AssuredPartners Expands Operations in Connecticut

01/03/2019 Written by: AP Communications

LAKE MARY, FL – January 3, 2019 – AssuredPartners, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisitions of three prominent insurance agencies in Connecticut. Darton & Company, Inc. of Westport, Golden, O’Neill & Gebhardt, Inc. of New Haven, and Torres Insurance Agency, Inc. of Chicopee, MA & Hartford, CT all joined AssuredPartners operations in December.
Darton & Company and Golden, O’Neill & Gebhardt are specialized personal lines agencies with a focus on high net worth clients and partnerships with the premier insurance carriers. The agencies are a powerful addition to AssuredPartners and will continue to operate under the leadership of Patrick Healy.
The Torres Insurance Agency, under the leadership of William Dominguez and Bernard Halligan, will join with the AssuredPartners existing location in Rock Hill, CT while the Chicopee, MA office will remain open. With over 35 years of experience, the team at Torres helps clients evaluate their needs while customizing options for their personal and commercial needs.
“The AssuredPartners culture and strategic growth is exciting for the Northeast operations,” said AssuredPartners Regional President Tom Kozera. “We are motivated to continue to expand operations that will allow us to enhance our capabilities and client offerings.”
“AssuredPartners has a strong presence throughout the state and Connecticut and we are pleased to now have expanded our operations in Rocky Hill and Westport” stated AssuredPartners President and COO Tom Riley. “Evolution with these amazing companies is what makes AssuredPartners so exceptional. We are delighted to have the talent and additional resources added to our team in Connecticut, welcome to AssuredPartners.”
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 $1.1 billion in annualized revenue and continues to be one of the fastest growing insurance brokerage firms in the United States with over 170 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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