With the services and capabilities of both PGI and FIS we will bring added value to our clients specifically in the personal insurance segment with our robust technology offerings. stated Tom Riley, President and COO of AssuredPartners.
Lake Mary, Fla. (PRWEB) May 09, 2017
AssuredPartners, Inc. announced today that Preferred Guardian Insurance (PGI) of Dallas, TX has joined the national broker. PGI was formed in 2003 during the black mold crisis in Dallas; since this time the agency has grown to be the elite broker of choice in the area offering all lines of coverage with a specialty in E&O Insurance for Real Estate Firms. The staff of 7 will remain under the leadership of CEO Barney Schwartz and will report into AssuredPartners agency Florida Insurance Specialists. Preferred Guardian Insurance reports approximately $1.3 million in revenues.
“At PGI we pride ourselves on the ability to represent many insurance companies to serve our clients throughout Texas while providing competitive pricing options,” said PGI CEO Barney Schwartz. “Joining AssuredPartners will allow us to stay on the cutting edge of the insurance industry while having the ability to grow our agency to meet and surpass the needs of our clients while allowing us to expand our Real Estate E&O Specialty on a National Platform.”
“PGI is recognized as an industry leader with outstanding sales and service of commercial and personal lines in their multiple locations throughout Texas. With our business model and the opportunity for development in the Texas market, our team has identified this as the next move to increase organic growth,” said Florida Insurance Specialists CEO Frank Russo.
President and Chief Operating Officer of AssuredPartners, Tom Riley, stated, “We are pleased to continue our expansion of our national footprint in the Texas marketplace with the addition of Preferred Guardian Insurance. With the services and capabilities of both PGI and FIS we will bring added value to our clients specifically in the personal insurance segment with our robust technology offerings. ”
For more information about Preferred Guardian Insurance, please visit: http://www.preferredguardian.com.
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 $860 million in annualized revenue and continues to be one of the fastest growing insurance brokerage firms in the United States* with over 190 offices in 30 states, Canada and London. Since 2011, AssuredPartners has acquired more than 170 insurance agencies. For more information, please contact Dean Curtis, CFO, at 407.708.0031 or dcurtis(at)assuredptr(dot)com, or visit http://www.assuredpartners.com.
*As ranked by Business Insurance in the July 18, 2016 edition, featuring the “100 largest brokers of U.S. business.”