RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Markel
Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it will hold its 2023
shareholders meeting at the University of
Richmond Robins Center Arena at 365 College Road,
Richmond, Virginia on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, starting at 2:00 p.m. ET. In addition to the regular business
session of the meeting, company leaders will provide an update on
Markel's businesses and investments and participate in a live
"We are thrilled to host our next shareholders meeting at the
University of Richmond," said
Thomas S. Gayner, Co-Chief Executive
Officer of Markel. "Attendance for the event increased
significantly over the last couple of years, and we wanted to find
a venue that could accommodate an even larger group. With 7,201
seats this year, we'll have plenty of room. Our dream is to fill a
venue this size someday soon."
The company will also host a series of panel discussions in the
morning with thought leaders and investment experts. More details
on those panels and speakers will be forthcoming. As in years past,
there will also be a reception after the meeting with a live band,
refreshments, and food trucks.
"Some of the biggest moments in Markel's history can be traced
back to chance encounters at events like this one," said Gayner.
"That's why we work hard to give shareholders, employees, and
friends of Markel from around the world the opportunity to network,
exchange ideas, and have a little fun. Great things can happen when
a group like this gets together."
Shareholders and any others interested in attending the meeting
and related events are encouraged to visit
Markel Corporation is a diverse financial holding company
serving a variety of niche markets. The company's principal
business markets and underwrites specialty insurance products. In
each of the Company's businesses, it seeks to provide quality
products and excellent customer service so that it can be a market
leader. The financial goals of the company are to earn consistent
underwriting and operating profits and superior investment returns
to build shareholder value. Markel® is a
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on the web at markel.com.