Jack Guignard, Founder

Jack combines depth of experience with a direct and honest approach to advising clients. Since founding Guignard Company in 1977, Jack has never wavered from his commitment to being a true partner to his clients and building a company that provides the best surety bond service in the industry.

After graduation from college, Jack began his career in the Midwest, working with contractors throughout nine states from the bond department of a major surety company. In 1967, he was asked to establish his company’s bond operation in Florida, where he grew their operations throughout the state. He later joined the agency side of the business and served as a Vice President of one of the nation’s largest bond agencies. In 1977, he formed Guignard Company, where he continued to develop his passion for establishing long-term relationships with his clients through unparalleled customer service and in-depth knowledge of the industry. Jack’s extensive experience and uncompromising integrity continue to guide the company today, making Guignard Company one of the most highly respected firms in the industry.


  • Washington University B.A. Business Administration

Licenses and Designations:

  • State of Florida 220 License

Professional Affiliations:

  • National Association of Surety Bond Producers