About

Built to build your success

 

Established in March of 1990, GLN Worldwide LTD. has grown to one of the premier wholesale insurance agencies in New York. With over 40 years industry experience CEO Norman Portnoy laid the groundwork for GLN Worldwide to become a top performer in the wholesale insurance industry. We pride ourselves at delivering smart, skillfull, and fast solutions to virtually any risk problem that we encounter. For over a decade brokers have been relying on us to provide them with the products that they need to stay competitive in any market condition. No matter what risk we are up against we will always out perform our competition in every way.

01. Best Insurance Value

We are committed to offer you the best insurance value and service available while maintaining the highest ethical standards.

02. Broad Range of Products

As a premier wholesale insurance agency in NY we offer many Commercial & Personal products for hard-to-place insurance requirements.

03. Top Notch Carriers

We’ve aligned ourselves with some of the finest carriers to deliver the best insurance value to you and your clients.

Consultants

A Team Of Professionals

GREG PORTNOY

President

914-683-1110 Ext. 1012

ANDREW PORTNOY

Executive Vice-President

914-683-1110 Ext. 1022

ELI ABEMAYOR

Executive Vice-President

914-683-1110 Ext. 1014

KIM HERMAN

Manager / Finance

914-683-1110 Ext. 1011

ELIZABETH JARAMILLO

Senior Underwriter

914-683-1110 Ext. 1010

ANNE NEGRON

Personal Lines Manager / Claims Manager

914-683-1110 Ext. 1016

DONNA TIWARI

Personal Lines Underwriter / CSR

914-683-1110 Ext. 1018

JOEL HIRSCH

Commercial Lines Underwriter

914-683-1110 Ext. 1013

LAWRENCE BLOCK

Commercial Lines Underwriter

914-683-1110 Ext. 1019

Presenting

Our Companies

ace limited - About Us

ACE / WESTCHESTER FIRE / ILLINOIS UNION

  • Monoline General Liability – (Including Commercial Contractors)
  • Umbrella / Excess Liability
  • Property – Rehabs / Renos / Large Values
AIG logo - About Us

AIG Companies

  • Bop
  • Excess
  • Professional Liability
aix logo - About Us

AIX Specialty

  • Packages
  • Mono-line GL – Products
  • XS Liability / Umbrella
Aspen Logo - About Us

Aspen Specialty/ Aspen American

  • Monoline GL – Real Estate, Products, Niche Products
  • Monoline Property – Real Estate
amtrustlogo orig 1 - About Us

Associated Industries Insurance Company

  • General Casualty – Real Estate, Products, Manufacturers, Distributors
Allied World 1 - About Us

AWAC

  • Monoline GL – Products, Distributors, Contractors – $75K Min Premium
  • Inland Marine – Builders Risk, Renovations
CHUBB - About Us

Chubb

  • Personal Lines : Homeowners / Valuable Articles / Umbrella
  • Auto
  • All Commercial Lines
  • Inland Marine – Contractors Equipment, Builders Risk
rsz clearblue 3 - About Us

Clear Blue Specialty (CORE)

  • Competitve Real Estate Program – LRO Packages
  • NY Construction Risks – MP $100k
colony specialty - About Us

Colony / Argonaut Specialty

  • General Liability – (Real Estate, Contractors, Products)
  • Excess Liability
  • Buffer Limits for Contractors
cna insurance - About Us

CNA

  • Competitive BOP Market
  • Inland Marine
  • Healthcare Products
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers Comp
  • Professional
  • Cyber Liability
cv starr - About Us

CV Starr

  • Large Mono-line Workers Comp for all classes including Contractors and Nursing Homes
  • Mono-line General Liability including Contractors
  • Packages
endurance - About Us

Endurance Specialty / Endurance American

  • Products
  • Habitational Real Estate
  • Various GL Classes
first mercury - About Us

First Mercury

  • Monoline General Liability
  • Excess Liability
  • Owners Interest
great american - About Us

Great American

  • Builders Risk
  • Inland Marine
  • Monoline Property
hanover insurance group 1 d50w7zu - About Us

Hanover

  • Competitive Builders Risk
  • Inland Marine
  • Competitive Bop Market
  • Commercial Auto
hartford - About Us

Hartford Insurance Company

  • Inland Marine
  • Large Value Builders Risk
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers Comp
hudson - About Us

Hudson XS

  • Trade Contractors
  • Project Specific
  • Owners Interest
  • Excess Casualty
kbic - About Us

KBIC

  • Small Commercial BOP and Packages
lexington - About Us

Lexington

  • Monoline Property
  • Monoline General Liability
  • Professional
lloyds - About Us

Lloyds of London

  • Mono-Line Property
  • Wind buyback
  • Builders Risk
  • Construction – General Contrators / Projects
  • Owners Interest
markel - About Us

Markel Group

  • Mono-Line GL – Products & Misc GL
  • Excess Liability – Contractors
midvale indemnity 2 - About Us

Midvale Indemnity

  • Competitive Real Estate / LRO Packages
  • Including Lead & Mold
  • Very Competitive
navigators - About Us

Navigators Specialty

  • Monoline Liability
  • Contractors
  • Project Specific Jobs
  • Products
  • XS Liability
nat gen - About Us

Nat Gen

  • High Worth Homeowners
  • Commercial Auto
primespecialty - About Us

Prime Specialty / United Specialty / Clear Blue

  • Monoline Liability
  • Contractors – General Contractors / Projects / Trades
seneca - About Us

Seneca

  • Packages ( Real Estate, Shopping Malls, Merc w/ Habitational )
  • Cooperatives & Condos
  • Warehouses
  • Mono-line Property
  • Inland Marine
starstone - About Us

Starstone National Insurance Company

  • Excess Liability – Contractors
  • General Contractors
  • Trade Contractors
  • Project Policies
rsz tokio marine 2 - About Us

Tokio Marine

  • Monoline Liability
  • Products\Environmental – including lead & mold
  • XS Construction
travelers - About Us

Travelers

  • Competitive BOP for
    – Retail
    – Wholesale 
    – Office
  • Workers Comp
  • Professional
  • Cyber Liability
  • Technology
union mutual insurance - About Us

Union Mutual Fire

  • Small habitational business
  • 1-10 unit hab unit packages – with or without merc
united states liability - About Us

United States Liability / US Underwriters / Devon Park

  • Monline Liability
  • Packages
    – Vacant Buildings
    – Professional
    – Liquor
    – EPLI, E&O
utica first 3 - About Us

Utica First

  • Artisan Contractors
  • Restaurants
  • Packages
rsz wesco insurance 3 - About Us

Wesco / AM Trust

  • Packages (Real Estate, Retail, Habitational, LRO)
  • Contractors
  • Workers Comp
  • Non-Profit Program (Yeshiva, Synagogue, Church Program)