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Hylant--Grand Rapids Names New President

Jeff LumppGrand Rapids, Mich., May 4, 2017 – Hylant, one of the nation's largest privately owned insurance brokerage firms, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeff Lumpp to President of its Grand Rapids, Mich., office. In this role, Jeff will be responsible for building greater brand awareness, growing the Hylant business in West Michigan and further developing Hylant’s team of professionals.

“Jeff understands and is committed to our core values, and his financial industry experience makes him well-suited to help the Grand Rapids team connect with key clients and prospective clients, resulting in improved business retention, new business development and talent recruitment,” said Patrick McDaniel, Partnership Leader.

Prior to joining Hylant in 2016, Jeff held several executive-level positions with Fifth Third Bank, including regional CFO for Fifth Third Bank, Northwest Ohio. He received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich., and an executive master’s degree in business administration with emphasis in strategic management from Davenport University in Grand Rapids, Mich. He is licensed as a property and casualty agent in the state of Michigan.

Jeff replaces Greg Nemmers, who will transition into a commercial client executive role and senior vice president within the Grand Rapids office, in addition to working within Hylant’s Alternative Risk Practice across all Hylant offices.

About Hylant
Hylant, an eight-consecutive-year winner of Best Places to Work in Insurance, was founded in 1935 and is a full-service insurance brokerage with 14 offices in Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Tennessee and Florida. As a member of the Worldwide Broker Network, Hylant offers complete risk management services, employee benefits brokerage and consultation, loss control, health care management and insurance solutions for businesses and individuals.

Hylant is one of the largest privately held brokerage firms in the United States and serves a wide variety of clients locally, nationally and internationally. For more information, please contact Sandy Seitz at sandy.seitz@hylant.com or visit hylant.com. Follow Hylant on LinkedIn and Twitter (@hylantgroup).