Surety Consulting Services
John Sroka has been responsible for underwriting and brokering more than 220 construction companies and 50 banking clients, and now coordinates our national and international clients’ surety needs on a global basis. A 1978 Colgate University economics graduate, he has been involved in the insurance industry for three decades. John’s initial experience with the construction industry goes back 35 years, when he worked for several Central New York contractors.
Prior to becoming Haylor, Freyer & Coon’s bond manager, he honed his insurance expertise in a variety of roles at Marsh, Aetna C&S Company and an independent agency. To meet the needs of our national and international clients, HF&C is a member of Assurex Global, which enables John to handle client surety needs on a worldwide basis. He represents and has an excellent relationship with more than 20 surety companies, including the seven largest in the market. The able professional was responsible for significant growth in each of the departments he previously managed, most recently increasing the number of clients served by over 500 percent in 12 years.
John is active with the Syracuse Builders Exchange, Subcontractors Association of Central New York, Surety Association of Syracuse, and Associated Builders and Contractors.