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Barry Whitton

Barry Whitton

Managing Director

Practice Area

Commercial

Specialty

Property

Habitational

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BIO

Currently, Managing Director—Burns & Wilcox Brokerage and Burns & Wilcox Atlanta office – Barry is responsible for the combined oversight of the brokerage operation as well as the contact binding operation. 

During his 34 years in the industry, Barry has accumulated an impressive list of awards, from Insurance Business America Hot 100—2018, Insurance Business America Top Specialist Broker—Real Estate—2018 and Kaufman Presidents Club/1 Million Dollar Club—2017, 2018, 2019 to Kaufman Chairman’s Club – 2018 and Excellence in Leadership Management Award—2016. Barry currently oversees 15 employees in BW Brokerage (Property, Casualty and Professional Liability) and 35 in BW binding (Commercial and Personal). He’s also worked on multiple Fortune 50 company property programs as well as three State programs.

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

  • Insurance Business Hot 100 Award (2018)
  • Insurance Business Top Specialist Brokers (2018)

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