SAN FRANCISCO and SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 23, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Jake Perata has joined the firm as an insurance broker/producer for the firm’s Sacramento Calif.-based Golf Insurance Services Practice.

Jake Perata
With the EPIC Golf Insurance Services Program poised for large-scale National expansion, Perata will be responsible for new business development and the design and management of insurance and risk management programs for golf industry clients across the country. He will be based in Sacramento, Calif. and report to Gary Sigel, Senior Vice President of Golf Insurance Services.

Prior to joining EPIC, Perata was a Technology and Life Sciences Underwriter for the Hartford in San Francisco. He previously worked as a Business Development Specialist at broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Said Paul Lindsay, Director of Industry Risk Practices for EPIC, “Jake will work closely with Gary Gary Sigel, the Golf Service team, and me to help take our programs for the Golf Industry to another level across the country. We look forward to drawing from his expertise, enthusiasm, and creative sales and marketing strategies.”

Perata attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Kenan-Flagler Business School where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Sales and Marketing.

Jake Perata can be reached at:
EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants
916-822-9125 direct.

About Golf Insurance Services from EPIC:
EPIC’s Golf Insurance Services team understands the complexities of insuring your golf course or country club. We know that no two courses are alike, so why would your insurance program be the same? Each policy is customized to your specific exposures and the unique features that make your course and your operations different.

To learn more about Golf Insurance Services from EPIC call 877-222-0000 or email To learn more about EPIC’s broader capabilities please visit

About EPIC:
EPIC is a unique and innovative retail property & casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage and consulting firm. EPIC has created a values-based, client-focused culture that attracts and retains top talent, fosters employee satisfaction and loyalty and sustains a high level of customer service excellence. EPIC team members have consistently recognized their company as a “Best Place to Work” in multiple regions and as a “Best Place to Work in the Insurance Industry” nationally.

EPIC now has more than 850 team members operating from offices across the U.S., providing Property Casualty, Employee Benefits, Specialty Programs and Private Client solutions to more than 13,000 clients.

With more than $200 million in revenues, EPIC ranks among the top 20 retail insurance brokers in the United States. Backed by the Carlyle Group, the company continues to expand organically and through strategic acquisitions across the country. For additional information, please visit

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* Photo Caption: Jake Perata joins EPIC.

Dave Hock, of EPIC

Nicole Conley

News Source: EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants