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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Buying a house is the biggest purchase most consumers make, so making sure you get expert counsel from the best professionals in the home insurance industry is incredibly important to your financial future.

Five Star Professional is an independent organization that conducts market research to define and promote professional excellence in a wide variety of professions. The Five Star designation helps consumers in selecting a professional that other consumers say provides exceptional client satisfaction and service. Two Charlotte-area Brightway Insurance Agents recently received the esteemed Five Star designation.

Charlotte-area Brightway Agents receiving the Five Star distinction:

Dimitri Apostle, Agency Owner
Brightway, The Dimitri J. Apostle Agency
Charlotte, N.C.
Years Won: 1

Mark Hess, Agency Manager
Brightway, The Osteen & Aldridge Agency
Fort Mill, S.C.
Years Won:  5

“Helping homebuyers get the best coverage for their biggest financial investment is our top priority, and we’re thrilled to be recognized among the top professionals in our field,” said Apostle. “By offering more choice and expert counsel, we’ve earned a reputation as one of Charlotte’s top trusted sources for insurance.”
“Not only does Brightway offer coverage for your home, but also we can help you find total protection through  Flood, Auto, Motorcycle, Boat, ATV, RV, Umbrella, Life and Business policies, covering your most expensive assets,” Hess added.

A national Personal Lines property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent agencies, Brightway continues to enjoy year-over-year business growth by providing consumers more choice in insurance brands, expert counsel and world-class customer service.

For more details on the research methodology, see research details.

About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance retailer selling through a network of franchised independent stores throughout the country. With more than $554 million in annualized written premium, the company is one of the largest personal lines agencies in the United States.

Brightway began franchising operations in 2008 and has since grown to more than 800 people in 21 states serving customers in all 50 states. Forbes has recognized the company as America’s No. 1 Franchise to Buy. Additionally, the company was named a top franchise three years in a row by Entrepreneur magazine and one of the fastest-growing private companies in America nine consecutive years by Inc. 5000. People wishing to learn more about franchise ownership with Brightway may visit BrightwayDifference.com and find us on LinkedIn. Consumers seeking a better insurance buying experience may visit Brightway.com and find us on Facebook.

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