Jeanne Schwartz is vice president of new venture commercialization for Assurant, Inc., a Fortune 300 company providing specialized insurance products and related services in North America and select worldwide markets. In this role, she leads the market launch of Assurant’s solar project insurance, which provides a bundle of property, liability, and warranty management to commercial solar projects. Schwartz helped developed the specialty insurance coverage for the solar market while serving as vice president of Assurant’s Incubation Team before moving to her new position. As vice president of the Incubation Team, Schwartz led the company’s corporate strategic initiative development process. In addition to developing the Assurant Solar Project Insurance, Schwartz and her team also generated and implemented opportunities to leverage marketing capabilities across the organization on behalf of specific business units, designing voice-of-the-customer, segmentation and pricing and profitability analytics initiatives among others. Schwartz first joined Assurant in 1991, serving as senior vice president of Marketing for Assurant’s preneed life insurance business. From 1999 to 2007, she served as executive vice president of Corporate Communications Group, Kansas’ largest privately held public relations and marketing firm.