AssuredPartners Announces New Regional Structure

09/05/2019 Written by: AP Communications

LAKE MARY, FL – September 5, 2019 – AssuredPartners, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Brian Bair, Regional President, into the newly formed Mid-Atlantic Region for AssuredPartners. Brian will report into Eastern Regions President Steve Deal while working within the existing operational structure to keep local operations in touch with their communities and positioning financial progression, sales, marketing, IT and HR structure to support additional growth. 
Brian Bair has been a tremendous asset to AssuredPartners since joining through the acquisition of Crawford Advisors in September 2014. Brian has experience and expertise in developing, implementing, and managing all aspects of effective financial and operational agency management. Through his twenty years of employee benefits experience, Brian has also developed an extensive knowledge of employee benefits technology and IT systems implementation. 
Prior to joining the AssuredPartners team, Brian served as a member and COO of Crawford Advisors, LLC. Brian was responsible for all agency operations. Brian joined Crawford after working as the CFO for Wachovia Bank’s Property & Casualty/Employee Benefits Insurance Division. Here, Brian gained expertise in agency consolidation and acquisition operations, working to consolidate and integrate agency offices within minimal business disruption.
Brian graduated from Rutgers University – Camden with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration in Corporate Finance from Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business.
“Brian’s leadership and business acumen has been on display daily since joining AssuredPartners. We’re so pleased to have an expanded opportunity for him so more people throughout the organization get the pleasure of interacting with Brian as he makes an impact on our business throughout our Eastern Region.” stated Eastern Regions President, Steve Deal.
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 $1.2 billion in annualized revenue and continues to be one of the fastest growing insurance brokerage firms in the United States with over 250 offices in 30 states and London. For more information, please contact Dean Curtis, CFO, at 407.708.0031 or, or visit

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