Douglas L. Rieder

Douglas L. Rieder is President and founding Principal of Sterling Risk Advisors. Doug has over 25 years of experience in providing risk management, surety, and commercial/professional insurance solutions for construction and real estate clients. He is in charge of the Construction Services Practice and previously held a similar position with a peer firm. Prior to entering the agency business in 1995 Doug held several senior surety underwriting and management positions with The Home Insurance Company, Atlantic Alliance Fidelity & Surety Company and Reliance Surety Company. He began his career as a Staff Consultant in the Finance Group at Mellon Bank.


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Every time the economy slows into a recession, it seems to correlate to a higher incidence of fraudulent or bogus bonding. During the past three years, there has been an uptick in firms with very similar websites and verbiage. Contractors must take precautions to prevent being duped by unscrupulous brokers purporting to represent bonding programs willing to underwrite contractors “regardless of credit.” Continue »