Frank H. Furman, Inc., Pompano Beach: named a 2016 Top Workplace by the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Guy King, III, Lion's Share Holding, Inc. dba M. E. Wilson Company, Inc.: is the 2016 chairman of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.
Lanier Upshaw, Inc., Lakeland: was recently featured in the Gulf Coast Business Observer.
Premier Insurance Corporation, Inc., Cape Coral: celebrated its 20th anniversary in the insurance industry.
James Leslie Breedlove We extend our condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Les Breedlove who died May 3, 2016, in Palm Beach Gardens. A life-long Florida resident, he graduated from the University of Florida in 1984. The former owner and CEO of Slaton Insurance in West Palm Beach was considered a national expert in workers’ compensation, employee benefits, and risk management. He loved his family and golf, and was deeply involved in many local organizations. Read more about his life in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Main Street America Group: promoted Darryl Osman to assistant vice president. The company also appointed Daniel Blau, Jane McPherson, Deana Pessina, and Scott Simmons as new company officers.
Reagan Consulting: released its first-quarter Organic Growth and Profitability Survey, showing organic revenue at privately-held large and mid-sized businesses increased from 4.6 percent in 2015 to 5.1 percent in the first quarter of 2016.
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ATI Insurance Group, Inc.: Hialeah Gardens
Butler Insurance, Inc.: Delray Beach
E & S Insurance Group: Miami
H&M Insurance and Tax Agency, LLC: Orlando
Madison Insurance Group, Inc.: Sanford
Marks Insurance Agency, Inc.: Port St. Joe
Paramount Insurance Agency, LLC: St. Petersburg
Stephen Tobias, LLC dba Trinity Insurance Services: Trinity
VMIS, LLC: Ft. Myers
Your Neighborhood Insurance Company dba Florida Regional Insurance: Sunrise
RiskAware Insurance, LLC: Orlando
SV1 Solutions, Inc.: Delray Beach
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