Independent insurance broker Higginbotham, headquartered in Fort Worth, and Mount Pleasant, Texas-based Capps Insurance Agency have joined forces.
Higginbotham’s partnership with Capps brings its total number of employees to 750 in 24 offices throughout the state.
Both firms have long histories dating to the 1940s of providing property, casualty, life, health and welfare insurance, as well as risk management and employee benefit services to businesses and individuals.
Capps’ clientele is largely comprised of mid-market businesses in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas, and it has a concentration in water and wastewater utility providers and transportation companies.
Higginbotham has a diversified mid-market practice across Texas, but also offers a number of specialties.
Capps will continue operating under its existing name with the leadership of Managing Directors Steve Capps and Norman Wilson, and Agency Manager Jim Fraley.
Capps Insurance Agency is a three-generational insurance firm with a staff of more than 30 professionals providing property/casualty coverage and group benefits to commercial customers and personal life, health, home and auto coverage to individuals. Additionally, Capps has specialty programs for water supply utilities and trucking accounts.