PRESIDENT & CEO, NEPTUNE FLOOD, ST. PETERSBURG
Neptune is a private flood insurance company that merges technology and algorithms to allow for instant risk selection and pricing. It operates in 42 states. Burgess has been a principal shareholder since January 2018 and president and CEO since December 2019. Prior to taking a controlling stake in Neptune, Burgess founded and was CEO of C1 Bank, which was purchased by Bank of the Ozarks for $400 million.
|EDUCATION||Dartmouth College (BA)|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I still read a paper newspaper every day.|
|ALTERNATE CAREER?||I always wanted to be a CIA agent. Maybe that’s next.|
|PHILANTHROPHIC PASSION||Education and the arts. Academy Prep, the St. Pete Free Clinic and the Dali Museum to name a few|
|STAYING FIT||Right now it’s lots of Peloton at home, but when not social distancing, I’m an obsessive weight lifter.|