Alera Group Acquires ARMS Insurance Group
DEERFIELD, IL — Alera Group announced its acquisition of ARMS Insurance Group (ARMS), effective May 1, 2019.
ARMS, a General Agency headquartered in Bethel Park, Pennsylvania, has served insurance brokers throughout western Pennsylvania and the surrounding states for over 25 years. ARMS provides insurance brokers with sales support, distribution and streamlined service to a wide array of insurance markets. Primary areas of expertise include employee benefits, senior medical, individual medical and workers compensation products.
“ARMS Insurance Group, under the leadership of Tino Rionda, is an exciting expansion of our presence in Pennsylvania. We will work together to leverage ARMS’ brokerage reach and to create exceptional client experiences for ARMS brokers,” said Alan Levitz, CEO of Alera Group. “We are thrilled to welcome their remarkable team to our company.”
“As an Alera Group company, we look forward to offering expanded resources, tools and knowledge from a best in class service provider to our broker partners.” said Tino Rionda, Managing Partner of ARMS. “We are beyond excited about this opportunity for growth, learning and innovation, while remaining committed to the personal service our brokers have come to expect.”
All ARMS employees will continue operating out of the firm’s existing location under the name ARMS Insurance Group, an Alera Group Agency, LLC.