Brown & Brown, Inc.'s Wholesale Brokerage Division Names Jeff Case as Environmental Liability Practice Group Leader

Brown & Brown, Inc.'s Wholesale Brokerage Division Names Jeff Case as 
Environmental Liability Practice Group Leader 
DAYTONA BEACH, FL and TAMPA, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 06/18/13 -- 
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO), along with its wholly-owned
subsidiary, Hull & Company, Inc., today announced that Jeffrey B.
Case, CRIS, MLIS, has been named Environmental Liability Practice
Group Leader of the Company's Wholesale Brokerage Division.  
Jeff joined Brown & Brown in 2005 with Brown & Brown's acquisition of
Hull & Company, where he served as Vice President. Prior to joining
Hull & Company, Jeff worked for seven years with a regional wholesale
brokerage in California that was acquired by Hull & Company in 2002.
Throughout his career, Jeff has focused on the casualty construction
and environmental arenas, with a special emphasis on environmental
risks associated with construction. In his expanded role, he will be
actively involved in the training and development of the emerging
talent within Brown & Brown Wholesale and will serve as a resource
for brokers with regard to account placement and marketing
opportunities. Jeff earned his BA from University of Colorado -
Boulder and also holds the CRIS & MLIS designations from IRMI.  
Anthony ("Tony") Strianese, Regional President of Brown & Brown,
Inc., commented, "In this new position, Jeff will be responsible for
the growth and development of the environmental liability sector of
our Wholesale Brokerage Division. We expect the sales leadership
skills and creativity Jeff brings to this endeavor to improve our
operations and enhance our success in this arena." 
Brown & Brown, Inc. and its subsidiaries offer a broad range of
insurance and reinsurance products and services, as well as risk
management, third-party administration, managed health care, and
Medicare set-aside services and programs. Providing service to
business, public entity, individual, trade and professional
association clients nationwide, the Company is ranked by Business
Insurance magazine as the United States' sixth largest independent
insurance intermediary. The Company's Web address is
www.bbinsurance.com. 
This press release may contain certain statements relating to future
results which are forward-looking statements. These statements are
not historical facts, but instead represent only the current belief
of Hull & Company, Inc. and its parent company, Brown & Brown, Inc.
(collectively, the "Company") regarding future events, many of which,
by their nature, are inherently uncertain and outside of the
Company's control. It is possible that the Company's actual results,
financial condition and achievements may differ, possibly materially,
from the anticipated results, financial condition and achievements
contemplated by these forward-looking statements. Further information
concerning the Company and its business, including factors that
potentially could materially affect the Company's financial results
and condition, as well as its other achievements, are contained in
the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
All forward-looking statements made herein are made only as of the
date of this release, and the Company does not undertake any
obligation to publicly update or correct any forward-looking
statements to reflect events or circumstances that subsequently occur
or of which the Company hereafter becomes aware. 
Anthony Strianese
Regional President
Brown & Brown, Inc.
(770) 506-2424