George W. Schaeffer’s story is a unique and inspiring example of living the American Dream…
In search of new opportunities
With an eye for detail and a unique name for every color.
Schaeffer maintained a top priority
of giving back to his community.
He formed the George and Irina Schaeffer Foundation, which has donated millions to charities worldwide, including the American Heart Association, the Leukemia Research Foundation and the National Lung Association.
In 2014, George assumed the role as Chairman and CEO of People’s Trust Insurance, a Florida based homeowner’s insurance company he co-founded in 2008.
In an industry not known for innovation, People’s Trust has pioneered a solution that provides affordable rates and a concierge claims service through its Rapid Response Team partner. Built on the fundamentals of preparation and responsiveness, this unique approach to addressing one of Florida’s toughest challenges was recognized as the winner of the 2013 Enterprise Florida Innovators in Business Award.
With more than 650 employees within its family of companies, People’s Trust has emerged as an industry leader currently providing protection to 115,000 policyholders throughout the Sunshine State.
As an integral foundation of the company, Schaeffer has instilled People’s Trust with his vision for building a respected and superior brand that provides the best value and encourages employees to treat customers the way they would want to be treated.
George is married to Irina Schaeffer and has two grown children. George and Irina reside in Boca Raton, Florida.