PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Sept. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus Insurance Company, a leading Florida homeowners insurer, announced that Bradley Burton has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Underwriting and Business Development. In his new role, Mr. Burton will lead the company's underwriting, policy service and product development. He will also oversee the successful implementation and future modifications to the company's new underwriting and policy management system, and oversee business development efforts.
Mr. Burton, who joined Olympus nine years ago, previously served as Vice President of Underwriting. After beginning his insurance career with Travelers Insurance Company, he held key management and executive underwriting roles for Southern Heritage Insurance Company, Florida Family Insurance Company and Tower Hill Insurance Group. Additionally, he gained valuable experience owning and operating a Florida independent insurance agency.
"Brad was our very first employee and has been instrumental in our company's success navigating challenging waters in the early years," said Jeffrey B. Scott, CEO of Olympus Insurance Company. "I have no doubt he will continue to be a driving force in our rapidly growing company."
Since joining Olympus, Mr. Burton is credited with introducing several innovative rating methodologies and searching for new and creative ways to address issues.
"We always strive to be on the cutting edge of innovation in the insurance marketplace," said Mr. Burton. "I am looking forward to developing new programs to enhance our best-in-class service while providing additional product offerings for our dedicated agency partners."
About Olympus Insurance Company
Headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, FL and founded in 2007, Olympus Insurance Company specializes in Florida property insurance. Through its independent agency force, Olympus insures $45 billion worth of residential and investment property including homes, condos, rental property, valuable personal property, flood and umbrella. Coverage for individual risks up to $5 million in total insured value is provided on one of the most comprehensive coverage forms in the industry. For more information, visit olympusinsurance.com.
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SOURCE Olympus Insurance Company