“The passion and devotion of these three individuals is unsurpassed as they are truly insurance professionals.” said Jim Henderson, CEO of AssuredPartners, Inc.
Lake Mary, Fla (PRWEB) January 21, 2016
AssuredPartners, Inc. has announced three platform agency Presidents have been promoted to roles within AssuredPartners, Inc. as Regional President’s. These individuals have proven their leadership abilities within their own organizations and will now take on corporate and regional responsibilities.
Randy Larsen, Assured SRA Platform President
Randy joined Schifman Remley Associates, now Assured SRA, in 1998 and became an agency partner in 2007. Before assuming a leadership role in the agency, Randy served as Sales Executive.
Prior to joining Schifman Remley Associates, Randy spent 14 years in the banking industry in commercial lending. Randy began his banking career with American National Bank in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Randy will oversee the Central States operation for AssuredPartners in his new role. The growing Central States Platform currently consists of offices in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, and Missouri.
Kyp Ross, Dawson Insurance Platform President
Kyp began his career at Dawson Companies in April of 1997 as a Producer. Since that time he has become the largest producer of commissioned income within the Dawson organization. Kyp was named Vice President of the Construction Division in 2002 and then President of Dawson Insurance – Cleveland. In 2006 Kyp was then promoted to President of Dawson Insurance for all of Ohio.
Kyp’s dedication, industry knowledge and experience soars above all else. He approaches the business with unique ideas and a structure to achieve his goals. In his new role he will be AssuredPartners Regional President with the territory assignment of Northern Ohio and West Virginia.
Larry Schaefer, Assured Neace Lukens Platform President
Larry Schaefer is the President of Assured Neace Lukens, overseeing the strategic growth and expansion of the company while maintaining the day-to-day operations. Larry brings more than 37 years of insurance related experience to Assured Neace Lukens, with a background in property and casualty operations, including commercial lines, large accounts, captives and alternative markets. Larry supports the mission statement by leading the activities that contribute to Assured Neace Lukens becoming the leading and most trusted supplier of cost-effective insurance, risk management services, surety bonds, and third party administration in the region.
In this expanded role with AssuredPartners, Larry will be responsible for Kentucky, Southern Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana regions.
“The passion and devotion of these three individuals is unsurpassed as they are truly insurance professionals,” said Jim Henderson, CEO of AssuredPartners, Inc. “Randy, Kyp and Larry without a doubt bring their experience and drive with them to work every day and that spirit is helping to guide the growth of our culture and our overall organization.”
“It is a great pleasure to work with this team of individuals who work tirelessly to continue to cultivate our organization,” said Tom Riley, President and COO of AssuredPartners, Inc. “AssuredPartners is pleased to promote Randy, Kyp and Larry to a level that is in alignment with their achievements.”
ABOUT ASSUREDPARTNERS, INC
Headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida and led by Jim Henderson and Tom Riley, AssuredPartners, Inc. acquires and invests in insurance brokerage businesses (property and casualty, employee benefits, surety and MGU’s) across the United States and in London. From its founding in March of 2011, AssuredPartners has grown to over $500 million in annualized revenue and continues to be one of the fastest growing insurance brokerage firms in the United States* with over 125 offices in 30 states and a London office. Since 2011, AssuredPartners has acquired more than 110 insurance agencies. For more information, please contact Dean Curtis, CFO, at 407.708.0031 or dcurtis(at)assuredptr(dot)com, or visit http://www.assuredptr.com.
*As ranked by Business Insurance in the July 20, 2015 edition, featuring the “100 largest brokers of U.S. business.”