Cottingham & Butler Adds Jobs and Investment in Dubuque
Friday, April 22, 2016
Cottingham & Butler announced plans to add 90 new positions to their local workforce over the next three years and invest $2.4 million to expand their operations into the Roshek Building in downtown Dubuque. Today, the Iowa Economic Development Authority approved state assistance for the company’s expansion.
“We have a super team that is doing an incredibly good job,” David Becker, CEO of Cottingham & Butler, said. “Because of that, we’ve been having a chance to work with additional companies across the country, and it takes additional employees to do that.”
This project is the company’s second expansion in Dubuque within the last 15 months. With this growth, Cottingham & Butler’s workforce in Dubuque will total over 600 employees.
Established in 1887, Cottingham & Butler is the 35th largest insurance broker in the United States. The company is a recognized leader in the areas of property & casualty, employee benefit services, risk management, and a host of other innovative solutions— including those in emerging market segments related to health and wellness.