“In building OSC, I’ve taken great pleasure in providing our clients with solutions that saved them time and protected their collateral from uninsured losses. By being committed to providing great service, we’ve stayed relevant and have been able to grow.”
Larry Overby joined Irby-Seawell in 1976 as a Vice President, Sales & Marketing and started his 40+ year career in the financial services industry. In 1987, he purchased the banking division in the Company and changed its name to Overby-Seawell Company. In his role as President of Overby-Seawell, Larry built upon a solid base of auto lending and real estate products. In 1988, he broadened the company’s product mix to include an array of sophisticated financial products and services not directly related auto and real estate. The now diversified enterprise has grown to over 500 financial institution clients under the leadership of Larry Overby. In 2010, Overby-Seawell was acquired by Breckenridge IS, Inc, now Breckenridge Insurance Group.
Larry began his business career in 1964 working as a Branch Manager at Domestic Loans in Columbus, GA. Over the next 14 years, he held progressively more senior positions at several lending institutions in the southeastern part of the country including Continental Acceptance, GECC, Commercial Credit Equipment Corporation (now Commercial Credit Group) and the Trust Company of Columbus in Columbus, GA.
In 2011, Overby-Seawell Company was renamed OSC as the company prepares to expand its domestic footprint in the U.S. Larry remains a key Consultant at OSC providing industry insights and product development consultation. Larry attended Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN before transferring to Columbus College in Columbus, GA where finished his college years. He is generous supporter of the American Cancer Society and the United Way. In his spare time, Larry enjoys getting away to his mountain house for some peace and quiet where he also enjoys playing golf and fishing.