Hylant Leadership:
Our Clients Come First.

"For nearly 20 years, I have seen Hylant put clients first in everything we do, and I am humbled to continue that tradition. As Hylant looks toward the future, the shifts we are making in our vision will allow us to better serve our clients, becoming true advisors with more resources for them to grow their businesses while protecting what they care about most."

Bubba Berenzweig
Chief Executive Officer

As announced last year, Bubba Berenzweig will take the helm as chief executive officer on January 1, 2022. Mike Hylant will retire from day-to-day operations but will serve as executive chairman. Other transitions include:

  • Chief Financial Officer Jon Strole – retiring at the end of 2023; Current Chief Operating Officer Andy Dale – assuming the CFO role
  • Current Senior Vice President, Transactional Risk, Joe Herman – assuming the COO role
  • Property & Casualty President Craig Markos – retiring at the end of 2022; President Sherry Gonzalez – assuming P&C global leadership

Scroll down to see familiar names and faces of many senior leaders you have worked with through the years.

Business Solutions & Strategy Leaders

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Sherry Gonzalez

Property & Casualty

+ The Property & Casualty Team
McDaniel

Pat McDaniel

Specialty Services

Hawker

Lisa Hawker

Employee Benefits

Markos

Craig Markos

Transition Support & Success
Retiring at the end of 2022

Packo

Tony Packo

Chief Strategy Officer

Richard-Hylant

Richard Hylant

Growth & Innovation

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Jon Strole

Transition Support & Success
Retiring at the end of 2023

Corporate Functional Leaders

Bill-Pridgeon

Bill Pridgeon

President

Andy-Dale

Andy Dale

Chief Financial Officer

joe-herman

Joe Herman

Chief Operations Officer

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Deb Bubp

Chief Talent Officer

Dave-blum

David Blum

Chief Information Technology Officer

bridget-scott

Bridget Scott

VP of Brand & Marketing

Regional Leaders

NORTHEAST

With offices in Toledo, Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Findlay, Beverly Hills and Irvine.

Chris-Godley

Chris Godley
Regional CEO

Kim-Riley

Kim Riley
Regional COO

GREAT LAKES

With offices in Ann Arbor, Bloomington, Chicago, Detroit, Elkhart, Fort Wayne, Grand Rapids and Indianapolis.

Clay-Jennings

Clay Jennings
Regional CEO

Matt-hylant

Matt Hylant
Regional COO

SOUTHEAST

With offices in Atlanta, Miami, Jacksonville, Nashville and Orlando.

Brian-Boone

Brian Boone
Regional CEO

Mark-Nixon

Mark Nixon
Regional COO

EMERGING MARKETS

The emerging markets office will elevate existing markets for growth opportunities and take Hylant into new territories.

Dave-Norris

David Norris
Regional CEO

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Regional Leaders

NORTHEAST

With offices in Toledo, Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Findlay, Beverly Hills and Irvine.

Chris-Godley
Kim-Riley

Chris Godley
Regional CEO

Kim Riley
Regional COO

GREAT LAKES

With offices in Ann Arbor, Bloomington, Chicago, Detroit, Elkhart, Fort Wayne, Grand Rapids and Indianapolis.

Clay-Jennings
Matt-hylant

Clay Jennings
Regional CEO

Matt Hylant
Regional COO

SOUTHEAST

With offices in Atlanta, Miami, Jacksonville, Nashville and Orlando.
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Brian-Boone
Mark-Nixon

Brian Boone
Regional CEO

Mark Nixon
Regional COO

EMERGING MARKETS

The emerging markets office will elevate existing markets for growth opportunities and take Hylant into new territories.

Dave-Norris

David Norris
Regional CEO