News and Media Archive

Arbella Insurance Press Releases

 November 2015

11/18 2015 Pink Day

July 2015

7/28 2015 BBJ Best Place to Work Award

7/21 Paul Brady CIO of the Year

May 2015

5/6 2015 Walk for Hunger

April 2015

4/8 Senior Leadership Promotions

4/29 Distractology 5 Year Anniversary

March 2015

3/4 2015 New Board Members

February 2015

2/18 2014 Corporate Giving Initiatives

November 2014

11/6 Veterans Harbor Cruise

11/17  Jimmy Fund and Dana Farber

11/18  2014 Bruins Powerplay

October 2014

10/27  "Pink Day"

10/30  Journey Forward 5th Annual Walk

June 2014

6/18  Road Crew Designated Driver Program

6/2   2014 Best Places to Work

May 2014

5/6   2014 Walk for Hunger

April 2014

4/17   2014 Drive Out Hunger

February 2014

2/18   Arbella Appoints Joe Salerno, New Vice President of Claims

January 2014

1/30   2013 Corporate Giving

1/7    Best Review Recognizes Arbella's Carpartment

December 2013

12/5    Arbella Sponsors MIAA Football Championships at Gillette Stadium

October 2013

10/31    2013 Pink Day

10/31    Arbella Celebrates 25 Years

September 2013

9/11    Arbella Insurance Foundation Donates $50,000 to 25 Different Local Charities

August 2013

8/6    2013 Jimmy Fund

July 2013

7/26    Impact Donation

June 2013 

6/11    Road Crew Designated Driver Program

6/4     2013 BBJ Winner

May 2013

5/17    Arbella Continues Campaign to Combat Distracted Driving by Making Text-blocking Technology More Affordable for Drivers

5/9     2013 Walk for Hunger

April 2013

4/2     2013 Drive out Hunger

March 2013

3/6     Arbella Introduces Carpartment Insurance

February 2013

2/26    Arbella Celebrates 2012 Corporate Giving Initiatives

November 2012

11/7    Arbella Offers New “Military Away” Discount

11/1     Arbella Raises $28,000 for Dana-Farber’s Mobile Mammography Program

September 2012

9/11     Arbella Raises $80,000 for 2012 WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon

Members of the Boston Red Sox pose with the Arbella tote board during the 2012 WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon. Members of the Boston Red Sox pose with the Arbella tote board during the 2012 WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon, which raised more than $3.3 million to benefit the lifesaving mission of the Jimmy Fund at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

August 2012

8/7         Arbella Named Presenting Sponsor of Jimmy Fund Tote Board at Annual Radio-Telethon

May 2012

5/22     Arbella Donates More Than $20,000 to Dana-Farber’s Breast Cancer Awareness Program, Sponsors Two Days of Outreach for Dana-Farber’s Mobile Mammography Van

5/15     Live Nation and Arbella encourage safe driving with new Road Crew Designated Driver Program for concertgoers

5/8       Arbella Donates $114,000 to Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger, Celebrates Fifth Year as Major Corporate Sponsor

April 2012

4/25    Arbella Insurance Foundation launches the third year of Distractology

March 2012

3/20    Arbella Raises Nearly $62,000 for Hunger Relief Program in New England

January 2012

1/31    Arbella Insurance Group Celebrates 2011 Corporate Giving Initiatives

November 2011

11/8    Arbella Insurance Group Announces Partnership With Boston Bruins Goalie Tim Thomas

August 2011

8/30    Arbella Foundation Donates $1M to Project Bread’s Healthy School Food Initiative

8/25    Arbella Foundation Named Presenting Sponsor of Jimmy Fund Tote Board at Annual Radio-Telethon

8/10    Arbella Foundation Raffle Nets $15,500 for Western Mass. Disaster Relief

8/02    Arbella Foundation Supports Family Business Association as Gold Sponsor

July 2011

7/26    Arbella Foundation Offers New Commercial Data Breach Coverage

7/19    Arbella Insurance Group Appoints Two to Executive Team

June 2011

6/28    Arbella Foundation Introduces New Employee Giving Program

6/01    The Arbella Insurance Group Named One of Boston Business Journal’s 2011 “Best Places to Work” for Third Year in a Row

