Larry Burtis - President

For P&C insurance premium paying property owners ($560 billion in 2017) as well as the contractors who serve them whenever the need arises who are not familiar with my company and me personally, my name is Larry Burtis, President and founder of BURCOS / 3RSystems, LLC. I bring to the table 40 + years of hands on retail and insurance paid storm damage repair and construction industry experience + an additional 20 years of concurrent in depth insurance/investment industry experience where my advice was sought out by leaders of some of the country’s most well-known companies.  

1970 - Having already learned estimating of commercial building projects from his father at the Minneapolis Builders Exchange years earlier, Larry began his hands on construction experience in new home construction before moving into exterior remodeling siding/trim/roofing/window and gutter estimating, planning, installation, production, quality control and sales.

1971 - Founded 3RSystems™ - storm damage contracting and consulting company (as BURCOS).

1975/76 - Acted at world famous Guthrie Theatre offshoot Minnesota Ensemble Theatre and worked with various recording artists

1981 - Completed Dale Carnegie sales and leadership training.

1982 - Completed Tom Hopkins "How to Master the Art of Selling Anything" sales training.

1983/85 - Conducted business building and sales/marketing training seminars for international marketing company.

1987 - Started 3RS Wealth Creation Systems™ insurance and investment planning and wealth preservation for business owners & executives.

1988 - Completed Life Underwriter Training Council (LUTC) insurance training.

1988/05 - Completed numerous insurance and investment training courses conducted by top insurance and Wall Street investment firms. Constant training was provided on a regular basis throughout his years in the insurance and investment business.

1995 - Became a Series 6 and 63 registered representative.

2007 - Closed down 3RS Wealth Creation Systems insurance and investment planning business to focus full time on insurance claims contracting and processing.

2010 - Wrote, published and released first edition of 3RS Profit MAX™ / The Playbook© in book form.

2011 - Created and developed 3RStimax™, contractor friendly insurance claim repair estimation software platform. Started Independent Construction Contractors of America (ICCOA) as a member only organization with which to address issues of concern for all independent construction contractors from across the country.

2013 - Introduced nationwide 3RSystems, LLC private on site in house contractor property damage insurance claims process training program.


On numerous occasions, Larry has served as an expert witness, appraiser, umpire and property owner advocate in bad faith insurance claim underpayment and denial court cases. He has also acted in leadership positions with various national and international marketing companies as a seminar speaker, business builder and sales trainer.

Larry has over four decades of hands on construction industry experience covering all aspects of the business. Larry also has twenty years of concurrent in depth and verifiable insurance and investment industry planning and consulting experience as founder and president of 3RS Wealth Creation Systems helping his clients to improve their financial portfolios. 

Disclaimer: Other than offering my experienced opinions as a matter of reference, I do not give accounting, tax, insurance, investment or legal advice. If you need such advice, I recommend that you consult with a licensed professional practicing in the area of your concern.    

Since 1971