May 17, 2018 12:15 PM, EDT

Hub International Buys Easy Truck Assets

Insurance broker Hub International purchased the assets of Easy Truck Insurance Services, which has offices in the western United States. Terms weren’t disclosed.

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Easy Truck is a retail insurance broker serving owner-operators, small fleets and certain large fleets with a nationwide presence. Hub reported that Easy Truck’s niche supports Hub’s transportation specialty practices division. Vacaville, Calif.-based Easy Truck has offices in Hayward, Laguna Hills, and Santa Clara, Calif., along with Lake Havasu, Ariz.

Chicago-based Hub’s service offerings for the trucking industry cover commercial trucks, owner-operators and tow trucks, along with voluntary benefit programs. It has 450 offices in North America, covering 43 U.S. states and 12 Canadian provinces.

Easy Truck President Randy Brousseau and Vice President Brett Moore will join Hub’s transportation specialty group and initially report to Karl Klus, chief operating officer of the division.