Golf Coast Top 500

Centauri Insurance Named to Business Observer’s Top 500 Companies for 2015

November 12 2015

Centauri Insurance, a property and casualty insurance provider operating across nine states, was recently ranked #123 among the Business Observer’s 2015 Gulf Coast Top 500 companies reflecting a 42 percent growth from the previous year’s listings. The Business Observer annually ranks the top 500 companies from Tampa to Naples by their gross revenues.

This year’s ranking is based on 2014 gross revenues which topped $74.5 million compared with gross revenues of $52.3 million in 2013 which earned Centauri the #140 spot on the 2014 list. Centauri has achieved this recognition for the past two years due to their financial strength, solid performance and continued growth in the insurance industry.

“We are pleased to be recognized among this group of accomplished businesses along Florida’s Gulf Coast,” said Rick Espino, president and CEO of Centauri Insurance. “We look forward to continued success and growth as we expand our geographic market and range of product offerings throughout the country.”


Centauri Insurance is a property and casualty insurance company based in Sarasota, FL which currently operates across nine states with continual plans for expansion. The company’s success and growth is founded on a culture of financial stability, unparalleled customer service and solid coverage. Visit for more information.


The Business Observer newspaper’s Gulf Coast 500 is an annual review and ranking by revenue of the top 500 companies located throughout the Gulf Coast of Florida, from Polk to Collier County. The magazine also includes the top 500 companies listed by industry, the fastest-growing companies, and largest employers. Visit for more information.

Golf Coast Top 500