Founded in 1979, Metcom Excess is a privately owned wholesale insurance firm that specializes in providing property, casualty, liquor liability, transportation and personal insurance products. The firm also offers claims handling services. Metcom Excess serves clients in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and Connecticut. In addition, it underwrites insurance policies for real estate clients, retailers and contractors. The firm has a work force of more than 50 employees. Metcom Excess is a member of the American Association of Managing General Agents, Professional Insurance Agents, and New Jersey Surplus Lines Association. The firm provides online insurance applications and submission options.