Max Haney, Commercial insurance consultant, Acentria Insurance
Commercial insurance consultant
Weathering a tragic event and multiple trials early in his life gave Max Haney resiliency and determination to achieve success against the odds. After his father passed away unexpectedly, Haney postponed his college education to help run the family restaurant. When he went back to finish his degree at Florida State University, he was recognized with the Reubin O’ D.Askew Young Award, the highest alumni award. At Acentria, Haney works on commercial lines, specializing in coverage for country clubs and golf courses.
Committed to helping people who are going through experiences similar to his overcome their difficulties, Haney has given a TED Talk based on his personal experiences and serves on the board of Valerie’s House, a local nonprofit that helps children and families deal with personal losses. Haney was named by Gulfshore Business as one of Southwest Florida’s 40 under 40 for 2018.