Patriot National Provides Additional Information on the Acquisition of R.C.A. Insurance Group

Patriot Underwriters' Q2 2015 Organic Gross Reference Premiums Grow 36% Year-over-Year

Aug 19, 2015, 16:36 ET from Patriot National, Inc.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot National, Inc. (NYSE: PN), a leading provider of technology and outsourcing solutions, today provided additional information on the recent acquisition of  R.C.A. Insurance Group (RCA), a property and liability program administrator to the hospitality industry.

The purchase price for RCA, assuming all earn-out criteria are met, is $3.5 million.  In addition, RCA's book of business includes $52 million of package general liability premiums in the hospitality industry.

"The acquisition of RCA is another example of how we are leveraging strategic acquisitions to drive strong organic growth by distributing new products through our national network of agents," said Steven M. Mariano, Chief Executive Officer of Patriot National. "Over the past 12 months, Patriot Underwriters doubled its policy submissions and in the second quarter alone added 2,300 new employers, both of which substantially expand our pipeline of new opportunities. For the three months ended June 30, 2015, Patriot Underwriters' organic gross reference premiums grew 36% year-over-year."

About Patriot National

Patriot National is a national provider of comprehensive technology and outsourcing solutions within the property and casualty marketplace for insurance companies, employers, local governments and reinsurance captives. Patriot National provides general agency services, claims administration, technology outsourcing, software solutions, specialty underwriting, employer and policyholder services to its clients. Patriot National is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Media and Investor Contacts: Julie MacMedan (310) 622-8242 Paige Hart (310) 622-8244 Financial Profiles, Inc. PatriotNational@finprofiles.com

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