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May 2018
Strategic Planning Update
The ISOP Executive Committee and committee chairs met in March to develop a strategic plan for the Society. Among the outcomes of this two-day session were the following refined mission and vision statements for the Society.
ISOP Mission Statement:
"To deliver exceptional value to the Risk and Insurance Community by providing a forum for networking, scholarships, career development and charitable support."
ISOP Vision Statement:
"To be the premier organization for networking, career development, and charitable support for the Risk and Insurance Community."
The full strategic plan, once finalized, will focus on growth of membership, scholarships and networking opportunities. We look forward to sharing more details and achievements in the near future.
May 2018 Golf Clinics
When: Tuesdays in May (1,8,15,22)
Time: 4:00-6:00 PM
Price: $100 per person, per clinic
More and more business is being done on the golf course. Join us for a two-hour clinic (all levels welcome) OR half round of golf. Afterwards, meet in the clubhouse for some networking. Food and non-alcoholic drinks included.
NextGen Phillies Game -Only 16 Tickets Left!
When: Wednesday, June 27th
Where: McFadden's/Citizen's Bank Park
Pregame Event Time: 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Game Time: 7:05 PM
Price: $45
Network with colleagues and enjoy complimentary appetizers before cheering on the Philadelphia Phillies as they take on the NY Yankees. Tickets Included.
Stay in Touch:Join the NextGen event mailing list by sending your name and company to
On April 12, 2018, over 700 risk management and insurance professionals gathered for a day of networking, education and recognition Philly I-Day (presented by ISOP and CPCU).
Congratulations again to the 2018 Franklin Award Recipient, Dr. M Moshe Porat, Dean of the Fox School of Business and School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality at Temple University.
Did you miss this year's event?
Session materials are still available on the mobile app! To download,visit the App Store on your mobile device and search "Philly I-Day"
2018 Event Photos Are Now Available
Philly I-Day In The News:
(Business Insurance)
Thank you to event sponsor
Scholarship Update
Since 2002, ISOP has awarded over $290,000 in scholarships tostudents in the Delaware Valley who are engaged in the study of Insurance, Risk Management and Actuarial Science.We are pleased to recognize the 2018 Scholarship Winners:
  • LaSalle University: Lauren Morell
  • Saint Joseph's University: Ashley Myers, Samantha String, Daniel Tan
  • Temple University: Brian Fritz, Matthew Manzo, Adam Stoudt
Red Cross Disaster Relief
Thanks to the generous support of ISOP Members, $15,475 dollars was presented to the American Red Cross for hurricane relief.
Pictured: Roger Fell, ISOP Board Member and Harvey Johnson, EVP of Disaster Service, American Red Cross
Save the Date: November 14, 2018
The Independence Gala is an annual social event that attracts 600-700 Risk and Insurance Professionals from across the region.We gather to present the prestigious Distinguished Leadership Award (DLA), recognizing an industry executive who demonstrates exceptional management style, leadership excellence, and charitable and social commitment. We are pleased to announce that the 2018 DLA recipient is John K. SmithCPCU, CIC, CRM, President & CEO of Pennsylvania Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company.
In addition to the award celebration, gala attendees will raise money for Citizens for Fire Prevention through the Text-to-Pledge Campaign which supports smoke detector installation for Philadelphia residents in need.
Tickets and sponsorship opportunities for the 2018 Independence Gala will be announced later this month.
Looking for a volunteer board opportunity?
If you or someone you know has the ability to understand financial operations of an organization, please consider applying to become a member of the American Society of Hand Therapists (ASHT) Independent Finance Committee. Participants will gain unique insight into the operations of our professional membership organization.