Tim joined Avant Underwriters as Senior Vice President in 2012 and in 2013, he and Scott Hendricks co-founded Avant LLC; a central holding company that provides a cohesive brand and central concept for Avant and its subsidiaries. Prior to joining Avant, Tim was Vice President of a national transportation division specializing in the owner/operator niche. He brings with him significant expertise in product development, management, marketing, and underwriting. As President over all the Avant Companies, Tim’s vast experience helps him understand the essential needs of today’s agents and truckers. He is dedicated to providing innovative insurance solutions to help agent partners add to their top-line. Setting the tone for a truly dynamic company by combining a highly experienced staff with a creative leadership team, Tim’s vision is to continue to be a leader in providing solutions to Avant’s agents and transportation clients. Tim earned his Bachelor of Arts from University of Buffalo and then went on to earn his MBA from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.