Walnut Creek, Calif.-based Pinnacle Brokers Insurance Solutions Inc. is merging with E M Schumann Risk.
The change is effective Feb. 1.
Ed Schumann has become part of the ownership and management team at Pinnacle. He will be responsible for heading up the acquisitions and association marketing of Pinnacle Brokers in Northern California.
This transaction puts Pinnacle at more than $30 million in premiums placed, according to the firm.