MIAMI — More residents in Miami soon will experience a better way to buy insurance for their homes, condos, valuables, vehicles and more. Veteran business man and now Brightway Insurance Agency Owner, Federico Bocca, will open Brightway, The F. Bocca Agency Monday, Aug. 13, in downtown Miami.
“I’ve worked for 20 years in risk management and finance and am excited to use my expertise to help consumers in Miami make smart decisions about their insurance coverage and financial futures,” said Bocca. “As a Brightway Insurance Agency, we offer the most choice in insurance brands and have backend support that allows us to give customers our complete focus on finding the best policy to fit their individual needs.”
Originally from Ecuador, Bocca moved to the United States in 2017. In 2012, he started his own company, Summaratings Credit Rating, which focuses on risk management and credit rating for clients in Ecuador. Prior to that, he spent 10 years as the Chief Financial Officer of a public university in Ecuador, where he also taught Finance and Economics at the graduate and undergraduate levels for many years.
A life-long learner, Bocca earned a Doctorate in Finance from Tulane University in New Orleans, La., an Executive Master of Business Administration from IDE Business School in Ecuador, a Magister degree in Economy from Catholic University of Chile in Chile and a bachelor’s degree in Economy from Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral in Ecuador, which is where he later taught and served as CFO.
Bocca is a member of the American Finance Association and American Economic Association. He speaks English and Spanish and as a Brightway Agency Owner, he looks forward to becoming a source of trust for friends and neighbors seeking expert counsel and more choice.
“Federico Bocca brings a wealth of knowledge to the business, and we’re pleased to welcome him to the Brightway family,” said Brightway President, Talman Howard. “We have hundreds of insurance professionals working to provide world-class service to his customers and to help him grow his business as quickly as possible.”
Brightway Agency Owners enjoy comprehensive business support including customer service, carrier relationships, marketing, accounting and technology. As a result, Brightway agencies consistently outsell other insurance agencies three-to-one.*
Brightway, The F. Bocca Agency is located at 2267 SW 22nd Street in Miami. The Agency offers customized Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Flood, RV, Motorcycle, Boat, Life and Umbrella insurance policies from numerous insurance brands including American Colonial, Bankers, Burns and Wilcox, Foremost, Progressive, Safeco and SageSure.
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 $539 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 20 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.