Posts Tagged ‘CFO Jimmy Patronis’

  • CFO Patronis’ Office to Host Live Insurance Phone Bank in Tampa

    Nov 14, 17 • 93 Views • FLDFSComments Off on CFO Patronis’ Office to Host Live Insurance Phone Bank in Tampa

    As Floridians continue the recovery process after Hurricane Irma, Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis is partnering with Tampa Bay news station Fox 13 to host a live phone bank to assist Floridians with their insurance questions, concerns and complaints....

  • Anna Alexopoulos Farrar Joins DFS as Communications Director

    Nov 14, 17 • 53 Views • FLDFSComments Off on Anna Alexopoulos Farrar Joins DFS as Communications Director

    Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis today announced that Anna Alexopoulos Farrar will join the Department of Financial Services (DFS) as Communications Director. In this capacity, she will oversee the communications strategy for the department. CFO...

  • CFO Patronis Honors the Department of Financial Services’ Veterans

    Nov 7, 17 • 56 Views • Awards & Recognition, FLDFS, Veterans Affairs/MilitaryComments Off on CFO Patronis Honors the Department of Financial Services’ Veterans

    During Tuesday’s Cabinet meeting, veterans working for the Department of Financial Services were honored for their service and the sacrifices they have made for Florida and our nation. Governor Scott presented each of the Department’s veterans with the...

  • $1 Million Work Comp Scam Leads to Arrest of Construction Company Owner

    Nov 3, 17 • 57 Views • FLDFSComments Off on $1 Million Work Comp Scam Leads to Arrest of Construction Company Owner

    Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis and the Department of Financial Services (DFS) today announced the recent arrest of Carlos Contreras, owner of DJC Builders & Construction. Contreras allegedly obtained a fraudulent workers’ compensation policy by...

  • CFO Patronis and Rep. McGhee to Co-Host Miami Insurance Forum

    Nov 1, 17 • 152 Views • FLDFSComments Off on CFO Patronis and Rep. McGhee to Co-Host Miami Insurance Forum

    MEDIA ADVISORY Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis today announced that the Department of Financial Services (DFS) will host a community insurance forum in Miami on Saturday, November 4 in partnership with Representative Kionne L. McGhee.  DFS insurance...

  • ICYMI: Panama City News Herald: “Patronis helps state weather the storms”

    Oct 30, 17 • 122 Views • FLDFSComments Off on ICYMI: Panama City News Herald: “Patronis helps state weather the storms”

    “Patronis helps state weather the storms” Panama City News Herald Story by John Henderson October 29, 2017 Click HERE to read the full story. Jimmy Patronis has been a traveling man since he began his job as the state’s chief financial officer on July...

  • ICYMI: Insurance Journal: Florida Reports More Than $9 Million Recovered for Insurance Consumers in Q3

    Oct 27, 17 • 147 Views • FLDFS, ICYMIComments Off on ICYMI: Insurance Journal: Florida Reports More Than $9 Million Recovered for Insurance Consumers in Q3

    Insurance Journal October 27, 2017 Click HERE to read the full story. Assistance provided to Floridians by from Florida’s insurance consumer helpline led to the recovery of nearly $9.3 million in the third quarter of 2017, according to a statement from...

  • CFO Patronis’ Insurance Consumer Helpline Recovers More Than $9 Million for Floridians in Third Quarter of 2017

    Oct 25, 17 • 61 Views • FLDFSComments Off on CFO Patronis’ Insurance Consumer Helpline Recovers More Than $9 Million for Floridians in Third Quarter of 2017

    Florida’s Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis today announced that assistance provided to Floridians by insurance specialists working Florida’s insurance consumer helpline (1-877-MY-FL-CFO) led to the recovery of nearly $9.3 million in the third...

  • CFO Patronis Urges Congress to Address Costly Health Insurance Tax

    Oct 23, 17 • 133 Views • FLDFSComments Off on CFO Patronis Urges Congress to Address Costly Health Insurance Tax

    Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis today sent a letter to Florida’s congressional delegation urging them to address the costly and ill-designed federal Health Insurance Tax (HIT) ahead of its impending implementation. The HIT requires insurance...

  • CFO Patronis Urges FEMA to Reconsider Vendor Transition During Heart of Hurricane Season

    Oct 18, 17 • 158 Views • FLDFSComments Off on CFO Patronis Urges FEMA to Reconsider Vendor Transition During Heart of Hurricane Season

    Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis sent a letter to Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator William “Brock” Long urging FEMA to reconsider an upcoming vendor transition that could delay the processing of federal flood claims in...