ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hylant, one of the nation's largest privately owned insurance brokerage firms, names Brian Boone President of its Orlando, Fla., location.
From 2009 to 2013, Brian held the role of employee benefits client executive at Hylant. He was most recently the president of Fireside Health Care Center in Santa Monica, Calif., where he led a staff of 140 employees to exceed their financial goals three years in a row.
As the Orlando office leader, Brian will oversee associate development and assume the responsibility of business growth in the Employee Benefits and Property & Casualty sectors.
"Brian is a former member of the Hylant family who understands and is committed to our core values," said Patrick McDaniel, Partnership Leader and President, Detroit office. "We look forward to his leadership in the areas of client retention, new business development and talent recruitment."
A Florida native and graduate of Rollins College, Brian will return to Hylant on April 10.
Brian replaces Andria Herr, who was promoted to senior vice president, Employee Benefits Client Strategy and Resource Development at Hylant's corporate level.
Hylant, an eight-consecutive-year winner of Best Places to Work in Insurance, was founded in 1935 and is a full-service insurance brokerage with 14 offices in Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Tennessee and Florida. As a member of the Worldwide Broker Network, Hylant offers complete risk management services, employee benefits brokerage and consultation, loss control, healthcare management and insurance solutions for businesses and individuals.
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