TAMPA, FL (July 12, 2016) –

Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners (BKS-Partners), one of the top 100 largest independent insurance brokerage firms in the U.S., announces the appointment of Steve Olson to Advisor.

Steve comes to BKS with over 25 years of industry experience in the Tampa Bay market. Most recently, Steve served as Area Senior Vice President for Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc. Prior to that he served as Area President, Tampa where he managed all aspects of recruiting, sales, service, financials, and client engagement oversight for Gallagher. Steve also served 12 years with Aon Consulting where he represented clients of all sizes in the development of forward looking benefits strategies.

“We’re so excited to welcome Steve to BKS,” says Elizabeth Krystyn, Founding Partner. “His passion for the industry and his employee benefits acumen are valued attributes. We’re eager to deploy his expertise.”

Steve has designations as both a Registered Employee Benefit Consultant and Registered Health Underwriter through the American College. As an advisor, he specializes in:

“BKS is deep-rooted and influential in the insurance industry, and I consider it an honor to work with them. I was drawn to their amazing culture and genuine passion for serving clients,” Steve adds.  “As an advisor, I look forward to working with the team to help companies develop creative strategies to deal with their most complex challenges.”

Steve will work from our Tampa office.

Steve Olson can be reached at 813.387.3830 or solson1@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 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 custom designed, which provides integrated coverage for all areas of a clients’ life. Headquartered in Tampa, with offices in Naples, Sarasota, Ft. Myers and Tallahassee, BKS is driven to make a difference in the community, rewarding colleagues’ community involvement and supporting more than 40 charitable organizations.