TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Integrity announces that industry veteran Dick Dowd has been appointed Executive Vice President. He reports to Bob Ritchie, President and CEO, and is responsible for all sales and marketing staff and initiatives. Dowd will spearhead initiatives that further augment the Company’s solid foundation and will drive its growth, brand presence and market share. In this role, he will also work closely with the CEO and COO on the Company’s overall strategy and execution.
Dowd has a deep breadth of experience in personal, commercial, standard and specialty insurance lines of business and a proven track record of producing results far outpacing the industry. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Aegis General, where he led the expansion of top and bottom line growth, expanding the company’s geographic, product and distribution footprint from 11 to 35 states. Dick also served in an executive capacity at Munich Re’s American Modern Insurance Group, where he spearheaded company sales and marketing initiatives that created profitable growth from $500 million to $1.2 billion during his twelve-year tenure.
“Throughout his 30+ year career, Dick has garnered a unique and deep blend of expertise in all facets of our business,” said Bob Ritchie, President and CEO, American Integrity. “He is able to draw on his extensive knowledge and relationships, while also embracing innovative solutions to drive growth and profitability. What is truly key to his success is his unparalleled ability to inspire and energize teams through his inspiring leadership style. I am elated that Dick has joined our American Integrity leadership team.”
Dick is experienced in Florida’s property insurance market, having worked for national and regional carriers that have served Florida’s homeowners. He has assumed responsibility for the company’s field sales, internal sales, marketing and agency management teams. He is tasked with helping his employees further deepen American Integrity’s partnerships with preferred independent agency partners, and increase the company’s footprint and brand awareness throughout Florida.
“As the fifth-largest domestic insurance carrier in Florida, American Integrity has already achieved immense success,” said Dowd. “I am excited to lead our sales and marketing teams as we work to elevate the Company’s already well-established brand and value proposition, taking it to even greater success with our policyholders and agency partners.”
“As one of Florida’s premier residential property insurers, American Integrity has the employees, leadership, technology and processes in place to provide the products, service and protection that our customers deserve,” Dowd stated. “I am honored to serve in this new role to deliver even greater success in the future.”
American Integrity continues to demonstrate its commitment to providing Floridians with sound, comprehensive insurance coverage and an extraordinary customer experience. Offering traditional and high valued homeowners insurance, condo insurance, renters insurance, American Integrity is also proud to offer extra protection, including flood insurance, umbrella insurance, golf cart insurance, boat insurance, cyber coverage and identity theft protection as well as equipment breakdown coverage, to help address a broad range of needs facing Florida homeowners today.
About American Integrity Insurance Group (American Integrity)
American Integrity Insurance, the fifth largest Florida domiciled residential property insurer, has in excess of 300,000 customers and is represented by more than 1,000 independent agents. The Tampa-based company offers sound and comprehensive property insurance solutions, including traditional home insurance and coverage for vacant homes, condominiums, manufactured homes, dwelling fire, umbrella, golf cart, X-Wind policies, cyber coverage, and small boat coverage.
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