PMA Companies Names Dean Butler Vice President, Southwest Regional Officer


PMA Companies has named Dean Butler, Vice President, Southwest Regional Officer. Mr. Butler is responsible for leading PMA Companies’ Southwest Region. Based in PMA’s Dallas, Texas Office, he reports to Ken Stanley, Senior Vice President, Distribution Management and Field Operations, PMA Companies.

“We are very pleased to have Dean leading our Southwest Region,” says Stanley. “Expanding our operations in the Southwest is a critical strategy for PMA Companies. Dean is a successful insurance executive with a proven track record of achieving robust business growth in a territory and developing strong broker and agent relationships. We look forward to his continued success.”

Mr. Butler has over 25 years of commercial insurance experience in positions of increasing responsibility in the underwriting, business development/marketing, and claims areas. Most recently he was Executive National Accounts Practice Leader at The Hartford, where he was responsible for advancing the growth of the company’s primary casualty lines.

Mr. Butler is a graduate of Texas A&M University and is a candidate for the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

About PMA Companies

With over 100 years of experience, we are a trusted leader and recognized expert in commercial risk management insurance solutions and services. We specialize in workers’ compensation and holistic TPA services. With a relentless focus on clients, we work with them to jointly tackle the risk management challenges that impact their total cost of risk and business results. Our service-driven culture is one of accountability, teamwork, and performance—so every day, every employee is working hard on behalf of our clients.

PMA Companies ( includes PMA Insurance Group, PMA Management Corp., and PMA Management Corp. of New England. Headquartered in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, PMA Companies is part of the Old Republic General Insurance Group (, the largest business segment within Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE: ORI), one of the nation’s 50 largest publicly held insurance organizations.