The Principal of Eugene Horton, LLC., Gene Horton, has had the advantage of extensive training and experience in the maritime industry going back to the military services in 1961, merchant marine experience and vessel sales. He has been in the marine insurance business since 1976, acting in the capacity of underwriter and broker, and uses his experience to better present customers to underwriters while maintaining excellent working relationships with underwriters. Gene Horton holds all insurance licenses, which are: Agent, Broker, and Surplus Lines.
The firm insures and has experience in all maritime exposures. We insure freighters, fish boats, large and small yachts, mega yachts, ship repairers, yacht dealers and brokers, vessel builders, cargo accounts, maritime employers liability, pollution liability including "U.S.C.G. Certificates of Financial Responsibility", and all related lines of insurance for these accounts, including bonding.
With accounts throughout the world, we have access to all major insurance underwriters, including the London and European markets. Through our various markets we also have claims representatives, surveyors, and admiralty attorneys around the world. Additionally, we have an excellent staff to assist our clients.
Please contact us to help with your insurance needs. We look forward to meeting with you.