NU Online News Service, Jan. 30, 2004, 5:57 p.m. EST – Brown & Brown Inc., Daytona Beach, Fla., has acquired Doyle Consulting Group Inc., Philadelphia, and Doyle’s sister company in New Jersey.[@@]

Doyle, an employee benefits consulting firm, has annual revenue of about $6.5 million.

Francis Doyle III, Doyle’s chief executive, will become a profit center manager, and he and his existing staff will continue to work in their current offices, Brown & Brown says.