Ascend has quickly become the country’s leading broker for the nations most esteemed concert venues, such as Bowery Ballroom, Brooklyn Bowl, Belly Up Aspen, Metro Chicago, Music Hall of Williamsburg, Somerset Amphitheater, The Stone Pony, Stubbs and Terminal 5 among hundreds of others. We have solutions for the 150 capacity bars with live music to Pollstar Award-winning venues with capacities in the tens of thousands. We protect a venue’s physical assets as well as the legal liability arising from the thousands of patrons coming through the door each night.
Ascend Insurance Brokerage is the entertainment industry’s premier broker of insurance and risk management services. We’re a team of brokers who are not only coverage experts, but who come to the business with strong prior entertainment industry experience – with extensive artist management, concert promotion, film production, touring and venue management backgrounds. We understand your business through hands-on, real-world experience.
Our customer service and integrity is unparalleled in the industry. We provide and thoroughly understand every coverage you might need and how to best protect your assets. And with direct access to the world’s leading insurers, Ascend can provide the best coverage and pricing available.
• Expertise and Experience
• Long-standing relationships with the top entertainment insurance markets
• Risk Management Services (additional fees may apply)
• Template contracts for performers, suppliers and vendors (additional fees may apply)
• Fast service for certificates, claims management, endorsements
• 24-Hour Emergency Access
• General Liability
• Business Auto
• Liquor Liability
• Rented and Owned Equipment
• Business Income
• Media Errors and Omissions
• Professional Liability
• Volunteer Accident Medical
• Workers’ Compensation
• Event Cancellation / Non-appearance Coverage
• Directors and Officers
• Employment Practices Liability
• Weather Insurance