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Crystal & Company Opens New Office in Dallas-Fort Worth Area

Risk and insurance advisor group, Crystal & Company, announced that its Private Client Services group is expanding to the Dallas-Fort Worth area The firm welcomed Krista Tankersley, managing director for the Private Client Services group, to lead the team in …

Police Seek Suspects in Rash of Vehicle Fires in Fort Worth

At least nine vehicles have been set on fire in a North Texas neighborhood and police are seeking clues to those responsible for the fiery vandalism. Fort Worth police on April 7 announced the search for suspects in the weekend …

Higginbotham and Odessa, Texas-Based Edgmon Insurance Agency Merge

Independent insurance brokers Higginbotham, based in Fort Worth, and Edgmon Insurance Agency, headquartered in Odessa, Texas, have merged their operations. Edgmon Insurance is a family-owned agency going on its third generation. Founded in 1986 by Pauline Appel, the agency was …

White Joins Insurance Firm Higginbotham in Fort Worth

Higginbotham hired Robert C. White Jr. as a producer to expand the life insurance department at the insurance firm’s Fort Worth, Texas, office. White is former owner of a locally based long term care insurance brokerage firm, and he has …

SBMP Adds Fort Worth’s Gus Bates Insurance as its Newest Member

SBMP Inc., an insurance agency group based founded in Lubbock, Texas, announced that Gus Bates Insurance and Investments of Fort Worth has become its newest member Formed in 1989 by a group of insurance agencies located in and around the …

Nationwide Insurance Recruiting New Agents in Texas

Columbus, Ohio-based Nationwide Insurance announced that the company is looking to add 100 new Advantage Program insurance agents in the Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin and San Antonio, Texas markets. Nationwide Insurance Advantage Program agents will serve as independent contractor exclusive …

Alliant Insurance Services Acquires Fort Worth-Based EnRisk

Specialty insurance brokerage firm, Alliant Insurance Services Inc., has acquired EnRisk Services Inc., a Fort Worth, Texas-based firm that specializes in insurance and risk management for the energy industry. EnRisk has specialized in the insurance and risk management needs of …

Lockton Opens New Commercial Insurance Office in Ft. Worth, Texas

Lockton has expanded its commercial insurance operations, opening an office in the central business district of Fort Worth, Texas. The new Lockton office is located at 777 Main Street downtown. Frank Scardino is president of Lockton’s North Texas Property and …

Kasitz Named Interim President of Hallmark’s Personal Segment

Fort Worth, Texas-based insurance holding company, Hallmark Financial Services Inc., announced that Kevin Kasitz will serve as interim president of the company’s personal segment, replacing Paul Harrison who has resigned from the post. The company said Harrison “has chosen to …

Tarrant County, Texas, Leads State in Hailstorms: NOAA

The residents of Fort Worth, Texas, and its suburbs in Tarrant County share the dubious honor of being the area most pounded by hailstorms than in any other part of the state, according to data compiled from the National Oceanic …