FORT WASHINGTON, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Patriot Growth Insurance Services, LLC (“Patriot”), one of the country’s largest and fastest-growing national insurance agencies, today announced the appointment of Patrick Savage as Senior Vice President of Operations. In this role, Mr. Savage will lead the thoughtful integration of Patriot’s agencies across the U.S., and provide executive leadership in information technology, carrier relationships and new agency partner on-boarding.
Mr. Savage joins Patriot from NFP, a national insurance brokerage and consulting firm, where he served in a variety of executive roles since 2016. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NFP’s Central U.S. Region, and he previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the firm’s Midwest Property & Casualty business. Mr. Savage brings deep operational, financial and information technology experience to his role at Patriot. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan, and lives and works in Ann Arbor, MI.
“Patriot has curated an incredible group of agency partners across the country, with a culture and spirit that is unlike anything I’ve experienced previously,” said Mr. Savage. “It’s easy to see why over 30 great agencies have joined Patriot in its first 16 months, with many more in the process of doing so. I’m excited to work with these entrepreneurs as we continue to build the best national insurance agency in the U.S.”
“Patrick is a fantastic addition to Patriot’s executive leadership team,” said Matt Gardner, founder and CEO of Patriot. “Our operating model calls for the thoughtful integration of agencies, resulting in a high degree of local operating autonomy. Patrick is uniquely qualified to support our agency partners’ growth while ensuring best practices throughout the enterprise. Patrick’s experience, expertise and personality make him a perfect fit for our firm, and I couldn’t be happier to welcome him into the Patriot family.”
About Patriot Growth Insurance Services
Founded in 2019, Patriot is a growth-focused national insurance services firm that partners with employee benefits and property & casualty agencies across the United States. With over 500 professionals operating in 48 locations across 13 states, Patriot’s collaborative model delivers resources and strategic support to its agencies, whose leaders continue to operate with a high degree of autonomy in their local markets. Patriot’s unique equity model creates true alignment with its partner agencies, and its operating philosophy fosters enhanced career opportunities for its dedicated and professional team. Patriot is backed by growth equity investor Summit Partners. For more information, please visit www.patriotgis.com.