Superior Access Insurance Services Inc. (SAIS), the nation’s leading online wholesaler of insurance products and services, announced that industry veteran Tom Crawford has been named Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Before joining SAIS, Crawford served as Chairman of the Board and President and CEO of Crawford & Company, the world’s largest independent provider of claims management services. With over 45 years of insurance industry experience, Crawford has had a major impact at Allstate, CNA and Prudential, where he served as president, CEO and chairman of their property/casualty company.

Crawford has served on numerous industry boards in the property and casualty and life insurance sector and has given commencement addresses at three major universities. In 2007, he received the prestigious Turknett Leadership Award which is based on character and integrity in leadership.