News

Rose Society Honored

The Reschini Group is proud of the legacy of Rose Reschini. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Rose Society. Read more about the history and current activities of the Society on the Indiana Gazette site. Read more about Rose Reschini and the history of The Reschini Group here.


Joe Reschini Named to Top 100 List

INDIANA, Pa., February 5, 2017 –  Joe Reschini, President of The Reschini Group and CEO of Evergreen Insurance was named one of Pennsylvania Business Central’s 2017 Top 100 people in business and economic development. To read more about Joe and the Top 100, click here


The Reschini Group Buying Majority Ownership of Evergreen Insurance from S&T Bank

Company will Continue Operations Under Evergreen Name

INDIANA, Pa., November 15, 2017 – S&T Bank, a full-service financial institution with assets of $7.2 billion, and locations in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and New York, announced today that it is selling majority ownership of S&T Evergreen Insurance (Evergreen) to The Reschini Group (Reschini). Evergreen Insurance will begin independent operation on January 1, 2018 with no change to its locations. S&T and Reschini have a long history of doing business together and S&T will serve as an ongoing referral source to Evergreen.

“The strengths of Evergreen and The Reschini Group complement each other, and the customers of both companies will benefit from working together,” said Joe Reschini, president of The Reschini Group. “Our two organizations have similar missions as well as a philosophy of customer advocacy and strong carrier relationships, which are advantages for both Evergreen and Reschini.”

“We are excited to announce our strategic partnership with The Reschini Group, as they share a common vision on serving our clients,” said Todd D. Brice, president and CEO of S&T Bank. “The Reschini Group is well regarded in the insurance industry. This partnership will provide additional resources to meet our customers’ growing insurance needs.”

Evergreen Insurance has locations in Altoona, Brookville, Ebensburg, Greensburg and Indiana. The Reschini Group is headquartered in Indiana, Pa. and has a location in Pittsburgh.


The Reschini Group Wins Healthy Employer Challenge

Challenge included steps walked and weight lost

From the Indiana Gazette: for full article, click here.

This spring, the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce and Indiana Regional Medical Center held the inaugural Healthiest Employer Challenge to promote health and health awareness in the county.

The eight-week challenge, which began May 1, offered local businesses a chance to compete for an average of most steps walked, most weight lost and blood pressure. Measurements were taken at the beginning and end of the challenge.

The eight-week challenge, which began May 1, offered local businesses a chance to compete for an average of most steps walked, most weight lost and blood pressure. Measurements were taken at the beginning and end of the challenge.

The winner is the Reschini Group, followed by Indiana County Chamber of Commerce, second; Quinntech, third; S&T Bank, fourth; Indiana First Bank, fifth; Kuzneski & Lockard Real Estate, sixth; Indiana Regional Medical Center, seventh; Kuzneski Financial Group, eighth.

The Reschini Group walked an average of 608,179 steps per person — more than 300 miles — with an average weight loss of 5 pounds per person.

Read the news story in the Indiana Gazette.


McClure Joins Reschini Educational Group

January 21, 2016

Shawn P. McClure joined The Reschini Group in January 2016 as an Account Executive in the Employee Benefits Educational Group.

Shawn is a graduate of St. Francis University with a B.S. in Accounting and a graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law. Shawn’s legal background will enable him to have an in-depth understanding of the laws and regulations that impact Reschini’s clients. His client service experience will allow him to continue to provide the excellent service and attention to clients that makes The Reschini Group an industry leader.

Prior to joining The Reschini Group, Shawn was a partner with a law firm in Pittsburgh, PA. He was responsible for the management of the firm’s commercial collection practice, including commercial litigation; the filing and defense of mechanics’ liens; foreclosure actions; replevins; bond litigation, involuntary bankruptcies; and other creditor issues. Shawn was responsible for the management of a nationwide collection practice for a number of the firm’s large corporate clients.

Shawn is certified in Creditors’ Rights Law from the American Board of Certification, and is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. He was recognized as a “Pennsylvania Rising Star in the Area of Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy” every year since 2013. Shawn was a frequent lecturer to his colleagues speaking on collection litigation, judgment enforcement, and other credit-related topics.


Join The Reschini Group in Supporting Make a Wish

December 15, 2015

The Reschini Group is supporting the Make-A-Wish foundation and their radio-a-thon on WSHH-FM, 99.7 in Pittsburgh, PA. Make-A-Wish raises funds and in-kind gifts to meet the wishes of terminally ill children.

Joe Reschini spoke on WSHH about the effort, “Make a Wish is a very easy cause to support; it helps a lot of kids. We’re pleased to be a part of this effort.”

Please join The Reschini Group in supporting this great cause! To learn more about Make-A-Wish and the radio-a-thon, visit the WSHH Make-A-Wish webpage.


Job Opportunity: Property & Casualty Claims Manager

December 3, 2015

We seek a self-motivated, seasoned claims professional to serve as a commercial lines Claims Manager in our Property & Casualty Department, working with clients, insurance carrier representatives, and third parties to investigate, negotiate, coordinate, and strategize to achieve the best outcome possible.  This position entails establishing and maintaining good working relationships with clients and carrier representatives; serving as client advocate and carrier liaison; and documenting, monitoring, and maintaining the flow of information on all claims.  This position will also interact with the Reschini Group team on policy information, coverage gap analysis, loss control initiatives, and claim communications.

