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News: Business Insurance staff take Continued Education Courses

By October 10, 2018July 24th, 2019News

Lifelong learning

Sterling Insurance Group Account Managers from the Business Insurance department enjoyed 2 Continued Education sessions on Thursday, October 10th. The courses were offered free through Sterling Insurance Group and lead by Cynthia Zimmerman, of Socius Insurance.

The two courses covered:

  • Directors & Officers Insurance
  • Cyber Liability Insurance

Sterling  is a supporter of professional development for employees, and always encouraging staff to enroll in Continued Education courses.


Cynthia A. Zimmerman, RPLU

Senior Vice President | Socius Insurance Services Inc.

East Coast Cyber Practice Leader

Cyber, Professional, Management Liability Broker

Cynthia joined Socius’ Miami Beach, Florida office in August of 2009. She began her insurance career in 1985 at Britamco Underwriters/Preferred National Insurance Company where she worked in various positions, most recently as Manager of the Professional Lines division. After 14 years of company underwriting and management experience, Cynthia moved into sales and became a successful Manager/Wholesale Insurance Broker with national firm based out of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and most recently with Socius.

Cynthia, one of the world’s first 100 registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU)   designees, brings over 30 years of experience in all lines of Management Liability, including Cyber Liability, D&O, EPL, Fiduciary, Crime, Professional Liability, and Medical Malpractice. She has been certified as a Continuing Education provider since 2009. Cynthia has authored several articles and educational materials and is often a subject matter expert and speaker for various organizations throughout the country.

Cynthia is an active member of the national PLUS organization, and currently is a member of the PLUS Southeast Steering Committee.  In addition, Cynthia is an active member of the Independent Insurance Agents of South Florida.