Commercial Insurance News Blog2019-02-21T17:00:09-08:00

Employment Practice Liability: Coping with the Growing Risks of Workplace Misconduct

Featuring The Partners Group, HR Answers and Tonkin Torp

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Oregon Business hosts a panel discussion on how to assess your risk and protect your organization against potential lawsuits and reputational damage. Community members also gathered to network and share insights on their business and experiences with workplace misconduct. Below are 5 key takeaways from this discussion followed by an audience Q&A.

Read an overview of the discussion published by the Oregon Business Magazine by […]

The Partners Group is honored to support Sound – One of King County’s most extensive providers of quality mental health and addiction treatment services

Left to right: Eric Thesen from The Partners Group Personal Insurance Division, then Scott Handler, Roxanna Jessen, and Jordan Stair who are all from The Partners Group Commercial Insurance Division.

Scott Handler takes on Jordan Stair in the dunk tank.  Both are from The Partners Group Commercial Insurance Division.

The Partners Group commercial team chooses Sound as one of the causes they support. There are currently over 200 individuals benefiting from the Sound’s Intellectual Disability Program (IDD), representing 15% of their annual $70MM budget. […]

Cyber Risk – A Growing Concern in the Amusement Industry

For the past decade, cyber threats have become a growing concern for individuals and businesses.  In 2017, over 179,000,000 records and 14,200,000 credit cards were exposed.  This represented a 27.5% increase in data breaches, signifying an increasing trend that doesn’t seem to be slowing down. (According to the Identity Theft Resource Center.) 

The Entertainment and Amusement Industry appear to be transitioning slower than other industry segments in addressing their risks associated with cyber threats. POS systems, cloud computing, PCI compliance and a business model that revolves around getting people in the doors create […]

What CFOs & HR Executives Need to Know-

The Risks & Impact of the Explosive Growth in Data Breaches, Plus How to Protect Your Company & Your Employees

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The number of data breaches is at an all‑time high. It’s increased 40% year over year over the last two years and this problem isn’t going away. In fact, it has become more serious. Literally, last year over 1,000 breaches were reported in the news. This translates to roughly three major […]

Managing the Risk of Growing Cyber Security Threats

Check out this helpful article on cybersecurity in which The Partners Group Contributes to a Portland Business Journal Panel of Experts to discuss risk management and protection

Benefit from the advice of experts from varied backgrounds:

Tim Deggendorfer from the Commercial Insurance Division at The Partners Group joins other professionals representing: a cyber security IT consulting firm, Securus Systems; a protection software provider, Tyfone, Inc.; a law firm, Miller Nash Graham & Dunn; and the banking industry, Unitus Community Credit Union.


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.