Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance, Inc., will be a prominent exhibitor at the annual convention of the Illinois Association of Agricultural Fairs, to be held January 16 – 19 in Springfield, Illinois.

As the costs for entertainment continues to rise, county fair boards and festival committees find themselves exposed to the nuances of summer weather. Spectrum is a leading domestic broker of rain insurance, event cancellation insurance, and other event-related insurance products.  Its unique suite of insurance solutions can help to mitigate the risk of rain or severe weather on concerts, motorsports, rodeos, and other outdoor events.

This convention will mark the third consecutive year in which Spectrum’s President, Robert Holmes, has attended. “We come to these events to educate fair board members about the weather insurance solutions available when working with an independent broker that specializes in these types of coverage options,” says Holmes. “There have been new markets and products introduced in recent years, which may not be available through more traditional insurance agents.” Holmes notes that although event preparation are readiness are essential, “Mother Nature always bats last.”

Spectrum was established with the goal of providing rain insurance, event cancellation insurance, snow insurance, and other specialty insurance solutions that are simple to understand and purchase, and with the highest degree of customer service in the industry. Spectrum serves events both large and small, including fairs, festivals, concerts, and other outdoor events impacted by weather. In addition to rain insurance, Spectrum provides liability insurance for events, as well as insurance for weather-based promotions. Spectrum also provides snow insurance to help protect against extremes in winter snowfall for snow removal contractors.

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For more information about Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance, Inc., visit http://www.spectrumweatherinsurance.com.