LADERA RANCH, Calif. – October 28, 2021 – ALKEME, one of the nation’s top retail insurance platforms, announced the acquisition of Hardy Insurance and Risk Management, a La Verne, CA-based brokerage operating in 50 states, specializing in Commercial, Personal, Benefits and Financial Services with a middle market focus on Wholesale, Distribution, Manufacturing, Construction and Hospitality.

“We see so much opportunity by combining the full suite of products and services we offer with Hardy’s commitment to personal touch and services for their clients,” said Curtis Barton, CEO of ALKEME. “This is a key transaction in building our national presence and we are excited as to what the future holds for both of us.”

“By combining ALKEME’s resources with our legacy and growth trajectory, joining forces will help make a positive impact on shaping the future of the insurance industry.” said Kevin Hardy, CEO of Hardy Insurance and Risk Services.