COLORADO RESTAURANT INSURANCE

CRA is pleased to announce a new partnership with
Crest Restaurant Insurance

The Colorado Restaurant Association has recently partnered with Crest Restaurant Insurance in a strategic effort to increase our member value. As part of this partnership, Crest Insurance Group has acquired the agency and will be running operations out of their new office in Denver.

“This is an exciting, strategic move for our member-based organization,” said Sonia Riggs, CRA President & CEO. “This move will allow us to maintain the focused level of service, expertise and quality that our members have come to expect, and it will provide enhanced options and offerings with the support of a regional agency. The full agency staff, led by Sean Pechan, is moving to Crest so members and clients should experience a seamless transition. Crest Restaurant Insurance continues as the exclusive endorsed insurance partner of the CRA, so our relationship will continue well into the future. ”


The newly formed Crest Restaurant Insurance will provide a deeper level of customer service by combining the strengths of a regional agency with the focused attention to restaurants and hospitality clients.

What will current insurance clients expect?

  • You will continue to work with the same team you have in the past.
  • Your current policy will remain in effect.
  • CRA's Pinnacol Safety Group plan will remain intact with no changes. We will work with Crest to administer the plan.
  • Crest Restaurant Insurance will broaden the scope of insurance coverage to include a full range of lines including: • General Liability • Liquor Liability • Property Coverage • Workers' Compensation • Employment Practices Liability (EPLI) • Special Event Liability • Cyber Liability • Employee Benefits – Group Health • Individual Life and Health • Personal Lines of Coverage • Excess and Surplus Lines of Coverage • Professional Liability • Directors and Officers Liability • Bonds • Commercial Automobile Coverage • Foreign Coverage

If you wish to learn more about this move, or are interested in learning more about our insurance programs and services, contact the CRA office (303) 830-2972 or sriggs@corestaurant.org and we will make sure you get directly to the agency team.

We look forward to our continued relationship with the whole team at Crest Restaurant Insurance. We are confident this new affiliation will serve members and clients well.

Crest Restaurant Insurance


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