Founded by Douglas LaFontaine and Frank Budd in 1940, LaFontaine and Budd Inc. was owned and directed by James T. Rick, Sr. from 1963 until 2003. Today, LaFontaine & Budd Inc. is owned and operated by James T. Rick Jr., CIC and Michael A. McCurry Jr., CPCU, CIC and serves the insurance needs of thousands of individuals, families, and business concerns throughout the state of New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania.