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Tim Leman Honored by Business Insurance's 40 Under 40 Regional Broker Leaders Program

Oct 10, 2013 11:19:43 AM


– Tim Leman, President & CEO of Gibson has been named to Business Insurance® 40 Under 40 Regional Broker Leaders program.
"We are proud to be able to recognize the incredible talent base that exists in the commercial insurance brokerage sector," said Gavin Souter, Editor of Business Insurance®.

"Our nomination process for the program was rigorous and the process of selecting only 40 honorees from an outstanding group of nominees was challenging. We are confident that this year's 40 Under 40 class represents the best and the brightest in the broker community."

Eight honorees were selected in five regions (West, Northeast, Southwest, Southeast and Midwest) nationwide.

“Tim is one of the top leaders in the insurance industry right now,” said Larry Linne, President & CEO of Sitkins International. “Watch out for this guy. He is early in his career and already doing great things in the business world.”

Tim joined Gibson in 2005 as the Director of Employee Benefits, was named a stockholder in 2006, Chief Growth Officer in 2007 when he also joined the Executive Leadership Team, was named President in 2009, and CEO in 2011. He received Michiana’s 40 Under 40 honor in 2008 and was named the 2013 Outstanding Young Business Leader from Chamber of Commerce of St. Joseph County

Under Tim’s leadership, Gibson has been honored with a number of accomplishments, including:

  • 2013 Best Places To Work in Indiana
  • 2013 Top 100 Privately Held Agencies in the U.S.
  • 2013 Fit Friendly Worksite
  • 2013 Best Practices Agency (20th year in a row)
  • 2010 ESOP implementation

Tim is on the Indiana State University Dean’s Executive Council where he provides guidance to the Scott College of Business, on the national board of trustees for Gamma Iota Sigma, a member of the Indiana chapter of Young Presidents’ Organization, and is the Vice Chair on the board of directors for the Boys and Girls Club of St. Joseph County.

Gibson is a regional insurance broker and risk management services firm. With offices in South Bend, Plymouth, Indianapolis, and Fort Wayne, Indiana, Gibson is 100% employee owned and ranks in the top 1% of independent agencies in the nation. Visit www.gibsonins.com for more information.


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