DALLAS, Aug. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the first six months of 2016, 191 privately held firms in the state of Texas attracted venture and private funding for their firm. That is an increase of 66%, compared to the first half of 2015. This marks the strongest six months of dollars raised by firms in the state of Texas. There was a wide range of industry categories that received funding. They included technology, healthcare, life sciences, transportation, leisure, real estate and P2P businesses.
"This is great news for the state of Texas and aligns well with our business strategy," said Gary Griffith, Chairman, RiskPro Partners. RiskPro Partners is comprised of industry professionals who deliver a broad range of insurance, surety, risk management and healthcare services to meet the needs of fast-growth firms. RiskPro Partners is a recognized leader for clients in all stages of growth.
"Company directors are looking for one-stop solutions for Property and Casualty, Surety, Executive Risk, Cyber Solutions, Employee Benefits, Payroll Solutions and Retirement Services," said Todd Young, President, Risk Management Services.
More board members now ask many more questions about risk management. Investors are increasing their focus on the performance of middle market stage firms. Private investors and other shareholders want evidence of how a firm plans to build its program for managing risks. In the face of escalating competitive pressures, a solid business risk management program can lower exposure to the classes of risk that you are not in the business of taking.
The RiskPro Partners complimentary Risk Management Guide highlights answers to the most frequently asked questions on risk management and how to adopt risk management best practices.
For a copy of our complementary Risk Management Guide for high growth firms, or additional information about our risk management services, please contact Julie Davis, Vice President, RiskPro Partners, Austin, Texas, 512-355-7697, Email
About RiskPro Partners:
RiskPro Partners is a privately held, high growth, client-focused commercial insurance broker, headquartered in Dallas, and provides insurance, risk management, and corporate benefits services to the business community. RiskPro Partners specializes in meeting the needs of businesses by offering comprehensive lines of commercial insurance and financial services, including: Property and Casualty, Surety, Executive Risk, Cyber Solutions, Employee Benefits, Payroll and Retirement Services. RiskPro Partners has offices in Dallas, Southlake, Austin, Houston and Winnsboro, Texas. More information on RiskPro Partners can be found at:
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