E.G. Bowman & Co.
JOHN L. PROCOPE, the chairman of insurance brokerage E.G E.G For Example . BOWMAN & CO. for more than two decades, died July 15 from complications of pneumonia. He was 82.
Since 1982, Procope had served as chairman of E.G. Bowman, a Wall Street insurance brokerage firm founded by his wife, Ernesta G. Procope. E.G. Bowman ranks as the largest minority- and woman-owned insurance brokerage in the United States, the company said.
Previously, Procope was president and publisher of the New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of Amsterdam News, the country's largest black-oriented newspaper.
"John's great marketing expertise and focus on sales spurred our growth success; but even more important, his humanity, ethics, humor and kindness touched and inspired generations of people," Ernesta Procope said in a statement.
A native New Yorker, John Procope was a past president of the National Newspaper Publishers Association and a trustee of Howard University for 15 years. Over the past 25 years, he was a trustee or board member of nonprofit organizations such as the New York University New York University, mainly in New York City; coeducational; chartered 1831, opened 1832 as the Univ. of the City of New York, renamed 1896. It comprises 13 schools and colleges, maintaining 4 main centers (including the Medical Center) in the city, as well as the Graduate School of Business Advisory Board, the YMCA YMCA
in full Young Men's Christian Association
Nonsectarian, nonpolitical Christian lay movement that aims to develop high standards of Christian character among its members. of Greater New York and the New York State Crime Commission.
A graduate of Morgan State University Morgan State University, formerly Centenary Biblical Institute (1867-1890), Morgan College (1890-1938) Morgan State College (1938 -1975), is located in residential Baltimore, Maryland. with a bachelor's degree in business administration, he also attended New York University Graduate School of Business.