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ORANGE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Word & Brown General Agency president Jessica Word was named this month as one of CEO Today magazine’s healthcare awards winners for 2019.

Dedicated to celebrating the success and hard work of professionals engaged in the health industry around the world, the CEO Today Healthcare Awards recognize the most elite innovators and specialists making a difference. The nearly 100 winners and finalists featured in the magazine include health, pharmaceutical, biotech, insurance, and other professionals across Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australasia, and Europe.

“John and I are very proud to see Jessica recognized as a leader globally for her contributions to the growth, innovation, and success of our general agency,” said Word & Brown co-founder Edward J. “Rusty” Brown, Jr. “She represents a different breed of leaders who understands the importance of creating new relationships while supporting established distribution channels. Her push for more technology is helping us attract new brokers and helping them make a difference in working with their clients.”

Headquartered in Orange, California, with six offices in California and Nevada, Word & Brown has a 34-year history of helping brokers address the diverse insurance and employee benefits needs of small and large businesses. Word & Brown delivers innovative sales tools, industry-leading quoting, personalized sales support, a commitment to helping brokers increase sales, and a pledge to “Service of Unequalled Excellence.” For more information, visit


Polly Neves, Vice President, Marketing

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