EPIC Adds Elliott as Executive VP in Austin

December 1, 2017

EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, the retail property/casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consulting subsidiary of EPIC Holdings, has added insurance brokerage industry veteran Sam Elliott in Austin, Texas.

Elliot will lead EPIC’s new business development efforts nationally and will report directly to Peter Garvey, CEO of EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants.

Across a career spanning nearly 40 years, Elliott has held management and executive leadership position at both regional and national brokerage firms, including Jardine Insurance Brokers, Alexander & Alexander Insurance Brokers, ABD Insurance & Financial Services and, most recently, Wells Fargo Insurance Services.

At Wells Fargo, Elliott served as executive vice president and regional managing director, where he was responsible for managing and overseeing all of Wells Fargo’s insurance operations in the Western U.S. including Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Idaho, California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Hawaii.

Operations included risk management services, property/casualty brokerage, employee benefits consulting, management liability, and claims and risk control services. Elliot’s responsibilities included financial performance, sales leadership, recruiting and training, service excellence, mergers and acquisitions, and quality assurance.

EPIC now has more than 1,400 team members operating from 50 offices across the U.S., providing property/casualty, employee benefits, specialty programs and private client products and services to more than 20,000 clients.

EPIC is backed by Oak Hill Capital Partners.

Source: EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants