Press Release

Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners Expands Its Southwest Florida Presence with the Hire of Christine Sullivan

FT MYERS, FL (September 15, 2014) – Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners (BKS-Partners) brings new commercial insurance capabilities to Southwest Florida with the addition of Christine Sullivan. Christine was brought on as a Commercial Risk Advisor in the Ft. Myers office.

“Having Christine on board adds huge value for employers in Southwest Florida and throughout the state by expanding commercial insurance services,” said Garrett Gardi, Managing Advisor at BKS, Naples. “BKS-Partners is differentiated by our holistic approach, and Christine is just another way we can ensure clients are protected in all aspects of their lives.”

“BKS-Partners has been growing over 20% annually since inception,” said Trevor Baldwin, Managing Director of Commercial Risk Management at BKS-Partners. “To continue this growth trajectory, it is imperative that we continue to attract and retain colleagues with the skill set and capability of delivering our holistic value proposition, and remain focused on crafting new solutions to help our clients navigate their risk issues. Christine has an incredible amount of experience and is a tremendous addition to our team.”

 “I design insurance coverage and risk management services that respond to businesses’ unique risks and exposures and have over 25 years of experience in commercial insurance,” said Christine Sullivan, Managing Advisor at BKS-Partners. “It’s refreshing to join an organization that cares about its colleagues and has a culture that’s anything but corporate.”

Prior to joining BKS-Partners, Christine worked with a financial services company for over 15 years as an insurance sales executive. She has extensive experience working with architects and engineers, nursing homes, independent living facilities and group homes.

Christine Sullivan may be reached at 813.987.6838 csullivan@bks-partners.com.

About Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners
Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners (BKS-Partners) is an award-winning independent insurance brokerage firm providing private risk management, commercial risk management, employee benefits, and Vitality™ programs to clients wherever life takes them throughout the U.S. and internationally. One of the largest privately held firms in Florida, BKS-Partners takes a holistic and boutique approach to insurance architecture and risk management. The firm builds personalized client relationships and utilizes a proprietary process called RiskMapping™ to examine client lifestyles, passions, professions and business ventures generating a 360° view of their unique risk profile. BKS Holistic Protection™ is then custom designed, which provides integrated coverage for all areas of a clients’ life. Headquartered in Tampa, with six offices located throughout the state of Florida, BKS-Partners is driven to make a difference in their communities, rewarding colleagues’ community involvement and supporting over 40 charitable organizations. www.bks-partners.com