Shawn Meaike is the founder and president of Family First Life, an insurance marketing organization headquartered in Connecticut. Shawn launched Family First Life in late 2013 and currently runs a multi-million-dollar independent marketing organization. As Shawn describes it, he is “building a company that truly puts both the families of our clients and the families of our agents first.”
Family First Life is now represented by over 17,000 licensed agents in almost all 50 states marketing mortgage protection, final expense, life insurance, and annuities. Family First Life has generated over $10 million in paid premium during the first year in business and in 2021, the company is projected to reach over 600 million dollars in issued paid premium.
Talking about his early life, Shawn Meaike went to college to play baseball in 1995 and ended up getting a bachelor’s degree in social work and then obtained a master’s degree in Psychology. After he graduated with his Master’s Degree, he worked at a job with the state of CT as a social worker and he also obtained a real estate license to supplement his income. For 15 years he worked two jobs to just keep his head above water.
Recently, Integrity Marketing Group, LLC (“Integrity”), the nation’s largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products to the Senior Market, announced that it had completed the acquisition of Family First Life. As part of the deal, Family First Life President and Founder Shawn Meaike will become an owner in Integrity.
Meaike says “Partnering with Integrity is one of the most exciting things I’ve ever done. This will allow Family First Life to keep doing what we do best: serve our agents, their families and more Americans, while being part of a larger organization with more resources to help us grow faster,” Meaike adds, “I’m more excited than ever before to help others grow their business and achieve the success that they deserve.”
With their aim to maintaining loyalty and honesty, they also believe in empowering not enabling, lastly focusing on the fact that hard work can change lives for the better, Family First Life is moving ahead affirmatively. Shawn Meaike has high hopes for the progress of his company and estimates it to reach a billion-dollar valuation by the end of 2022.
Truly, there is a lot to learn from Shawn Meaike and his determination regarding Family First Life. To know more check out Shawn’s social media handle: