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New Orleans, LA, United States, 2012/11/28 - Maginnis Film & Entertainment Insurance Services, LLC and Reiff & Associates form strategic partnership to provide Film Insurance to Louisiana and the Gulf South.
The partnership will offer productions in Louisiana and the Gulf South region access to the skills and expertise of one of the nation's leading entertainment insurance brokerage firms. Maginnis Film and Entertainment Insurance Services (MFEIS) is known in the entertainment insurance industry for providing coverage for a variety of Louisiana film projects.
"We are extremely pleased to be working with Reiff & Associates", said Emory Maginnis, MFEIS president. "Partnering with Reiff enables us to better serve the growing Louisiana film industry by combining our knowledge and resources with those of one of the largest and most respected entertainment insurance brokerage firms in the country."
Reiff credits include Black Swan, Precious, The Wrestler and Lost In Translation.
"With Louisiana ranked third in film production in the country, behind only California and New York, we are thrilled to be aligned with such a strong regional partner,” said Ross Miller, principal of Reiff & Associates. "We have worked with Emory in the past. His knowledge of the industry and the network of key contacts he brings to our combined effort will be invaluable. We couldn't be more excited about the future of our two companies".
A long-standing resident of New Orleans, Maginnis earned a Master’s in Finance degree from Tulane University and worked in the financial sector in Chicago for a number of years before returning to his home town to form MFEIS.
Maginnis Film & Entertainment Insurance Services, L.L.C., is a New Orleans, Louisiana-based insurance agency that specializes in insuring film, entertainment, and support industries. The company's mission is to provide knowledgeable and cost-effective risk management solutions to the film and entertainment community.
Reiff & Associates, headquartered in New York, NY, is a full service brokerage firm that specializes in entertainment insurance.