LOCKTON SOARING FOR HELP THE HEROES
London – 17 May 2012 – Lockton’s Real Estate & Construction team’s latest event – a clay pigeon shoot – has raised over £5,000 for Lockton’s charity of the year, Help the Heroes. This takes the total amount raised by the Lockton Group so far this year to over £30,000.
The shoot was held at Holland & Holland’s excellent shooting ground and saw several teams participating for charity. The event, kindly sponsored by Amlin Insurance, provided an exciting contest with Lee Baron taking the title of best overall team. Carl Whayman, also of Lee Baron, won the best shot competition. All the winners were presented with their respective trophies by Lockton’s Real Estate & Construction CEO, Richard Owen.
Speaking about the shoot, Richard Owen commented, “It was a fantastic day. We are really pleased to have the support of our clients and contacts in the industry who generously participated, enabling us to raise more money for such a worthwhile charity”.
“We are also very grateful for the support given by associates within the Lockton team to ensure that the event ran smoothly, and the exceptional instructors at Holland and Holland, all of whom helped make this a memorable and successful event”.
Notes to editors
More than 4,100 professionals at Lockton provide more than 15,000 clients around the world with insurance, benefits, and risk management services, offering an uncommon level of client service. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, Lockton has grown to become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world and 9th largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates awarded Lockton its 2011 Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For three consecutive years, Business Insurance has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." For further information about Lockton’s Real Estate & Construction team visit www.LREAC.co.uk.
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