David Jordan, President and CEO
As in his prior roles and now as head of the Breckenridge Group, David is a champion of clients’ interests and in empowering the team to anticipate and excel in serving their needs. With nearly 40 years of property and casualty insurance industry expertise, he’s helped build several companies into trusted and respected leaders by way of discipline, transparency and collaboration. Before Breckenridge, David was with Vela Insurance of W.R. Berkley Corporation for a decade as President and CEO. There he grew the company significantly having tremendous success in addressing market needs with new products and an unwavering commitment to client service excellence. He additionally served in leadership roles as COO of Risk Specialists Companies and Senior Vice President of Lexington Insurance Company and a Vice President at both AIG and Atlantic Mutual Companies. As newly appointed to the helm of Breckenridge, David is looking to build on the firm foundation of the company now celebrating its tenth year of operation. He is enthusiastic about the opportunity to harness the entrepreneurial spirit and drive of the talented team within and preserve the innovative Breckenridge culture backed by strong financial investment and led by a proven management team. In his free time David can be found cooking and traveling, or both.
Trevor Pierce, President
Breckenridge Insurance Services was originally founded as International Placement Services, Inc. (IPSI) in 1981. As a regional wholesale insurance brokerage located in St. Louis, Missouri, IPSI built a solid reputation for providing competitive commercial insurance solutions to retail agents across a variety of industries.
In 2010, IPSI was acquired by Breckenridge Insurance Group and rebranded Breckenridge Insurance Services. This allowed the company to strategically invest and accelerate its growth in terms of skilled brokers, geographic presence, carrier partnerships and product offerings to best serve diverse clients nationwide. In 2019, Trevor Pierce was appointed as President, and his demonstrated sales leadership and staff development skills have earned him and his team honors within the company and the industry.
Breckenridge Insurance Services now has offices in Fresno and Irvine, California; Dallas, Houston and San Antonio, Texas; St. Louis, Missouri; Chicago, Illinois; Atlanta, Georgia; Charlotte, North Carolina; Baltimore, Maryland; Portland, Maine; Tampa, Florida.
Breckenridge Insurance Services brokers are expert analysts, risk-managers and negotiators supported by a team of dedicated professionals who know the wholesale insurance business. With more than 150 carrier partnerships—some spanning decades—our access to underwriters globally and as part of Breckenridge Insurance Group is unparalleled. With rich industry knowledge across a broad spectrum of insureds, we deliver timely and competitive coverage for standard and difficult to place needs.
For every wholesale commercial insurance opportunity, we work diligently to earn our clients’ business. We collaborate with our industry peers to deliver solutions that will create long-term success. Our independence allows us to pursue new channels to address unmet needs and emerging trends. Beyond a quote, we counsel our clients throughout the process to ensure the right product is placed for each unique insureds’ situation and we are readily available for ongoing guidance after the bind.
Breckenridge was named a 2021 Five-Star Broker & MGA “All Star” by Insurance Business America. Click here to read our press release.
OUR CULTURE AND VALUES
A truly positive culture comes from great people with clear values. As part of Breckenridge Group, we believe that “living our values” isn’t a task – but a way we approach each day. We embrace a more diverse and collaborative workplace that’s built on mutual trust and respect. This positive culture starts with clearly defined values that are brought to life by open and dedicated people who share a sincere passion for seeing challenges as opportunities for success.