October 13, 2008

Dallas-Based Apex Global Partners, Inc. Launches Major Expansion of Its Aviation Division.

Apex Global Partners announces the expansion of its Aviation Insurance Division, Apex Global Aviation, with the opening of a new aviation insurance office in Charleston, South Carolina, and the appointment of Paul Gingrich as Vice President in its Aviation Division.

Apex Global Aviation Services provides insurance brokerage and risk management consulting to corporate aircraft owners, airlines, and the aviation support industries, both domestically and internationally.

"We are pleased to have Paul Gingrich join the Apex Global Aviation Services team to lead the opening of our new office in Charleston, South Carolina. Paul is a nationally recognized aviator, instructor, and aviation insurance expert, and brings new capabilities to our rapidly expanding aviation insurance business," states Gary Griffith, Chairman and CEO of Apex.

"I am excited to join Apex Global Partners and to work with Gary Griffith and the AGP executive team, as well as the AGP Business Partners. The Southeastern United States is an ideal area for Apex to expand its aviation insurance business," states Paul Gingrich.

Based in Dallas, Apex Global Partners provides creative solutions to its corporate clients in the areas of domestic and international brokerage, as well as employee benefits and human resources consulting. Apex works with more than 60 partners in 55 countries through its participation in WBN, Ltd, the largest privately owned insurance broker network.