Through our curated selection of company partners, we will represent you across the insurance marketplace. We work to identify the appropriate coverage for you and evaluate placement options. Our emphasis will always be on broad coverage terms, market competitiveness, and long-term stability.
No business is static, and your insurance needs are constantly changing. We use our relationship based approach to continually manage client programs so that you don’t have do. From routine service needs to long range planning, we will partner with you to effectively manage your complex and evolving requirements.
Insurance can be confusing, we have the knowledge and experience to turn complex contracts into manageable products. We routinely provide unbiased consulting services to evaluate existing programs and serve as a skilled third party buyer to best represent your company.
Expert Witness & Testimony
With over 50 years of combined experience in the Property & Casualty industry, we are able to offer industry specialized review, witness, and testimony work to the legal community.
Our company has worked with Mark Wilson for over 10 years. He has been a consistent advocate and represents us well while maintaining a strong relationship and stable pricing from our insurance companies.
- Russell F. Tromley III, President, Tromley Industrial Holdings, Inc.
Mark Wilson and the Obsidian team provide us with great service, innovative solutions, and a pro-active approach to help our rapid growth technology company manage our business.
- Michael Weinhouse, CEO, Logical Position
At Kaady Car Wash, we value responsiveness and personal attention from our professional service providers. For over 15 years we have received that, along with access to premier insurance companies, and consistently fair premiums.
- Charles Kaady, Owner, Kaady Car Wash
Obsidian Insurance offers experienced insurance management solutions to middle market companies and select individuals throughout the Northwest. We primarily manage the property and liability insurance programs for clients in five industry segments:
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We are locally based and emphasize individualized solutions for our clients. Contact us to see how our comprehensive knowledge and relationship based approach can help your business succeed.
A graduate of Jesuit High School and Trinity University, Mark began his insurance career working for Allied Insurance, part of a Fortune 100 insurance company. Transitioning to an independent agency, he became a commercial lines account executive. After spending the next 12 years as an agent and operations manager for a local boutique broker, Mark launched Obsidian Insurance in 2018.
Mark is involved in all aspects of client services and agency operations. Mark is a licensed Property & Casualty agent, consultant, and Surplus Line agent. In addition, Mark has earned the prestigious CPCU designation.
Currently, Mark serves as President for the Surplus Line Association of Oregon, the SLI-PAC Board of Directors, and is a former Chairman for the Jesuit High School Golf Tournament benefiting the Food Drive. For Mark, the favorite part of his job is learning about a variety of companies and working to incorporate insurance into the complete business model. In his free time, Mark enjoys a great assortment of outdoor activities including golf, hiking, and turf grass management.
Taylor is a native Oregonian who has been in the Portland area for more than ten years. She started her working career as an executive assistant in a personal injury law office where she gained valuable experience helping people and gaining a unique perspective on the importance of maintaining proper insurance coverage. She joined Obsidian Insurance in February 2018. Taylor is passionate about continuing her education within the insurance field.
As a graduate of Oregon State University, Taylor is a member of the Alumni Association and a football season ticket holder. She is also a season ticket holder of Broadway in Portland. Taylor spends her free time with her young family, enjoying exploring all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer.
If you have questions or would like to talk to us about how we can help your business, please get in touch via phone or email.