For Immediate Release

March 4, 2021

“Crest Insurance Group Acquires S.G.B., Ltd.”

CREST Insurance Group, LLC of Tucson, AZ – Cody Ritchie, CEO of Crest, is excited to welcome Shawn Byrne and his team to the Crest family as part of the SGB Ltd. acquisition. Shawn graduated from the University of Missouri with a BS in Business Administration and a Charter Life Underwriter (CLU) in 2003. He founded his own agency, Creative Benefit Concepts in 1985 & had it for 28 years prior to becoming an employee benefits executive. He has been married to Susan for 33 years, he enjoys biking, hiking, golf, travel and Kansas City Chiefs football. The addition of Shawn and his team is a perfect extension of Crest’s recent growth. Shawn and the team will join the Crest family in the Scottsdale branch at 7272 E. Indian School Road.

Crest Insurance Group’s evolution into Arizona’s premier insurance agency began in 2010. Since then, Crest has grown to include offices in Tucson, Scottsdale, Mesa, Sierra Vista, Flagstaff, Denver, CO, Ft. Collins, CO & San Diego, CA. The growing brokerage firm writes insurance business throughout the Southwest with carriers & clients located nationwide. Crest takes great pride in their ability to serve all markets while retaining the hallmarks of a local agency. CREST looks forward to building upon the successes of Shawn and his team.

For more information:  call: 888-881-5765   CA dba: Crest Insurance Agency – CA License #0H16070 | CA dba: Crest Colorado Insurance Agency – License #0M96244

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Kathy Ketcham