Hutchinson Traylor acquires Wiggins Insurance

Written By: kelseyads

Date: June 11, 2018

  Hutchinson Traylor, a leading provider of insurance services and employee benefits consulting, today announced that it has acquired Wiggins Insurance of Columbus, GA.  The transaction closed effective May 1st, 2018. Based in Columbus, Georgia, Wiggins Insurance specializes in a wide range of Personal and Commercial insurance products and services.   “We’ve known Terry for many years and have admired the professionalism and customer service his firm provides their clients, said Hutchinson Traylor President, Wesley Smith.  “We are excited to welcome Terry and his team to the Hutchinson Traylor family and we’re proud to say that this merger will create the largest, locally owned insurance agency in the Columbus area.” The entire Wiggins Insurance team will soon join Hutchinson Traylor at their Columbus office on Bradley Park Drive.   “It has been a very smooth transition so far,” said Michael Dollar, Principal and Chief Operating Officer of Hutchinson Traylor.  “We are gratified that Wiggins clients will continue to be served by the same caring people they already know but now with access to even more resources and an expanded selection of insurance carriers.”   Hutchinson Traylor is a multi-year recipient of the prestigious National Best Practices recognition and, last year, […]


 

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