LONG ISLAND: Insurance brokerage firms Cook, Hall & Hyde and Maran Corporate Risk Associates have announced that they will merge to form Cook Maran & Associates, as reported on libn.com. The new company will have about 150 brokers with Cook, Hall & Hyde President Len Scioscia serving as CEO. Cook Maran & Associates will specialize in both personal and commercial insurance services.
Both firms have offices throughout the New York Metro Area, with Cook, Hall & Hyde’s East End office in East Hampton and Maran’s in Southampton.
The deal should close within 60 days.