RT Specialty Continues to Expand In New York Office

May 19, 2016, CHICAGO, IL – RT Specialty (RT Specialty), the wholesale brokerage unit of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, has announced it has hired J.C. Sparling who is based in New York, NY.

J.C. Sparling is a seasoned property wholesale broker who has been in the business for over 25 years. With the hiring of J.C., RT Specialty expands its property reach utilizing the knowledge and depth that he brings with his vast experience and skill level. Previous to RT, J.C. held senior positions at CRC, Mercator Risk Services and Marsh.

RT Specialty Chairman and CEO, Timothy W. Turner said, “We are pleased to have J.C. join RT in the NY office. J.C.’s addition is a strong complement to our recent expansion there.”

Brenda (Ballard) Austenfeld, President – National Property Practice, RT Specialty, remarked, “We are thrilled to have J.C. join us in the RT New York office. The talent that J.C. brings to the RT property team further enhances our deep bench of experts.”

J.C. Sparling, Executive Vice President, comments, “I am excited to be a part of the RT property team and to work with my new colleagues in New York and RT Specialty.”

J.C. can be reached at:, 646-871-8365


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RT Specialty (RT), a subsidiary of Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, provides wholesale brokerage and other services to agents and brokers. RT is a Delaware limited liability company based in Illinois. In California: R-T Specialty Insurance Services, LLC License #0G97516. ©2016 Ryan Specialty Group, LLC.

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