Robert Hunter Promoted to President of Automotive F&I, Brown & Brown Dealer Services

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Robert Hunter Promoted to President of Automotive F&I, Brown & Brown Dealer Services

COLUMBIA, Ky., January 4, 2024 – Mike Neal, president of Brown & Brown Dealer Services (BBDS), is proud to announce that Robert Hunter has been promoted to president of Automotive F&I at BBDS, effective January 1, 2024.

“As Brown & Brown Dealer Services continues to grow, delivering value to our customers remains a top priority,” Neal says. “We know Robert owns the skills, knowledge and experience to maintain and further develop our comprehensive catalog of product offerings while also leading this exceptional team to the next level.”

Neal further notes that Hunter’s extensive list of achievements and reputation of respect and innovation within the company and industry make him an ideal fit for the role. Hunter brings nearly 40 years of automotive industry experience and joined Brown & Brown in 2018 when his company, F&I Resources, was acquired by BBDS.

“I am excited about the opportunity to lead what I believe to be the best team in the industry,” says Hunter. “We will continue to work hard and find new ways to help bring innovative solutions and value to our customers.”

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Robert Hunter

President of Automotive F&I, Dealer Services