Board of Directors
Steven M. Mariano
Mr. Mariano is an entrepreneur and businessman with over 20 years of experience in the insurance and insurance services industries. He founded Strategic Outsourcing Inc., a professional staffing company with over $1 billion in sales, which was sold to Union Planters Bank (Regions Bank, NYSE). His success with SOI earned him a finalist position for the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Mr. Mariano later founded the companies that would comprise Patriot National, Inc., a diversified provider of workers’ compensation and managed care services including Patriot Underwriters, a national insurance program administrator, Patriot Risk Services, a national third party administrator, and Patriot Care Management, a provider of managed care services.
Mr. Mariano is very active in the South Florida community and is involved in numerous charitable and development organizations, including the CEO Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, Broward County’s official public/private partnership for economic development.
Sean Bidic, M.D.
Dr. Bidic joined our board of directors in November 2016. Since 2010, Dr. Bidic has served as the Founding President of American Surgical Arts, a plastic and reconstructive surgery practice located in southern New Jersey. He is a board-certified plastic surgeon with added qualifications in surgery of the hand. Dr. Bidic currently serves as an attending surgeon at the Inspira Health Network, Kennedy Health System, Virtua Health System, Cape Regional Health System and Memorial Hospital of Salem County as well as an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the Wharton School of Business. Dr. Bidic also holds an MFA degree from Carnegie Mellon University as well as an M.D. from Columbia University
Terry L. Coleman
Mr. Coleman joined our Board of Directors in April 2017 and brings significant leadership, government and public policy experience. Mr. Coleman is the former Speaker of the House for the State of Georgia and served with the House of Representatives for over 34 years. During his tenure, he chaired the House Appropriations Committee and played an integral role in the passage of the annual budget for the State of Georgia. Since retiring from the Georgia House of Representatives, Mr. Coleman has provided consulting services to a wide variety of clients in banking, healthcare, agriculture and government.
Ernest Csiszar joined our Board of Directors in April 2017 and serves as the Chairman of the Audit Committee. Mr. Csiszar brings extensive experience in insurance and risk management, executive leadership and advisory in financial matters. Prior to his retirement, Mr. Csiszar served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America, the property and casualty insurance industry’s principal trade association. Previously, he served as Director of Insurance for the State of South Carolina and as President of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of American Integrity Insurance Company, a property and casualty insurance company, and is a member of the Board of Directors and Audit Committee for MasTec, Inc.
John R. Del Pizzo
Mr. Del Pizzo received a B.S in Marketing Management from St. Joseph's University and an MBA in Finance from Drexel University. Mr. Del Pizzo is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American and Pennsylvania Institutes of CPAs.
In 1995, Mr. Del Pizzo founded Del Pizzo & Associates, Certified Public Accountants which specializes in accounting, sophisticated tax planning and financial consulting for entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals. Previously, Mr. Del Pizzo was the partner in charge of the tax department of the Philadelphia, PA office of Pannell Kerr Forster, an international CPA and consulting firm where he specialized in the hospitality, health care and property and casualty insurance industries.
From 1992 to 2000, Mr. Del Pizzo served on the board of directors of Strategic Outsourcing Inc. a professional staffing company and as President of ATS of Pennsylvania, a wholly owned subsidiary of Strategic Outsourcing, Inc. Strategic Outsourcing, Inc. was sold to Union Planters bank (Regions Bank, NYSE) in 2000. From 2003 to 2011, Mr. Del Pizzo served as board member and Audit Committee Chairman of Patriot Risk Management, Inc. which was sold to MCMC, LLC in 2011. From 2003 to 2014, Mr. Del Pizzo served as board member and Audit Committee Chairman of Patriot National Insurance Group, Inc. and Guarantee Insurance Company, Inc.
Mr. Del Pizzo joined our board of directors in 2014. In addition, Mr. Del Pizzo has served in leadership positions of several charitable, professional and civic organizations including the YMCA of Philadelphia as advisory board member, the Community YMCA of Eastern Delaware County as Chairman of the Board and Treasurer, the Rotary International Club of Ardmore as board member and Treasurer, the Ardmore Rotary Foundation as board member and Treasurer, Llanerch Country Club as President, Treasurer and board member and as Chairman of the Annual Tax Forum of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the Pennsylvania Institute of CPAs.
Mr. Hibler joined our Board of Directors in April 2017 and has 25 years of experience in the insurance industry and significant expertise in strategic planning, as well as product development, software solutions and distribution. He is the co-founder of Traffk, a California-based technology provider of underwriting and risk services to insurance carriers. Mr. Hibler also is co-founder of INS Insurance, d/b/a Insurance Exchange, a national general agency specializing in the design and distribution of national, dual-option dental plans. Mr. Hibler was also one of the co-founders of Benefitport, a technology and distribution firm specializing in internet-based employee benefits and group insurance that was eventually sold to BenefitMall. He is currently on the Board of Directors of Managed Discovery Network, a privately held company that provides litigation support services to the insurance industry.