Eric joins Vertus with over 14 years in the insurance industry as an agent and registered representative. Over the course of his career, Eric has worked as a trusted advisor, providing quality product service and delivering the insurance needs of his clients, their families, and small to medium sized businesses. Eric specializes in health, life, supplemental, and the property and casualty insurance industries.
Prior to joining Vertus, Eric owned a multi-million-dollar property and casualty insurance agency in Lake Forest, Illinois. He was a multiple award winner, ranking in the top 1% of all nationwide agency owners in customer retention and experience, while also growing the business over 70%. Eric prides himself in building great relationships with his clients and has spent the last 14 years ensuring he can help them make decisions that protect what matters most.
Volunteerism and supporting his local community are also extremely important to Eric. As a former Major League Baseball player and pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, it’s important for Eric to financially support and volunteer with local youth baseball, softball and basketball leagues.
Eric graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Illinois State University and currently resides in Lindenhurst, Illinois with his wife, Amy, and their children.