Hub International Ltd. has acquired the assets of Doug Johnson Insurance LLC, based in Gainesville, Florida. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Doug Johnson Insurance is an independent insurance agency providing personal, commercial and employee benefits solutions to clients.

The company’s president and CEO, Doug Johnson, is a Gainesville native and former quarterback for the University of Florida who went on to play seven years in the NFL.

Both Johnson and the Doug Johnson Insurance team will be joining Hub Florida. 

"The addition of Doug and the Doug Johnson Insurance demonstrates our ongoing commitment to the Gainesville region and our desire to continue to grow in Florida," Hub Florida CEO Chris Gardner said in a statement. "They're a natural fit and their overall experience in insurance and employee benefits consulting will be a valuable asset to our clients."

Johnson added: "Joining Hub is an exciting new chapter for our agency. Hub's entrepreneurial and collaborative nature and their insurance and risk services provide the ideal platform for us to further serve our clients."