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Leavitt Group Welcomes Mark Russ As Senior Executive Vice President

The Leavitt Group is pleased to announce that Mark Russ will now serve as the senior executive vice president and managing co-owner of the Leavitt Group’s Los Angeles office.

“I am excited to join the Leavitt Group, and I look forward to leading a great team to continue the legacy of serving and valuing our clients,” said Russ. Russ will focus on fostering an atmosphere where principled agents can thrive and clients are well-served.

Russ has been in the insurance industry for over 30 years. He has deep experience in both sales and service for commercial and risk management accounts, including manufacturing, construction, and non-profit organizations. Prior to joining the Leavitt Group, Russ worked as an area senior vice president for Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services overseeing and managing production goals and client retention. Other responsibilities included producer recruitment, sales team development, client creation, renewal retention strategies, division profitability, and product development.

Leavitt Group clients benefit from the experience, the resources, and the strong insurance company relationships that are leveraged on their behalf to effectively manage their needs for risk transfer, risk management, employee benefits, and other related services.

Ranked as the 2nd largest privately-held brokerage in the nation, the Leavitt Group provides their clients with greater insurance market access, specialty products, and a wide-range of insurance programs. Clients look to the Leavitt Group for property and casualty risk management, employee benefits solutions, and individual insurance policies. Clients also benefit from the consultative approach to risk management found within the culture of each office and the unique flexibility that comes with local, on-the-ground agency owners.

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