In addition to strong relationship-building, communication, prioritization, organization, and reasoning skills, this position also requires: a thorough understanding of commercial coverages and terminology; ability to assess terms and conditions of policies and contracts regarding coverage; evaluation of complex coverage issues, such as multi-line insurance and layered coverage; and experience advising clients regarding contract language on hold harmless/indemnification clauses and insurance requirements/coverages.  Travel is required, including accompanying producers on production calls and client visits to promote our Claim Department capabilities.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of commercial claims insurance experience.  A four-year degree is preferred and a Property/Casualty or claims designation is a plus.  A PA Insurance Producer’s License must be obtained within three months of hire and maintained through continuing education.  A valid driver’s license must be maintained.   The Reschini Group offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.  Please submit resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: Lori Colananni, The Reschini Group, PO Box 449, Indiana, PA  15701, or by email Lori.


Borsani Joins The Reschini Group

September 3, 2015

Christopher Borsani joined The Reschini Group in 2015. He is a 2004 graduate of Westminster College and a 2007 graduate of Duquesne University School of Law. Upon graduating law school, Christopher spent two years working as a federal law clerk for a federal bankruptcy judge, and then the next 6 years working in private practice for a large Pittsburgh area law firm.

His legal background has enabled him to have a broad in-depth knowledge of the various laws and regulations which impact Reschini’s clients. He has his resident producer license for accident, life and health insurance, and works with The Reschini Group’s educational clients across the state of Pennsylvania.


The Reschini Group Sponsors Eggs And Issues Breakfast

July 22, 2015

The Reschini Group is sponsoring the annual Eggs and Issues Breakfast which is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 18, at the Indiana Country Club. To learn more go to the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce.


Peters Joins The Reschini Group

April 21, 2015

The Reschini Group hired insurance veteran Kitti Peters as a Property and Casualty Account Executive. Ms. Peters has over 30 years of Property and Casualty Insurance experience with expertise in casualty and liability insurance as well as underwriting.

“Kitti is a great addition to our team,” said Joe Reschini, President of The Reschini Group. “She has a broad range of skills serving industrial categories such as construction, energy and transportation.”

Ms. Peters was previously with Worldwide Facilities, Inc. and AIG Risk Management Services.


McKnight Added as Property & Casualty Account Executive

March 12, 2015

The Reschini Group hired Brad McKnight as a Property & Casualty Account Executive. Mr. McKnight will be responsible for business development and account management.

“We’re pleased to have Brad join our team,” said Joe Reschini, President of The Reschini Group. “He will be a great asset to our Property & Casualty clients.”

Mr. McKnight is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and previously worked with Aon, where he focused on middle and large market accounts. He has experience in carrier/agency relationships, contract review and claims support.

“I am excited to join The Reschini Group,” said Mr. McKnight. “It is an organization with a great reputation which services its customers well.”

The Reschini Group helps organizations navigate the complexities of risk through Employee Benefits Consulting and Property/Casualty Insurance Services. To learn more, contact us.


Douglas Schwab Promoted

January 6, 2015

The Reschini Group promoted Douglas Schwab to Vice President & Account Executive, Property/Casualty Division. Mr. Schwab joined The Reschini Group in November 2013. He will be responsible for an expanded role in acquiring and managing accounts in the energy and other industry sectors.

“Doug has served our customers well since joining our team,” said Joe Reschini, President of The Reschini Group. “He continues to take on more responsibility and this promotion is well deserved.”

Mr. Schwab is a veteran of the insurance industry with over 30 years experience in the mining and energy industries.

“The Reschini Group has the expertise and experience to help energy and industrial companies deal with the ever growing challenges and risks associated with their operations,” said Mr. Schwab. “We are delivering the right solutions and service to this critical sector of the regional economy.”

The Reschini Group helps organizations navigate the complexities of Property/Casualty and Employee Benefits Insurance. To learn more, visit www.Reschini.com. Contact us to learn more.


The Reschini Group Hires Robert Kuntz

On June 2, The Reschini Group hired Robert (Bob) Kuntz in the role of Sales Professional. Bob comes to The Reschini Group with extensive sales experience, having served in a variety of sales positions with Eighty-Four Lumber and Cambria Glass & Insulation throughout the course of the last 20 years.

“We are very pleased to have Bob as a member of our team,” said Joe Reschini, President of The Reschini Group. “It is clear that he brings great experience and expertise to our organization.”

In his role at The Reschini Group, Bob will be responsible for generating leads and sales.

“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to be a part of The Reschini Group team,” said Kuntz. “I am confident that my abilities and experience will be an asset to the firm.”

Bob holds a B.A. in business administration/finance from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP).


The Reschini Group Launches Mobile App

The Reschini Group launched a mobile app for Android and iPhone/iPad that provides information and resources for business owners on the subjects of healthcare reform and the Affordable Care Act. The purpose of the app is to provide business owners and HR professionals with relevant, timely, useful information amidst the uncertainty and changes in the healthcare insurance and employee benefits industry. The information that The Reschini Group posts on the app are generally related to employee benefits, workplace trends, healthcare reform, and changes in the Affordable Care Act. The app also surveys users regarding their organization’s plans regarding benefits.

“This industry is a rapidly-changing one,” said Joe Reschini. “It is important to us that we make every effort to help keep our clients and colleagues abreast of the changes that may affect them and their businesses.”

The app is just one of several tools that The Reschini Group employs to help educate its clients about industry trends. The App will soon add risk management, workers comp and other property/casualty related content.