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Insurance Office of America Welcomes Christopher Claypool to Its Southwest Florida Team

September 19, 2019

LONGWOOD, Fla. (Sept. 19, 2019) – Insurance Office of America is pleased to welcome Christopher Claypool to its expanding southwest Florida region. Chris joins the Fort Myers team as a commercial risk advisor.

“I’m keen to join the IOA team as we expand our presence in southwest Florida by providing client-centric risk management programs that protect our area businesses,” said Chris. “I’m looking forward to providing the highest-level of expertise, using a consultative approach to developing risk management strategies, and cultivating relationships built on trust and integrity.”

With over a decade in the insurance industry, Chris specializes in risk management programs for contractors, commercial properties, condominium associations, and the hospitality industry. He holds the construction risk and insurance specialist (CRIS) designation from IRMI.

“We’re very excited to have Chris join us in the southwest Florida region. He brings the knowledge, enthusiasm, and expert care that our clients seek,” said IOA Regional President Danny Anderson. “We couldn’t be more pleased to have him on board.”


Insurance Office of America (IOA) is a full-service insurance agency founded in 1988 and one of the fastest-growing independent agencies in the United States. IOA is ranked 13th on Insurance Journal’s 2018 Top 100 Independent Property/Casualty Agencies report and 23rd on Business Insurance’s 2019 100 Largest Brokers of U.S. Business list. IOA was named a National Underwriter Agency of the Year in 2018. Headquartered in Longwood, Florida, part of the greater Orlando community, IOA has more than 1,000 associates located in over 50 offices in the U.S. and London. For more information, visit