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Robert Klonk, Eddie Taylor Named to Ohio 500 List by “Ohio Business Magazine”

oswaldcompanies September 21, 2022

Robert Klonk, chairman and CEO of Oswald Companies, and Eddie Taylor, president and CEO of Taylor Oswald, have been named among Ohio’s most powerful and influential leaders by “Ohio Business Magazine.” Klonk and Taylor join an impressive list of movers and shakers from a variety of industries.

“Ohio Business Magazine” chose the winners by surveying readers, speaking to partners and researching accomplishments of those in the running. The result is a list of who’s-who in business that is boosting Ohio’s success.

The list of honorees includes influential people in industries such as insurance, arts and entertainment, education and government. A few of those individuals recognized are Cleveland Mayor Justin Bibb; Sen. Sherrod Brown; Dee and Jimmy Haslam, owners of the Cleveland Browns; Robert Helmer, president of Baldwin Wallace University; and Dr. Tomislav Mihaljevic, president and CEO of the Cleveland Clinic.

Founded in 1893, Cleveland-based and employee-owned, Oswald is one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage and risk management firms. As a proud Partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals service and support the needs of our clients worldwide.

Taylor Oswald is a minority-owned partner organization of Oswald Companies. The forward-thinking firm serves clients with a global view of risk in the areas of property & casualty, employee benefits and health management, personal insurance management, retirement plan services and life insurance.

In addition to Oswald’s Cleveland headquarters, the firm has prominent office locations in Akron, Cincinnati, Columbus, Medina, Pittsburgh, Toledo, and its largest regional office that serves the Greater Detroit market.

Check out the fall issue of Ohio Business Magazine for features on the honorees and how they’re making a difference in Ohio.

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