The Ladd Agency Profile


The Ladd Agency was established in 1988 by Stephen A. Ladd, who has over 35 years experience within the insurance industry. Our company has grown significantly with the purchase of the Cudahy Dretzka-Ladd Agency in 1996 and the purchase of the Waukesha Calandra-Ladd Agency in 1998.

Currently, The Ladd Agency serves the insurance needs of about 3,000 individuals and families, and the insurance needs of over 1,000 business concerns in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.

Our offices in Cedarburg and Milwaukee include a state-of-the-art computer system for record keeping. In addition, we have a special rating system to enable us to obtain instant rate comparisons from the country’s finest insurance companies.


A Professional Agency with Personal Service

The Ladd Agency is a firm of proven professionals and caring and conscientious people; the kind of people you can depend on. Our primary objectives are:

  • to be honest and fair in all our dealings,
  • to be interested in people and their problems,
  • to treat the client’s needs as if they were our own.

We are committed to a high standard of excellence in all that we do and to establishing a firm relationship of mutual trust and service with each of our clients.


Our Aims

  • To reduce your insurance cost.
  • To reduce gaps in coverage.

Our professional staff analyzes your insurance requirements first from the viewpoint of RISK MANAGEMENT.

By risk elimination, risk reduction, risk transfer or risk assumption the cost of your package of insurance may be considerably reduced.


The Service You Can Expect

  • A complete analysis of your insurance needs.
  • We design a responsible protection program for you.
  • We select the company or companies best suited to your situation.
  • We present you with a competitively priced proposal.
  • We move quickly to get fair, prompt settlement of your claims.
  • We periodically review the adequacy of your insurance program.
  • We look for ways to save you money.


* * * Licensed in Wisconsin and Illinois * * *

Steve Ladd Jr.

President – Sales

(262) 251-8660