Partners and staff of Rives & Associates, LLP were excited to attend the Annual Conference of the NC Captive Insurance Association. The Conference was held in Charlotte, North Carolina at the Ballantyne Hotel August 24–26, 2015.
Highlights included a Luncheon with NC Commissioner of Insurance Wayne Goodwin. Commissioner Goodwin reaffirmed the exciting and growing atmosphere for the captive industry in North Carolina. Leon Rives, Managing Partner of Rives & Associates, LLP and NC Captive Insurance Association Board Member gave exciting presentations on the Taxation of Captives and Enterprise Risk & Profit Center Captives. Other educational offerings included updates of the captive industry, presentation of the new NCCIA Code of Conduct, regulatory and legislative updates, and risk distribution.
Conference attendance including members, exhibitors and sponsors increased significantly from the previous year further exemplifying the growing captive industry in North Carolina. Attendees were welcomed with an Opening Reception on Monday evening. The fun continued after a day of plenary and breakout sessions on Tuesday evening with a traditional Carolina Pig Pickin with all the trimmings and, of course, Carolina Beach Music.
Rives & Associates, LLP would like to thank the Board of the NC Captive Insurance Association for such a fun and informative event. We look forward to the 2016 Annual Conference to be held on August 25-27, 2016 in Charlotte, NC.