United Insurance Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: UIHC) (the Company), a property and casualty insurance holding company, today announced that, at its Annual Meeting of Stockholders held this afternoon, stockholders elected incumbent directors Gregory C. Branch and Kent G. Whittemore to serve as Class A directors for a one-year term ending at the 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, and stockholders elected incumbent directors Alec L. Poitevint, II; Kern M. Davis; and William H. Hood, III to serve as Class B directors for a two-year term ending at the 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. All of the Company’s directors will serve until their successors are duly elected and qualified. Stockholders also ratified the selection of McGladrey & Pullen, LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2012.
About United Insurance Holdings Corp.
Founded in 1999, United Property & Casualty Insurance Company, a subsidiary of United Insurance Holdings Corp., writes and services homeowners insurance in Florida, South Carolina, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. From its headquarters in St. Petersburg, United's team of dedicated employees manages a completely integrated insurance company, including sales, underwriting, customer service and claims. The Company distributes its homeowners, dwelling fire and flood products through many agency groups and conducts business through four wholly-owned subsidiaries. Homeowners insurance constitutes the majority of United's premiums and policies.