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Brown & Brown Becomes an Executive Partner of the Black Insurance Industry Collective

June 27, 2024 | Brown & Brown Insurance | Corporate News

We are pleased to announce that Brown & Brown has become an official Executive Partner of the Black Insurance Industry Collective (BIIC). This partnership highlights our unwavering commitment to fostering diversity and inclusion within the insurance industry.

Established in 2020 and affiliated with The Institutes, the Black Insurance Industry Collective™ (BIIC®) is the first industry-driven initiative solely dedicated to the development of Black professionals. BIIC aims to address the challenge of increasing the representation of people of color within the insurance industry. Its goal is to accelerate the advancement of Black professionals and significantly increase the representation of Black leaders at the executive level.

BIIC operates on three foundational pillars:

  • Mentoring & Sponsorship: Offering guidance and support to Black professionals to help them navigate and succeed in their careers.
  • Transformative Leadership: Equipping individuals with the skills and opportunities necessary to become influential leaders.
  • Empowered Networking: Creating a robust network of Black professionals who can support each other and share opportunities.

By supporting the development of Black talent, BIIC provides essential educational, networking and training opportunities that empower individuals to achieve their full potential.

As an Executive Partner, Brown & Brown will actively contribute to BIIC’s mission, helping to create a more inclusive and equitable industry. This collaboration reflects our ongoing efforts to promote diversity and champion initiatives that drive meaningful change and support the growth of underrepresented groups.

We are confident that this partnership will have a positive impact on our team and the broader insurance community. Together, we will work towards a future where leadership within the industry is diverse and inclusive.

Stay tuned for more updates and opportunities to get involved with BIIC initiatives. Let us continue to support and celebrate the advancement of Black professionals in the insurance sector.

For more information, please visit Black Insurance Industry Collective (


About Brown & Brown
Brown & Brown, Inc. is a leading insurance brokerage firm providing risk management solutions to individuals and businesses. Our commitment to excellence and innovation drives us to support diverse talent and promote inclusivity within the industry.

About BIIC®
The Black Insurance Industry Collective™ (BIIC®) is an organization focused on the professional growth of Black individuals in the insurance sector. Through various programs and initiatives, BIIC® aims to increase the representation of Black leaders and create opportunities for career advancement.