Merger forms largest independent insurance brokerage in Georgia
Savannah-based Seacrest Partners Inc. and Atlanta-based Sterling Risk Advisors Inc. merged operations July 1 to form Sterling Seacrest Partners Inc. The company is now the largest privately held, independent insurance brokerage in Georgia. The leadership team includes President David Paddison, Chairman Doug Rieder and CEO John Miller. Board members include Steve Eagle, Garry Hill, Susannah Kinsey, Garret Lazenby, Bartley Miller, Matt Miller and Cindy Robinett.