Esten & Richard Agency joins World Insurance Associates

Iselin, NJ, Feb. 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — World Insurance Associates LLC (World), a top 50 insurance brokerage firm, announced today that it has acquired the business of Esten & Richard Agency, Inc. (“Esten & Richard”) has taken over. ) of Woonsocket, RI on December 31, 2022. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Esten & Richard has been helping clients with their insurance needs for over 70 years. They offer all types of business and personal insurance programs.

“Our aim is to continue to offer our customers the best possible insurance cover and service in order to protect their assets and thereby ensure their financial well-being,” says Frank Richard, President of Esten & Richard agency. “Partnering with World Insurance Associates will further strengthen our ability to do this.”

“On behalf of World, I would like to welcome Esten & Richard to the family,” said Rich Eknoian, CEO and co-founder of WIA. “They have a strong commitment to quality service and I know they will be a great addition to our team.”

Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla provided legal advice to World and ForTrust Diligence advised on the transaction. Parrett Porto Parese & Colwell provided legal advice to Esten & Richard and BH Burke advised on the transaction. No other advisors, care firms or legal counsel have been identified.

About World Insurance Associates LLC

Headquartered in Iselin, NJ, World Insurance Associates LLC (World) is a nationally recognized, full-service insurance organization providing individuals and businesses with world-class products and services in personal and commercial insurance, employee and executive benefits, retirement planning, and… Financial Services offers human resource management solutions. Since its inception in 2011, World has completed over 180 acquisitions and serves clients from more than 250 offices across the United States. World ranked 34th on the list of the 100 Largest U.S. Business Insurance Brokers, 3rd on the list of Fastest Growing Business Insurance Brokers, 3rd on the list of Fastest Growing Business Insurance Benefits Brokers, and ranked #24 on Insurance Journal’s Top 100 P&C Agencies and

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