21-year industry veteran will focus on business and sales growth
Wells Fargo Insurance, part of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), has
named Jon Lindstrom managing director for its Colorado offices.
Lindstrom will lead business development, client service and sales, and
cross-sell for the company’s insurance operations in Colorado. Based in
Denver, he will report to Howard McClure, regional managing director for
Wells Fargo Insurance's Southwest region.
"Jon brings extensive knowledge of this market and tremendous industry
expertise to this role," said McClure. "Colorado is a very important
market for Wells Fargo Insurance. I’m confident that under Jon’s
leadership our business will grow as we continue to serve more of our
customers’ insurance needs."
Lindstrom joined Wells Fargo Insurance in 2012 as a Commercial Bank
sales executive in the Denver market. Prior to joining Wells Fargo, he
worked at Arthur J. Gallagher, and also held various roles at Willis
Group Holdings including vice president of business development and
regional practice leader for the Real Estate Division. Lindstrom was
also the founder of Lindstrom & Associates, Inc., a commercial brokerage
firm based in the Denver Metro area. His areas of expertise include
development and construction risk management as well as commercial
distressed assets and portfolios.
Lindstrom has a bachelor’s degree in Ethics/Philosophy from Washington
State University and received his MBA from Seattle Pacific University.
He is also an executive board member at the Colorado Associate of Home
Wells Fargo Insurance’s Colorado region includes two offices and
approximately 60 team members who provide insurance services to Wells
Fargo’s business banking, middle market, large corporate, and high net
worth customers in the region.
About Wells Fargo Insurance
Wells Fargo Insurance1 is the fifth largest insurance broker
in the world (Business Insurance, 2012). With 127 offices in
37 states, Wells Fargo Insurance provides solutions for a wide range of
customers, including retail consumers, high net worth individuals, small
businesses, as well as middle market and large corporate customers. The
7,000 insurance professionals of Wells Fargo Insurance write or place
$15 billion of risk premiums annually in property, casualty, benefits,
international, personal lines, and life products and also includes the
nation’s largest crop insurance provider, Rural Community Insurance
About Wells Fargo & Company
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified,
community-based financial services company with $1.4 trillion in assets.
Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides
banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial
finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com),
and has offices in more than 35 countries to support the bank’s
customers who conduct business in the global economy. With more than
265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the
United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 26 on
Fortune’s 2012 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells
Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help
them succeed financially.
1Ranking includes Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA,
Inc., Wells Fargo Insurance, Inc., and Rural Community Insurance Company