About Carl Warren

Our Vision

Our mission as a Third Party Administrator is to provide unparalleled claims management strategies and solutions that are tailored to our clients’ needs. We strive to build long-lasting relationships and to achieve operational excellence and industry-leading client satisfaction.

Our Guiding Principles

Every employee believes Carl Warren is the best in the industry and we do everything necessary to ensure that remains true. Our culture fosters a caring attitude and promotes creativity, flexibility, and attention to detail.
We infuse this word with meaning every day through our rigorous quality assurance process. Our Quality Assurance Program ensures consistency, integrity, and discipline in how claims handling skills, practices, and results are measured.
We truly believe that integrity and respect are at the heart of building business relationships. It is the glue that holds together the functioning of teams and partnerships. Professional respect is a fundamental expectation at Carl Warren.
We understand that communication is key. As our services are always client-focused, we will work with vendors and strategic partners to provide excellent service and pricing – always with a straightforward approach and complete transparency.
We KNOW that our principles make us different than others in our industry and hope these differences are exactly what you’ve been hoping to find in a corporate partner. Contact us to learn more about putting our principles to work for you.

Our Leadership

Gordon Pennington


Mr. Pennington joined the Carl Warren team in 2019. As the President of Carl Warren, Gordon Pennington has leadership responsibility for the Third-Party Administration services of the Company and ensuring our speed, accuracy and service exceeds client expectations. He previously served as Vice President of Claims of a national risk mitigation operation, , responsible for the successful resolution of claims generated from up to $400 million in premium annually. His responsibilities included the creation of program-specific claims processes, implementation, compliance, trend analysis and overall results across several complex lines of insurance. Gordon holds bachelor’s degrees in Business and Accounting from the University of LaVerne and a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Organizational Theory and Development from California Lutheran University. He earned a professional designation of Senior Claims Law Associate through the American Education Institute. He is instrumental in the creation, and successful implementation of processes, and the communication of results and trends which has assisted business partners in driving results.

Richard McAbee

Chief Marketing Officer

Mr. McAbee has been a Carl Warren employee since 1996 and has over 30 years of experience working in the claims industry. His experience includes starting a business specializing in products liability, errors & omissions, liquor liability, trucking claims and excess, and surplus lines specialty policies. With an extensive background in insurance business development, Mr. McAbee specializes in designing programs that are tailored to our client’s needs. He oversees both our Business Development and Marketing Departments. Mr. McAbee graduated from the University of Nebraska with degrees in Political Science, History & Economics and also received a fellowship for study at Presidential Institute at Mt. Rushmore. He is an active member of the National PRIMA Planning Committee, RIMS, STRIMA, URMIA, NAPSLO, and IACP.

Angelique King

Assistant Vice President of Claims

Ms. King has over 25 years of professional experience within the claims and insurance industry. She is a versatile manager with career-long recognition for outstanding leadership and performance for developing and implementing claim process improvements. She manages Company initiatives that impact performance, quality, productivity, and to improve client satisfaction and profitability. Angelique received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics and African American Studies. She is certified in Behavior-based Interviewing Techniques. Ms. King received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics and African American Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is certified in Behavior-based Interviewing Techniques.
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Carl Warren's History

  • 1944The Beginning

    Carl Warren was founded in Los Angeles, California as an Independent Adjusting Company.
  • 1974Our Incorporation & Public Entities

    Carl Warren incorporated in California and started serving the public entity market.
  • 1975Became 100% ESOP

    Our Company became an entirely employee-owned corporation through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).
  • 1995Programs Administration

    Carl Warren entered into Programs Administration and now serves various programs.
  • 1999Acquisition

    Carl Warren acquired RL Gresham to broaden our national presence.
  • 2011Acquisition

    Carl Warren acquired NovaPro Risk Solutions to broaden our services & increase our national presence.
  • 2013ESOP Company of the Year

    The ESOP Association presented with the National ESOP Company of the Year Award.
  • 2014Inc. 5000 List

    Carl Warren makes the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
  • 2018A Change for the Future

    Carl Warren was acquired by Claims Technology Group of America Inc. We now operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Venbrook Group, LLC.
  • 2020Became a Limited Liability Corporation

    Carl Warren is now a Limited Liability C Corporation.
  • 2021TPA Services Expansion

    Our company’s TPA service solutions, claims staff, and national presence has been expanded with the recent Venbrook Group, LLC acquisition of an independent adjusting company.
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