Commercial Lines Team

Commercial Lines Team

" Our Commercial lines team is eager to work with your agency. If you choose to go direct or work with our team, our goal is the same. To help you succeed in writing profitable commercial business.

Our team works hard every single day to assist you in writing commercial business, keeping agents informed, and working with our partner carriers."

- Commercial Lines Team
Johanna Hernandez

Commercial Lines Manager
720.457.1101 x 102
Direct 720.457.0938
Jeffrey Klimczak

Commercial Lines Trainer
Direct: 303-768-0780
Adessa Owens

Commercial Account Executive
720.457.1101 x 119
Direct 303.325.5919

Johanna has lived in Colorado for 18 years, she has two children. Johanna is an avid reader and tries to stay on top of the ever-changing market place.

Johanna started her career in insurance with PGI in 2010. She had an interest in Commercial lines and never looked back.

Johanna’s main goal is to set up every PGI agent for success in commercial lines. in addition to helping agents identify their niche markets and provide you with tools and training opportunities to make you and your agency successful in commercial lines!

Jeff is a native Chicagoan, husband of 36 years and father of 3 young men, he and his family relocated to Denver in 1998. He’s been a Prudential agent, stay at home dad, sales rep for the plastics industry, and has nearly 20 years of insurance training experience with The Hartford and Liberty Mutual. Jeff joined PGI in 2018 as Commercial Lines Trainer. With  experience in Instructional Design and extensive presentation experience, Jeff hopes to bring clarity and success to our agents in Commercial Lines! No matter your experience level, there will be training to help you understand coverage, service, and sales components of your journey in CL Insurance.

Adessa is a native to Colorado and mom of two fur babies, who enjoys cooking, hiking and traveling. Adessa began her career in insurance in 2014, focusing on commercial insurance in 2015 as an account manager, and later moved into an account executive assisting producers in writing business. Adessa joined PGI in 2018 as Commercial Lines Account Executive with experience in writing and managing accounts for contractors, habitational, restaurants, and outfitter & guides. Adessa hopes to aid our agents in the base understanding of commercial lines, obtaining all lines of business for an insured, retention and success in Commercial Lines!

Paola Rodriguez Portillo

Commercial Account Executive
720.457.1101 x 126
Direct 720.543.8932

Paola is a transplant from Miami, FL who is currently pursuing an M.A. in Communication Management at University of Denver. She joined PGI in 2018 as a commercial lines CSR and has been steadily building her knowledge in the industry to better assist PGI’s agents in having successful independent agencies.  On her days off, you can find her buried in a book or planning her next road trip around Colorado, the state she’s happy to now call “home”.

Meet the Commercial lines team!

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