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Insurance Office of America Appoints Jon Valois Southwest Region President

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Jon Valois | Southwest Region President

LONGWOOD, Fla. (Feb. 6, 2023) – Insurance Office of America (IOA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Valois, CIC, CRIS, to the role of Southwest region president for the West Coast division.

“Jon has been an important member of our leadership team in the West Coast division for a number of years. His role has continued to grow as the region has grown, and this promotion is a reflection of his expanding responsibilities. We are excited to welcome Jon to his new role,” says IOA West Coast Division President John Tenuto.

Jon has served as a producer and managing partner for IOA, overseeing the Santa Barbara and Aliso Viejo offices. In his new role, he will be responsible for the Santa Barbara, Aliso Viejo, Ontario, San Diego, and Las Vegas offices. Jon has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry and joined IOA over 12 years ago when IOA opened its Santa Barbara office.

“I am deeply appreciative of our IOA leadership team for this amazing and humbling new responsibility,” said Jon. “I am eager for this tremendous opportunity to continue collaborating with our robust West Coast team in order to capitalize on our strong strategic path and deliver on IOA’s deep commitment to client service.”

The West Coast Division is comprised of the two regions, Southwest and Northwest, which are balanced by size and structure in a way that allows IOA to be nimble as it grows. Jon will work alongside the division president, managing partners, and operations leaders to ensure efficient and transparent communications.



Insurance Office of America (IOA) is the fourth largest privately held insurance brokerage in the United States. Founded in 1988, IOA is a recognized leader in providing property and casualty, employee benefits, and personal lines insurance and risk management solutions as well as insurtech innovation. Headquartered in Longwood, Florida, part of the greater Orlando community, IOA has more than 1,300 associates located in over 60 offices in the U.S. and United Kingdom. In California, dba IOA Insurance Services. (#0E67768) For more information, visit



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