AssuredPartners, through its platform company Assured Neace Lukens, has acquired Hukill Hazlett Harrington Agency, located in greater Cincinnati.

The agency specializes in coverage for businesses, including workers’ compensation, commercial liability insurance and employee benefits; and coverage for individuals, including homeowners’, auto, and health insurance.

As part of the acquisition, 19 employees will join Assured Neace Lukens. Hukill Hazlett Harrington Agency employees will move into the Assured Neace Lukens Cincinnati office in early 2015. Operations will continue under the leadership of Rich Lonneman, Managing Director of the Assured Neace Lukens Cincinnati office.

"Hukill Hazlett Harrington Agency traces its roots to 1838. Our tradition of providing quality service to current and prospective clients is the backbone of our company," said Wayne Oetjen, President and CEO of Hukill Hazlett Harrington Agency.

"As part of AssuredPartners, our agents will tap into an extensive carrier network to bring more coverage options and improved service to our clients."

"The Hukill Hazlett Harrington Agency acquisition supports the AssuredPartners goal of strengthening our presence in current markets. Hukill Hazlett Harrington Agency staff’s expertise and dedication will complement our existing Cincinnati team," said Tom Riley, President and COO of AssuredPartners.