Tom Cook, Jr. CIC

Tom Cook, Jr. CIC
Senior Vice President
Brown & Brown of Florida, Inc.

Upon graduating from college Tom entered Law School and after his first year was brought into the US Army to serve our country. His Insurance Career began with The General Adjustment Bureau in October 1965, where he spent two years as an All Lines Claims Adjuster. Afterwards, joining Delray Beach Insurance Agency, Inc., he learned the “nuts & bolts” of the insurance business. Later with James/Hawkins & Associates, Inc. he served as Executive Vice President of Operations of the three branch offices. In October 1983 we merged James/Hawkins with Brown & Brown, Inc., creating one of Florida’s largest statewide Property and Casualty insurance agencies. Brown & Brown is presently ranked as the 6th largest insurance broker in the United States, licensed in every state and currently has 247 offices. Mr. Cook presently serves as Senior Vice President of the Palm Beach Division. He holds the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor, specializing in insurance and risk management for the interval ownership resort and development industry.