The Driscoll Insurance Agency of Norwell has announced that it has merged with Cross Insurance Agency of Bangor, Maine. Both The Boston Globe and The Boston Business Journal have reported that this is the third acquisition for the Cross Agency in New England in the last month. Agency Checklists contacted The Cross Agency multiple times to confirm the acquisition but they never got back to us. Here is the announcement from The Driscoll Agency’s website:
“We are pleased to announce the merger of The Driscoll Agency, Inc. with Cross Financial Corporation, headquartered in Bangor, Maine, effective February 1, 2014. This is a unique strategic alliance with a teaming of two family-owned and operated insurance Agencies and provides additional sales and marketing capabilities to customers serviced from our Norwell office.
For over 50 years, The Driscoll Agency has worked to deliver the highest level of insurance expertise, professional risk management services and Surety Bonding to all our clients. We remain proud of the heritage and tradition originated in 1960 by our father and founder, J. Barry Driscoll.
We are proud to partner with Cross Financial, another successful regional insurance agency that shares our core values, insurance professionalism and most importantly, independent agent access to the marketplace.
Please contact us with any questions you may have. We look forward to a continued business relationship as The Driscoll Agency, Inc., a subsidiary of Cross Financial Corp.”
A subsidiary of Cross Financial Corp., the Cross Agency is one of the largest insurance providers in New England. The agency headquartered in Bangor, Maine, has more than 600 employees and thirty offices throughout the region.