Hilb Group acquires Massachusetts-based P&C agency Forrest Insurance
The Hilb Group has acquired Forrest Insurance Agency, a property and casualty (P&C) agency based in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, for an undisclosed price.
The acquisition is said to broaden the P&C offerings and footprint in New England for the Virginia-based insurance brokerage.
Ricky Spiro — Hilb Group CEO said: “Forrest Insurance brings experience, expert service and a commitment to the communities and clients who depend on us.
“We are pleased to welcome them to the Hilb Group and continue our strategic growth in New England and throughout the markets we serve.”
Forrest Insurance Agency specializes in home, business, and auto insurance.
Its principals — Larry Forrest and Michael Forrest along with their team of insurance professionals will work under Hilb Group’s New England regional operations.
Larry Forrest said: “This marks an important step for us and our clients,” Larry Forrest said. “We look forward to expanding what we can provide our customers going forward as a result of the broad resources within the Hilb Group.”
Michael Forrest said: “We are excited to be a part of the Hilb Group. Their commitment to personal service and offering the latest in solutions and protection represents a perfect match for helping our clients meet their daily and long-term needs.”