FISHERS, IND. Insurance Business America has named Brightway Insurance Multi-unit Owner, Man Phung, to its 2020 list of Rising Stars. The national insurance trade publication celebrates Phung and 84 other professionals who are age 35 or younger and who “are making noteworthy contributions to their respective niches of the insurance world.”

“I’m honored and humbled to be recognized as a Rising Star by Insurance Business America,” said Phung. “My wife and family have been so supportive, and we have a fantastic team who goes above and beyond to provide expert counsel and top-notch service to our customers. We’ve worked hard to grow our business and the Brightway brand in new markets and look forward to building on that success.”

Phung opened Brightway, The Phung Agency in Fishers, Indiana, three years ago, becoming the first person to open a Brightway Agency in the Hoosier State. One year later, he opened another agency in Round Rock, Texas, which was the first Brightway Agency in the Austin, Texas market. Last year, Brightway named Phung New Agency Owner of the Year, Mover and Shaker and Midwest Sales Leader for production in 2018.

“We’re thrilled to see Man recognized by a national publication,” said Brightway President and CEO, Michael Miller. “He’s a go-getter who we’re proud to partner with; he leverages our holistic system to thrive.”

Brightway, The Phung Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Flood, Auto, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, Business, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including Appalachian Underwriters, Bankers, Encompass, Foremost, Grange, Hagerty, Hippo, Johnson & Johnson, Nationwide, Progressive, Safeco, State Auto, Tapco, Travelers and many more.

About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $720 million in annualized written premium, making it one of the largest Personal Lines agencies in the U.S.

Brightway’s focus is on producing Win, Win, Win outcomes for consumers by offering customized insurance solutions and for people wishing to sell insurance by providing business opportunities that span from single Agent to multi-unit enterprises. Regardless of the path taken, Brightway provides the support necessary to consistently outsell other insurance agents.

Brightway got its start in 2008 and has since grown to more than 900 people in 253 offices across 22 states serving customers in all 50 states.

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