May 2011

05/03   Arbella Foundation Donates $86,000 for Walk for Hunger

April 2011

04/05    Arbella Foundation Kicks Off Second Year of Distractology 101™ Tour

04/04    Arbella Foundation Raises More Than $71,000 for Hunger Relief Program

March 2011

03/15    Bearingstar Insurance Agency Named One of Connecticut's Best Places to Work

03/08    Arbella Foundation and Norwell & Norwell Agency Donate $2,000 to Walpole Families of Faith

03/07    Arbella Foundation Donates $2,000 to Local Animal Shelters

Arbella Insurance News Coverage

December 2015

SG&D Insurance Agencies to bring Distractology 101 tour to Cohasset - December 4, 2015

DA Sullivan participates in distracted driving simulator - December 15, 2015

How to foster an IT team culture that breeds success - December 22, 2015

CIO Quick Takes: 8 IT leaders look back at 2015 - December 24, 2015

November 2015 

How to Get Millennial-Ready to Bridge The Talent Gap - Insurance News Net - November 2015

An Inside Look at Arbella’s Customer Service Center And Why It Might Work For Your Agency - Agency Checklists -  November 9, 2015

Distractology 101': Watch East Longmeadow students try to virtually text and drive (video) - MassLive.com - November 12, 2015

With simulator, Easthampton students learn about the dangers of distracted driving - Daily Hampshire Gazette - November 21, 2015        

October 2015

Snow daze: How insurers survived a record winter - Claims magazine - October 8, 2015    

Crash Course in Distracted Driving' for GNB Voc-Tech students - New Bedford Standard Times - October 9, 2015  

Loss Control Can Help Clients Grow Their Business - The Standard - October 23, 2015

Simulator lets Falmouth students see dangers of distracted driving - Falmouth Bulletin - October 26, 2015 

September 2015

How to Help Clients Grow their Trucking Business - Independent Agent - September 1, 2015  

Class to teach teens the dangers of distracted driving in Marlborough - MetroWest Daily News - September 8, 2015

http://boston.cbslocal.com/2015/09/29/quincy-halloween-costumes-donations/

August 2015

Arbella a 'best place to work' - Worcester Telegram & Gazette - August 2, 2015

CAR Elects A New Governing Committee Vice Chair - Agency Checklists - Julie Ybarra - August 4, 2015

Hailstorm shatters Suffolk County windshields, records - Boston Globe - Karishma Mehrotra - 8/6

July 2015

Boston Business Journal names region's top corporate philanthropists - Boston Business Journal - July 24, 2015

Arbella’s Paul Brady Named CIO of the Year - Agency Checklists - July 28, 2015

June 2015

How to Retain Millennial Employees - Independent Agent - Gayle O'Connell - June 1, 2015

Are Left-Hand Turns a Deadly Maneuver? - The Standard - Jim Hyatt - June 19th, 2015

Driving home danger of texting and driving - Lowell Sun - June 23, 2015

May 2015 

The Top Distracted Driving Behaviors of New England Teens - Agency Checklist - Julia Ybarra - May 3, 2015 

Glastonbury Students Get A Lesson In Distracted Driving - Hartford Courant - Peter Marteka - May 15, 2015

April 2015

Arbella Insurance Announces 4 Promotions in Massachusetts - Insurance Journal - April 9, 2015

Around the Industry: April 22, 2015 - PropertyCasualty360 - April 22, 2015

Arbella Promotes Four Senior Leaders - Agency Checklists - by Julia Ybarra - April 26, 2015

March 2015

Changing the Millennial mindset - National Underwriter - by Melissa Hillebrand - March 1, 2015

Arbella Insurance: Protecting Quincy's Local Businesses for over 25 Years - MassRealty - Terence Rogers - March 19, 2015

February 2015

Insurance claims on the rise as snow piles on - Boston Globe - Deirdre Fernandes - February 12, 2015

Insurers Brace for Claims as More Snow Expected to Hit Storm-Weary Boston - Insurance Journal - Denise Johnson and Young Ha - February 13, 2015

How Much Will Snow Damage Cost? - Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Peter S. Cohen - February 23, 2015

January 2015

What You Need to Know Before You Buy Homeowners Insurance: An Interview with Jim Hyatt of Arbella Insurance - Jan 2015 - MassRealty

December 2014

Insurance companies on the hunt for young workers - Boston Globe - Deirdre Fernandes - December 6, 2014

