IOA Acquires Slaton Employee Benefits Practice, Major Accounts Group

LONGWOOD, Fla. (May 31, 2017) – Insurance Office of America (IOA) CEO Heath Ritenour and Slaton Risk Services EVP and Practice Leader Rick Neyman announced the purchase of Slaton Risk Services’ Employee Benefits Practice, Major Accounts Group, and its captive and alternative risk financing units. These assets, including all staff, will establish a new IOA branch office in West Palm Beach, FL. Neyman is managing partner…

Insurance Office of America Becomes Official Insurance Broker of Orlando City SC

INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE Central Florida-based Partner Aligns with Club’s Community Relations Efforts   ­­­­ORLANDO, FL (May 24, 2017) – Insurance Office of America (IOA) has become the Official Insurance Broker of Orlando City SC. “We welcome Insurance Office of America to our organization,” Orlando City SC VP of Corporate Partnerships Rob Parker said. “They are a long-standing organization with great presence in central Florida, and…

Rough Notes Names IOA Agency of the Month

LONGWOOD, Fla, March 30, 2017 – Rough Notes names Insurance Office of America (IOA) Agency of the Month in its April 2017 issue. Each month, Rough Notes focuses on a top independent agency for its cover story, and the year culminates with the presentation of the coveted Rough Notes Agency of the Year Award. IOA’s story not only features  insights from its leadership on the unique structure of the IOA model…

Insurance Office of America Adds Equine Insurance Expert John Patrick Unick to Its Team

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., February 14, 2017 – Insurance veteran John Patrick Unick has joined Insurance Office of America (IOA) as a senior vice president and managing director of equine and self-insured risks. Before joining IOA, he served as an executive vice president and managing director at Bolton & Company and president of the thoroughbred racing division at MOC Insurance Services. Unick brings a wealth of experience…