Austin Jett Achieves Partner Status at BKS Partners

Austin Jett Achieves Partner Status at BKS Partners

Tampa, FL (March 22, 2023) – Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners, LLC (“BKS Partners”) an indirect subsidiary of BRP Group, Inc. (“BRP Group”) (NASDAQ: BRP), an insurance brokerage and risk management firm headquartered in Tampa, FL, is pleased to announce the appointment of Austin Jett to Partner.

Austin graduated from Appalachian State University with a double degree in Anthropology and Latin American studies. Upon graduating, he moved to Costa Rica, where he spent four years working as an English professor at EARTH University in Guapiles, Limon, Costa Rica.

Austin then returned to the United States, where he earned his Master of Business Administration at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga while working as a Spanish language reporter for the Chattanooga Times Free Press. He began working at RBA Benefits in 2013 as an employee benefits advisor and joined BRP as a partner when RBA/TBA partnered in June of 2020.

“The partnership with BRP has proven to be very valuable for RBA Benefits, as well as our clients. For me personally, I have been given the tools to operate as a member of a larger organization, while also being able to continue to provide the local service that so many of our clients desire. I look forward to our continued growth as a company as well as my own personal growth.” – Austin Jett

“Austin has grown immensely since joining our team and has a unique aptitude for our business that consistently benefits his clients. One of the things that makes Austin different is that he is profoundly inquisitive and is looking to improve. Many people say that, but Austin actually does it. He puts in the work and the results are there. He has been at the top of the True North leaderboard for EBG for the last two years with no signs of slowing down.” – Chris Poynter, Senior Managing Partner

Austin Jett can be reached at


BKS Partners is an award-winning entrepreneur-led and inspired insurance brokerage firm delivering expertly crafted Commercial Insurance and Risk Management, Private Insurance and Risk Management, Employee Benefits and Benefits Administration, Asset and Income Protection, and Risk Mitigation strategies to clients wherever their passions and businesses take them throughout the U.S. and abroad. BKS Partners has award-winning industry expertise, colleagues, competencies, insurers, and, most importantly, a highly differentiated culture that our clients consider an invaluable expansion of their business. Learn more at

BRP Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRP) is an independent insurance distribution firm delivering tailored insurance and risk management insights and solutions that give our clients the peace of mind to pursue their purpose, passion and dreams. We are innovating the industry by taking a holistic and tailored approach to risk management, insurance and employee benefits, and support our clients, Colleagues, Insurance Company Partners and communities through the deployment of vanguard resources and capital to drive our growth. BRP Group represents over 900,000 clients across the United States and internationally. For more information, please visit

This press release may contain various “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which represent BRP Group’s expectations or beliefs concerning future events. Forward-looking statements are statements other than historical facts and may include statements that address future operating, financial or business performance or BRP Group’s strategies or expectations. In some cases, you can identify these statements by forward-looking words such as “may”, “might”, “will”, “should”, “expects”, “plans”, “anticipates”, “believes”, “estimates”, “predicts”, “projects”, “potential”, “outlook” or “continue”, or the negative of these terms or other comparable terminology. Forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations and beliefs and involve significant risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results, developments and business decisions to differ materially from those contemplated by these statements.

Factors that could cause actual results or performance to differ from the expectations expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, those described under the caption “Risk Factors” in BRP Group’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2021, and BRP Group’s other filings with the SEC, which are available free of charge on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at:, including those risks and other factors relevant to the business, financial condition and results of operations of BRP Group and factors related to the potential effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on BRP Group’s business, financial condition and results of operations. Should one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those indicated. All forward-looking statements and all subsequent written and oral forward-looking statements attributable to BRP Group or to persons acting on behalf of BRP Group are expressly qualified in their entirety by reference to these risks and uncertainties. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and BRP Group does not undertake any obligation to update them in light of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required under applicable law.

For Immediate Release:                                                                                              

March 22, 2022

Media Contact:

Chelsea Pastrana


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