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MORRISTOWN, TENN. — Timothy Walters welcomed the community, friends and family to Brightway, The Walters Agency during a ribbon cutting event held in conjunction with the Morristown Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, Oct. 19. The new Insurance Agency is located at 2412 W. Andrew Johnson Highway, Suite G in Morristown (between UPS and St. Patrick Catholic Church and across the street from Sonic Drive-In). Owner, Walters, opened the business May 21.
“The Morristown Area Chamber of Commerce has been a true partner since we opened the Agency, and we are thrilled to team up to host our official ribbon cutting,” said Walters. “We’re thrilled to be the first Brightway Insurance Agency in the area and the second in the state. As a Brightway Agency, we’re able to offer expert counsel and more choice of insurance brands than you’ll find anywhere else.”
Walters’ team brings more than a decade of insurance industry experience to Brightway. The Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including American Strategic, Bankers, Burns and Wilcox, Dixon Wells, Foremost, Johnson & Johnson, National General, Nationwide, Progressive and Safeco. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EST) and Saturday by appointment.
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 $549 million in annualized written premium, the company is one of the largest personal lines agencies in the United States. Brightway provides its franchise owners with access to more insurance companies than any other agency, along with a comprehensive system of support that frees them up to focus on customizing policies that meet their customers’ needs.
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.
Brightway agents consistently outsell their independent counterparts. When you open your agency, you can too.