Bird Loechl McCants & Holliday Advises Manry & Heston on Sale to Independent Insurance Agency Network Backed by BroadStreet Partners

October 30, 2023

ATLANTA, October 30, 2023 – Bird Loechl McCants & Holliday (BLM&H) represented Manry & Heston, Inc. and its shareholders on the sale of the company to Legacy Risk Solutions, LLC.

BLM&H corporate and securities partner, W. Hunter Holliday, led the firm’s Manry & Heston deal team and worked closely with associates, Quincy Jackson and Colton Francoeur, to advise Manry & Heston on all aspects of the transaction.

Founded in 1887 in Atlanta, Georgia, Manry & Heston is one of Atlanta’s oldest full-line independent insurance agencies, providing custom insurance solutions to meet the needs of over 2500 clients in Georgia and 28 other states.

Atlanta-based Reagan Consulting, Inc., a national leader in M&A advisory, valuation and strategic consulting services to leaders in insurance distribution, acted as financial advisor to Manry & Heston through its subsidiary Reagan Securities. Reagan’s transaction team was led by President and partner, Brian Deitz, and associate, Topher Sullivan.

Backed by Columbus, Ohio-based BroadStreet Partners, a national insurance brokerage holding company, Legacy Risk Solutions is a network of independent insurance agencies throughout Georgia and South Carolina.

“Hunter Holliday and BLM&H were recommended to Manry & Heston by Reagan Consulting with whom Hunter and his firm have established a proven track record of professionalism and expertise. Hunter and BLM&H quickly assembled a transaction team to guide our company through the M&A process and successful sale to Legacy Risk Solutions. Their expertise was invaluable to us,” said Charles McCollum, President of Manry & Heston.

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