HOUSTON— Dean & Draper Insurance Agency, LP is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Painter Reichman & Co, a Houston-based agency specializing in personal and commercial insurance. Painter Reichman & Co was founded in 1906 and was purchased by J.T. Curson in 1935. Since then, it has remained family-owned until its acquisition on December 1, 2018 by Dean & Draper.

Don Curson joined Painter Reichman & Co in 1976 as the third generation in the Curson family to make a career in the insurance industry. Curson noted that the decision to join Dean & Draper was prompted by the company’s reputation, stability, and customer-focused approach, values that Dean & Draper share with that of Painter Reichman & Co.

“It took me many months to make this decision,” Curson said. “The Dean & Draper way of doing business is the right fit, and the legacy of Painter Reichman & Co will live on. I am excited about going forward.”

The addition of Painter Reichman & Co brings more than a century of service to the Dean & Draper portfolio, and will allow the agency to expand its ability to serve customers throughout the region.