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May 14, 2020, 17:00 ET Higginbotham Grows San Antonio Practice with Amerman Insurance Services Merger

Higginbotham, the largest independent insurance broker based in Texas, and Amerman Insurance Services, an independent broker in San Antonio, Texas,...


Mar 30, 2020, 15:24 ET Higginbotham Brings Relief to Local Restaurants and Service Workers

Higginbotham is purchasing meals from local eateries that have temporarily reduced their operations to take-out and delivery due to COVID-19 mandates....


Jan 30, 2020, 16:20 ET Energy and Marine Insurance Broker Joins Higginbotham in Houston

Ted Dimitry, a commercial property/casualty insurance broker specializing in the oil and gas industry for 23 years, has joined Higginbotham's Houston ...


Jan 22, 2020, 16:13 ET Higginbotham Hires Brian Toglia to Direct Life Science Practice

Brian Toglia, president and CEO of Galiot Insurance Services, has merged operations with Higginbotham, the largest independent insurance broker based ...


Oct 21, 2019, 15:13 ET Tim Flatt Joins Higginbotham to Open Midland Office

Tim Flatt has joined Higginbotham, the largest independent insurance broker based in Texas, as an employee benefits executive vice president. Flatt,...


Oct 10, 2019, 15:18 ET Higginbotham Adds RV Dealer Insurance Practice Through Merger

Higginbotham and Diversified Insurance Management announced their merger today. Diversified is an independent property/casualty insurance agency in...


Sep 05, 2019, 16:25 ET Boone Stutz Signs with Higginbotham

Boone Stutz has joined the McAllen office of Higginbotham, the largest independent insurance broker based in Texas, as a commercial property/casualty ...


Aug 15, 2019, 15:07 ET Exploration Insurance Group the Latest Broker in Tyler to Join Higginbotham

Higginbotham and Exploration Insurance Group (EIG) today announced the merger of their operations in Tyler, Texas. Higginbotham is the largest...


Jul 02, 2019, 13:42 ET Family Brings Higginbotham and Gilliam Insurance Agency Together

Higginbotham and Gilliam Insurance Agency announced today their merger. Gilliam Insurance Agency is an independent commercial property/casualty...


Jun 17, 2019, 14:01 ET Higginbotham Acquires Commercial Insurance Branch of Extraco Banks

Extraco Banks sold its commercial insurance operation to Higginbotham, the companies announced today. Extraco Insurance is a group of five...


May 14, 2019, 14:03 ET Higginbotham Adds Insurance Group to Oklahoma City Practice

Higginbotham today announced a deal with Willis Towers Watson, the global advisory, broking and solutions company, which sees Higginbotham acquire an ...


Nov 06, 2018, 14:59 ET Resource Alliance Merges with Large National Insurance Broker

Resource Alliance, a human resources and employee benefits firm serving Georgia's multifamily residential industry, announced today the merger of its ...


Aug 20, 2018, 15:14 ET Hull Insurance Agency Joins Higginbotham in Fort Worth

Higginbotham and the Hull Agency announced today the merger of their operations in Fort Worth, Texas. The Hull Agency will partner with...


Aug 09, 2018, 13:52 ET Higginbotham Adds Aviation Insurance Practice through Colt Risk Management Services Merger

Higginbotham announced today the acquisition of the business of Colt Risk Management Services (CRMS). CRMS's personnel moved to Higginbotham's office ...


Jul 27, 2018, 15:25 ET Higginbotham and Sellers-Patterson Insurance Merge in Tyler

Higginbotham and Sellers-Patterson Insurance announced today the merger of their operations in Tyler, Texas. Sellers-Patterson, led by Linda Sellers, ...


Jul 10, 2018, 15:07 ET Higginbotham Adds Certified Safety Professional to Serve West Texas Commercial Clients

James Lombard, CSP, ASP, has joined Higginbotham as a senior loss control consultant to implement environmental, occupational and industrial safety...


Apr 26, 2018, 04:27 ET Higginbotham Increases Lubbock Presence with Butler Carson Tate Insurance Merger

Higginbotham and Butler Carson Tate Insurance announced today the merger of their operations in Lubbock, Texas. This is Higginbotham's second office...


Jan 08, 2018, 04:02 ET Higginbotham Enters 24th Texas Market with Independent Insurance Agents of Plainview

Higginbotham and Independent Insurance Agents of Plainview (IIAP) announced today the merger of their operations. Higginbotham is headquartered in...


Oct 03, 2017, 02:06 ET Higginbotham Continues Fort Worth Expansion with Kilpatrick Insurance Merger

Higginbotham and Kilpatrick Insurance announced today that the two independent insurance brokers have merged in Fort Worth, Texas. Kilpatrick...


Aug 16, 2017, 17:08 ET Higginbotham Adds 50-Year-Old Life Insurance Agency The Dike Company, Inc. to Fort Worth Operations

Higginbotham announced today that A.R. "Buddy" Dike and his colleagues at The Dike Company, Inc. have joined the insurance firm at its home office in ...


Jul 06, 2017, 14:23 ET Largest Texas-Based Insurance Broker Enters Oklahoma

Higginbotham announced today its new operation in Oklahoma City headed by insurance brokers Gray Holden and Chris Lavigne, partners in business for...


Jun 29, 2017, 17:24 ET Higginbotham and Jeannette Blanton Insurance Agency, Inc. Unite in Ennis, Texas

Higginbotham announced today that it has partnered with the Jeannette Blanton Insurance Agency, Inc., a branch office of Dallas-based Independent...


Jun 26, 2017, 15:20 ET Higginbotham Expands Central Texas Operations Through Union With Painter & Johnson Financial

Higginbotham and Painter & Johnson Financial announced today the merger of their insurance operations in Central Texas. Higginbotham is headquartered ...


Jun 08, 2017, 14:21 ET Higginbotham Adds Insurance Brokers in McAllen

Higginbotham has hired two insurance brokers at its office in McAllen, Texas. The firm named John Garcia an associate of employee benefits and Jordan ...


Jun 01, 2017, 14:20 ET Insurance Broker Kyle J. Schielack Joins Higginbotham in Houston

Higginbotham hired commercial property and casualty insurance broker Kyle J. Schielack as vice president at its Houston office. He brings eight...