RICHMOND, Va., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Markel Corporation
(NYSE: MKL) announced today it will hold a conference call on Wednesday, May
4, 2005 beginning at 10:30 am (Eastern Daylight Savings Time) to discuss
Any person interested in listening to the call or a replay of the call,
which will be available approximately two hours after the conclusion of the
call until May 13, 2005, should contact Markel's Investor Relations Department
at 804-747-0136. Investors, analysts and the general public may also listen
to the call free over the Internet through Markel Corporation's corporate web
site, http://www.markelcorp.com. A replay of the call will also be available
on this web site until May 13, 2005.
The webcast, the conference call and the content and permitted replays or
rebroadcasts thereof are the exclusive copyrighted property of Markel
Corporation and may not be copied, taped, rebroadcast, or published in whole
or in part without the express written consent of Markel Corporation.
Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products
and programs to a variety of niche markets. In each of these markets, the
Company 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 profits and superior investment returns to build
Markel Corporation celebrates its Diamond Anniversary in 2005; over 75
years we've firmly established the Markel Style and our commitment to success.
SOURCE: Markel Corporation
CONTACT: Bruce A. Kay of Markel Corporation, +1-804-747-0136/
/Web site: http://www.markelcorp.com