Our History

Arcana was established in 2005 by a group of insurance executives whose primary purpose was to better serve the automobile, financial, real estate, property management and insurance agency networks. The company is led by its Chief Executive Officer Mark Gannaway, President and COO Ted Lamb and Executive Vice President over Claims and Underwriting Susan Gropp. All three executives individually bring 35 plus years in the industry to Arcana.

Arcana is a national all-lines property and casualty Managing General Agency with offices in Chicago, Illinois; Baltimore, Maryland and Jacksonville, Florida.

We maintain excellent (and profitable) relationships with a number of nationally respected insurance carriers, including American National Insurance Group, CEM Insurance Company, Lloyd’s of London, Atlantic Casualty Insurance Company, Plateau Insurance Group, Southern Pioneer Property and Casualty Insurance Company and Verus, a Berkley Company.