Signature Select LLC taps 20-year industry veteran for president

Apr 03 2015    Signature Select

IMA, Inc. Wichita President Jeff Grace to lead organization’s growth

IMA, Inc., a top-10 independently owned insurance broker, has appointed IMA, Inc. Wichita President Jeff Grace with additional responsibilities as president of Signature Select LLC. With almost 20 years of insurance experience in varied underwriting, sales and leadership roles, Grace’s passion for growing organizations align with the substantial market size central to Signature Select’s business plans.

“Jeff’s vast experience in retail insurance will bring a new perspective to Signature Select’s focus of supporting personal and small-business clients,” said IMA, Inc. President Bob Reiter. “Under Jeff’s leadership, Signature Select and its portfolio of coverage options will give customers peace of mind knowing their assets can be protected under the watchful eye of this insurance veteran.”

Signature Select is a subsidiary of The IMA Financial Group, Inc. and offers a full range of risk management-related products with more than 50 associates in Colorado, Kansas, New York, Oklahoma and Texas. It was founded in 2009 to focus specifically on personal lines and the insurance needs for small business.

Grace joined IMA in 1997 in business development. A Wichita, Kan. native, Grace received his MBA from Wichita State University and is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He holds the Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter and Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding designations.

Outside of his professional responsibilities, Grace is a graduate of Leadership Wichita, currently serving on the board of both for profit companies and not-for-profit entities.