Strategic Insurance Solutions

The Plexus Groupe Makes Bold Move for Growth and Expansion Nationally with Addition of Industry Executive Brian Morgan

Brian Morgan

President and Chief Growth & Strategy Officer

The Plexus Groupe is pleased to announce the addition of industry leader Brian Morgan as President and Chief Growth & Strategy Officer. He brings twenty years of industry experience, with a deep background in accelerating growth organically, recruiting industry leading talent and orchestrating strategic acquisitions.

As an innovative industry leader, Morgan is known for building dynamic cultures where sales teams thrive in exceeding client expectations through collaboration and knowledge sharing to create the best possible outcomes. Prior to joining The Plexus Groupe, Morgan served as the Head of U.S. Growth and Southeast Operations for Integro Insurance Brokers. Morgan also previously served in various senior leadership roles for Marsh & McLennan and Willis Towers Watson in the Southeast.

Founder and CEO Walter Fawcett, III commented, “Brian brings a dynamic skill set that embodies the foundation of our firm, broadcasting a clear signal of our plans to grow our platform strategically across the country. He enables professionals to feel valued in delivering exceptional service and growing careers with a clear path. Our focus is to attract the best talent, agnostic to geography, but keenly focused on industry and technical verticals.”

Morgan commented, “It is an honor to join Walt and the Plexus family. I am excited to be a part of an independent firm built with a clearly defined culture of doing the right thing for its associates and clients. The team has worked hard to create a unique and inspiring culture under Walt’s guiding vision, that I am confident will attract top industry talent and partners. I look forward to working with all the Plexus associates to expand our business and national footprint.”

The Plexus Groupe offers innovative solutions in employee benefits, property & casualty insurance, corporate retirement plans, personal lines insurance, benefits technology services, and mergers & acquisitions. Additionally, the Plexus Global Network gives clients access to insurance placement in 130 countries around the world. Plexus is headquartered in Deer Park, Ill., with additional locations in Chicago, Dallas, and Oklahoma City.

For more information on strategic insurance solutions, please contact The Plexus Groupe at 847-307-6100 and ask to speak to a client executive.

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The Plexus Groupe Hires Kari Fredrick as Vice President of HR

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The Plexus Groupe, an innovative, client-focused insurance brokerage and risk management consulting firm, has hired Kari Fredrick as Vice President of Human Resources.

Fredrick brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in human resources, said Matthew McKenna, Chief Financial Officer of The Plexus Groupe.

“Kari’s expertise is in developing and implementing strategic human resource initiatives that will ultimately help make our already thriving company the best workplace possible for our associates,” McKenna said.

Fredrick earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and a master’s degree from Roosevelt University in human resources management. She then attended Argosy University to earn a doctorate degree in business administration and holds the SHRM Senior Certified Professional credentials for HR.

Fredrick spent the last 14 years working in the manufacturing industry and now looks forward to showcasing her skills in the insurance industry with The Plexus Groupe.

“It is an honor to join the Plexus team,” Fredrick said. “I am excited to visit each office and become part of the culture of this great company.”

The Plexus Groupe offers innovative solutions in employee benefits, property and casualty, corporate retirement plans, personal lines insurance, human resources administration/consulting, benefits technology services, and mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, the Plexus Global Network gives clients access to insurance placement in 130 countries around the world. Plexus is headquartered in Deer Park, Ill., with additional locations in Chicago, Dallas, and Oklahoma City.

For more information on strategic insurance solutions, please contact the firm at 847-307-6100 and ask to speak to a client executive. The firm can also be reached via the Web at www.PlexusGroupe.com.