December 21, 2017 at 8pm ET on ESPN

Deepak “DJ” Jakhotia


Deepak “DJ” Jakhotia is owner of Mid-Century Insurance Group. He began his career in the insurance industry after graduating from University of South Florida in 1989. For ten years he owned and operated Jakhotia Insurance Group in Tampa, FL. After years of success, in 2008 he was approached by an agency in the Tampa Bay area and was offered to sell the agency. After careful thought he decided it was a good business move and sold the agency. Continuing his carrier in the insurance industry he then formed another Limited Liability Corp in 2010, Blu Insurance Group in Tampa, FL. In 2016 the agency name was changed to Mid-Century Insurance Group. His focus is partnering with middle market clients however specializes in hospitality, fitness studios, property management companies, apartment complexes, addiction treatment and charter schools.

He has resided in the Tampa Bay area for over 30 years and is an active member of the community as well as contributes to varies charities but most specifically Children’s Cancer Society. DJ currently serves on the Board of St. Petersburg Bowl Board and is a member of the Asian American Hotel Association.