JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — While the Coronavirus pandemic has negatively affected businesses nationwide, Brightway Insurance remains committed to customers and to people who want to build their own Brightway business with the holistic support the company offers. More consumers in California, Florida and Illinois now have access to more choice and expert counsel when shopping for insurance following the opening of five new Brightway locations this month.
- Marcus Barbee opened Brightway, The Barbee Agency in Bloomington, Ill.
- Mary Marquez opened Brightway, The Marquez Agency in West Palm Beach, Fla.
- Patrick Calabrese opened Brightway, The Calabrese Agency in West Palm Beach, Fla.
- Clayton Vigrass opened Brightway, The Vigrass Family Agency in St. Petersburg, Fla.
- Julie Tilbiyan opened Brightway, The JT Agency in Los Angeles, Calif.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Marcus, Mary, Patrick, Clayton and Julie to the Brightway family and partner with them to expand our footprint coast to coast,” said Brightway President and CEO, Michael Miller. “Our company’s goals align with those of our franchise owners’, so we strive to innovate and do everything we can to help them achieve their goals because when they’re successful, everyone in the company benefits.”
In June, the company announced a lower-cost, $5,000 franchise offering that empowers people seeking the American dream of business ownership the opportunity to grow at their own pace. It also provides a second location at no additional cost.
Brightway is a recession-proof company, and its low-risk, high-reward business opportunities allow people from a wide variety of backgrounds to prosper. One out of every four agencies has books of business greater than $5 million*, and the company just celebrated its first agency to cross the $30 million in written premium mark.
About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $710 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 242 offices across 22 states serving customers in all 50 states.