The World of Inland Marine Insurance is a complex one. Covering industries ranging from construction and transportation to art and theater, underwriting experience is of paramount importance.


The IMpulse Program specializes in small to mid-sized standard and non-standard Inland Marine business. Our expert team is here to focus on your client’s individual needs and will provide you with an unparalleled customer service experience coupled with best in class insurance capacity.

We're practical.  We're efficient.  And most importantly we will get back to you expediently.  Responsiveness is key to helping our brokers get things done within this transactional business segment, and is a cornerstone of our mission statement.  

- Builders Risk / Installation

- Contractors Equipment

- Equipment Sales & Rentals

- Fine Art

- Warehouse Legal

- Bailees

- Motor Truck Cargo / Contingent MTC

- Scheduled Property Floaters

- Ancillary Property

- EDP Floaters

- Drones / UAVs

- Non-CAT Difference In Conditions

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Head of Inland Marine

Joseph is the originating member of the IMpulse team, and brings with him over 20 years’ experience in the insurance sector. Most recently he was Senior Vice President, U.S. Marine Insurance, at Aspen Insurance Co. Formed in 2010, Joseph was a founding member of the U.S. Marine Insurance Department at Aspen. 

Before Aspen, Joseph held various positions in Property and Inland Marine Underwriting along with Professional Liability Claims and Reinsurance at One Beacon and AIG.


Assistant Vice President

Matt came to the IMpulse team in its nascence at the beginning of 2020, and brings with him nearly 15 years' experience in the industry.  He has held previous positions both on the underwriting side and retail brokerage side of the business, which brings a unique perspective and practicality to his work. 


Matt is a graduate of Emerson College, and enjoyed a prior life as touring musician and recording engineer.



Michael is the newest member on the IMpulse team. After gaining invaluable experience in a two-year underwriting training program at Aspen Insurance Co, he is eager to kick start his career with Balance Partners.


Michael attended DeSales University where he studied Accounting and Sport Management, and captained the men’s soccer team. Michael will channel this competitive drive to help bring the IMpulse team to the next level.