Meet Our Bloggers

September 21, 2012 by

Bill McCartyBill McCarty joined Brokers International in 1981. His role as President and Chief Executive Officer of Brokers International allows him to regularly utilize his background in leadership, business management and insurance.  Through his blog posts, Bill will share his insight into the ever changing insurance industry and provide you with updates you can look forward to receiving. ADR-526


Courtney RedfernCourtney Redfern has worked for Brokers International since March 1999. In her current position, she helps drive outbound marketing, which includes strategy, copy writing  and overall project management. You can pick up a few marketing tips from Courtney through her blog entries on Step by Step Marketing. In her free time, Courtney enjoys reading, shopping and any activity involving her family. ADR-526


Randy TimmRandy Timm, CLU, ChFC, FLMI has been in the insurance industry for 30 years and with the company since 2005. He follows four family generations, who have also helped independent agents and the insurance industry. His primary expertise is marketing fixed indexed annuities and life insurance products. He’s also an authority on annuity income riders and death benefit riders. ADR-526


Kristine GarrettKristine Garrett joined Brokers International in 2012 as a Marketing Project Manager. She brought with her a strong background in sales and marketing that she uses to write helpful blog tips and marketing ideas to grow your business. Kristine shares a hobby farm near Panora with her husband, farm critters and beautiful bulldogs. 11854-1/30/13


Rebecca Prescott joined Brokers International in March 2013 as a Marketing Project Manager. Before joining Brokers, she worked extensively on branding and product marketing. She also has a strong writing and graphic design background. Rebecca loves branding, grammar, swatchbooks, live music and her family and friends.


Pat LaniganPat Lanigan, CLU and President, Brokers Life, has been with the company since 2001. He is constantly working to provide easy-to-follow life concepts and offer support and education to insurance and financial professionals that include life insurance in their practice. 12751-2/15/13



Travis Redfern, Relationship Manager for Brokers International, works closely with key producers to help identify products and services that they can use to grow their businesses. Travis has been with Brokers International since 2002. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, golfing, team roping, time with friends and family and escaping to his “man cave” to watch football. ADR-1263



Katie Dunn is a graphic designer and social media writer. She joined Brokers International in June 2013. She is responsible for graphic design and the maintenance of Brokers International’s social media platforms. When not at work, Katie enjoys volleyball, golf, running, biking, graphic design projects and cheering on the Hawkeyes. ADR-1372


Kyle Pieper

Kyle Pieper is the Manager of Business Development for Brokers Financial. He joined the firm in March of 2013. Kyle is responsible for recruiting new advisors and representatives to the firm. He also assists with marketing and partner relationships. He has six years of insurance and investment-related experience as both an advisor and internal sales. When not at work he can be found on a golf course, hunting or in the gym.

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