JOHNSTON, R.I. — MBM Insurance Resource Center announced that it has retained Cochrane & Associates to help market the insurance plans offered by MBM for IAQ professionals and mold remediation contractors.

MBM Insurance Resource Center is a full-service, independent, national insurance agency headquartered in Rhode Island. The company provides coverage in all 50 states and as an independent broker represents insurance carriers that have a financial strength rating of A (Excellent) or better by insurance industry analyst A.M. Best Co. Inc.

Cochrane & Associates has years of experience working with service and product providers who specialize in the IAQ, mold, and environmental industries. Its clientele includes many of the leading companies, certifying organizations, and associations involved with the IAQ and environmental, health and safety industries.

“We are delighted to be working with Cochrane & Associates as we continue to expand into the IAQ and mold markets,” said Marybeth Mainelli, president of MBM Insurance Resource Center. “MBM began offering insurance coverage to indoor air quality professionals and mold remediation contractors years ago after repeated requests from those in the industry looking for more competitive pricing, true personalized service, a simplified application process, and efficient claim handling. As an independent broker, we are able to represent more than just one insurance company, which means we leverage our experience with many underwriters to deliver the best program coverage at the lowest rates. Working with Cochrane & Associates, we plan on continuing our expansion efforts in these industries with insurance plans that save our customers money while offering a superior insurance product.”

For more information about MBM Insurance Resource Center, visit or call 800-311-1964. For more information about Cochrane & Associates, visit

Publication date: 9/16/2013

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