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Barnard Donegan Insurance Acquires Beck Special Risk Division

BDI and Beck Special Risk partner to offer even more risk solutions to their clients

SEGUIN, Texas – May 19, 2022 – Barnard Donegan Insurance is proud to announce the acquisition of the Beck Special Risk Division from the Beck Benefits company in Austin, Texas.

Julie Davis, the President of Beck Special Risk, will be joining BDI as the Program Development Manager, continuing her work in building niche markets and affinity programs for select industries. “Clients and industry partners are attracted to expertise in the insurance industry,” says Davis. Our approach to building our Agency allows us to introduce new solutions to problems and challenges, helps clients reduce risks, and gives us a competitive edge to solve problems for our clients that other Agencies cannot do.”

David Pope, CEO of BDI, says of the merger, “We are thrilled to have such an experienced niche market manager join our team. As BDI continues to build expertise in several verticals, Julie’s experience will help round out our team in delivering real value to our selected niches.”

BDI is an independent insurance agency based in Seguin, Texas. Founded in 1911, the company focuses on non-profits and churches, hospitality, habitational, and transportation risks. The Beck Company is an industry leader in delivering innovative, creative solutions to commercial insurance and risk management.