R&R Insurance Services acquires Hanson Benefits, Inc.

Freeman Staff

Feb. 9, 2018

WAUKESHA —R& R Insurance Services, Inc. announced it has acquired Hanson Benefits Inc., a locally owned and independent insurance broker in Appleton. The effect of the acquisition, according to the Thursday announcement, will be for a “greater breadth of resources to employee benefits clients.”

Chris Hanson
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“With this added ‘firepower’ from a larger agency, our clients will be provided even more value-added benefits and expanded insurance services,” said Chris Hanson, president of Hanson Benefits, in a statement. “R& R also shares our passion for customer service and giving back to the communities in which we serve. This has always been, and will continue to be, important to the associates of Hanson Benefits.”

R& R Insurance is celebrating over 40 years of service in southeastern Wisconsin and has been named one of the top 100 Property & Casualty agencies nationally by Insurance Journal.

“This is a tremendous opportunity for all involved and we at R& R are lucky to be in this great position. It reinforces our commitment to do business in Wisconsin,” said Ken Riesch, president and owner of R& R Insurance, in a statement.

In business since 1975, R& R is Wisconsin’s largest independently owned insurance agency offering businesses and individuals a full range of insurance products including property casualty, employee benefits, workers compensation, liability, life, dental and home/auto.