American Subcontractors Association Michigan
September 2009 General Membership Meeting
Hunkering Down: 10 Strategies to Survive in a Down Economy
Mike Poggi of Pinnacle Insurance Partners
Steve Hilger of Hilger and Hammond, PC
There were 43 in attendance to hear ASA members Mike Poggi (Pinnacle Insurance Partners) and Steve Hilger (Hilger and Hammond, PC) present a timely seminar titled “Hunkering Down: 10 Strategies to Survive in a Down Economy.” Steve Hilger asked three questions vital for surviving in the present economy and covered other subjects such as lien and bond claims, retention dollars, the application process, Stop-Work option and Change Order provision. Mike Poggi shared further strategies for surviving a down economy, including a review of your insurance classification, and a fresh look at deductibles, fleet and property insurance, appraisals and claims, and choosing an agent.