rbb Communications, an integrated communications firm and champion of Breakout Brands™, has been named the agency of record for Brown & Brown, Inc., (NYSE: BRO) the sixth largest insurance intermediary in the world. Brown & Brown chose rbb following an extensive RFP review. The agency will design and manage a strategic communications program engaging the agency’s PR, digital, social media and creative practices to help further Brown & Brown’s aggressive growth plans and build its long-standing brand.

“Brown & Brown is relentless in its pursuit to anticipate customer needs, exceed expectations and add value every step of the way to protect what people value most,” said Christine Barney, CEO of rbb Communications. “It’s a brand rbb can wrap its arms around employing our full suite of integrated tools and we look forward to enhancing their customer-focused approach and delivering bottom-line results.”

Headquartered in Daytona Beach, Brown & Brown Insurance offers a broad range of insurance products and services for business, public entity, individual, trade and professional association customers. The company has more than 8,700 teammates in over 230 locations in 40 states, as well as in England, Canada, Bermuda, and the Cayman Islands. Brown & Brown is a publicly owned corporation with its stock traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BRO (NYSE: BRO) and is part of Standard & Poor’s Mid-Cap 400 Index.

This announcement continues rbb’s momentum over the past 12 months, which has included the introduction of the Reputation & Risk Advisors division and the formalization of the agency’s global healthcare practice; adding a presence in the New York and Los Angeles-metro areas; and record revenue growth. In addition, the agency earned multiple industry recognitions for delivering award-winning communications work including a PRSA Silver Anvil Award in Multicultural Public Relations and a Platinum Adrian Award in Public Relations from the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI).

About rbb Communications

rbb is a leading integrated communications agency that champions breakout brands. Through proprietary research, rbb inspires companies with insights to create customer passion that delivers bottom line results. rbb’s family of brands offer media relations, digital marketing, influencer engagement, corporate communications, social media management and creative services/advertising. Specialty practices include consumer products/services, travel, health, entertainment, professional services, real estate and higher education. With offices in Miami, Fort. Lauderdale, New Jersey and Los Angeles, the firm also has international reach across more than 100 cities in 50 countries through its partnership in PROI Worldwide, the largest global network of independent communications agencies. For more information, call (305) 448-7450.