About Us – Florida Insurance Specialties Inc.
Florida Insurance Specialties, Inc. (F.I.S.) was founded by E. Joseph Wernle in 1991. We concentrated on Personal Auto coverage for all type of drivers and Florida Tag and Title services. We currently offer not only Personal Auto Coverage and Tag/Title work but also a full line of commercial products including General Liability, Commercial Property, Commercial Auto and Workers' Compensation insurance. F.I.S. has been at our Margate, Fla., location since 1996 serving the Southeast Florida area.
Joe has been a professional licensed insurance agent in the State of Florida since 1991. He also currently holds a Florida Surplus Lines license and is a member of the Professional Insurance Agents of Florida.
Joe has lived in Southern Florida most of his adult life and enjoys watching and attending most major sporting events along with spending time with his family. He is a member of the Church by the Glades.
Ed joined F.I.S. in 2011 after relocating back to the South Florida area from Orlando. Ed has been in the insurance business for over 20 years specializing in commercial/business insurance. He has owned and operated both a wholesale insurance business as well as an independent insurance agency in Illinois and Florida.
Ed was originally license as a professional insurance agent in Illinois in 1989. He moved from Chicago, Ill., in 2005 to Coconut Creek, Fla. He has built a book of commercial business consisting of auto dealers, auto repair shops, artisan contractors, and manufacturing and office risks. He works with Chubb Group of Companies, Lloyds of London, Travelers, Safeco, Mapfre and Zurich Insurance companies to name a few.
Ed enjoys golf, working out at the gym and spending time at the beach.
Florida Insurance Specialties Inc.