Founder & Now, a Top Innovator

Introducing our very own, Bill Johnson, Founder & Chairman

Recently recognized as one of the “Top 50 Innovators of the Year” by the CIO Bulletin, is Liberty Company’s very own, Bill Johnson. The Liberty Company Insurance Brokers has quickly become the fastest growing privately held insurance company in the nation. At its start, Liberty was originally called the William J. Johnson Insurance Brokers Inc. which Johnson launched after beginning a career as a Farmer’s broker. Bill began his career in the world of insurance after graduating from California State University Northridge in 1986. From there, he also began a second career in the film industry where he was able to produce over thirty films. Upon taking a break a few years back, it was then that Johnson discovered he wanted to pursue his full-time career with Liberty Co. Since then the company has grown tremendously.

The Growth of Liberty

Since its start in 1987, Liberty has been recognized as one of the best places to work by the Los Angeles Business Journal and as one of the top 100 fastest growing companies in all industries in LA. Liberty is licensed in all 50 states, with headquarters located in Los Angeles, and offices in six other states as well. The company works hard to promote its values including excellence, integrity, caring, kindness, fairness, teamwork, good feelings, and fun. Together, the company aims to work with other leaders that align with their values and their mission to promote peace of mind with great care. While creating such a dynamic atmosphere for their employees to work in, Liberty also provides risk management and great industry practices for all stakeholders.

Liberty continues to flourish as they place great emphasis on working closely with other team members to have strong support and a positive group to connect with on a regular basis. The team at Liberty also does great work encouraging everyone to do their JOB – joy of being. By establishing and practicing this mindset the team is able to discover this greatness inside themselves and radiate that positivity towards their team, resulting in great work. The culture of the company is a feeling, and they strive to radiate good feelings all around so that everyone feels welcome when working with the Liberty team.

Congratulations, Bill

Needless to say, The Liberty Company is proud to share in Bill’s success and to call him our founder. The team you have founded is encouraged by your accomplishments in the insurance industry and inspired by the atmosphere you have helped create for us to work in. Liberty Company is excited to continue growing alongside you, and reach many more goals and accomplishments under your supervision. Congratulations on being a Top 50 Innovator of 2021, Bill.

For more information about The Liberty Company or Bill’s award, read more on the CIO Bulletin.