TAMPA, Fla. – (Jan. 5, 2018) – Lykes Insurance, a premier commercial insurance firm with offices in Tampa, Sarasota, Fort Myers and Winter Park, has hired John S. Lowry as a private risk advisor in the Tampa office, serving clients in all offices.
“John is a great addition to our private risk management practice,” says Rob Pariseau, executive vice president. “His deep experience in the insurance and financial services industries will be of great benefit to clients and to our operations.”
Prior to joining Lykes, Lowry was owner and founder of JSL Insurance and Financial Services; senior account manager, personal lines and employee benefits with The Elan Group; partner and VP sales for Grant Homes; and senior advisor and consultant for Southeast region for Heritage Family of Funds and director of the national sales desk, both at Raymond James Financial.
Lowry earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Science-Economics from the University of South Florida and holds Florida 2-20 Property and Casualty and 2-15 Health and Life licenses, as well as a Series 6 license. He is a past board member and former chairman of The Children’s Cancer Center.
About Lykes Insurance
Lykes Insurance was founded in 1925 by Lykes Bros. Inc., a 102-year-old privately held Florida-based company. As a premier commercial insurance firm with offices in Tampa, Fort Myers, Sarasota and Winter Park, Lykes Insurance focuses on building long lasting partnerships with companies and individuals, providing protection for businesses, managing risk and designing innovative benefit solutions. For more information, please visit www.lykesinsurance.com.