Saint Petersburg, FL, December 2016 – William McNeil has joined First Fidelity Brokerage, Inc. as senior vice president, it was announced by Eugene B. Podokshik, principal and CEO of the firm, a leading property and casualty insurance broker.

As SVP, McNeil will be responsible overseeing new business production in the State of Florida.  “We’re very excited to have Bill join our growing firm and trust he will be successful in marketing several of our exciting new products,” added Podokshik.

Mr McNeil is a licensed Property and Casualty Insurance Broker with 27 years of professional experience in the industry.   Prior to joining FFB, Mr McNeil had been with Marsh & McLennan Agency for 8 years and with Wachovia Insurance for 4 years serving in production positions.  Prior to that he was a Vice President with Bouchard Insurance in Clearwater Florida for 10 years. McNeil is a member of the ICSC and has spoken at many events focusing on Risk Management in the Commercial Real Estate business.

Mr McNeil graduated from the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport Connecticut with a Business degree where he also played Varsity Baseball.  He has been a leader of the Pinellas County Toys For Tots charity and was named top contributor to the organization. He has also been a volunteer Ice Hockey Travel Coach with several Championship teams.

Mr McNeil resides with his family in Tarpon Springs Florida.

Founded in 1994, First Fidelity Brokerage is a leading property and casualty insurance broker. First Fidelity is headquartered in New York City and has a niche specialization in real estate, construction, and education.  The website is

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