Leading Texas Insurance Agency, Lipscomb & Associates, Welcomes New Partner and Chief Operating Officer
Insurance industry veteran of 24 years, Shyla Lankford, will take on new role at the…
September 20, 2019, Dallas, TX – Lipscomb Insurance Group, Inc. is proud to announce and welcome Tom Gibson as the Vice President of Personal Lines. Gibson will be responsible for leading our Personal Lines team in its daily operations, as well as developing new opportunities in production.
He joins the Lipscomb team located in Dallas, Texas. Lipscomb Insurance is an independent insurance agency and is home to a team of innovative professionals representing over 100 years of combined experience. Lipscomb has been a family owned agency in Dallas since 1960 with a long-standing focus in personal lines insurance and a full range of Property & Casualty and Life, Health & Benefits. Lipscomb is known for its ability to provide custom crafted insurance programs and solutions to fit their client’s needs. Their culture is that of a boutique insurance agency, rewarding entrepreneurial spirit and teamwork, while passionately protecting the assets of their clients. It is not the ambition of the firm to be everything to all customers, but rather to bring significant value and thus build lasting relationships with a select clientele.
“Not only does Tom Gibson bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to our firm. He is a man of tremendous integrity with the heart of a counselor not that of a salesman. We feel that with his guidance our already significant Affluent Personal Lines Practice can grow into the Best in Class Practice in North Texas. We have highly valued our long relationship with Tom and are honored that he has agreed to partner with us in this endeavor.” Charles Lipscomb
Tom’s 35 years of experience in the affluent and high-net worth markets, along with his current industry knowledge will help the Lipscomb team as they compete for new business and help them develop even stronger carrier relationships in this highly competitive market. Prior to joining the Lipscomb team, Tom had roles as Regional Executive, South & Mountain, West Zone Sales Leader and West Zone Underwriting Director for Nationwide Private Client. Before launching Nationwide Private Client, Tom helped launch ACE Private Risk Services and had prior roles at Fireman’s Fund, Chubb and Encompass. Tom attended Cornell College, Bachelor of Special Sciences, Economics & Business, Health & Physical Education. Tom and his wife, Jennifer live in Carrollton, Texas, where they raised their 2 daughters, now adults, Kira and Paige. They have found new join in being grandparents to their 16-month-old grandson. grandparents!
“I’ve had the pleasure of partnering with Lipscomb & Associates for close to 19 years on the carrier side. I have witnessed firsthand the firm’s commitment to building a strong and lasting relationship with their clients and with each carrier they represent. These values align perfectly with my own goals, values and strengths. I’m excited to join Charles, Jay, Shyla and their team while using my skills of developing relationships and helping people to further the success of this very reputable firm. “Tom Gibson