Diversified Brokerage Services is one of the largest brokerage general agencies in the United States specializing in life insurance, and we’re proud of the fact that we’ve been a family run business since 1968. With 50 years in the insurance industry, we’ve honed in on our strengths and perfected our processes, resulting in the best possible experience for the advisors we serve. We invite you to learn more about us and discover the “DBS Difference” for yourself!
George C. Van Dusen IV
President – Chief Executive Officer
Victoria Van Dusen-Roos
Chief Operations Officer
You’ll notice a difference about DBS from your very first interaction with us. Your dedicated Field Relationship Manager will provide regional field support to help you develop your business, become your advocate for the home office and help you manage the resources DBS provides you.
A dedicated team works for you to give you personalized support and exceptional service. We also provide an advanced level of support for your more complicated cases by providing access to an in-house Advanced Marketing Attorney and Underwriting Team led by Chief Underwriter Lori Walker.
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Our distinction lies in the personalized service we give you from start to finish, managing your business with a care and diligence that is second to none.
The advisors we work with come to rely on the care, precision, and tenacity that is at the core of our employees.
Diversified Brokerage Services Announces AppVantage, an Application Fulfillment Service to Simplify Life Insurance Sales for Advisors Minneapolis, MN – Diversified Brokerage Services (DBS) has launched AppVantage, a new life insurance application fulfillment service that gives financial professionals an easy, streamlined approach for their life insurance sales. AppVantage differentiates itself from other application fulfillment platforms in […]
On June 22, 2022, the Senate Finance Committee advanced provisions that form its version of what has been called SECURE 2.0. The House passed its version in a bipartisan 414-5 vote in late March. Both bills aim at increasing retirement savings and expanding availability and participation in employer sponsored retirement plans. There is optimism that […]
Diversified Brokerage Services (DBS) is excited to announce that Mike Cronbaugh has joined the team as a National Insurance Specialist, effective Monday, July 11, 2022. Mike will be reporting to Chuck Anderson, National Sales Director, and will be working with RBC advisors and sales desk personnel, presenting planful insurance solutions for RBC clients. “We are […]
On May 2nd, Joel Johnson, CLU, ChFC, Field Relationship Manager for the North Central Region at DBS, is retiring after 17 years of exceptional service with DBS. Since mid-March, the team at DBS has been focused on making plans for the advisors and brokers currently working with Joel to ensure they are in good hands […]