OceanPoint News: News and Updates from our Agency

The latest happenings at OceanPoint Insurance Agency.


Hilb Group Acquires Rhode Island-based OceanPoint Insurance, Expands New England Market Presence

The Hilb Group announced today that it has partnered with Rhode Island-based OceanPoint Insurance, building upon the company’s growing presence as a market leader in the New England region. The transaction became effective December 1, 2022.

Lighthouse Award


For the third consecutive year, OceanPoint Insurance has received the ‘Lighthouse Award for Agency Excellence’ from The Beacon Mutual Insurance Company. OceanPoint was one of six insurance agencies recognized, and we would like to congratulate the other agencies for their endeavor.

David Madara joins OceanPoint

David J. Madara has been appointed an Officer of OceanPoint Insurance

Middletown, RI: Oceanpoint Insurance today announced that David J. Madara, Client Relationship Manager, has been appointed an Officer to recognize his endeavor, achievement, and commitment to OceanPoint. “I am confident you will continue to be one of the role models OceanPoint Insurance can depend on as together we strive to achieve its mission,” said Doug […]

Pat Stuckey

40-Year Employee Service Award: Pat Stuckey

All of us at OceanPoint Insurance offer our congratulations to Pat Stuckey to recognize her 40 years of service. A fantastic employee milestone!

beacon mutual lighthouse award recipient - Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center

Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center are a Recipient of Beacon Mutual’s 2019 Lighthouse Award

OceanPoint was one of six independent insurance agencies to receive The Beacon Mutual Company’s prestigious ‘2019 Beacon Mutual Lighthouse Award for Agency Excellence.‘

As part of this award program, the winning agencies selected local charities to receive a total of $6,000 from Beacon Mutual as part of its commitment to the community.

Boy Scouts Donations

OceanPoint Donates $2,000  to the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America

Like many organizations, the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted the Boys Scouts of America, with many camps canceled. OceanPoint is pleased to make a $2,000 donation to the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America to assist them at this difficult time.

covid-19 updates

OceanPoint Updates Regarding COVID-19

Lighthouse Award

Beacon Mutual Present OceanPoint with the Lighthouse Award for Agency Excellence

OceanPoint Insurance has received the ‘Lighthouse Award for Agency Excellence’ from the Beacon Mutual Insurance Company for the 2nd year in a row. This award celebrates Beacon Mutual’s partnership with OceanPoint Insurance and recognizes the agency for demonstrating excellence in delivering Beacon’s workers’ compensation insurance coverage to Rhode Islanders businesses and their employees. We want […]

Officer Appointments

OceanPoint Insurance Announce Officer Appointments

Effective January 31st, 2020, Ana, Susana, and Renee were promoted to Assistant Vice President in their disciplines, and we offer our congratulations and continued success at OceanPoint Insurance.

Drive Out Hunger


OceanPoint Insurance employees were able to raise a total of $1000 through their ‘Donations for Denim’ casual workday program. This initial funding was matched by Arbella Insurance to provide much needed funding for food programs in the local communities.


OceanPoint Insurance Announces Addition of Paquin Insurance Agency

MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (April 2, 2019) — Paquin Insurance Agency has joined OceanPoint’s growing organization in Rhode Island. Agency Principal Rick Paquin has accepted a position as Vice President for OceanPoint, and he and his brother, Greg, will continue to serve the local community from their office in Tiverton.


Annual United Way of Rhode Island Campaign

“Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.” -Anthony J. DeAngelo. At OceanPoint Insurance we value our community and are committed to the well being of its members. That is why we are thrilled to partner with our parent company, BankNewport, and announce our annual United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) […]