Trusted Choice® has promoted Kevin Brandt to the role of executive director. Brandt succeeds Dave Evans. who served in this role since 2006 and at the association since 1998.
“Kevin is prepared to fill huge shoes and take the wheel for Trusted Choice at this exciting time for the program,” says Bob Rusbuldt, president of Trusted Choice.
“Kevin will be working closely with the TrustedChoice.com team and Trusted Choice carriers to ensure Big ‘I’ members and all the Trusted Choice players are evolving along with consumers and the marketplace. Trusted Choice and TrustedChoice.com are in business for one reason: to drive business to Trusted Choice Big ‘I’ members and Trusted Choice carriers.”
Brandt joined the Big “I” team in 2003 as a software developer. Beginning in 2007, he ran the day-to-day business of Trusted Choice as director of operations. Prior to joining the association, Brandt worked for a think tank, World Webmasters, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Elon University in Elon, North Carolina and also holds a graduate certificate in e-marketing from the University of Virginia.
“The Big ‘I’ and Trusted Choice are grateful to Dave for his 19 years of excellent service,” Rusbuldt says. “Dave was instrumental in the birth and development of Trusted Choice and has been a wonderful colleague in his numerous roles at the association. We wish him all the best in his future endeavors.”