• 500 West Madison Street, Suite 2700
    Chicago, IL 60661
  • Phone: (312)-630-0800
  • Fax: (312)-630-0833

Managing Members


Donald B. Zimelis

Managing Principal

phone: 312.630.0834
email: dzimelis@schwartzbrothers.com

Donald B. Zimelis is a managing member of Schwartz Brothers Insurance Agency and is a principal of Schwartz Benefit Services, Inc.

With over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, Don represents various manufacturers, distributors, real estate developers and homebuilders in the Chicagoland area and throughout the United States. His area of expertise is the integration of risk management techniques as part of an overall insurance program, while also specializing in difficult insurance placements.

Don serves on numerous Insurance Companies’ agency councils and is a member of the Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Denver, and has completed a number of courses towards his Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter designation.

Don is active in the Real Estate Investment Association.  He is a featured speaker on a variety of insurance topics.