He was having drinks with some of Allstate's top-selling insurance agents as part of a company event called the Leaders Forum, these people said...
Then came the two words that helped end Mr. Lacher's 20-month career at Allstate: "f-ing a-."
Some people who heard the double-barreled expletive or are familiar with an internal investigation about the incident launched by Allstate said Mr. Lacher was talking about [Thomas J.] Wilson, the chief executive at Allstate since 2007.
Christ, what an asshole.