Our Story

Meet the People Behind the Promise

Our Story

UPC Insurance was founded in 1999 in Florida, and has operated successfully ever since. During our history, we have paid nearly $2 billion in total claims while maintaining consistent profitability and growing financial strength. From $5 million of capital at our inception, we have grown today to $530 million of equity capital and over $1 billion of in-force premium in 12 states. UPC is a public company listed on NASDAQ (UIHC). Our focus has always been on providing world-class insurance products and services and Keeping the Promise to our agents and policyholders in everything we do. So you can count on us for being here at the time of greatest need.

From the Desk of our CEO

We are happy you are considering joining UPC Insurance, a fast-growing organization that is committed to excellence in everything we do.

3-30-2017-4-32-32-pmOur vision is to be the premier provider of property insurance in catastrophe-exposed areas, and we can’t do that without a strong group of talented, motivated, and loyal associates.

Everything at our company starts with our people and our promise to be here for our agents and policyholders in their time of greatest need. We live by our six core values: teamwork, trust, accountability, integrity, bias to action, and persistence. Our people are our number one strength. We appreciate the passion, drive, and energy every associate brings to our company every day. UPC associates are not afraid to make a difference.

Regardless of the role you are seeking at our company, you will be an important member of our team. I want you to know that if you join us, you will become a part of the best team in the industry, and we will be committed to your success.

Sincerely, 
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John Forney, CFA
President & Chief Executive Officer

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