For Immediate Release
Contact: Dean Curtis
AssuredPartners Announces Acquisition of LJ Stein & Company, Inc.
Energy Insurance Specialists Join National Broker
LAKE MARY, Fla. – July 13, 2016 — AssuredPartners, Inc. is proud to announce the acquisition of LJ Stein & Company, Inc. of Lakewood, NY. With offices in Northern Appalachia and Western Canada, LJ Stein is a leading specialty insurance broker for the North American oil & natural gas industry. The staff of 13 will continue operations under the leadership of CEO David Stein.
“Our energy specialty practice propelled LJ Stein onto the national, then international stage” said David Stein, CEO of LJ Stein. “AssuredPartners will help us leverage our specialty and cross-border expertise within and beyond our traditional oil & gas niche.”
“We are excited to have the clients and staff of LJ Stein join AssuredPartners.” said Tom Riley, President and COO of AssuredPartners. “This team is so focused and passionate about the energy industry, it is demonstrated in their dedication and highly technical skill sets. With this union, AssuredPartners now has a presence in Canada with LJ Stein’s Calgary location.”
For more information about LJ Stein & Company, Inc., please visit: www.ljstein.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 $600 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 150 insurance agencies. For more information, please contact Dean Curtis, CFO, at 407.708.0031 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.assuredptr.com.
*As ranked by Business Insurance in the July 20, 2015 edition, featuring the “100 largest brokers of U.S. business.”