SOURCE: Brown & Brown, Inc.

May 10, 2006 14:18 ET

/ CORRECTION - Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

DAYTONA BEACH, FL and TAMPA, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 10, 2006 -- In the news release, "Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend," issued earlier today by Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO), we are advised by the company that the record date for the dividend should read, "The dividend is payable on May 25, 2006, to shareholders of record on May 16, 2006" rather than "The dividend is payable on May 25, 2006, to shareholders of record on May 11, 2006" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows.

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

DAYTONA BEACH, FL and TAMPA, FL -- 05/10/2006 -- Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $.05 per share. The dividend is payable on May 25, 2006, to shareholders of record on May 16, 2006.

Brown & Brown, Inc. and its subsidiaries offer a broad range of insurance and reinsurance products and services, as well as risk management, third party administration, managed health care, and Medicare set-aside services and programs. Providing service to business, public entity, individual, trade and professional association clients nationwide, the Company is ranked by Business Insurance magazine as the United States' seventh largest independent insurance intermediary. The Company's Web address is www.bbinsurance.com.

Contact Information

  • Cory T. Walker
    Chief Financial Officer
    (386) 239-7250