About Mark Montagno

Mark is our President and is the head of our Commercial Lines segment at Montagno Insurance. Mark started with the company in 1976! Outside of the office Mark is an avid historian, interested in politics and is involved in local chamber and insurance professionals group. Mark’s insurance expertise is invaluable to our agency but we value his sense of humor even more!

Commercial Insurance | Business Interruption Claims & Covid 19


Many Business Interruption claims have been denied Coverage fall under 'Property Coverage' Pending Litigation may change the future of Interruption coverage No one could have predicted the uncertainty and financial impact the Covid 19 Coronavirus has created in 2020.  Many business owners start their fiscal year in January and look forward to their future earnings. 

Cyber Liability Insurance Coverage

2020-06-29T12:05:14-04:00Tags: |

The corona virus pandemic has gone to show how large the online retail market place is.  For small businesses, today’s online environment offers convenience to place orders online.   For those business owners who offer commerce through their online website are exposed to a new level of risk when it comes

Get Your Classic Car Geared up for the Season!


Spring is here!  The gift for enduring the cold temperatures and weather that winter shares each year is on the horizon.  It’s a time of year many of us look forward to for the warmer weather, longer days, and ability to get outside and engage in activities like golf, tennis, baseball, or even a long

Business Income Losses & Coronavirus

2020-03-25T12:11:43-04:00Tags: |

Most commercial insurance policies cover loss of business income due to a covered peril.  Common examples of perils that can impact business income are fire, lightning, windstorm, etc.   Insurance professionals have been receiving several phone calls from their business clients asking if their policy will cover the loss of business income due to the

What we learned in 2018 about 2019


In 2018 the agency learned about changes occurring in the insurance industry including the Connecticut state-mandate for foundation cracking, increased use of tracking telematics with auto insurance, and smart-home safety technology.  Carriers have introduced new product lines with new coverage benefits such as equipment breakdown coverage, buried utility line coverage, and home sharing coverage endorsements.