Eden Prairie, MN (PRWEB) April 13, 2013
RJ Ahmann Company (RJA) has announced the acquisition of Saint Paul, MN, risk management professionals, the Arges Group.
The move will enable RJA to leverage the Arges Group’s experience and expertise to expand its capabilities in key industries including construction, manufacturing, and retail. At the same time, it will allow Arges Group principals Steve Orme and Ben Brunn to utilize their risk management and cost control skills to benefit hundreds of RJ Ahmann accounts.
According to RJ Ahmann Company President Dean Hildebrandt, “This acquisition represents a win-win for our clients as well as those of the Arges Group.
“RJA has taken a significant step forward today, by making the Arges Group an important part of our organization,” added Rick Ahmann, RJA CEO.
Asked about his take on the acquisition, the Arges Group’s Orme was equally positive. “This will be a great fit for both companies and the clients we will serve together,” he stated.
In its 55 years in business headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN, RJ Ahmann Company has established itself as a national leader in risk management solutions for business and personal lines insurance clients. RJA was ranked within the top 3 percent of America’s largest insurance brokers in 2012, with over $135 million in annual premium. The company has been a consistent innovator in protecting dozens of niche industries who require customized coverage at an affordable price.
“We are truly energized by the opportunities this acquisition will bring to RJA and its commercial customers across the country,” Ahmann stated.
“And we are honored,” Orme added, “to become part of the RJ Ahmann family.”
About RJ Ahmann Company
RJ Ahmann Company is a full-service provider of insurance, employee benefits, risk management and financial services with a global reach. Founded in 1956, RJ Ahmann Company offers tailored risk management solutions for individuals, families, and businesses. RJ Ahmann Company is an employee-owned, independent insurance agency and a partner of Assurex Global. Learn more by visiting http://www.rja.com.
For additional information, contact Teric Steines at 952.947.9746 or tsteines(at)rja(dot)com.