License No. 0H37450

Nora Ferris-Rohan
President and CEO

Mrs. Rohan has over 21 years experience as a specialist in the Entertainment Insurance Industry. Since working at Wells Fargo Insurance Services since 2003, the core focus has been to develop new entertainment business while retaining the existing entertainment client base.  Mrs. Rohan has created comprehensive insurance programs for all facets of the entertainment industry including motion picture, television, music touring, corporate videos, commercials, music videos, promoters, performers, touring entertainers, special effects companies, rental house companies, post production companies, payroll services, event companies and all ancillary entertainment. Mrs. Rohan currently holds 50 non-resident licenses within the United States. In 2007 Mrs. Rohan was presented with the Winner Circle as one of Wells Fargo's top insurance sales producers.

 Mrs. Rohan specializes in the following insurance coverage’s: Cast Insurance | Family Bereavement | Negative Film | Faulty Stock; Camera Processing | Props, Sets, Wardrobe | Rented – Owned Misc. Equipment | Third Party Property Damage | Extra Expense | Civil Authority | Office Contents | Money & Currency | Contingent Non Owned Aircraft | Pyrotechnics | Protection and Indemnity | Railroad Protective | Stunts | Foreign Travel | Defense Base Act | Weather Insurance | Fine Arts | Commercial General Liability | Commercial Auto | Non-Owned Hired Auto Liability and Physical Damage | Workers Compensation and Employers Liability | Commercial Umbrella and Excess Layers | Guild Union Travel Accident | Producers Errors and Omissions | Event Cancellation | Non Appearance.

 During Mrs. Rohan's ten years at Aon/Albert G. Ruben Insurances Services, this entertainment brokerage company brokered the majority of the leading production companies in Hollywood, including the major film studios and an impressive client list of independent film companies. Mrs. Rohan's role involved retention of these clients, while developing additional products to incorporate the newest addition to the industry, Reality Television. In 2001, Mrs. Rohan was the first broker in the United States to get insurance carriers to understand the complexity of the newly developed TV idea…Reality Television. Mrs. Rohan created the guidelines (that are still used by all entertainment insurance carriers today) to minimize risk and to carefully underwrite the projects. She brokered the insurance for the first American Television Reality shows for NBC “Fear Factor” and CBS “Survivor”. 

 At Aon Entertainment Ltd. (a Managing General Agent for CNA Insurance Company), Mrs. Rohan retained the large broker/client base of Major Film Studios, Music Labels, Touring Performers, Theatrical Entertainment, Special Event, Ancillary Entertainment and an impressive list of Independent Television companies. During this time in 1996, Mrs. Rohan role and responsibilities required her to underwrite each assigned brokers entertainment submissions and assist executive management in account retention and secure orders of profitable renewable business. It was through this varied exposure that Mrs. Rohan was involved with creating new entertainment policy forms to obtain a competitive edge against competitors.

 Additionally Mrs. Rohan was an adjunct educator at UCLA for the film and television production courses during the years 2000, 2001, 2002, and 2003. The focus of her curriculum was educating film students on understanding how entertainment insurance relates to their overall productions and the cost in their  budgets.

 In 2003 Mrs. Rohan was on the Advisory Group for United States House of Representatives Congressional Entertainment Caucus.  

Theatrical Insurance

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License No. 0H37450