Donna Malkasian – President, BIC
Donna joined Sherry & Sons, Inc., an independent insurance agency in 1987, better known as CIS in later years. She served for 10 years as the program coordinator for all cosmetic accounts. Donna was largely responsible for the growth of the program from 1988 to 2001. Her efforts resulted in the division growing continuously from approximately 50 to over 550 participants. Donna continued to develop and service the program for the cosmetic book under new ownership from 2001 to 2008.
Mark Sherry – Executive VP, BIC
Mark started the firm Sherry & Sons, Inc. in 1981. His agency played an active role in the beauty industry from the onset and developed the expertise and contacts to establish and maintain a growing cosmetic program. The agency adopted Cosmetic Insurance Services (CIS) as a trade name in 1993 to better service the cosmetic industry on a nationwide basis. Mark expanded the agency substantially before selling in 2001. Mark moved on to produce business at Capacity Coverage Corporation of New Jersey who now houses the BIC office in Mahwah, New Jersey.
Meena Parikh – Senior Account Executive, BIC
Meena brings many years of experience as an Account Executive providing exceptional service to her clientele. She started her insurance career at Federated Brokerage Corp. in 1986 and quickly transitioned over to Sherry & Sons, Inc. where she focused on and developed her knowledge of the cosmetic industry. Meena continued under new ownership from 2001 to 2006. She then pursued a position in a local brokerage for a short period of time before joining Beauty Insurance Consultants.