How to Safeguard Your Home When Hosting a Holiday Party - Boston Globe - Joe Salerno - December 17, 2014

Off the Gridiron, Lessons on Texting While Driving - Patriot Ledger - December 5, 2014

November 2014

Students crash into reality with Distractology 101 - by Sara Schweiger - November 19, 2014

Are left turns a deadly maneuver? - by Jim Hyatt - November 20, 2014

Arbella Insurance Holds Annual Pink Day - PropertyCasualty360 - By Patricia Harman - November 24, 2014

Arbella Insurance Group Becomes Official Auto Insurance Partner of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Jimmy Fund - InsuranceNewsNet.com - November 29, 2014

October 2014

Companies Where Millennials Thrive: Arbella Insurance Group - Bentley IMPACT Blog - By Melissa Massello -
October 3, 2014

Statistics say teenage drivers at high risk in Massachusetts - Taunton Daily Gazette - By Gerry Tuoti - October 5, 2014

Insurance for newlyweds: Coupling your coverage - Bankrate - By Crissinda Ponder - October 15, 2014

Arbella Says Good Morning, Eyeopener - WCVB - October 20, 2014

September 2014

Social Leadership Award recipient: John Donohue of Arbella Insurance - Boston Business Journal - By George Donnelly - September 12, 2014

What Do I Need to Know About Condo Insurance? - NerdWallet - By Alice Holbrook - September 24, 2014

Hanover students to get crash course on distracted driving - Boston Globe- South - By William Holt - September 25, 2014

Are Left Turns a Deadly Maneuver? - Claims Journal - By Jim Hyatt - September 29, 2014

August 2014 

Arbella's Donohue chosen to receive CEO leadership award - Boston Business Journal - August 26, 2014

Worcester, Boston Drivers Worst In Nation, New Study Says - by John Keller - August 26, 2014

July 2014

Renter's Insurance for Subletters: A Summer Real Estate Must - by Ellen Chang - July 17, 2014

June 2014

Arbella Insurance Group Named One of Boston's ‘Best Places to Work’ - by Tim Sprinkle - June 3, 2014

Quabbin Regional High School Students Get Lesson on Texting While Driving - by James F. Russell- June 7, 2014

Designated Drivers to be Awarded at Two Concert Venues - June 17, 2014

December 2013

The Martha's Vineyard Times Mone Insurance continues a record of giving to Island nonprofits December 24, 2013

The Boston Globe - South Students get lessons in distracted driving By Jean Lang December 8, 2013

November 2013

Material Handling & Logistics, "How to Avoid the Most Common Warehouse Disasters [Infographic]," November 14, 2013

Insurance Journal, "Arbella Expands Carpartment Insurance to Connecticut," November 13, 2013

The Boston Globe – South, "State opens Boston Harbor island fort for military families’ tour," by Johanna Seltz, November 7, 2013

The Patriot Ledger, "Quincy’s Arbella Insurance Group celebrates 25 years," by Siobhan O'Grady, November 1, 2013

October 2013

Boston.com, "What's in a Corporate Name?" October 10, 2013

American Agent & Broker, "Local Heroes: Arbella Insurance Group Marks 25 Years," by Laura Mazzuca Toops, October 10, 2013

The Springfield Republican, "Robert Bellenoit, of Longmeadow, nominates the Pioneer Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross for $50,000 grant from Arbella Insurance," October 2, 2013

February 2012

How have reforms impacted the MA auto insurance market 

April 2012

Bruins' Tim Thomas plugs Arbella message: Don't text while driving

November 2011

Arbella taps Bruins star Thomas
Bruins goalie Tim Thomas to endorse Arbella Insurance
Arbella gives Tim Thomas a shot as pitchman
Tim Thomas Teams up with Arbella
Davison's Tim Thomas giving back to fellow underdogs with formation of foundation
Bruin Goalie Tim Thomas to Endorse Arbella Insurance
Bruin goalie Tim Thomas to endorse Arbella Insurance
Bruins G Tim Thomas Inks First Endorsement Deal With Arbella Insurance Group

August 2011

$1M donation helps Project Bread teach kids to be healthy.
Are injured pets covered by your car insurance?

June 2011

Insurers respond to rare Mass. Disaster.

March 2011

Arbella Insurance Foundation will sponsor Celtics playoff run.

January 2011

Arbella Foundation honors Frank Bellotti with $2 million gift to BC’s law school.