Hylant News

Ohio-Based Hylant Announces Leadership Changes

Insurance brokerage firm, Hylant, announced that Chris Godley has been named president in the Columbus, Ohio, office, Craig Markos has been promoted to president of Property/Casualty, and Richard Hylant has been named president of Field Operations and Innovation. Godley has been with …

Hylant Promotes Pridgeon to President, CFO

Ohio-based insurance brokerage, Hylant, has promoted Bill Pridgeon to president and chief financial officer. Pridgeon will be responsible for the overall management and direction of the operational and financial functions of the firm, which includes 14 offices and all related …

Carpenter Named VP at Hylant Select – Indiana

Insurance broker Hylant has appointed Kim Carpenter vice president of Hylant Select – Indiana. In her new role, she will manage and lead Hylant’s Select business within Indiana and she will be responsible for client service, growth and retention. Carpenter …

Koos Joins Hylant in Michigan as President

Hylant has named Linda Koos president of its Ann Arbor, Mich. office. She will be responsible for the overall vision, direction, growth and success of the Ann Arbor office. Koos has more than 25 years of insurance industry experience. Prior …

Lash Named President of Hylant’s Cincinnati Office

Hylant, one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance brokerage firms, has named Jim Lash president of its Cincinnati, Ohio, office. Lash will be responsible for the overall profitability and success of the office, while leading the vision and long-term growth strategies. His 25 …

Hylant Picks Riley as President of Cleveland, Ohio Office

Hylant, one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance brokerage firms, announced that Kim Riley has accepted the role of president of its Cleveland, Ohio, office. With over 30 years of insurance, risk management and mergers and acquisition experience, Riley will be responsible …

Florida’s Gardner Group Merges with Hylant

Hylant, one of the largest privately-owned insurance brokers in the nation, said that The Gardner Group, an independent employee benefits agency based in Neptune Beach, Fla., will be merging into its Jacksonville operations. The newly-merged operation will led by industry …

Hylant Names Berenzweig President of Toledo Office

Hylant has named former National Hockey League player Andrew Berenzweig president of its Toledo, Ohio office. Berenzweig will be responsible for driving the vision and long-term strategies for the continued growth of the Toledo office. Berenzweig assumes the role from Richard …

Roi Named President of Hylant’s Chicago Office

Louis Roi has been named president of the Chicago office of the privately owned insurance brokerage firm, Hylant. Roi has a diversified insurance background in risk management, as well as specific expertise in other areas of food, agriculture and healthcare. …

Hylant Names Dills Executive VP of Talent Management

Hylant, one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance brokerage firms, appointed Matthew Dills as executive vice president of talent management. Dills is in charge of employee engagement, recruiting, education, benefits, compensation and organizational development. Dills joined Hylant on Sept. …