Tampa, FL (March 27, 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 Fritz Archerd to Partner.
Fritz began his career in commercial insurance and surety when he joined BKS Partners in 2009. After eight years as the Surety Practice Leader at Lykes Insurance, Fritz rejoined BKS Partners through the Lykes Insurance partnership in 2019. Previously he led The Archerd Company, which provided project management and development services for such notable projects as Old Memorial Golf Club, Pepin Distribution Center, Kingsway Estates, and Tampa Gateway Park.
A former Certified Public Accountant, Fritz began his career with Arthur Andersen & Co. and later served as the Chief Financial Officer of Cheval Polo & Golf Club and Turner Equity Investors, an AMEX-listed REIT.
His philanthropic endeavors have included Academy Prep-Tampa and HB Plant High School Mentor Program. His board affiliations have included the Platinum Bank-Tampa Advisory Board, Gulf Ridge Council of the Boy Scouts of America, and Junior Achievement.
A graduate of Stetson University with a BBA, majoring in Accounting, Fritz and his wife live in Tampa and have three married children and nine grandchildren.
“I have the privilege of working with some of the best-managed companies around Florida and the Southeast. My diverse client base makes my work challenging, interesting, and exciting. Their success gives me immense satisfaction.” – Fritz Archerd, Partner
“We are excited to announce the promotion of Fritz Archerd to partner. During his career at BKS, Fritz has demonstrated a mastery of his craft and a dedication to providing his clients with world-class service. We look forward to supporting Fritz’s success in his new role of Partner.” – Jeff Hughes, Regional President – BKS Partners
Fritz Archerd can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT BKS PARTNERS
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 www.bks-partners.com.
ABOUT BRP GROUP, INC.
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 www.baldwinriskpartners.com.
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For Immediate Release: March 27, 2023