AssuredPartners Announces Acquisition of Southern Risk Management

09/15/2016 Written by: AP Communications

Continued expansion in South Carolina


LAKE MARY, Fla. – September 1, 2016 —AssuredPartners, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Southern Risk Management (SRM) of Anderson, SC. SRM focuses on game changing models and processes to provide risk management insurance solutions. The team of 8 at SRM will continue operations under the leadership of CEO Jesse Dantice. 
“SRM was founded in 1997 with a team of highly dedicated insurance professionals committed to the constant protection of businesses around the Southeast United States.
said SRM CEO Jesse Dantice. “In our commitment to working closely with our clients, we wanted a partner with similar vision and values that will allow us to grow with access to additional tools, markets and resources. We found that partner in AssuredPartners.”
“Southern Risk Management has been an integral part of the South Carolina risk management space for nearly twenty years. We are pleased to have the opportunity to grow with such a dynamic group of innovators.” said Tom Riley, President and COO of AssuredPartners. “The newly acquired Southern Risk Management team will work under the operational guidance of Louis Berman."
For more information about Southern Risk Management, please visit:

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 $640 million in annualized revenue and continues to be one of the fastest growing insurance brokerage firms in the United States* with over 180 offices in 30 states, Canada and London. Since 2011, AssuredPartners has acquired more than 150 insurance agencies. For more information, please contact Dean Curtis, CFO, at 407.708.0031, or
*As ranked by Business Insurance in the July 18, 2016 edition, featuring the “100 largest brokers of U.S. business.”

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