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LAKE ZURICH, ILL. — Joseph Janicki and his rock star team welcomed the community, customers, business partners, friends and family to a ribbon-cutting event to celebrate the official opening of Brightway, The Janicki Agency, located at 160 East Main Street in Lake Zurich (at the intersection of IL-22 and East Main Street). The Agency held the grand opening event Tuesday, May 18, in conjunction with the Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce and the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce.

“We are extremely grateful for our friends, family, business partners and the Lake Zurich and Barrington Area chambers of commerce for joining us today and for their continued support,” said Janicki. “We look forward to earning the community’s trust as the top Insurance Agency that you can count on to provide expert counsel and more choice of insurance brands than anyone else.”

“Being able to celebrate and support new businesses in our area is one of the highlights of our Chamber’s efforts,” said Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director, Claire Slattery. “We’re thrilled to welcome Joseph and his team to the Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce and look forward to seeing the business thrive as more people in our community learn about it and the value it adds.”


Click here to view of a video from the event on YouTube.

“We’re pleased to welcome Joseph and his team to the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce.  They are now part of a business community dedicated to supporting their growth and prosperity,” said Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, Suzanne Corr.

A Palatine native, Janicki comes to Brightway with more than 15 years of sales and management experience. He understands and embraces the importance of providing exceptional service. He loves spending time with his family and traveling. Janicki and his wife, Erica, have three children: Juliana, Mikala and Caden. They recently moved back to the area and live in Lake Zurich. Being a resident of Lake Zurich, Janicki enjoys building a business in this community that serves the people of Lake Zurich and surrounding areas.

Brightway, The Janicki Agency offers customized Home, Flood, Auto, Boat, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, RV, Motorcycle, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including Appalachian Underwriters, Bankers, Burns and Wilcox, Foremost, Hagerty, Hippo, Johnson and Johnson, Nationwide, Progressive, Safeco, Tower Hill Specialty and many more. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CDT) and Saturday/Sunday by appointment.

About Brightway Insurance
Brightway Insurance is a national property/casualty insurance distribution company with more than $795 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 nearly 1,200 people in 300 offices across 25 states serving customers in all 50 states.

For more information about Brightway, The Janicki Agency, visit BrightwayJanicki.com or call 847-807-3200. Learn more about franchise opportunities with Brightway at BrightwayDifference.com.

For media inquiries, please contact Public Relations Manager Courtney Heidelberg at 904-394-1953