Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) September 14, 2012
TZ Insurance Solutions, LLC of Fort Myers will expand their current workforce creating an additional 60 new jobs for the Lee County area. The new jobs being created will specifically be for inside licensed insurance agents.
“The unsurpassable success we have achieved from the experienced stable workforce here in Fort Myers brings exciting expectations as we expand our workforce here in the area,” said PJ Quiros, site director at TZ Insurance Solutions, Fort Myers.
“As the insurance industry continues to navigate through these challenging times due to the economy and continued changing government regulations, we are uniquely positioned to support the insurance carriers in their customer acquisition efforts,” said Quiros.
The company expects to fill the 60 new positions over the next 60 days. “Individuals possessing an active life and health license can begin applying for these positions immediately,” In addition, for those with a strong sales background who are interested in a career in the insurance sales industry are urged to apply at this time also, as we are sponsoring classes for candidates to become licensed” said Quiros.
A subsidiary of Tranzact (Fort Lee, NJ), TZ Insurance Solutions currently has offices in Tampa and Fort Myers and employs more than 350 licensed insurance agents. Employees of TZ Insurance Solutions are offered a full benefit package which includes Health, Dental, Vision, life and short term disability insurance, 401K, and competitive wage plan with a very lucrative and aggressive sales bonus structure.
Candidates interested in applying for these jobs may do so by calling 239.267.8829 or emailing their resume to recruitment(at)tzinsurance(dot)com.
In 2011, TZ Insurance Solutions LLC (TZ Insurance) received financial incentives to locate in Lee County and open a new regional office to operate a full service “digital insurance agency” providing inbound, outbound, web, and back-office services.
“The economic impact in Lee County for this project could be more than $10 million over the next three years,” stated Jim Moore, executive director of the Fort Myers Regional Partnership, Lee County’s Economic Development Office. “We applaud their entrepreneurial spirit and assertive acclamation into our business community to contribute to the economic health and business diversification of Lee County.”
About Fort Myers Regional Partnership
The Fort Myers Regional Partnership works to attract new and diversified businesses resulting in high-wage, high-skilled jobs; retains and encourages the expansion of existing businesses and improves the overall business environment. Lee County is a thriving business community with a highly regarded airport, significant corporate development and ample real estate opportunities. The area is attracting, retaining and growing high-value businesses with a unique blend of an outstanding business climate and superior quality of life. The county is home to five vibrant cities--Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Fort Myers Beach, and Sanibel--and is the heart of Southwest Florida.
The Partnership continues to promote and build the region through ongoing efforts from its proactive team of domestic and international recruiters, research staff and community liaisons, as well as through its partnerships with the Horizon Foundation, the Horizon Council and the Lee County Industrial Development Authority.
Since 1996, more than 5,000 new jobs and more than $1 billion in economic impact have been committed to as a direct result of key local incentive programs; Lee County Job Opportunity Program and the First Incentives for Recruiting Strategic Targets as well as State of Florida incentives and the State Closing Fund.
In addition to the website, http://www.FortMyersRegionalPartnership.com, Fort Myers Regional Partnership can also be found social networking sites including Linked-In, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Tune in for Together4Business, a new, weekly television program airing on WRXY-TV Sundays at 9:30 p.m. The show explores economic development in the Southwest Florida region through a series of interactive discussions with area executives and experts, highlighting key factors of the overall business environment with a highly regarded airport, significant corporate development, and ample real estate opportunities. Watch the show videos at http://www.Together4Business.com and link to more information and resources from each guest expert.
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For executive interviews, success stories, and additional media relations services, please contact Jennifer Berg, Fort Myers Regional Partnership, via phone at 239.338.3161 or email at JBerg(at)leegov(dot)com or Justin Adsit, vice president, TZ Insurance Solutions, LLC at phone at 201.281.9871.