About Us

ISU Massie and Beck is a leading independent provider of Property Casualty Business Insurance Services to clients throughout California and the United States.  Through our partnership with the ISU Agency Network, ISU Massie and Beck has the access and clout to successfully compete with large publically traded insurance brokerages, while maintaining an independent agency with an unbeatable level of service and commitment to its clients. This broad market access and unparalleled level of service have afforded us the opportunity to forge decades long relationships with hundreds of businesses and business owners across the country.

Massie & Beck Insurance Brokers was originally formed in 1962 as a partnership between A. Harper Massie and Donald F. Beck.  David W. Massie joined the firm in 1977 and incorporated it in 1993. We joined the ISU Network on January 1, 1996.  Dean Sigmundson and Charlie Massie joined the firm in 2002 and 2004 respectively, and serve as the Executive Management Team

Our clients typically come from the following sectors of the economy:

  • Technology
  • Real Estate
  • Manufacturing
  • Distribution
  • Construction
  • Professional Services

Dean Sigmundson

With nearly 40 years of insurance industry experience, Dean Sigmundson is a renowned expert in complex pollution risks, leveraging his extensive relationships to provide exclusive access to specialized insurance products.

Charlie Massie

Charlie is a top Wharton graduate and insurance expert at ISU Massie & Beck who specializes in Property Casualty insurance programs, delivering exceptional value and ensuring business safety across various industries

Charlie is passionate about providing the best possible value for his clients. After graduating first in his class in the Insurance and Risk Management Major at the Wharton School of Business, Charlie has spent the last 20+ years developing ISU Massie and Beck’s Property Casualty insurance Programs for businesses in a variety of industries including Manufacturing, Construction, Distribution, Technology, and Real Estate.

In addition to providing ISU Massie and Beck’s clients’ access to premier insurance products, Charlie has partnered with leading safety and complimentary service providers to keep his clients’ businesses operating as safely as possible. Through this strategic combination of access to a vast array of desirable markets and the reduction of overall risk, Massie and Beck achieve superior coverage and the lowest possible cost for clients’ insurance programs.

Backed by a team with over 100 years of combined experience, ISU Massie and Beck strive daily to provide an unparalleled level of service and commitment to its clients.

While not in the office or on his iPhone, Charlie enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 young children. Fishing, Basketball, Water-Skiing, and Golf are hobbies at the top of the list.

Benjamin Romo

Vice President
Benjamin, a graduate of The Hartford School of Insurance and Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist, is an expert in the firefighting/first responder arena with extensive industry knowledge and experience.