First Acceptance names new financial and accounting chiefs

Nashville-based auto insurer First Acceptance Corp. announced today that it has named Kevin P. Cohn as its chief accounting officer. In addition to this appointment, the board of directors also named Edward Pierce as the company's chief financial officer. Pierce joined First Acceptance in September as an executive vice president.

Previously Cohn and Pierce worked together in similar positions with BindView Development Corporation, now a subsidiary of Symantec Corp., and with Metamor Enterprise Solutions, LLC. Both are IT companies.

Cohn will also serve the company as a vice president and corporate controller.