AssuredPartners buys Waltz Sheridan Crawford Insurance

AssuredPartners Inc. said Thursday that Waltz Sheridan Crawford Insurance of Forest Grove, Oregon has joined its firm. Financial terms weren’t announced. Waltz Sheridan provides business insurance, employee benefits, financial services, life and health and personal lines services and products. AssuredPartners is backed by GTCR.

PRESS RELEASE

LAKE MARY, FLA. (PRWEB) JULY 30, 2015
AssuredPartners Inc., one of the fastest growing independent insurance agencies in the nation, announces today that Waltz Sheridan Crawford (WSC) Insurance of Forest Grove, Oregon has joined its firm. Its 27 employees and local leadership will continue to operate from their current office location, continuing its tradition of providing custom insurance and risk management solutions to its commercial and personal clients. The full service agency delivers business insurance, employee benefits, financial services, life and health and personal lines services and products.
“We are committed to developing personalized, creative solutions and competitive advantages for our clients,” said WSC Agency Partner Amy Waltz. ““Joining the AssuredPartners network of agents enables us to provide even more resources, differentiation and value to our clients and community.”
President and COO Tom Riley of AssuredPartners added, “In addition to delivering high quality services, WSC’s leadership team and employees are community stewards, actively volunteering and supporting civic and service organizations. We are proud to welcome them to the AssuredPartners family.”
For more information about WSC Insurance, visit: http://www.wscinsurance.com.
ABOUT ASSUREDPARTNERS, INC.
Headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida and led by Jim Henderson and Tom Riley, AssuredPartners Inc. is a portfolio company of Chicago-based private equity firm GTCR.
AssuredPartners acquires and invests in insurance brokerage businesses (property and casualty, employee benefits, surety and MGA/wholesalers) across the United States and in London. From its founding in March of 2011, AssuredPartners has grown to $490 million in annualized revenue and continues to be one of the fastest growing insurance brokerage firms in the United States* with over 120 offices in 30 states and a London office. Since 2011, AssuredPartners has acquired more than 100 insurance agencies. For more information, please contact Dean Curtis, CFO, at 407.708.0031 or dcurtis@assuredptr.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.”