Guy King III, a Tampa native, received his BBA from the University of Georgia. After working as an underwriter at Fireman’s Fund Insurance in Tampa, he joined M.E. Wilson in 1974. Today, Guy is recognized as one of the most distinguished business leaders in the Tampa Bay area. He won the H.L. Culbreath “Profile in Leadership” award in 2008. Guy founded the CEO Council of Tampa Bay, a membership of 250 entrepreneurial CEOs. Additionally, Guy served as the 2016 Chairman of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.
Guy serves as the Chair of Gracepoint Wellness and is Vice Chair of the Tampa-Hillsborough Homeless Initiative. His insurance industry accomplishments include being named “Agent of the Year” from the Independent Insurance Agents of Tampa and serving as the Chair of Marsh Berry’s exclusive APPEX agents’ group. Guy is responsible for rain-making, sales and sales management at M.E. Wilson. Also, he initiated time management protocols, agency sales processes, and a community prospecting plan to the agency. Most importantly, he helped develop the agency’s comprehensive value proposition which is the secret to M.E. Wilson’s high client retention rate.