Greg Econn is Co-President & Managing Director at Venbrook Insurance Services. He is a recognized leader in the real estate and construction insurance worlds and specializes in providing highly innovative products and services to property owners, developers and contractors. Greg began his career as an insurance broker in the 1970s while completing his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics at the University of Southern California. He continued his post-graduate studies at Lloyd’s of London under the direction of Cambridge University.
In 1998 Greg created a real estate insurance centric program for residential and commercial real estate with the latest iteration known as REAPA [Real Estate America Property Association] providing a wide array of products and resources geared EXCLUSIVELY to the Real Estate world. One of the components of REAPA is an insurance program which now insures over $22 BILLION in exposures around the USA. Please see the website at www.reapa.org for further information.
Greg has lectured to numerous professional organizations and groups, including, among many others:
• The Building Industry Association
• O’Melveny & Meyers
• E.Y./Kenneth Leventhal & Company
• The Orange County Bar Association
• Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker
• Allen, Matkins, Leck, Gamble & Mallory
• Munger, Tolles & Olson
• The Earthquake Research Engineering Institute
* The Young Presidents Organization [YPO/WPO]
Greg has been a regular guest lecturer since the 80's at the UCLA extension program, providing instruction in all aspects of real estate insurance, including construction industry insurance and bonding. He is also a sought after resource for articles and speaking engagements dealing with these areas of specialization.
Greg has been active with The Disney Concert Hall, the Los Angeles Music Center and the City of Hope and is past Chairman of the Music Center Unified Fund’s Insurance Division. He is also active in Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, The Los Angeles Police Historical Society and numerous other civic and church organizations. Greg and his wife Donna have three children and reside in Los Angeles, California.
Real Estate and WRAP-UP Insurance coverages
Directors & Officers Liability