Former CEO of The Motorists Insurance Group Joins CyberScout Board

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Chairman of the Board for The Motorists Insurance Group John Bishop brings insurance knowledge to leadership team

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., February 18, 2014 – CyberScout, a leader in identity management and data risk management services, today announced John Bishop as the company’s newest board member. Bishop currently holds the position of Chairman of the Board of The Motorists Insurance Group, one of the top 25 mutual property and casualty insurance organizations in the United States, and Chairman of the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC).

CyberScout provides 50 percent of the property and casualty market with identity theft management services and is looking to Bishop’s expertise to increase partnerships with insurance companies. He has strong industry ties with mutual insurance companies, making CyberScout poised for additional expansion in this area.

Under Bishop’s leadership as CEO, The Motorists Insurance Group more than doubled in size and now ranks as one of the top 25 mutual property and casualty insurance organizations in the United States. He is actively involved in numerous civic and industry organizations and is serving as Chairman of the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) for 2013-2014. Bishop is a graduate of Ohio Northern University and holds both the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) professional insurance designations.

“The addition of John Bishop to the CyberScout board of directors positions the company to develop stronger relationships with mutual insurance companies and their members,” said Adam Levin, founder and chairman of CyberScout.  “John has achieved significant success with The Motorists Insurance Group as shown by their status as a top property and casualty insurance company. His dedication to this space will help CyberScout continue to build significant partnerships and expand its reach in the insurance industry.”

“I am honored to join the CyberScout board and utilize my experience in the property and casualty and life insurance industries to further develop the business,” said Bishop. “CyberScout has been a leader in identity management services and they are uniquely positioned to bring growth not only to their own business, but to the many insurance companies they serve. I’m excited to join the CyberScout board and be part of the company as it propels forward.”

About CyberScout

Founded in 2003, CyberScout is the nation’s premier consultative provider of identity and data risk management, resolution and education services. The company serves 17.5 million households across the country and provides fraud solutions for a range of organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, the country’s largest insurance companies, corporate benefit providers, banks and credit unions and membership organizations. A subsidiary of CyberScout, CyberScout Consulting provides practical solutions to help businesses avert, prepare for and respond to a data loss incident. Together, the companies provide preventative and breach response services to more than 600,000 businesses in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.  CyberScout is the proud recipient of several awards, including the Stevie Award for Sales and Customer Service and the Parent Tested, Parent Approved award for social networking monitoring tool SocialScout. For more information, please visit www.CyberScout.com, www.CyberScoutconsulting.comwww.facebook.com/CyberScout and www.twitter.com/CyberScout.

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