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Higginbotham Acquires Share of Willis of Texas, Inc.’s Operations

The transaction includes Willis of Texas, Inc.’s operations in San Antonio, McAllen, Victoria and Tyler. Combined, they add 35 employees and one new geographic market to Higginbotham’s Texas footprint.  Read the Press Release

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Two Brokers Join Higginbotham in Corpus Christi

Commercial property/casualty insurance brokers Arthur Haas and Jeffrey King (pictured left to right) joined the Swantner & Gordon branch office of Higginbotham in Corpus Christi, Texas.  Read more.

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Robert C. White Jr. Joins Higginbotham as Life Insurance Broker

Higginbotham hired Producer Robert C. White Jr. to expand the life insurance department at its Fort Worth office. White joins a group of three life insurance brokers at Higginbotham in North Texas who provide personal coverage, executive compensation and estate … Read More

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Three Offices Added to Higginbotham with Talon Insurance Agency Merger

Talon Insurance Agency brings to Higginbotham a 35-person staff at offices in Port Arthur, Tyler and Fort Worth. It has been in business since 2001 under the leadership of Leonard Forey, Ted Moor III and Scott Kirkpatrick providing commercial and … Read More

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Safeco Elects Higginbotham’s Mary Russell for Agent Advisory Council

Mary Russell will lend a voice to the Safeco Insurance Central Region Agent Advisory Council to help improve the company’s customer experience. Read more

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Higginbotham Hires Loss Control Consultant for South Texas Region

Alan W. Ponder, CSP as joined the Houston office of Higginbotham to identify exposures and implement hazard control programs that reduce losses and contain insurance costs for Higginbotham’s clients in south Texas. Read more 

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Safe Harbor Benefits Joins Higginbotham in Arlington

Safe Harbor Benefits, located in Arlington, Texas, has merged operations with Higginbotham. The independent insurance broker serving small to mid-size businesses in the Metroplex brings Higginbotham’s office count to 20. Read More

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Higginbotham Ranks Among Best Places to Work in Insurance

Business Insurance named Higginbotham as one of the Best Places to Work in Insurance, ranking tenth among employers in the insurance industry across the country with between 250 and 999 employees. Read moreSee the press release

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IIAH President Accepts Position at Higginbotham in Houston

Phil Swift, CIC, CRM has become marketing manager at the Houston office of Swantner & Gordon, part of the Higginbotham group. The Independent Insurance Agents of Houston (IIAH) inducted Swift as president September 21 during its 2013-2014 officer installation dinner. … Read More

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Merger Makes Higginbotham Largest Broker in Austin

Capital Benefits Group, an employee benefit consulting firm, has merged operations with Higginbotham in Austin. Together, we are the largest independent insurance and financial services employer in Central Texas with a total of 75 employees providing single source solutions to … Read More

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