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TINTON FALLS, NJ, March 5, 2019–World Insurance Associates LLC, a fast-growing independent insurance agency headquartered in Tinton Falls, NJ, merged with KK Insurance Agency, Inc. of Neptune and Long Branch, NJ on February 1, 2019.

KK Insurance Agency, Inc. has been a leader in offering innovative insurance products for over 30 years. In addition to Commercial, Personal, and Auto Insurance, KK Insurance specializes in hotels and motels, gas stations, restaurants, and convenience stores. The agency has built strong relationships with carriers which allows them to offer the highest quality insurance at the most competitive price. The professionals at KK Insurance Agency put their clients first, with client satisfaction being their most important goal.

Rich Eknoian, CEO and co-founder of World Insurance Associates LLC, stated “We warmly welcome Kiran and the KK Insurance team to our organization.”

“We are excited to bring additional resources and capabilities to our clients as a result of this merger, and we will continue to provide them with the support, service and world-class protection they expect,” said Kiran M. Sondhi, President of KK Insurance Agency.

World Insurance Associates LLC is an independent insurance agency headquartered in Tinton Falls, NJ. It offers extensive, cost-effective personal and business insurance solutions in 50 states. The company specializes in transportation, hospitality, self-storage facilities, construction (surety), manufactures, nonprofits, and law firms. World Insurance Associates also provides group benefits and property and casualty insurance to companies of all sizes in a variety of industries in addition to insurance services for individuals, focusing on coastal properties and high net worth clients. World Insurance Associates began business in 2012, has completed 37 acquisitions, and serves its customers from 24 offices in NJ, PA, NY, CT, RI, ME, OH, FL, and Washington DC. The company is ranked #15 on the 2018 NJBIZ 50 Fastest Growing Companies in NJ and #6 in New Jersey's Top Insurance Brokerages, also by NJBIZ. World Insurance Associates made the 2018 Inc. 5000 list at #1680, has been named a Top 100 Independent Property/Casualty Agency by Insurance Journal, and is a Business Insurance 2018 Best Place to Work.

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Rich Eknoian at 732-523-2106 or email


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