Lori Hedgecock and Michelle Gallardo of The Partners Group earn Safeco® Insurance Personal Lines Achievement Award

Michelle Gallardo (left), Lori Hedgecock (right).

Portland, OR – June 19, 2014 – Lori Hedgecock and Michelle Gallardo of The Partners Group Personal and Commercial Insurance unit in Portland, OR have received the Safeco Insurance® Personal Lines Achievement Award, an honor given each year to about a dozen individuals in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska who work at local independent insurance agencies that sell Safeco Insurance.

The Achievement Award recognizes Lori Hedgecock and Michelle Gallardo for their commitment to customer service and performance for The Partners Group and overall exemplary representation of Safeco Insurance.

“Safeco is pleased to present both Lori Hedgecock and Michelle Gallardo with the Personal Lines Achievement Award this year,” said Becky Fann, regional general manager, Northwest Region, Safeco Insurance. “This designation acknowledges the daily diligence, integrity, passion for excellence and hard work of Lori Hedgecock and Michelle Gallardo.”

“I am honored to receive this award from Safeco Insurance and to contribute to the exceptional work of The Partners Group,” said Lori Hedgecock, Personal Lines and Small Commercial Account Executive, who has worked in the insurance industry for more than 30 years on both the agency and the company underwriting side. Additionally, Michelle Gallardo, AAI®, Personal Lines and Small Commercial Account Executive, said “It’s always been a pleasure working the Safeco Insurance®, and they greatly compliment the high level of insurance standards we hold at The Partners Group.” Michelle works in personal lines, with special expertise in tailoring policies to meet the needs of high net worth individuals.

The Partners Group is located at 11740 SW 68th Parkway, Ste. 200, Portland, OR, and can be reached at 503-241-9550.

About The Partners Group

The Partners Group, with offices in Bellevue, WA, plus Portland and Bend, OR, is an independent, locally-owned financial and insurance consulting firm with services including employee benefit consulting, risk management, wealth management, commercial and personal insurance. The Partners Group serves successful individuals and businesses throughout the Pacific Northwest.


Employee Benefits

The Employee Benefits Division of The Partners Group serves the employee benefit needs of over 500 West Coast employers, with offices in Portland, Lake Oswego, and Bend, OR; Bellevue, WA; and Bozeman MT. Our benefits consulting team specializes in providing a highly-consultative approach coupled with problem-solving wellness analytics, to help employers reduce healthcare costs, improve employee health, and create long-term health plan stability.

Business Consulting

The Business Consulting Division of The Partners Group is dedicated to consulting with healthcare systems and jumbo employers to manage the health and well being of their employees, families, and communities. Our focus is to provide an innovative, solution-oriented service that capitalizes on data to pinpoint potential problems. Whether it be uncovering potential sources of escalating healthcare costs, or other anomalies in data, this service provides endless, problem-solving advantages to a variety of industries.

Commercial Insurance

The Partners Group Commercial Insurance Division manages the business risks for hundreds of employers. We provide an unmatched depth and breadth in commercial insurance and risk management services combined with extraordinary people who possess an unusual ability to connect on a personal level. We work hard to understand the unique risks and exposures of your business, and identify the solutions to provide the right coverage for the right price. As an independent company The Partners Group can tailor solutions to work specifically for you, even creating new policies and programs, if that’s what you need.

Private Client Services

The Partners Group Private Client Services Division advises business owners and high income shareholder groups comprising just over 3,200 successful individuals, families and medical professionals on investment services, retirement planning, and personal insurance. We’ve been in business for over 30 years as a privately held company based in the Northwest, and we’re here to stay. Additionally, we are not tied to products and plans. We provide various platforms and a multitude of options to fit your needs, which can change over time as your life changes. When you work with TPG Private Client Services, you’re dealing with the shareholders of this firm, and we are honored to play a role your life, your family’s lives, and your next generation’s lives.