Board of Advisors
Richard C. Brown
Fashion Outlook: Business suit by weekday, clothes to match the activity by weekend.
Fashion Hurdle: SPF clothing, orange motorcycle pants and an astronaut ski outfit.
For over 24 years Richard has been President and CEO of Hayward Brown, Inc, a family-owned and operated company since 1936. He has demonstrated years of corporate success in the insurance and real estate industries.
Richard is considered a trusted leader in business and community. He has been President or Chairman of the Daytona Beach Area Association of Realtors, Volusia County Association of Insurance Agents, Florida Association of Insurance Agents, Daytona Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of Daytona Beach, Daytona Beach YMCA, Civic League of the Halifax Area, Father Lopez High School Board of Education, Oceanside Country Club, Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center and the United Way of Volusia and Flagler Counties. He has also served on the boards of the Ponce Deleon Port Authority, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Board of Visitors and the Daytona International Speedway Checkered Flag Committee.
Through the years Richard has set the benchmark for best practices in Florida’s independent insurance agency sector. In addition, Richard received the prestigious Herbert M. Davidson Memorial Award from the United Way Community Foundation for outstanding community service.