Hub International Limited announced that Hub International of California Insurance Services Inc. (HUB California) has acquired the assets of Nett & Champion Insurance Services (Nett & Champion), a Santa Barbara, California-based agency specializing in employee benefit consulting and brokerage services.
The Nett & Champion team, including owners Gary Nett and Michael Champion, will join HUB California at its existing Santa Barbara office.
“The acquisition of Nett & Champion adds greater depth and breadth to the specialized practices that Hub international continues to build,” said HUB California President, Kirk Christ. “In addition to benefiting locally from the great reputation that Gary Nett and Michael Champion have developed, HUB California also looks forward to tapping into the many years of experience that these gentlemen have in the broad spectrum of employee benefit plan selection and ongoing consulting and support services, and bringing this expertise to our clients.”
“Joining HUB California allows us to leverage our expertise and service capabilities with the personnel and technological resources of a national insurance, consulting and risk-management organization,” noted Nett.