High Street Insurance Partners Deepens Regional Presence In Northern Michigan with Add-on Acquisition of KorthaseFlinn Insurance & Financial Services

Traverse City, MI – May 15, 2019 – High Street Insurance Partners (“High Street”), a provider of specialty business and personal insurance solutions, announced today that it has acquired KorthaseFlinn Insurance & Financial Services (“KF” or “the Company”), an independent insurance and financial services firm.

Based in Boyne City, Michigan, with additional offices in East Jordan, Gaylord and Petoskey, KF is one of northern Michigan’s largest independent insurance and financial services firms. KF provides specialized business, employee benefits, financial and personal insurance solutions. The Company’s employees currently serve over ten thousand clients throughout the Midwest.

“KF’s experienced employees and excellent client service have built the Company a strong reputation in the insurance industry,” said Scott Wick, Managing Partner & Chief Executive Officer of High Street. “We are confident that KF’s focus on providing tailored risk solutions to its clients and robust customer network will enhance our ability to service new and existing relationships at the highest level.”

Randy Flinn, President of KF, will continue to lead the Company while reporting to Randall Koch, Managing Partner & Chief Operating Officer of High Street.  Flinn said, “our partnership with High Street will help us elevate our customer services and grow our expertise, and we are incredibly excited about the opportunity this presents for our company, customers, employees and all of our stakeholders.”  

KF is the fourth business HSIP has acquired since forming the company in August 2018.  Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

About High Street Insurance Partners

Headquartered in Traverse City, Michigan, High Street Insurance Partners provides specialty business and personal insurance solutions to a wide range of industries. High Street Insurance Partners distinguishes itself through the specialization of its practice groups, leveraging the collective expertise of its partners to provide tailored solutions to its customers. Aligning industry expertise with insurance products and services expertise, it significantly enhances the customer experience and provides agency partners the opportunity to grow and expand with their customer base.

About KorthaseFlinn Insurance & Financial Services

Founded in 1926, KorthaseFlinn Insurance & Financial Services is one of Northern Michigan’s largest independent insurance and financial services firms. The Company’s team of professionals from various backgrounds, bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to solve client’s risk management problems and to help them protect and accumulate assets. Today it operates four offices and services over ten thousand clients throughout the Midwest. For more information, please visit: www.korthaseflinn.com.

Media Contact: Randall K. Koch   +1 (231) 486-5660   rkoch@highstreetpartners.com