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Badger Mutual Insurance names Dan Nigro as its next President

Nigro began his career with Badger Mutual Insurance as a software engineer in 2005.

By - Nov 28th, 2018 10:28 am
Dan Nigro. Photo courtesy of Badger Mutual Insurance Company.

Dan Nigro. Photo courtesy of Badger Mutual Insurance Company.

MILWAUKEE (Wednesday, November 28, 2018) – Dan Nigro has been named President of Badger Mutual Insurance Company effective January 1, 2019. Nigro succeeds David Kane, becoming Badger’s 10th President in its 131 years of operation.

“Dan does amazing things for Badger Mutual Insurance that resonate throughout all aspects of the company and its operations,” said Kane, who will retire in 2019 and continue to serve on the board. “He has recognized the importance of balancing what is in the best interest of the company and our agency force. He will continue in all respects to do great things for Badger.”

Nigro began his career with Badger Mutual Insurance as a software engineer in 2005. He expanded his role in 2011 with responsibilities in marketing. Nigro worked his way up to the role of executive vice president after serving as the senior vice president and the vice president of information technology and marketing. In addition, Nigro was appointed Corporate Secretary in 2014 and was elected to the Board of Directors in April 2018.

“I am honored to have been chosen to lead this company comprised of extremely talented employees and dedicated independent agents,” said Nigro. “Together, we will continue to build upon our strong foundation of superior insurance protection by leveraging cutting-edge technology, compassionate service, and multi-stakeholder initiatives. With our greatest asset, our heart, as the driving force, the future is looking very bright for the Badger Mutual family.”

Nigro is a Milwaukee native who has been married for 20 years to his wife Kris and is the father of three children.

About Badger Mutual Insurance Company
Badger Mutual Insurance has been headquartered in Milwaukee since 1887, providing a range of personal and commercial insurance products across 10 states: Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Iowa, Minnesota, Nevada, Idaho, Utah, Wyoming & Arizona. For more information, go online and visit

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