Jeff McGeary, Allied Insurance Brokers executive vice president, has been named secretary of the Florida Crane Owners’ Council. McGeary will take minutes at the council’s quarterly meetings and serve as webmaster for its website. Allied donates the cost of FCOC’s website on an annual basis.

Allied’s niche industries include crane, scaffold, equipment rental, party goods, wood products and non-profits.

McGeary is a minority shareholder of Allied and manages its sales and support staff.