First International Insurance acquires Johnson & Johnson Insurance Agency, LLC in Moorhead

First International Insurance announced Jan. 2 the acquisition of Moorhead, Minn., insurance agency Johnson & Johnson Insurance.

“We are excited to have the employees of Johnson & Johnson join the First International Insurance family,” says Daniel Toy, VP/Director of Insurance. “Both organizations operate as independent insurance agencies, providing a wide array of personal and commercial insurance products allowing agents to shop multiple companies and find the best coverage and value. It will be a smooth transition for all involved.”

Clients of Johnson & Johnson Insurance can expect a seamless transition. Their relationships with their existing agents will remain in place and they will continue to offer commercial and personal insurance with expert service at the insurance office, located at 1730 30th Avenue South in Moorhead.

“It was important to us to find a company that had similar values and believed in providing the same exemplary level of one-on-one service for clients. We are in good hands and are excited for our future,” says Greg Johnson, Insurance Agent and Manager of Johnson & Johnson Insurance.

First International Insurance is a division of First International Bank & Trust. Peter Stenehjem, the company’s president, said, “Since the early stages of our company’s history, being able to offer insurance protection to our customers was important. Our interest is in our customers’ overall financial health. Having insurance experts who can help families and businesses in our communities secure the proper insurance protection is important as a full service community bank.”

First International Insurance is a division of First International Bank & Trust. As an independent insurance agency, they represent a wide variety of carefully selected insurance companies in order to offer a comprehensive selection of plans, representing the most dependable insurance companies in the industry. You can learn more at

First International Bank & Trust was founded in 1910 and is owned by Watford City Bancshares, Inc., which is owned by the Stenehjem family. First International Bank & Trust is a full-service, independent community bank, a member of FDIC, and an equal housing lender. The strength of the Stenehjem family values, commitments to their communities and dedication to their customers remain their focus and lives on in all 650-plus employees. Today, the bank has 27 branches throughout North Dakota, Minnesota and Arizona.