HMS AGENCY, INC. ACQUIRES CASTLE & MCLENNAN INSURANCE AGENCY
ALBANY, NY (December 17, 2014) — HMS Agency, Inc., a full-service insurance agency located in Albany, announced that it has acquired Castle & McLennan Insurance Agency.
The purchase of Castle & McLennan, based in Ballston Spa, increases HMS’ market share and expands its geographic footprint in the Capital Region.
“We’re very excited to augment our commercial and personal lines business with the acquisition of Castle & McLennan,” said HMS Agency Partner Stephen Mather, noting that the investment provides an important strategic opportunity to grow HMS Agency throughout the Capital Region. “We’re looking forward to long-term relationships with our new clients.”
Castle & McLennan will remain in its current location at 48 Milton Avenue, Ballston Spa. The phone number is 518-885-5858. The name will change to HMSAgency, Inc. in the upcoming year.
HMS Agency, Inc. is a family-owned and operated full-service insurance agency offering complete lines of coverage and services. For almost 20 years, the staff of HMS Agency, Inc. has served more than 1500 businesses and individuals throughout upstate New York. Its mission is to listen to its clients’ needs and objectives and make recommendations that reflect what it believes are the best solutions for its clients. HMS Agency, Inc. is alsocertified as a Women Business Enterprise (WBE) by the New York State Economic Development Corp. New York's MWBE program works to assist the development of businesses owned and controlled by women and minority groups.
PHOTO CAPTION: The partners of HMS Agency, Inc. stand in front of their new office in Ballston Spa, NY. From left to right: Bill Mather, Jr, Steve Mather, Michele Seddon, Lori Anne Harris and Bill Mather, Sr.