverage they need as well as bonds to operate legally and protect their business.
This FREE workshop is designed to provide insight and practical guidance for getting your business insured and bonded.
Get Free Assistance with Government Contracting
The PTAC Team will discuss the free services offered to small business owners when exploring government contracting opportunities.
Mark F. Buckley, CIC
Vice President, McCue Captains Insurance
Mark has over 25 years of experience in commercial lines insurance. He attained the Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 1990 and focuses on customizing insurance plans for businesses of all sizes.
He also serves as the agency’s bonding specialist, demonstrating the level of knowledge and expertise required in this unique marketplace. A graduate of Purdue University in 1980, Mark began his career of helping others as a Peace Corp Volunteer in Honduras. Mark is a member of the Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey as well as the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America.
Maryann brings over 30 years of government contracting experience to her position as director of UCEDC’s PTAC program. She brings a unique perspective to the job as she’s held positions on both sides of the table – helping businesses to obtain government contracts as well as overseeing the government contract process for a manufacturing concern in New Jersey.
Following an 18-year tenure as a senior contracting official for Greenbrier Industries in Englewood Cliffs, Maryann served as director of the Rockland County PTAC for 13 years. She joined UCEDC in 2007, and under her direction, the PTAC program was awarded the 2010 “Outstanding Center Award” by the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC).
In her role as a procurement counselor with UCEDC’s PTAC program, Nadine assists small business owners with marketing and selling their products and services to federal, state and local government agencies.
With more than 20 years of combined experience in both the public and private sectors of government contracting, Nadine has a thorough grasp of how to navigate the government contracting system. She believes that this familiarity enables her to successfully help small businesses understand how to find, bid, win, and perform on government contracts.